Scotland County, North Carolina Population 2019

Scotland County, North Carolina's estimated population is 35,172 with a growth rate of -0.45% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Scotland County, North Carolina is the 68th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201834,810-362-1.03%
201735,172-159-0.45%
201635,33110.00%
201535,330-335-0.94%
201435,665-250-0.70%
201335,915-175-0.48%
201236,090-182-0.50%
201136,2722090.58%
201036,0632,3096.84%
199033,7541,4814.59%
198032,2735,34419.84%
197026,9291,7466.93%
196025,183-1,153-4.38%
195026,3363,10413.36%
194023,2323,05815.16%
193020,1744,57429.32%
192015,6002371.54%
191015,3632,81022.39%
190012,5530.00%

Scotland County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White15,921
Black or African American13,726
American Indian and Alaska Native3,958
Two or More Races985
Some Other Race592
Asian255
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

Scotland County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2019

Scotland County, North Carolina Median Age

39.3


Total

37.1


Male

41.1


Female

Scotland County, North Carolina Adults

There are 27,191 adults, (5,759 of whom are seniors) in Scotland County, North Carolina.

Scotland County, North Carolina Age Dependency

65.4

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Scotland County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

17,899

50.50%

Male

17,546

49.50%

Scotland County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Scotland County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.5%16.5%
All62%38%
Male54.9%45.1%
Non Family53.4%46.6%
Female37.7%62.3%

62.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,2732.4862
Married5,3323.1383.5
Non Family4,3401.1553.4
Female2,9583.1637.7
Male6433.0554.9

3.06

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scotland County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4166.00%
9th to 12th Grade3,67915.58%
High School Graduate7,80033.04%
Some College4,93120.89%
Associates Degree2,0408.64%
Bachelors Degree2,42410.27%
Graduate Degree1,3185.58%

Scotland County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,4249,6162,485
Black8,8066,731912
Native American2,3301,495119
Hispanic573335110
Multiple Races38026268
Other Race31716770
Asian14811769
Islander88

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 46.62%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,971$31,636$25,737
Less Than High School$24,363$27,986$19,408
High School Grad$25,539$29,301$17,500
Some College$26,065$31,173$22,851
Bachelors Degree$37,983$38,239$37,877
Graduate Degree$49,924$60,222$48,217

$28,971

Average Earnings

$31,636

Average Male

$25,737

Average Female

Scotland County, North Carolina Language

Scotland County, North Carolina Language by Age

Scotland County, North Carolina Language

96.42% of Scotland County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.56% of the population.

Scotland County, North Carolina Poverty

Scotland County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black12,5055,47143.75%
White14,7722,63817.86%
Native3,7431,05828.27%
Multiple88133938.48%
Hispanic86229233.87%
Other55526948.47%
Asian20673.40%

29.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.12%

Male Poverty Rate

32.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scotland County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scotland County, North Carolina is Other, with 48.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scotland County, North Carolina is Asian, with 3.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.39%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.64%
High School26.94%
Some College20.83%
Bachelors or Greater7.72%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed65.12%
Male Unemployed47.77%
Female Employed15.81%
Male Employed9.45%

Scotland County, North Carolina Income

Scotland County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,739$43,613
Families$41,396$50,115
Married Families$57,579-
Non Families$19,194$28,372

Scotland County, North Carolina Marital Status

Scotland County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.4%

Male Marriage Rate

37.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Scotland County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Scotland 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 55-64.

Scotland County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Scotland County, North Carolina Veterans

2,376

Number of Veterans

2,167

Male Veterans

209

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam809
First Gulf War613
Second Gulf War377
Korea194
World War II98

Scotland County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,42610.96%
Black8167.95%
Indian983.39%
2 or More367.93%
Hispanic162.50%

Scotland County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

8.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scotland County, North Carolina Employment Status

47.4%

Labor Force Participation

41.3%

Employment Rate

12.7%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Scotland County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Laurinburg1596215473-489-3.06%
Maxton 2429243450.21%
Wagram840801-39-4.64%
Gibson540515-25-4.63%
East Laurinburg300286-14-4.67%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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