Candor, North Carolina Population 2020

814

Candor is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 814, it is the 358th largest city in North Carolina and the 11210th largest city in the United States. Candor is currently declining at a rate of -0.25% annually and its population has decreased by -3.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 840 in 2010. Candor reached it's highest population of 839 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Candor has a population density of 402 people per square mile.

The average household income in Candor is $47,328 with a poverty rate of 30.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $625 per month, and the median house value is $91,800. The median age in Candor is 28 years, 27.1 years for males, and 28.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 108.6 males.

Candor Demographics

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

  • White: 87.78%
  • Black or African American: 6.84%
  • Other race: 4.10%
  • Two or more races: 1.28%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Candor, North Carolina is 814, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 818.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 840.

Candor, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White96387.78%
Black or African American756.84%
Some Other Race454.10%
Two or More Races141.28%

Candor Population Pyramid 2020

Candor Median Age

28


Total

27.1


Male

28.3


Female

Candor Adults

There are 763 adults, (114 of whom are seniors) in Candor.

Candor Age Dependency

69

Age Dependency Ratio

17.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Candor Sex Ratio

Female

526

47.95%

Male

571

52.05%

Candor Households and Families

Candor Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Candor Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family83.3%16.7%
Married82.3%17.7%
All76.7%23.3%
Female76.5%23.5%
Male16%84%

76.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3173.3976.7
Married1923.8582.3
Non Family661.2183.3
Female343.7476.5
Male255.1616

3.81

Average Family Size

3.39

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Candor Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7312.25%
9th to 12th Grade9716.28%
High School Graduate12621.14%
Some College14824.83%
Associates Degree559.23%
Bachelors Degree7111.91%
Graduate Degree264.36%

Candor Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White27023362
Hispanic25914225
Black584210
Other Race125
Multiple Races99

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 22.96%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,240$24,688$17,379
Less Than High School$21,188$21,250$
High School Grad$20,769$20,156$
Some College$17,207$$16,139
Bachelors Degree$36,500$$43,750
Graduate Degree$30,000$$

$22,240

Average Earnings

$24,688

Average Male

$17,379

Average Female

Candor Language

Candor Language by Age

Candor Language

44.61% of Candor residents speak only English, while 55.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 55.39% of the population.

Candor Poverty

Candor Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic68529042.34%
White321288.72%
Other452555.56%
Black752128.00%

30.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.73%

Male Poverty Rate

25.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Candor

The race most likely to be in poverty in Candor is Other, with 55.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Candor is White, with 8.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 15.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.29%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.06%
High School26.98%
Some College16.75%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed21.01%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed20.74%

Candor Income

Candor Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,159$47,328
Families$50,703$48,812
Married Families$54,500-
Non Families$38,636$40,061

Candor Marital Status

Candor Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Candor Married by Age and Sex

Candor Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Candor Marital Status by Race

Candor Veterans

24

Number of Veterans

20

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11
Korea4
Second Gulf War4
First Gulf War3
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7411
35 to 547
75+4
18 to 342
55 to 64
Name Veterans % of Total
White152.22%
Black915.52%

$Candor Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Candor Employment Status

67.3%

Labor Force Participation

65.6%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Candor 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

59.98%

Born in North Carolina

69.74%

Native Born

30.26%

Foreign Born

16.41%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

69.74% of Candor residents were born in the United States, with 59.98% having been born in North Carolina. 16.41% 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
2020814-2-0.25%
2019816-2-0.24%
2018818-2-0.24%
2017820-2-0.24%
2016822-5-0.60%
201582740.49%
2014823-6-0.72%
2013829-3-0.36%
2012832-6-0.72%
2011838-1-0.12%
20108390.00%