Buxton, North Carolina Population 2021

1,503
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Buxton is a city located in Dare County North Carolina. Buxton has a 2020 population of 1,503. Buxton is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 18.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,273 in 2010. Buxton reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Buxton is $69,258 with a poverty rate of 35.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $967 per month, and the median house value is $272,100. The median age in Buxton is 34 years, 37.2 years for males, and 27.8 years for females.

Buxton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Buxtonwas:

  • White: 92.61%
  • Native American: 6.19%
  • Two or more races: 1.20%
  • Black or African 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 1,503 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,503.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,273.

Buxton, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,39292.61%
American Indian and Alaska Native936.19%
Two or More Races181.20%
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Buxton Population by Race

Buxton Population Pyramid $2021

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Buxton Median Age

34


Total

37.2


Male

27.8


Female

Buxton Adults

There are 1,081 adults, (181 of whom are seniors) in Buxton.

Buxton Age Dependency

67

Age Dependency Ratio

20.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Buxton Sex Ratio

Female

795

52.89%

Male

708

47.11%

Buxton Population by Age

Buxton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Buxton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Non Family47.3%52.7%
All59.3%40.7%
Married70.2%29.8%
Female100%0%

59.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Buxton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5722.6259.3
Married2993.2270.2
Non Family1671.1947.3
Male563.290
Female503.06100

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Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Buxton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade40.43%
9th to 12th Grade444.68%
High School Graduate21222.53%
Some College34736.88%
Associates Degree9510.10%
Bachelors Degree19821.04%
Graduate Degree414.36%
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Buxton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Buxton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White812796196
Hispanic1016915
Native American282828
2+ Races1818

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

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

Buxton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,413$29,231$
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$27,125$30,875$13,704
Bachelors Degree$59,191$$56,781
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,413

Average Earnings

$29,231

Average Male

$

Average Female

Buxton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Buxton Language by Age

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Buxton Language

88.35% of Buxton residents speak only English, while 11.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.65% of the population.

Buxton Language

Buxton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,16835230.14%
Hispanic24217572.31%
Multiple1818100.00%

35.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.72%

Male Poverty Rate

33.58%

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 30.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.82%.

Buxton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade58.33%
Some College28.96%
High School7.08%
Bachelors or Greater6.28%

Buxton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed64.60%
Female Employed23.16%
Male Employed19.46%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Buxton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Buxton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,429$69,258
Families$47,067$72,899
Married Families$64,226-
Non Families$26,094$44,094
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Income by Household Type

Buxton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Buxton Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Buxton Marital Status

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123

Number of Veterans

95

Male Veterans

28

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam59
Second Gulf War36
First Gulf War28
World War II
Korea

Buxton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7459
18 to 3436
35 to 5428
75+
55 to 64

Buxton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White959.48%
Native American2845.90%

Buxton Veterans by Race

Buxton Veterans by Education

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53.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buxton Veterans by Education

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72.5%

Labor Force Participation

61.6%

Employment Rate

15%

Unemployment Rate

Buxton Employment by Age

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Buxton Employment by Race

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Buxton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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34.73%

Born in Buxton

95.41%

Native Born

4.59%

Foreign Born

1.53%

Non Citizen

3.06%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.41% of Buxton residents were born in the United States, with 34.73% having been born in North Carolina. 1.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Buxton Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,5030.00%
20201,5030.00%
20191,50318413.95%
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%

Buxton Population by Year