Enfield, North Carolina Population 2020

2,264

Enfield is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,264, it is the 242nd largest city in North Carolina and the 7153rd largest city in the United States. Enfield is currently declining at a rate of -1.09% annually and its population has decreased by -10.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,532 in 2010. Enfield reached it's highest population of 2,532 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Enfield has a population density of 1,859 people per square mile.

The average household income in Enfield is $30,169 with a poverty rate of 35.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $709 per month, and the median house value is $75,600. The median age in Enfield is 37 years, 34.2 years for males, and 39.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 74.2 males.

Enfield Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 89.58%
  • White: 8.74%
  • Native American: 1.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.30%
  • Two or more races: 0.13%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Enfield, North Carolina is 2,264, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,314.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,532.

Enfield, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,08089.58%
White2038.74%
American Indian and Alaska Native291.25%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.30%
Two or More Races30.13%

Enfield Population Pyramid 2020

Enfield Median Age

37


Total

34.2


Male

39.9


Female

Enfield Adults

There are 1,799 adults, (378 of whom are seniors) in Enfield.

Enfield Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Enfield Sex Ratio

Female

1,333

57.41%

Male

989

42.59%

Enfield Households and Families

Enfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Enfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.1%32.9%
All31.6%68.4%
Female27.2%72.8%
Non Family23.6%76.4%
Male21.9%78.1%

31.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9522.3731.6
Female3973.1527.2
Non Family3131.1923.6
Married1462.8467.1
Male962.321.9

2.87

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Enfield Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1358.79%
9th to 12th Grade34222.28%
High School Graduate65442.61%
Some College22014.33%
Associates Degree573.71%
Bachelors Degree624.04%
Graduate Degree654.23%

Enfield Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1,31386973
White19015754
Native American2929
Multiple Races33

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 28.42%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,705$20,848$21,997
Less Than High School$17,031$11,311$26,500
High School Grad$20,465$22,708$18,533
Some College$31,705$40,833$31,023
Bachelors Degree$$$21,111
Graduate Degree$35,521$$35,521

$21,705

Average Earnings

$20,848

Average Male

$21,997

Average Female

Enfield Language

Enfield Language by Age

Enfield Language

97.98% of Enfield residents speak only English, while 2.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.79% of the population.

Enfield Poverty

Enfield Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,04771835.08%
White1704023.53%
Native292482.76%
Islander77100.00%
Multiple33100.00%

35.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.13%

Male Poverty Rate

34.32%

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 23.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.24%.

Name Poverty
High School43.23%
Less Than High School35.53%
Some College20.68%
Bachelors or Greater8.62%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed49.30%
Female Unemployed25.71%
Female Employed15.22%
Male Employed11.90%

Enfield Income

Enfield Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$22,194$30,169
Families$29,720$36,735
Married Families$49,630-
Non Families$11,198$15,414

Enfield Marital Status

Enfield Marital Status

Marriage Rates

19.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

23.6%

Male Marriage Rate

15.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Enfield Married by Age and Sex

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

Enfield Veterans

70

Number of Veterans

53

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam37
Second Gulf War8
Korea6
First Gulf War5
World War II
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6426
35 to 5421
75+10
18 to 348
65 to 745
Name Veterans % of Total
Black593.77%
White115.58%

$Enfield Veterans by Education

18.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Enfield Employment Status

47.8%

Labor Force Participation

38.3%

Employment Rate

19.8%

Unemployment Rate

Enfield 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

91.00%

Born in North Carolina

99.44%

Native Born

0.56%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.44% of Enfield residents were born in the United States, with 91.00% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,264-25-1.09%
20192,289-25-1.08%
20182,314-33-1.41%
20172,347-25-1.05%
20162,372-30-1.25%
20152,402-35-1.44%
20142,437-22-0.89%
20132,459-27-1.09%
20122,486-20-0.80%
20112,506-26-1.03%
20102,5320.00%