Buies Creek, North Carolina Population 2020

2,450

Buies Creek is a city located in North Carolina. Buies Creek has a 2020 population of 2,450. Buies Creek is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -16.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,942 in 2010. Buies Creek reached it's highest population of 2,988 in 2011.

The average household income in Buies Creek is $30,475 with a poverty rate of 50.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $800 per month, and the median house value is $173,900. The median age in Buies Creek is 20.6 years, 20.5 years for males, and 20.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.8 males.

Buies Creek Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Buies Creek was:

  • White: 81.59%
  • Black or African American: 10.53%
  • Asian: 4.37%
  • Other race: 1.59%
  • Two or more races: 1.35%
  • Native American: 0.57%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Buies Creek, North Carolina is 2,450, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,450.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,942.

Buies Creek, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,99981.59%
Black or African American25810.53%
Asian1074.37%
Some Other Race391.59%
Two or More Races331.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.57%

Buies Creek Population Pyramid 2020

Buies Creek Median Age

20.6


Total

20.5


Male

20.8


Female

Buies Creek Adults

There are 2,379 adults, (82 of whom are seniors) in Buies Creek.

Buies Creek Age Dependency

6.7

Age Dependency Ratio

3.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

3.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Buies Creek Sex Ratio

Female

1,185

48.37%

Male

1,265

51.63%

Buies Creek Households and Families

Buies Creek Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Buies Creek Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.1%15.9%
All27.5%72.5%
Non Family20.5%79.5%
Female0%100%
Male0%0%

27.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5092.0327.5
Non Family4001.7520.5
Married693.1284.1
Female403.050
Male00

3.09

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Buies Creek Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade81.69%
High School Graduate6814.35%
Some College9219.41%
Associates Degree6814.35%
Bachelors Degree11724.68%
Graduate Degree12125.53%

Buies Creek Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White357349129
Black878779
Asian303030

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,701$36,484$36,940
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$$
Some College$37,461$$48,711
Bachelors Degree$$$35,948
Graduate Degree$48,750$$

$36,701

Average Earnings

$36,484

Average Male

$36,940

Average Female

Buies Creek Language

Buies Creek Language by Age

Buies Creek Language

88.72% of Buies Creek residents speak only English, while 11.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.41% of the population.

Buies Creek Poverty

Buies Creek Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White81140249.57%
Black1087973.15%
Asian813846.91%

50.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

62.61%

Male Poverty Rate

34.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Buies Creek

The race most likely to be in poverty in Buies Creek is Black, with 73.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Buies Creek is Asian, with 46.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 58.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 75.70%.

Name Poverty
High School57.35%
Bachelors or Greater41.60%
Some College24.38%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed40.00%
Female Employed37.23%
Male Employed37.05%

Buies Creek Income

Buies Creek Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households-$30,475
Families$53,867$69,180
Married Families$78,224-
Non Families$8,750$19,928

Buies Creek Marital Status

Buies Creek Marital Status

Marriage Rates

6.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

6.4%

Male Marriage Rate

6.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Buies Creek Married by Age and Sex

Buies Creek Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Buies Creek Marital Status by Race

Buies Creek Veterans

19

Number of Veterans

19

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II10
Korea9
Vietnam
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+19
65 to 74
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Buies Creek Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

100.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buies Creek Employment Status

42.9%

Labor Force Participation

39.4%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Buies Creek Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

70.45%

Born in North Carolina

92.61%

Native Born

7.39%

Foreign Born

4.53%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.61% of Buies Creek residents were born in the United States, with 70.45% having been born in North Carolina. 4.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,4500.00%
20192,4500.00%
20182,4501617.03%
20172,289411.82%
20162,248-420-15.74%
20152,668-104-3.75%
20142,772-14-0.50%
20132,786-131-4.49%
20122,917-71-2.38%
20112,988461.56%
20102,9420.00%