Haywood County, North Carolina Population 2019

Haywood County, North Carolina's estimated population is 61,036 with a growth rate of 1.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Haywood County, North Carolina is the 45th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201861,9719351.53%
201761,0366471.07%
201660,3897531.26%
201559,6365020.85%
201459,1341680.28%
201358,9663240.55%
201258,642-80-0.14%
201158,722-213-0.36%
201058,93511,99325.55%
199046,9424470.96%
198046,4954,78511.47%
197041,7101,9995.03%
196039,7112,0805.53%
195037,6312,8278.12%
194034,8046,53123.10%
193028,2734,77720.33%
192023,4962,47611.78%
191021,0204,79829.58%
190016,2222,87621.55%
189013,3463,07529.94%
188010,2712,35029.67%
18707,9212,12036.55%
18605,801-1,273-18.00%
18507,0742,09942.19%
18404,9753978.67%
18304,57850512.40%
18204,0731,29346.51%
18102,7800.00%

Haywood County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White57,287
Two or More Races804
Black or African American644
Some Other Race495
Asian340
American Indian and Alaska Native256
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander28

Haywood County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2019

Haywood County, North Carolina Median Age

47.5


Total

45.8


Male

49


Female

Haywood County, North Carolina Adults

There are 48,854 adults, (14,194 of whom are seniors) in Haywood County, North Carolina.

Haywood County, North Carolina Age Dependency

72.7

Age Dependency Ratio

41

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Haywood County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

30,846

51.54%

Male

29,008

48.46%

Haywood County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Haywood County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.5%16.5%
All71.7%28.3%
Male66.6%33.4%
Non Family64%36%
Female44%56%

71.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,2882.2671.7
Married13,3782.883.5
Non Family9,0771.1764
Female2,9663.0344
Male8672.766.6

2.76

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Haywood County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3122.93%
9th to 12th Grade4,1679.30%
High School Graduate12,62028.16%
Some College10,00822.33%
Associates Degree5,81012.97%
Bachelors Degree6,56414.65%
Graduate Degree4,3309.66%

Haywood County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White42,37537,44210,287
Hispanic1,172858215
Black44732387
Multiple Races412347126
Asian308271204
Other Race26917358
Native American16314917
Islander2828

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 66.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,902$38,807$26,380
Less Than High School$21,008$22,808$18,359
High School Grad$22,996$28,873$17,600
Some College$31,879$41,139$26,330
Bachelors Degree$42,420$51,270$35,250
Graduate Degree$51,957$66,065$48,060

$31,902

Average Earnings

$38,807

Average Male

$26,380

Average Female

Haywood County, North Carolina Language

Haywood County, North Carolina Language by Age

Haywood County, North Carolina Language

96.75% of Haywood County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.21% of the population.

Haywood County, North Carolina Poverty

Haywood County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White55,0058,44915.36%
Hispanic2,23772532.41%
Multiple80440149.88%
Black63720031.40%
Other49416533.40%
Asian3407522.06%
Native2563212.50%

16.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.15%

Male Poverty Rate

17.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Haywood County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Haywood County, North Carolina is Multiple, with 49.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Haywood County, North Carolina is Native, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.91%
High School16.91%
Some College11.22%
Bachelors or Greater3.54%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.38%
Male Unemployed39.79%
Male Employed8.43%
Female Employed8.34%

Haywood County, North Carolina Income

Haywood County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,538$60,451
Families$56,859$71,015
Married Families$65,879-
Non Families$26,235$37,684

Haywood County, North Carolina Marital Status

Haywood County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.0%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Haywood County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Haywood County, North Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Haywood County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Haywood County, North Carolina Veterans

5,697

Number of Veterans

5,367

Male Veterans

330

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,472
First Gulf War1,068
Second Gulf War669
Korea614
World War II269

Haywood County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,49711.71%
Hispanic1037.58%
2 or More8615.72%
Black6713.16%
Asian196.17%
Indian168.16%
Other123.65%

Haywood County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

6.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Haywood County, North Carolina Employment Status

53.4%

Labor Force Participation

50.7%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Haywood County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Waynesville98609958980.99%
Canton42124252400.95%
Maggie Valley1147129014312.47%
Clyde12251263383.10%
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