Scotland County, North Carolina Population 2018

Scotland County, North Carolina's estimated population is 35,093 with a growth rate of -1.73% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Scotland County, North Carolina is the 67th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201735,093-618-1.73%
201635,7114611.31%
201635,250-69-0.20%
201535,319-339-0.95%
201435,658-249-0.69%
201335,907-184-0.51%
201236,091-185-0.51%
201136,2762170.60%
201036,0592,3056.83%
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
White16,249
Black or African American13,730
American Indian and Alaska Native3,777
Two or More Races1,142
Some Other Race519
Asian286
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

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

Scotland 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

Scotland County, North Carolina Median Age

39.4


Total

37.2


Male

41.1


Female

Scotland County, North Carolina Adults

There are 27,319 adults, (5,678 of which are seniors) in Scotland County, North Carolina.

Scotland County, North Carolina Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Scotland County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

18,027

50.48%

Male

17,684

49.52%

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%
All62.5%37.5%
Male55.9%44.1%
Non Family53.9%46.1%
Female39.1%60.9%

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Scotland County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,1202.5462.5
Married5,2563.1783.5
Non Family4,2551.1253.9
Female2,9833.3139.1
Male6263.2255.9

3.14

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Scotland County, North Carolina Households

Scotland County, North Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3545.72%
9th to 12th Grade3,71815.72%
High School Graduate8,12334.34%
Some College4,81520.36%
Associates Degree2,1709.17%
Bachelors Degree2,1939.27%
Graduate Degree1,2815.42%

Scotland County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,6379,8512,362
Black8,7366,635794
Native American2,1901,38683
Hispanic514302100
Multiple Races48635780
Other Race26914176
Asian1519662
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 islander people with a rate of 41.06%.

Scotland County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,774$31,527$24,745
Less Than High School$19,646$21,607$18,177
High School Grad$23,857$26,837$18,155
Some College$26,082$31,490$21,950
Bachelors Degree$39,096$51,406$32,981
Graduate Degree$53,185$63,986$49,808

$27,774

Average Earnings

$31,527

Average Male

$24,745

Average Female

Scotland County, North Carolina Language

Scotland County, North Carolina Language by Age

Scotland County, North Carolina Language

96.20% of Scotland County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.80% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.45% of the population.

Scotland County, North Carolina Poverty

Scotland County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black12,5205,83346.59%
White15,1202,74818.17%
Native3,5851,05629.46%
Multiple1,01247046.44%
Hispanic84932438.16%
Other47626856.30%
Asian2393313.81%

31.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.98%

Male Poverty Rate

34.61%

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 56.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scotland County, North Carolina is Asian, with 13.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.79%.

Scotland County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.40%
High School27.69%
Some College21.83%
Bachelors or Greater7.01%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed67.14%
Male Unemployed39.76%
Female Employed15.77%
Male Employed8.27%

Scotland County, North Carolina Income

Scotland County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,013$41,957
Families$37,479$47,818
Married Families$54,615$62,615
Non Families$18,791$28,075

Scotland County, North Carolina Marital Status

Scotland County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.5%

Male Marriage Rate

37.1%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Scotland County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Scotland County, North Carolina Veterans

Scotland County, North Carolina Veterans by War

2,499

Number of Veterans

2,291

Male Veterans

208

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam834
First Gulf War682
Second Gulf War356
Korea197
World War II116

Scotland County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54725
55 to 64656
65 to 74536
75+467
18 to 34115

Scotland County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,52511.52%
Black8308.12%
Indian1234.48%
2 or More213.60%
Hispanic162.64%

Scotland County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

7.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scotland County, North Carolina Employment Status

Scotland County, North Carolina Employment by Age

46.3%

Labor Force Participation

40%

Employment Rate

13.4%

Unemployment Rate

Scotland County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Scotland County, North Carolina Employment by Education

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%
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