Haywood County, North Carolina Population 2018

Haywood County, North Carolina's estimated population is 61,084 with a growth rate of 2.53% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Haywood County, North Carolina is the 44th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201761,0841,5072.53%
201659,577-811-1.34%
201660,3887271.22%
201559,6615090.86%
201459,1521670.28%
201358,9853200.55%
201258,665-75-0.13%
201158,740-200-0.34%
201058,94011,99825.56%
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
White57,137
Two or More Races894
Black or African American637
Some Other Race402
Asian320
American Indian and Alaska Native167
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Haywood County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Haywood County, North Carolina Median Age

47.2


Total

45.7


Male

48.5


Female

Haywood County, North Carolina Adults

There are 48,555 adults, (14,060 of which are seniors) in Haywood County, North Carolina.

Haywood County, North Carolina Age Dependency

72.6

Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Haywood County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

30,779

51.66%

Male

28,798

48.34%

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
Married83.9%16.1%
All71.8%28.2%
Male68.7%31.3%
Non Family64%36%
Female41.9%58.1%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Haywood County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,2962.2571.8
Married13,2272.7983.9
Non Family9,1821.1564
Female2,8943.0741.9
Male9932.6968.7

2.76

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Haywood County, North Carolina Households

Haywood County, North Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5853.57%
9th to 12th Grade4,1839.42%
High School Graduate12,70428.62%
Some College9,87522.24%
Associates Degree5,49512.38%
Bachelors Degree6,45114.53%
Graduate Degree4,1009.24%

Haywood County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White42,14136,92510,020
Hispanic1,071703199
Multiple Races452402107
Black43934872
Asian266232172
Other Race21913550
Native American1017621
Islander2020

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 islander people with a rate of 64.66%.

Haywood County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,532$36,717$26,292
Less Than High School$20,383$22,335$16,588
High School Grad$23,263$30,093$17,327
Some College$31,509$39,810$26,260
Bachelors Degree$42,852$49,429$38,485
Graduate Degree$49,953$63,370$45,779

$31,532

Average Earnings

$36,717

Average Male

$26,292

Average Female

Haywood County, North Carolina Language

Haywood County, North Carolina Language by Age

Haywood County, North Carolina Language

96.86% of Haywood County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.14% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.27% of the population.

Haywood County, North Carolina Poverty

Haywood County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White55,0278,76315.92%
Hispanic2,15059127.49%
Multiple89434438.48%
Black62616025.56%
Asian3206821.25%
Other3975213.10%
Native1673118.56%

16.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.29%

Male Poverty Rate

17.09%

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 38.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Haywood County, North Carolina is Other, with 13.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.62%.

Haywood County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.95%
High School17.38%
Some College11.28%
Bachelors or Greater3.18%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.11%
Male Unemployed40.64%
Female Employed8.18%
Male Employed7.93%

Haywood County, North Carolina Income

Haywood County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,097$58,767
Families$55,115$69,981
Married Families$64,161$
Non Families$25,862$34,832

Haywood County, North Carolina Marital Status

Haywood County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.2%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Haywood County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Haywood County, North Carolina Veterans

Haywood County, North Carolina Veterans by War

5,664

Number of Veterans

5,354

Male Veterans

310

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,399
First Gulf War1,054
Korea674
Second Gulf War505
World War II305

Haywood County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,893
75+1,498
35 to 541,161
55 to 64930
18 to 34182

Haywood County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,44311.64%
Hispanic1259.56%
2 or More12420.77%
Black479.49%
Indian2115.22%
Asian176.39%
Other124.20%

Haywood County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

5.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Haywood County, North Carolina Employment Status

Haywood County, North Carolina Employment by Age

53.5%

Labor Force Participation

50.3%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Haywood County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Haywood County, North Carolina Employment by Education

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%
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