Stanly County, North Carolina Population 2019

Stanly County, North Carolina's estimated population is 61,451 with a growth rate of 1.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Stanly County, North Carolina is the 44th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201862,0756241.02%
201761,4516591.08%
201660,7921570.26%
201560,635160.03%
201460,619-12-0.02%
201360,6311750.29%
201260,456-64-0.11%
201160,520-56-0.09%
201060,5768,81117.02%
199051,7653,2486.69%
198048,5175,69513.30%
197042,8221,9494.77%
196040,8733,74310.08%
195037,1304,29613.08%
194032,8342,6188.66%
193030,2162,78710.16%
192027,4297,52037.77%
191019,9094,68930.81%
190015,2203,08425.41%
189012,1361,63115.53%
188010,5052,19026.34%
18708,3155146.59%
18607,80187912.70%
18506,9220.00%

Stanly County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White51,213
Black or African American6,784
Asian1,166
Two or More Races954
Some Other Race535
American Indian and Alaska Native213
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

Stanly County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2019

Stanly County, North Carolina Median Age

42.4


Total

41.4


Male

43.5


Female

Stanly County, North Carolina Adults

There are 47,612 adults, (10,970 of whom are seniors) in Stanly County, North Carolina.

Stanly County, North Carolina Age Dependency

66.1

Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Stanly County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

30,566

50.21%

Male

30,309

49.79%

Stanly County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Stanly County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.9%15.1%
All72.5%27.5%
Non Family65.7%34.3%
Male55.7%44.3%
Female42.8%57.2%

72.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,8592.4672.5
Married12,5602.9884.9
Non Family7,1081.1665.7
Female2,8973.2142.8
Male1,2942.9255.7

2.94

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stanly County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6763.96%
9th to 12th Grade4,60110.87%
High School Graduate14,35333.91%
Some College9,95923.53%
Associates Degree4,73611.19%
Bachelors Degree5,06811.98%
Graduate Degree1,9284.56%

Stanly County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35,78831,2416,236
Black4,3463,404371
Hispanic1,07850141
Asian697610306
Other Race3059118
Multiple Races28820819
Native American156995
Islander1010

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 43.90%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,870$37,016$27,023
Less Than High School$21,205$25,437$11,529
High School Grad$28,730$32,415$20,455
Some College$32,427$41,589$26,539
Bachelors Degree$42,947$46,714$39,803
Graduate Degree$53,410$54,187$50,952

$31,870

Average Earnings

$37,016

Average Male

$27,023

Average Female

Stanly County, North Carolina Language

Stanly County, North Carolina Language by Age

Stanly County, North Carolina Language

94.33% of Stanly County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 5.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.79% of the population.

Stanly County, North Carolina Poverty

Stanly County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White48,2935,93812.30%
Black6,1082,32438.05%
Hispanic2,32271430.75%
Multiple89022325.06%
Other50213927.69%
Asian1,163625.33%
Native1945528.35%

15.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.99%

Male Poverty Rate

18.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stanly County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stanly County, North Carolina is Black, with 38.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stanly County, North Carolina is Asian, with 5.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.89%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.70%
High School13.68%
Some College9.17%
Bachelors or Greater4.14%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.63%
Male Unemployed37.02%
Female Employed10.34%
Male Employed5.65%

Stanly County, North Carolina Income

Stanly County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,017$58,277
Families$57,153$68,588
Married Families$66,952$78,046
Non Families$23,998$31,664

Stanly County, North Carolina Marital Status

Stanly County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Stanly County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Stanly 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.

Stanly County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Stanly County, North Carolina Veterans

3,960

Number of Veterans

3,760

Male Veterans

200

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,753
Second Gulf War557
First Gulf War495
Korea406
World War II156

Stanly County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,5618.76%
Black3286.38%
Indian3420.12%
2 or More337.80%
Hispanic161.11%
Asian40.49%

Stanly County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

6.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stanly County, North Carolina Employment Status

61.2%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Stanly County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Albemarle15902160041020.64%
Locust 293030661364.64%
Norwood23792398190.80%
Badin19741968-6-0.30%
Oakboro1861186430.16%
Stanfield1486148820.13%
Red Cross740736-4-0.54%
Misenheimer728674-54-7.42%
Richfield613606-7-1.14%
New London606599-7-1.16%
  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