Conway, North Carolina Population 2020

720

Conway is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 720, it is the 376th largest city in North Carolina and the 11752nd largest city in the United States. Conway is currently declining at a rate of -1.37% annually and its population has decreased by -13.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 836 in 2010. Conway reached it's highest population of 831 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Conway has a population density of 395 people per square mile.

The average household income in Conway is $52,158 with a poverty rate of 34.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $390 per month, and the median house value is $106,400. The median age in Conway is 34 years, 37.9 years for males, and 27.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 60.1 males.

Conway Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 50.92%
  • White: 45.54%
  • Two or more races: 2.15%
  • Other race: 0.92%
  • Asian: 0.46%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Conway, North Carolina is 720, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 740.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 836.

Conway, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American33150.92%
White29645.54%
Two or More Races142.15%
Some Other Race60.92%
Asian30.46%

Conway Population Pyramid 2020

Conway Median Age

34


Total

37.9


Male

27.8


Female

Conway Adults

There are 433 adults, (79 of whom are seniors) in Conway.

Conway Age Dependency

83.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Conway Sex Ratio

Female

406

62.46%

Male

244

37.54%

Conway Households and Families

Conway Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Conway Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.7%8.3%
All55%45%
Non Family47.5%52.5%
Male33.3%66.7%
Female3.6%96.4%

55.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2822.355
Married1082.6391.7
Non Family1011.0547.5
Female553.353.6
Male184.2233.3

2.89

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Conway Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade174.43%
9th to 12th Grade4411.46%
High School Graduate15440.10%
Some College6115.89%
Associates Degree328.33%
Bachelors Degree4912.76%
Graduate Degree277.03%

Conway Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21919669
Black1531176
Multiple Races771
Asian33
Hispanic2
Other Race2

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 31.51%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,833$54,583$19,333
Less Than High School$27,813$28,438$
High School Grad$$58,750$15,000
Some College$39,375$70,192$
Bachelors Degree$52,500$$40,833
Graduate Degree$41,429$$40,893

$40,833

Average Earnings

$54,583

Average Male

$19,333

Average Female

Conway Language

Conway Language by Age

Conway Language

97.51% of Conway residents speak only English, while 2.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.42% of the population.

Conway Poverty

Conway Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black33120461.63%
White291113.78%
Hispanic66100.00%
Other66100.00%

34.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.10%

Male Poverty Rate

37.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Conway

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Conway is White, with 3.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 40.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.65%.

Name Poverty
High School44.16%
Less Than High School36.07%
Some College20.43%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed95.45%
Male Unemployed60.00%
Female Employed21.54%
Male Employed6.80%

Conway Income

Conway Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households-$52,158
Families$51,042$67,623
Married Families$81,250-
Non Families$11,776$22,647

Conway Marital Status

Conway Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.5%

Male Marriage Rate

35.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Conway Married by Age and Sex

Conway Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Conway Marital Status by Race

Conway Veterans

27

Number of Veterans

27

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam19
First Gulf War3
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7411
55 to 6410
35 to 546
75+
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White156.49%
Black126.32%

$Conway Veterans by Education

37.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Conway Employment Status

56.8%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

10.4%

Unemployment Rate

Conway 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

85.54%

Born in North Carolina

99.23%

Native Born

0.77%

Foreign Born

0.77%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.23% of Conway residents were born in the United States, with 85.54% having been born in North Carolina. 0.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020720-10-1.37%
2019730-10-1.35%
2018740-10-1.33%
2017750-10-1.32%
2016760-14-1.81%
2015774-4-0.51%
2014778-13-1.64%
2013791-14-1.74%
2012805-19-2.31%
2011824-7-0.84%
20108310.00%