Iredell County, North Carolina Population 2018

Iredell County, North Carolina's estimated population is 175,711 with a growth rate of 4.91% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Iredell County, North Carolina is the 15th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017175,7118,2184.91%
2016167,493-5,036-2.92%
2016172,5292,9651.75%
2015169,5643,0011.80%
2014166,5631,9391.18%
2013164,6241,8791.15%
2012162,7451,6461.02%
2011161,0991,3240.83%
2010159,77566,84471.93%
199092,93110,39312.59%
198082,53810,34114.32%
197072,1979,67115.47%
196062,5266,22311.05%
195056,3035,87911.66%
194050,4243,7317.99%
193046,6938,73723.02%
192037,9563,64110.61%
191034,3155,25118.07%
190029,0643,60214.15%
189025,4622,78712.29%
188022,6755,74433.93%
187016,9311,58410.32%
186015,3476284.27%
185014,719-966-6.16%
184015,6857675.14%
183014,9181,84714.13%
182013,0712,09919.13%
181010,9722,11623.89%
18008,8563,42162.94%
17905,4350.00%

Iredell County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White136,625
Black or African American20,622
Asian4,020
Some Other Race3,190
Two or More Races2,249
American Indian and Alaska Native749
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander38

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

Iredell 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

Iredell County, North Carolina Median Age

40.4


Total

39.1


Male

41.3


Female

Iredell County, North Carolina Adults

There are 127,295 adults, (24,286 of which are seniors) in Iredell County, North Carolina.

Iredell County, North Carolina Age Dependency

62.5

Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Iredell County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

85,131

50.83%

Male

82,362

49.17%

Iredell County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Iredell County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
All71.8%28.2%
Non Family60.3%39.7%
Male57.6%42.4%
Female51.1%48.9%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Iredell County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All61,7162.6971.8
Married33,9503.1783.6
Non Family17,2281.2560.3
Female7,9433.4251.1
Male2,5953.7857.6

3.17

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Iredell County, North Carolina Households

Iredell County, North Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,8354.26%
9th to 12th Grade8,9437.88%
High School Graduate33,15029.20%
Some College26,03322.93%
Associates Degree11,40910.05%
Bachelors Degree20,17717.77%
Graduate Degree8,9827.91%

Iredell County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White90,90082,55324,908
Black12,81410,2921,783
Hispanic6,2723,883816
Asian2,5972,2991,403
Other Race1,735717141
Multiple Races785677175
Native American40626586
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 54.02%.

Iredell County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,379$42,445$27,893
Less Than High School$23,047$27,940$16,977
High School Grad$28,480$33,361$21,801
Some College$34,822$43,773$26,572
Bachelors Degree$50,525$63,735$40,625
Graduate Degree$59,349$81,844$46,168

$35,379

Average Earnings

$42,445

Average Male

$27,893

Average Female

Iredell County, North Carolina Language

Iredell County, North Carolina Language by Age

Iredell County, North Carolina Language

90.55% of Iredell County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 9.45% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.14% of the population.

Iredell County, North Carolina Poverty

Iredell County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White127,16312,73010.01%
Black20,2975,64127.79%
Hispanic12,1043,01824.93%
Other3,1771,05133.08%
Multiple2,18651623.60%
Asian4,0203438.53%
Native740131.76%

13.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.31%

Male Poverty Rate

15.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Iredell County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Iredell County, North Carolina is Other, with 33.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Iredell County, North Carolina is Native, with 1.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.55%.

Iredell County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.66%
High School11.76%
Some College10.50%
Bachelors or Greater3.30%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.78%
Male Unemployed24.39%
Female Employed8.22%
Male Employed4.66%

Iredell County, North Carolina Income

Iredell County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,937$74,059
Families$64,736$85,295
Married Families$76,758$98,458
Non Families$31,032$41,973

Iredell County, North Carolina Marital Status

Iredell County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.7%

Male Marriage Rate

51.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Iredell County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Iredell 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.

Iredell County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Iredell County, North Carolina Veterans

Iredell County, North Carolina Veterans by War

10,175

Number of Veterans

9,362

Male Veterans

813

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,802
First Gulf War1,582
Second Gulf War1,306
Korea919
World War II367

Iredell County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,819
35 to 542,385
55 to 642,133
75+1,967
18 to 34871

Iredell County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,9878.49%
Black9336.25%
Hispanic2052.69%
2 or More13715.05%
Asian521.78%
Indian468.85%
Hawaiian11100.00%
Other90.42%

Iredell County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

7.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Iredell County, North Carolina Employment Status

Iredell County, North Carolina Employment by Age

64.7%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Iredell County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Iredell County, North Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Iredell County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mooresville335663654329778.87%
Statesville244892650620178.24%
Davidson 1090312452154914.21%
Troutman237425762028.51%
Harmony531563326.03%
Love Valley9910455.05%
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