Faison, North Carolina Population 2021

946
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Faison is a city located in Duplin County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 946, it is the 338th largest city in North Carolina and the 10537th largest city in the United States . Faison is currently declining at a rate of -0.53% annually and its population has decreased by -1.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 961 in 2010. Faison reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Faison has a population density of 1,207 people per square mile.

The average household income in Faison is $50,116 with a poverty rate of 20.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $533 per month, and the median house value is $86,700. The median age in Faison is 30.9 years, 34.8 years for males, and 28.4 years for females.

Faison Demographics

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

  • White: 85.84%
  • Black or African American: 8.93%
  • Other race: 2.50%
  • Two or more races: 2.42%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Faison, North Carolina is 946 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 956.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 961.

Faison, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,13485.84%
Black or African American1188.93%
Some Other Race332.50%
Two or More Races322.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.30%
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Faison Population by Race

Faison Population Pyramid $2021

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Faison Median Age

30.9


Total

34.8


Male

28.4


Female

Faison Adults

There are 848 adults, (198 of whom are seniors) in Faison.

Faison Age Dependency

103.2

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

72.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Faison Sex Ratio

Female

687

52.01%

Male

634

47.99%

Faison Population by Age

Faison Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Faison Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male33.3%66.7%
Non Family38.3%61.7%
Female40.9%59.1%
All57.4%42.6%
Married80.6%19.4%

57.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Faison Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4013.2957.4
Married1804.480.6
Non Family1281.2738.3
Female664.1240.9
Male273.5233.3

4.23

Average Family Size

3.29

Average Household Size

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Faison Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade10313.45%
9th to 12th Grade8611.23%
High School Graduate14118.41%
Some College21327.81%
Associates Degree536.92%
Bachelors Degree12716.58%
Graduate Degree435.61%
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Faison Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Faison Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White400358150
Hispanic29015520
Black5745
2+ Races26223
Other Race147

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.50%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 37.50%.

Faison Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,346$22,466$22,244
Less Than 9th Grade$19,444$17,432$19,722
High School Graduate$32,212$34,444$30,865
Some College$21,902$37,794$
Bachelors Degree$26,250$54,750$22,333
Graduate Degree$32,279$$32,159

$22,346

Average Earnings

$22,466

Average Male

$22,244

Average Female

Faison Earnings by Educational Attainment

Faison Language by Age

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Faison Language

57.58% of Faison residents speak only English, while 42.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 42.42% of the population.

Faison Language

Faison Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic60710817.79%
Black1187765.25%
White5717613.31%
Multiple32618.75%

20.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.87%

Male Poverty Rate

17.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Faison

The race most likely to be in poverty in Faison is Black, with 65.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Faison is White, with 13.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.00%.

Faison Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.28%
High School22.70%
Some College15.79%
Bachelors or Greater2.35%

Faison Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed71.43%
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Employed14.96%
Female Employed8.71%

Faison Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Faison Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,207$50,116
Families$51,406$58,452
Married Families$64,444-
Non Families-$32,207
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Income by Household Type

Faison Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.2%

Male Marriage Rate

39.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Faison Married by Age and Sex

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Faison Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Faison Marital Status by Race

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Faison Marital Status

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68

Number of Veterans

68

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea22
Vietnam19
Second Gulf War12
First Gulf War9
World War II2

Faison Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+33
65 to 7420
35 to 5412
55 to 643
18 to 34

Faison Veterans by Age

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Faison Veterans by Race

Faison Veterans by Education

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14.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Faison Veterans by Education

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59.8%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Faison Employment by Age

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Faison Employment by Race

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Faison 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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57.53%

Born in Faison

81.76%

Native Born

18.24%

Foreign Born

16.58%

Non Citizen

1.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.76% of Faison residents were born in the United States, with 57.53% having been born in North Carolina. 16.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Faison Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021946-5-0.53%
2020951-5-0.52%
2019956-5-0.52%
20189610.00%
2017961-6-0.62%
20169670.00%
2015967-9-0.92%
201497630.31%
20139730.00%
201297340.41%
201196970.73%
20109620.00%

Faison Population by Year