Faison, North Carolina Population 2020

947

Faison is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 947, it is the 340th largest city in North Carolina and the 10551st largest city in the United States. Faison is currently declining at a rate of -0.73% annually and its population has decreased by -1.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 961 in 2010. Faison reached it's highest population of 978 in 2014. Spanning over 1 miles, Faison has a population density of 1,208 people per square mile.

The average household income in Faison is $48,145 with a poverty rate of 22.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $624 per month, and the median house value is $100,800. The median age in Faison is 30.7 years, 34.8 years for males, and 28.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.6 males.

Faison Demographics

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

  • White: 77.42%
  • Black or African American: 13.85%
  • Other race: 4.48%
  • Two or more races: 4.07%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Faison, North Carolina is 947, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 961.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 961.

Faison, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White95077.42%
Black or African American17013.85%
Some Other Race554.48%
Two or More Races504.07%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.16%

Faison Population Pyramid 2020

Faison Median Age

30.7


Total

34.8


Male

28.5


Female

Faison Adults

There are 766 adults, (143 of whom are seniors) in Faison.

Faison Age Dependency

97

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

74

Child Dependency Ratio

Faison Sex Ratio

Female

654

53.30%

Male

573

46.70%

Faison Households and Families

Faison Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Faison Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.8%26.2%
Male58.1%41.9%
All54.7%45.3%
Non Family43.3%56.7%
Female35.2%64.8%

54.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3753.2754.7
Married1494.4873.8
Non Family1041.0243.3
Female913.8135.2
Male313.4558.1

4.06

Average Family Size

3.27

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Faison Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8712.39%
9th to 12th Grade7210.26%
High School Graduate16223.08%
Some College17324.64%
Associates Degree283.99%
Bachelors Degree14019.94%
Graduate Degree405.70%

Faison Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White322288157
Hispanic24813814
Black109949
Other Race376
Multiple Races3129

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 93.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 48.76%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,787$31,648$22,043
Less Than High School$17,740$16,625$18,654
High School Grad$31,484$33,214$30,313
Some College$$37,250$18,750
Bachelors Degree$26,103$$25,700
Graduate Degree$37,813$$38,125

$25,787

Average Earnings

$31,648

Average Male

$22,043

Average Female

Faison Language

Faison Language by Age

Faison Language

56.26% of Faison residents speak only English, while 43.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 43.04% of the population.

Faison Poverty

Faison Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic58113823.75%
Black1708650.59%
White451449.76%
Other551221.82%
Multiple5024.00%

22.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.21%

Male Poverty Rate

20.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Faison

The race most likely to be in poverty in Faison is Black, with 50.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Faison is Multiple, with 4.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.42%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.36%
High School16.05%
Some College13.43%
Bachelors or Greater2.22%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.28%
Male Unemployed21.43%
Male Employed14.15%
Female Employed8.73%

Faison Income

Faison Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,303$48,145
Families$49,417$53,680
Married Families$64,018-
Non Families$26,786$29,841

Faison Marital Status

Faison Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

37.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Faison Married by Age and Sex

Faison 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 35-44.

Faison Marital Status by Race

Faison Veterans

47

Number of Veterans

47

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam16
Second Gulf War9
First Gulf War7
Korea5
World War II2
Age Group Veterans
75+18
65 to 7414
35 to 549
55 to 646
18 to 34

$Faison Veterans by Education

4.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Faison Employment Status

64.8%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Faison 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

59.01%

Born in North Carolina

81.42%

Native Born

18.58%

Foreign Born

15.81%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

81.42% of Faison residents were born in the United States, with 59.01% having been born in North Carolina. 15.81% 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
2020947-7-0.73%
2019954-7-0.73%
2018961-1-0.10%
2017962-7-0.72%
20169690.00%
2015969-9-0.92%
201497840.41%
20139740.00%
201297440.41%
201197080.83%
20109620.00%