Buxton, North Carolina Population 2020

1,319

Buxton is a city located in North Carolina. Buxton has a 2020 population of 1,319. Buxton is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 3.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,273 in 2010. Buxton reached it's highest population of 1,436 in 2017.

The average household income in Buxton is $53,201 with a poverty rate of 41.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $940 per month, and the median house value is $322,600. The median age in Buxton is 33 years, 37.2 years for males, and 27.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.3 males.

Buxton Demographics

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

  • White: 98.86%
  • Two or more races: 1.14%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Buxton, North Carolina is 1,319, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,319.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,273.

Buxton, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,30498.86%
Two or More Races151.14%

Buxton Population Pyramid 2020

Buxton Median Age

33


Total

37.2


Male

27.2


Female

Buxton Adults

There are 953 adults, (176 of whom are seniors) in Buxton.

Buxton Age Dependency

69.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Buxton Sex Ratio

Female

693

52.54%

Male

626

47.46%

Buxton Households and Families

Buxton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Buxton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married65.4%34.6%
All54.4%45.6%
Non Family47%53%
Male0%100%

54.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5182.5454.4
Married2863.0765.4
Non Family1341.147
Male662.830
Female323.19100

2.85

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

14.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Buxton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade40.48%
9th to 12th Grade819.72%
High School Graduate16119.33%
Some College31337.58%
Associates Degree9211.04%
Bachelors Degree13315.97%
Graduate Degree495.88%

Buxton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White738692174
Hispanic95568
Multiple Races1515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.58%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,174$27,391$
Less Than High School$2,500$2,500$
High School Grad$35,849$$
Some College$27,931$30,647$14,471
Bachelors Degree$53,684$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,174

Average Earnings

$27,391

Average Male

$

Average Female

Buxton Language

Buxton Language by Age

Buxton Language

85.84% of Buxton residents speak only English, while 14.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.16% of the population.

Buxton Poverty

Buxton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,06634232.08%
Hispanic25320079.05%
Multiple1515100.00%

41.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

44.41%

Male Poverty Rate

38.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Buxton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Buxton is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Buxton is White, with 32.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 49.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.57%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School41.18%
Some College27.90%
High School8.70%
Bachelors or Greater8.24%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed75.21%
Female Employed28.13%
Male Employed24.24%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Buxton Income

Buxton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,426$53,201
Families$39,868$47,726
Married Families$43,534-
Non Families-$45,971

Buxton Marital Status

Buxton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

56.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Buxton Married by Age and Sex

Buxton 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 45-54.

Buxton Marital Status by Race

Buxton Veterans

103

Number of Veterans

93

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam50
Second Gulf War43
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
18 to 3443
65 to 7440
75+10
35 to 5410
55 to 64

$Buxton Veterans by Education

55.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buxton Employment Status

73.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

17.9%

Unemployment Rate

Buxton 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

39.20%

Born in North Carolina

95.15%

Native Born

4.85%

Foreign Born

1.74%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.15% of Buxton residents were born in the United States, with 39.20% having been born in North Carolina. 1.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,3190.00%
20191,3190.00%
20181,319-117-8.15%
20171,43625221.28%
20161,184-66-5.28%
20151,250-9-0.71%
20141,259-66-4.98%
20131,32545852.83%
2012867-108-11.08%
2011975-298-23.41%
20101,2730.00%