Cordova, North Carolina Population 2021

1,473
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Cordova is a city located in Richmond County North Carolina. Cordova has a 2020 population of 1,473. Cordova is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -17.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,775 in 2010. Cordova reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Cordova is $50,717 with a poverty rate of 19.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $910 per month, and the median house value is $101,100. The median age in Cordova is 49.1 years, 54.5 years for males, and 48.1 years for females.

Cordova Demographics

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

  • White: 80.79%
  • Black or African American: 14.26%
  • Native American: 4.96%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Cordova, North Carolina is 1,473 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,473.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,775.

Cordova, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,19080.79%
Black or African American21014.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native734.96%
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Cordova Population by Race

Cordova Population Pyramid $2021

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Cordova Median Age

49.1


Total

54.5


Male

48.1


Female

Cordova Adults

There are 1,395 adults, (325 of whom are seniors) in Cordova.

Cordova Age Dependency

37.7

Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

7.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Cordova Sex Ratio

Female

945

64.15%

Male

528

35.85%

Cordova Population by Age

Cordova Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cordova Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family62.5%37.5%
All72.9%27.1%
Married83.8%16.2%
Male100%0%
Female100%0%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cordova Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7501.9672.9
Non Family4111.3562.5
Married3032.7583.8
Female182.11100
Male182.56100

2.71

Average Family Size

1.96

Average Household Size

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Cordova Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade393.21%
9th to 12th Grade967.90%
High School Graduate53043.62%
Some College1149.38%
Associates Degree15813.00%
Bachelors Degree433.54%
Graduate Degree23519.34%
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Cordova Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cordova Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,078943278
Native American7373
Black6464

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.79%.

Cordova Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,212$38,704$43,771
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$35,878$41,061$31,148
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$61,518$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$41,212

Average Earnings

$38,704

Average Male

$43,771

Average Female

Cordova Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cordova Language by Age

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Cordova Language

100.00% of Cordova residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Cordova Language

Cordova Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,19023019.33%
Native736082.19%

19.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.73%

Male Poverty Rate

17.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cordova

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cordova is Native, with 82.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cordova is White, with 19.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 49.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.64%.

Cordova Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School30.19%
Less Than 9th Grade26.67%
Some College22.06%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Cordova Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed5.43%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Cordova Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cordova Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,958$50,717
Families$74,668$73,712
Married Families$77,212-
Non Families$32,019$31,751
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Income by Household Type

Cordova Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.8%

Male Marriage Rate

35.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Cordova Married by Age and Sex

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Cordova Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cordova Marital Status by Race

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Cordova Marital Status

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63

Number of Veterans

63

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam19
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Cordova Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+37
35 to 5426
65 to 74
55 to 64
18 to 34

Cordova Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White373.33%
Black2612.38%

Cordova Veterans by Race

Cordova Veterans by Education

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30.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

79.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cordova Veterans by Education

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62.7%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Cordova Employment by Age

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Cordova Employment by Race

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Cordova 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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81.60%

Born in Cordova

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Cordova residents were born in the United States, with 81.60% having been born in North Carolina. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Cordova Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,4730.00%
20201,4730.00%
20191,473-389-20.89%
20181,862-112-5.67%
20171,974-149-7.02%
20162,12324813.23%
20151,8751277.27%
20141,7481136.91%
20131,63531423.77%
20121,32118916.70%
20111,132-643-36.23%
20101,7750.00%

Cordova Population by Year