Enfield, North Carolina Population 2021

2,206
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Enfield is a city located in Halifax County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,206, it is the 245th largest city in North Carolina and the 7248th largest city in the United States . Enfield is currently declining at a rate of -1.52% annually and its population has decreased by -12.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,532 in 2010. Enfield reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Enfield has a population density of 1,811 people per square mile.

The average household income in Enfield is $28,602 with a poverty rate of 37.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $724 per month, and the median house value is $74,600. The median age in Enfield is 34.8 years, 33.4 years for males, and 39.5 years for females.

Enfield Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 89.86%
  • White: 8.20%
  • Native American: 1.51%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.36%
  • Two or more races: 0.08%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Enfield, North Carolina is 2,206 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,274.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,532.

Enfield, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,26889.86%
White2078.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native381.51%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.36%
Two or More Races20.08%
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Enfield Population by Race

Enfield Population Pyramid $2021

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Enfield Median Age

34.8


Total

33.4


Male

39.5


Female

Enfield Adults

There are 1,913 adults, (409 of whom are seniors) in Enfield.

Enfield Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Enfield Sex Ratio

Female

1,387

54.95%

Male

1,137

45.05%

Enfield Population by Age

Enfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Enfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male19.8%80.2%
Non Family23.6%76.4%
Female28.9%71.1%
All30.5%69.5%
Married72.6%27.4%

30.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Enfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0692.330.5
Non Family4441.1323.6
Female3873.1228.9
Male1212.8319.8
Married1173.572.6

3.02

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

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Enfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1066.51%
9th to 12th Grade36122.16%
High School Graduate70743.40%
Some College30418.66%
Associates Degree372.27%
Bachelors Degree493.01%
Graduate Degree653.99%
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Enfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Enfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,39396660
White19615654
Native American3838
2+ Races22

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 27.55%.

Enfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,609$21,806$21,537
Less Than 9th Grade$$11,164$24,464
High School Graduate$19,922$21,974$17,578
Some College$30,083$31,343$22,143
Bachelors Degree$43,281$$
Graduate Degree$35,750$$35,750

$21,609

Average Earnings

$21,806

Average Male

$21,537

Average Female

Enfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Enfield Language by Age

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Enfield Language

97.83% of Enfield residents speak only English, while 2.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.17% of the population.

Enfield Language

Enfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,23183037.20%
White1744224.14%
Native383386.84%
Islander99100.00%
Multiple22100.00%

37.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

37.38%

Male Poverty Rate

37.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Enfield

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Enfield is White, with 24.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.01%.

Enfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School47.84%
Less Than 9th Grade40.36%
Some College26.67%
Bachelors or Greater4.85%

Enfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed46.67%
Female Employed20.63%
Male Employed18.10%
Female Unemployed14.47%

Enfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Enfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$20,567$28,602
Families$29,660$37,250
Married Families$68,393-
Non Families$11,125$14,943
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Income by Household Type

Enfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

17.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

21.4%

Male Marriage Rate

15.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Enfield Married by Age and Sex

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Enfield 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.

Enfield Marital Status by Race

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Enfield Marital Status

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74

Number of Veterans

55

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam40
Second Gulf War10
First Gulf War7
Korea6
World War II

Enfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6429
35 to 5424
18 to 3410
75+6
65 to 745

Enfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black633.79%
White115.45%

Enfield Veterans by Race

Enfield Veterans by Education

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17.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Enfield Veterans by Education

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47%

Labor Force Participation

39.3%

Employment Rate

16.3%

Unemployment Rate

Enfield Employment by Age

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Enfield Employment by Race

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Enfield 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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92.12%

Born in Enfield

99.48%

Native Born

0.52%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.48% of Enfield residents were born in the United States, with 92.12% 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 Africa.

Enfield Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,206-34-1.52%
20202,240-34-1.50%
20192,274-34-1.47%
20182,308-36-1.54%
20172,344-26-1.10%
20162,370-28-1.17%
20152,398-35-1.44%
20142,433-24-0.98%
20132,457-27-1.09%
20122,484-20-0.80%
20112,504-28-1.11%
20102,5320.00%

Enfield Population by Year