Dana, North Carolina Population 2020

3,585

Dana is a city located in North Carolina. Dana has a 2020 population of 3,585. Dana is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,329 in 2010. Dana reached it's highest population of 3,585 in 2018.

The average household income in Dana is $54,657 with a poverty rate of 9.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $704 per month, and the median house value is $140,000. The median age in Dana is 39.8 years, 41.7 years for males, and 37.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 119.4 males.

Dana Demographics

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

  • White: 90.15%
  • Black or African American: 4.99%
  • Asian: 1.98%
  • Two or more races: 1.56%
  • Other race: 1.31%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dana, North Carolina is 3,585, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,585.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,329.

Dana, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,23290.15%
Black or African American1794.99%
Asian711.98%
Two or More Races561.56%
Some Other Race471.31%

Dana Population Pyramid 2020

Dana Median Age

39.8


Total

41.7


Male

37.5


Female

Dana Adults

There are 2,718 adults, (693 of whom are seniors) in Dana.

Dana Age Dependency

77

Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Dana Sex Ratio

Female

1,634

45.58%

Male

1,951

54.42%

Dana Households and Families

Dana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married75.2%24.8%
All64.8%35.2%
Female63.2%36.8%
Non Family45.4%54.6%

64.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5152.3764.8
Married7503.0175.2
Non Family4821.0645.4
Female2312.6463.2
Male523.96100

2.89

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

2.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2088.44%
9th to 12th Grade42217.13%
High School Graduate71829.15%
Some College49019.89%
Associates Degree30912.55%
Bachelors Degree25510.35%
Graduate Degree612.48%

Dana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,9211,575254
Hispanic35571
Black9797
Asian717134
Multiple Races565628
Other Race22

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 multiple races people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,321$26,176$28,633
Less Than High School$14,367$14,853$
High School Grad$25,917$34,000$22,872
Some College$32,792$57,813$31,120
Bachelors Degree$35,333$52,250$33,889
Graduate Degree$43,250$$42,600

$27,321

Average Earnings

$26,176

Average Male

$28,633

Average Female

Dana Language

Dana Language by Age

Dana Language

83.81% of Dana residents speak only English, while 16.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.67% of the population.

Dana Poverty

Dana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,57627010.48%
Hispanic740628.38%
Other4747100.00%

9.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.46%

Male Poverty Rate

12.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dana

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dana is Hispanic, with 8.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.14%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.89%
Some College7.88%
High School1.67%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed5.08%
Male Employed1.40%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Dana Income

Dana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,446$54,657
Families$47,473$61,178
Married Families$52,460-
Non Families$21,350$30,332

Dana Marital Status

Dana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

53.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Dana Married by Age and Sex

Dana 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 Over 65.

Dana Marital Status by Race

Dana Veterans

147

Number of Veterans

134

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam94
Korea23
Second Gulf War17
World War II13
First Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+76
65 to 7454
18 to 3417
55 to 64
35 to 54
Name Veterans % of Total
White1194.81%
2 or More2850.00%

$Dana Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

80.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dana Employment Status

67.9%

Labor Force Participation

65.9%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Dana 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

46.64%

Born in North Carolina

89.40%

Native Born

10.60%

Foreign Born

6.89%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.40% of Dana residents were born in the United States, with 46.64% having been born in North Carolina. 6.89% 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
20203,5850.00%
20193,5850.00%
20183,5851594.64%
20173,4261053.16%
20163,32183533.59%
20152,486200.81%
20142,466-198-7.43%
20132,66490.34%
20122,655-656-19.81%
20113,311-18-0.54%
20103,3290.00%