Cordova, North Carolina Population 2020

1,862

Cordova is a city located in North Carolina. Cordova has a 2020 population of 1,862. Cordova is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 4.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,775 in 2010. Cordova reached it's highest population of 2,123 in 2016.

The average household income in Cordova is $54,577 with a poverty rate of 10.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $669 per month, and the median house value is $80,400. The median age in Cordova is 44.5 years, 48.1 years for males, and 43.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 66.3 males.

Cordova Demographics

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

  • White: 68.21%
  • Black or African American: 30.40%
  • Native American: 1.40%
  • 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 1,862, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,862.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,775.

Cordova, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,27068.21%
Black or African American56630.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native261.40%

Cordova Population Pyramid 2020

Cordova Median Age

44.5


Total

48.1


Male

43.6


Female

Cordova Adults

There are 1,632 adults, (269 of whom are seniors) in Cordova.

Cordova Age Dependency

36.6

Age Dependency Ratio

19.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

16.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Cordova Sex Ratio

Female

1,120

60.15%

Male

742

39.85%

Cordova Households and Families

Cordova Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cordova Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married76.9%23.1%
Female68.6%31.4%
All65%35%
Non Family50.3%49.7%

65.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8362.2365
Non Family3661.3650.3
Married3632.9476.9
Female862.7368.6
Male213100

2.9

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cordova Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade372.70%
9th to 12th Grade20514.99%
High School Graduate62945.98%
Some College17012.43%
Associates Degree1238.99%
Bachelors Degree241.75%
Graduate Degree18013.16%

Cordova Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,082915204
Black260185
Native American2626

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 white people with a rate of 18.85%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,564$41,098$31,293
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$31,573$41,067$26,875
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$88,156$$88,156

$37,564

Average Earnings

$41,098

Average Male

$31,293

Average Female

Cordova Language

Cordova Language by Age

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 Poverty

Cordova Poverty by Race

10.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.09%

Male Poverty Rate

12.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cordova

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cordova is White, with 15.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cordova is White, with 15.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.12%.

Name Poverty
High School21.14%
Less Than High School14.05%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed4.03%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Cordova Income

Cordova Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,230$54,577
Families$73,155$64,501
Married Families$74,747-
Non Families$44,767$41,833

Cordova Marital Status

Cordova Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

40.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Cordova Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

Cordova Marital Status by Race

Cordova Veterans

139

Number of Veterans

139

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam46
First Gulf War41
Second Gulf War41
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5480
75+37
55 to 6422
65 to 74
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White786.67%
Black6113.96%

$Cordova Veterans by Education

17.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cordova Employment Status

67.9%

Labor Force Participation

63.5%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Cordova 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

85.02%

Born in North Carolina

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Cordova residents were born in the United States, with 85.02% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,8620.00%
20191,8620.00%
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%