Person County, North Carolina Population 2018

Person County, North Carolina's estimated population is 39,370 with a growth rate of 0.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Person County, North Carolina is the 63rd largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201739,240-130-0.33%
201739,370870.22%
201639,283920.23%
201539,191740.19%
201439,117-123-0.31%
201339,240640.16%
201239,176-336-0.85%
201139,5121060.27%
201039,4069,22630.57%
199030,1801,0163.48%
198029,1643,25012.54%
197025,914-480-1.82%
196026,3942,0338.35%
195024,361-668-2.67%
194025,0292,99013.57%
193022,0393,06616.16%
192018,9731,6179.32%
191017,3566714.02%
190016,6851,53410.12%
189015,1511,43210.44%
188013,7192,54922.82%
187011,170-51-0.45%
186011,2214404.08%
185010,78199110.12%
18409,790-237-2.36%
183010,02799811.05%
18209,0292,38735.94%
18106,6422403.75%
18006,4020.00%

Person County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White26,718
Black or African American10,633
Two or More Races767
Some Other Race722
American Indian and Alaska Native322
Asian60
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander18

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

Person County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Person County, North Carolina Median Age

43


Total

42


Male

44.1


Female

Person County, North Carolina Adults

There are 30,728 adults, (7,038 of whom are seniors) in Person County, North Carolina.

Person County, North Carolina Age Dependency

65.6

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Person County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

20,267

51.65%

Male

18,973

48.35%

Person County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

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

Person County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
Male84.9%15.1%
All72%28%
Non Family59.6%40.4%
Female48%52%

72.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Person County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,7722.4672
Married7,1692.9788.9
Non Family5,1071.1759.6
Female2,7753.3248
Male7213.1384.9

2.97

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Person County, North Carolina Households

Person County, North Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3855.01%
9th to 12th Grade2,6819.69%
High School Graduate10,16836.76%
Some College6,03221.81%
Associates Degree3,17511.48%
Bachelors Degree3,02810.95%
Graduate Degree1,1944.32%

Person County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,20816,8463,257
Black7,1545,735815
Hispanic803578106
Multiple Races40738747
Other Race282167
Native American2171812
Asian383412

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 95.09%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 31.58%.

Person County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,123$39,328$30,158
Less Than High School$18,602$27,326$13,571
High School Grad$30,892$36,177$25,910
Some College$35,243$42,358$30,672
Bachelors Degree$38,484$41,821$35,032
Graduate Degree$54,940$78,425$54,167

$34,123

Average Earnings

$39,328

Average Male

$30,158

Average Female

Person County, North Carolina Language

Person County, North Carolina Language by Age

Person County, North Carolina Language

95.45% of Person County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 4.55% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.73% of the population.

Person County, North Carolina Poverty

Person County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,6963,38713.18%
Black10,5152,95028.06%
Hispanic1,60560737.82%
Other72249668.70%
Multiple74812516.71%
Native322309.32%

18.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.30%

Male Poverty Rate

19.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Person County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Person County, North Carolina is Other, with 68.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Person County, North Carolina is Native, with 9.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.85%.

Person County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.32%
Some College13.21%
High School12.89%
Bachelors or Greater2.52%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.69%
Male Unemployed29.41%
Female Employed9.62%
Male Employed4.50%

Person County, North Carolina Income

Person County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,921$58,792
Families$58,161$68,631
Married Families$71,445$
Non Families$25,250$35,905

Person County, North Carolina Marital Status

Person County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

45.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Person County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Person 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 35To44.

Person County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race


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

Person County, North Carolina Veterans

Person County, North Carolina Veterans by War

2,533

Number of Veterans

2,368

Male Veterans

165

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam945
First Gulf War576
Second Gulf War331
Korea241
World War II55

Person County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74759
35 to 54756
75+530
55 to 64368
18 to 34120

Person County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8578.68%
Black6337.74%
Hispanic535.40%
Indian3213.01%
2 or More112.66%

Person County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

6.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Person County, North Carolina Employment Status

Person County, North Carolina Employment by Age

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

10.9%

Unemployment Rate

Person County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Person County, North Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Person County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Roxboro83558348-7-0.08%
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