Cumberland County, North Carolina Population 2018

Cumberland County, North Carolina's estimated population is 332,546 with a growth rate of -0.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cumberland County, North Carolina is the 5th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017332,7662200.07%
2017332,546-992-0.30%
2016333,5381,7860.54%
2015331,752-969-0.29%
2014332,721-552-0.17%
2013333,2733,0490.92%
2012330,224-653-0.20%
2011330,8773,6631.12%
2010327,21452,64819.17%
1990274,56627,40611.09%
1980247,16035,11816.56%
1970212,04263,62442.87%
1960148,41852,41254.59%
195096,00636,68661.84%
194059,32014,10131.18%
193045,21910,15528.96%
192035,064-220-0.62%
191035,2846,03520.63%
190029,2491,9287.06%
189027,3213,48514.62%
188023,8366,80139.92%
187017,0356664.07%
186016,369-4,241-20.58%
185020,6105,32634.85%
184015,2844503.03%
183014,8343882.69%
182014,4465,06453.98%
18109,3821181.27%
18009,2645936.84%
17908,6710.00%

Cumberland County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White169,835
Black or African American121,699
Two or More Races19,376
Asian8,299
Some Other Race8,026
American Indian and Alaska Native4,649
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander882

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Cumberland County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

5,00010,00015,00020,000 Male Population5,00010,00015,00020,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Cumberland County, North Carolina Median Age

31


Total

28.8


Male

33.7


Female

Cumberland County, North Carolina Adults

There are 249,664 adults, (36,612 of whom are seniors) in Cumberland County, North Carolina.

Cumberland County, North Carolina Age Dependency

56.2

Age Dependency Ratio

17.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Cumberland County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

166,979

50.18%

Male

165,787

49.82%

Cumberland County, North Carolina Households and Families

Cumberland County, North Carolina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Cumberland County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married65.3%34.7%
All51%49%
Male43.5%56.5%
Non Family40%60%
Female40%60%

51.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cumberland County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All124,5002.5551
Married53,5823.2465.3
Non Family45,6001.240
Female20,4583.5440
Male4,8603.4243.5

3.25

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cumberland County, North Carolina Households

Cumberland County, North Carolina Education

Cumberland County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,2903.08%
9th to 12th Grade13,1476.45%
High School Graduate52,89525.93%
Some College59,93529.38%
Associates Degree22,24210.90%
Bachelors Degree32,71716.04%
Graduate Degree16,7608.22%

Cumberland County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White97,53490,10325,719
Black74,92967,55716,697
Hispanic18,62616,0163,831
Multiple Races6,4855,9691,528
Asian5,8264,7621,887
Other Race4,3163,677606
Native American3,0522,336246
Islander56751824

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.38%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 32.39%.

Cumberland County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,834$37,626$26,408
Less Than High School$17,439$20,856$13,798
High School Grad$25,225$28,146$20,751
Some College$30,375$37,138$23,135
Bachelors Degree$42,665$54,625$34,706
Graduate Degree$59,035$74,620$51,792

$31,834

Average Earnings

$37,626

Average Male

$26,408

Average Female

Cumberland County, North Carolina Language

Cumberland County, North Carolina Language by Age

Cumberland County, North Carolina Language

88.45% of Cumberland County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 11.55% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.91% of the population.

Cumberland County, North Carolina Poverty

Cumberland County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black117,47028,36824.15%
White141,08018,06512.80%
Hispanic35,1696,87619.55%
Multiple18,0453,94421.86%
Other7,1691,36018.97%
Native4,3531,19127.36%
Asian7,80481710.47%
Islander82311213.61%

18.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.76%

Male Poverty Rate

20.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cumberland County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cumberland County, North Carolina is Native, with 27.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cumberland County, North Carolina is Asian, with 10.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.97%.

Cumberland County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.03%
High School18.42%
Some College12.86%
Bachelors or Greater5.12%

Cumberland County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.78%
Male Unemployed37.00%
Female Employed12.27%
Male Employed8.10%

Cumberland County, North Carolina Income

Cumberland County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,737$58,623
Families$52,903$67,299
Married Families$66,532$81,143
Non Families$30,750$41,301

Cumberland County, North Carolina Marital Status

Cumberland County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

44.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Cumberland County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Cumberland County, North Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Cumberland County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Cumberland County, North Carolina Veterans

Cumberland County, North Carolina Veterans by War

43,087

Number of Veterans

34,554

Male Veterans

8,533

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War18,343
First Gulf War17,668
Vietnam11,374
Korea1,530
World War II373

Cumberland County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 5415,124
55 to 649,562
18 to 348,355
65 to 746,168
75+3,878

Cumberland County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White22,18419.69%
Black17,61020.86%
Hispanic4,02520.24%
2 or More1,26516.01%
Other92518.76%
Asian5238.67%
Indian45213.71%
Hawaiian12818.52%

Cumberland County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

7.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cumberland County, North Carolina Employment Status

Cumberland County, North Carolina Employment by Age

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

48%

Employment Rate

10%

Unemployment Rate

Cumberland County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Cumberland County, North Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cumberland County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fayetteville20058520475941742.08%
Hope Mills15540162276874.42%
Spring Lake120081316811609.66%
Eastover36283713852.34%
Stedman10251063383.71%
Wade556567111.98%
Falcon 26727362.25%
Godwin13914564.32%
Linden13013443.08%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990