Stanly County, North Carolina Population 2018

Stanly County, North Carolina's estimated population is 61,482 with a growth rate of 1.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Stanly County, North Carolina is the 43rd largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201761,4828721.44%
201660,610-270-0.44%
201660,8801950.32%
201560,685260.04%
201460,659-8-0.01%
201360,6671880.31%
201260,479-54-0.09%
201160,533-44-0.07%
201060,5778,81217.02%
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
White51,212
Black or African American6,369
Two or More Races1,192
Asian1,117
Some Other Race497
American Indian and Alaska Native208
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15

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

Stanly 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

Stanly County, North Carolina Median Age

42.1


Total

40.9


Male

43


Female

Stanly County, North Carolina Adults

There are 47,336 adults, (10,607 of which are seniors) in Stanly County, North Carolina.

Stanly County, North Carolina Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Stanly County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

30,452

50.24%

Male

30,158

49.76%

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
Married84.4%15.6%
All71.8%28.2%
Non Family64.2%35.8%
Male59%41%
Female44.3%55.7%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Stanly County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,5882.4871.8
Married12,0623.0384.4
Non Family7,3891.1664.2
Female2,9713.3844.3
Male1,1662.9159

3.01

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stanly County, North Carolina Households

Stanly County, North Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7344.15%
9th to 12th Grade4,64611.11%
High School Graduate14,17033.89%
Some College10,00223.92%
Associates Degree4,52810.83%
Bachelors Degree4,82411.54%
Graduate Degree1,9104.57%

Stanly County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35,62030,8796,116
Black4,2713,417344
Hispanic1,01045279
Asian546460167
Other Race29812013
Multiple Races24015215
Native American159956
Islander1515

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 30.59%.

Stanly County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,482$36,852$26,421
Less Than High School$21,711$25,586$10,768
High School Grad$26,979$31,534$19,971
Some College$32,299$40,957$26,375
Bachelors Degree$42,496$51,270$39,369
Graduate Degree$50,162$49,844$50,349

$31,482

Average Earnings

$36,852

Average Male

$26,421

Average Female

Stanly County, North Carolina Language

Stanly County, North Carolina Language by Age

Stanly County, North Carolina Language

94.26% of Stanly County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 5.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.66% of the population.

Stanly County, North Carolina Poverty

Stanly County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White48,2756,73213.95%
Black5,7521,87832.65%
Hispanic2,2121,01846.02%
Multiple1,11236532.82%
Other46418640.09%
Asian1,114363.23%
Native1773218.08%

17.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.22%

Male Poverty Rate

18.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stanly County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stanly County, North Carolina is Hispanic, with 46.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stanly County, North Carolina is Asian, with 3.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.90%.

Stanly County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.12%
High School14.37%
Some College10.19%
Bachelors or Greater4.40%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.27%
Male Unemployed41.51%
Female Employed10.80%
Male Employed6.35%

Stanly County, North Carolina Income

Stanly County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,140$55,210
Families$55,209$65,183
Married Families$65,517$74,776
Non Families$22,572$30,607

Stanly County, North Carolina Marital Status

Stanly County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

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

Stanly County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Stanly County, North Carolina Veterans

Stanly County, North Carolina Veterans by War

3,880

Number of Veterans

3,698

Male Veterans

182

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,684
First Gulf War487
Second Gulf War465
Korea430
World War II183

Stanly County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,211
75+921
55 to 64825
35 to 54703
18 to 34220

Stanly County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,4478.50%
Black3356.62%
2 or More4812.90%
Hispanic433.12%
Indian3922.81%
Asian111.46%

Stanly County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

5.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stanly County, North Carolina Employment Status

Stanly County, North Carolina Employment by Age

60.9%

Labor Force Participation

54.5%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Stanly County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Stanly County, North Carolina Employment by Education

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%
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