Concord, North Carolina Population 2020

98,842

Concord is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 98,842, it is the 10th largest city in North Carolina and the 324th largest city in the United States. Concord is currently growing at a rate of 2.44% annually and its population has increased by 25.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 79,066 in 2010. Spanning over 64 miles, Concord has a population density of 1,557 people per square mile.

The average household income in Concord is $83,781 with a poverty rate of 11.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $880 per month, and the median house value is $188,900. The median age in Concord is 36.6 years, 35.2 years for males, and 38 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.1 males.

Concord Demographics

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

  • White: 66.15%
  • Black or African American: 21.28%
  • Other race: 4.97%
  • Asian: 4.66%
  • Two or more races: 2.48%
  • Native American: 0.44%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
The current population of Concord, North Carolina is 98,842, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 94,130.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 79,066.

Concord, North Carolina Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,657,91044,3501.67%
20192,613,56044,3501.70%
20182,569,21044,3501.73%
20172,524,86050,3802.00%
20162,474,48052,0702.10%
20152,422,41047,7401.97%
20142,374,67041,9801.77%
20132,332,69040,5201.74%
20122,292,17037,6601.64%
20112,254,51031,2701.39%
20102,223,2400.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White59,36066.15%
Black or African American19,09121.28%
Some Other Race4,4634.97%
Asian4,1834.66%
Two or More Races2,2222.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native3910.44%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander190.02%

Concord Population Pyramid 2020

Concord Median Age

36.6


Total

35.2


Male

38


Female

Concord Adults

There are 65,913 adults, (10,793 of whom are seniors) in Concord.

Concord Age Dependency

62.8

Age Dependency Ratio

19.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Concord Sex Ratio

Female

46,237

51.53%

Male

43,492

48.47%

Concord Households and Families

Concord Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Concord Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
All67.6%32.4%
Non Family50.9%49.1%
Male50.3%49.7%
Female42%58%

67.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All32,5392.7267.6
Married17,2813.3184.6
Non Family9,2191.2150.9
Female4,3123.3942
Male1,7273.2450.3

3.23

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Concord Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,3523.97%
9th to 12th Grade3,6726.20%
High School Graduate13,88623.45%
Some College12,60021.28%
Associates Degree5,2078.80%
Bachelors Degree14,16523.93%
Graduate Degree7,32212.37%

Concord Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White38,62836,02014,776
Black11,93610,4503,598
Hispanic5,2243,290693
Asian2,9332,9022,253
Other Race2,0671,170105
Multiple Races858824224
Native American24713125
Islander191913

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 asian people with a rate of 76.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,079$50,055$34,029
Less Than High School$22,453$27,698$13,283
High School Grad$28,335$33,033$21,212
Some College$35,247$45,827$27,963
Bachelors Degree$55,870$72,539$45,065
Graduate Degree$64,191$106,600$49,702

$41,079

Average Earnings

$50,055

Average Male

$34,029

Average Female

Concord Language

Concord Language by Age

Concord Language

83.90% of Concord residents speak only English, while 16.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.42% of the population.

Concord Poverty

Concord Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White53,2813,9537.42%
Black18,7862,92415.56%
Hispanic10,9422,75825.21%
Other4,3911,62236.94%
Multiple2,20933014.94%
Asian4,1821553.71%
Native373174.56%

11.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.33%

Male Poverty Rate

13.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Concord

The race most likely to be in poverty in Concord is Other, with 36.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Concord is Asian, with 3.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.85%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.48%
High School10.76%
Some College9.29%
Bachelors or Greater2.46%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.12%
Male Unemployed14.78%
Female Employed7.21%
Male Employed5.17%

Concord Income

Concord Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$63,707$83,781
Families$79,183$96,974
Married Families$94,462$114,237
Non Families$34,523$46,547

Concord Marital Status

Concord Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Concord Married by Age and Sex

Concord 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 35-44.

Concord Marital Status by Race

Concord Veterans

4,842

Number of Veterans

4,472

Male Veterans

370

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,704
First Gulf War1,264
Second Gulf War851
Korea375
World War II147
Name Veterans % of Total
White4,1759.23%
Black5494.04%
Hispanic2053.22%
Asian561.89%
2 or More484.35%
Indian145.30%

$Concord Veterans by Education

6.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Concord Employment Status

69.7%

Labor Force Participation

65.3%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Concord 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

47.94%

Born in North Carolina

89.64%

Native Born

10.36%

Foreign Born

6.28%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.64% of Concord residents were born in the United States, with 47.94% having been born in North Carolina. 6.28% 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
202098,8422,3562.44%
201996,4862,3562.50%
201894,1302,0452.22%
201792,0852,3562.63%
201689,7292,2852.61%
201587,4442,0992.46%
201485,3451,9872.38%
201383,3581,2851.57%
201282,0731,4231.76%
201180,6501,1401.43%
201079,51023,5333.57%
200055,97728,6307.43%
199027,34710,4054.90%
198016,942-1,522-0.86%
197018,4646650.37%
196017,7991,3130.77%
195016,4869140.57%
194015,5723,7522.80%
193011,8201,9171.79%
19209,9031,1881.29%
19108,7158050.97%
19007,9103,5716.19%
18904,3390.00%