Lake Park, North Carolina Population 2020

3,935

Lake Park is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 3,935, it is the 177th largest city in North Carolina and the 5453rd largest city in the United States. Lake Park is currently growing at a rate of 1.26% annually and its population has increased by 14.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,422 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Lake Park has a population density of 5,354 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lake Park is $82,663 with a poverty rate of 7.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,454 per month, and the median house value is $188,700. The median age in Lake Park is 43.8 years, 40.1 years for males, and 46.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.0 males.

Lake Park Demographics

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

  • White: 86.38%
  • Black or African American: 8.47%
  • Other race: 1.68%
  • Native American: 1.60%
  • Two or more races: 1.04%
  • Asian: 0.83%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lake Park, North Carolina is 3,935, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,837.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,422.

Lake Park, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,24286.38%
Black or African American3188.47%
Some Other Race631.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native601.60%
Two or More Races391.04%
Asian310.83%

Lake Park Population Pyramid 2020

Lake Park Median Age

43.8


Total

40.1


Male

46.9


Female

Lake Park Adults

There are 3,026 adults, (675 of whom are seniors) in Lake Park.

Lake Park Age Dependency

59.6

Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Park Sex Ratio

Female

2,062

54.94%

Male

1,691

45.06%

Lake Park Households and Families

Lake Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family94.6%5.4%
Married93.5%6.5%
All92.7%7.3%
Male90.6%9.4%
Female85.3%14.7%

92.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4262.5692.7
Married7863.0993.5
Non Family4061.1994.6
Female1703.1785.3
Male643.1490.6

3.06

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake Park Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade572.05%
9th to 12th Grade1003.60%
High School Graduate37113.37%
Some College88832.01%
Associates Degree2749.88%
Bachelors Degree72226.03%
Graduate Degree36213.05%

Lake Park Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,4122,309955
Black19315264
Hispanic979742
Asian3118
Native American303012
Multiple Races111111

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 multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,521$52,773$43,986
Less Than High School$27,974$$19,702
High School Grad$36,438$41,932$35,375
Some College$42,005$49,286$
Bachelors Degree$49,219$75,615$44,865
Graduate Degree$49,375$$49,659

$45,521

Average Earnings

$52,773

Average Male

$43,986

Average Female

Lake Park Language

Lake Park Language by Age

Lake Park Language

88.30% of Lake Park residents speak only English, while 11.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.08% of the population.

Lake Park Poverty

Lake Park Poverty by Race

7.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.00%

Male Poverty Rate

5.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake Park is White, with 8.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake Park is White, with 8.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.23%.

Name Poverty
Some College7.91%
Bachelors or Greater4.56%
High School3.07%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed24.18%
Male Employed6.61%
Female Employed2.27%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Lake Park Income

Lake Park Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$74,716$82,663
Families$78,466$87,957
Married Families$99,706-
Non Families$60,694$67,021

Lake Park Marital Status

Lake Park Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Park Married by Age and Sex

Lake Park 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 35-44.

Lake Park Marital Status by Race

Lake Park Veterans

288

Number of Veterans

223

Male Veterans

65

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War54
Vietnam36
Second Gulf War29
Korea20
World War II18
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54101
75+77
55 to 6470
18 to 3429
65 to 7411
Name Veterans % of Total
White27610.04%
Indian1240.00%
Hispanic1111.34%

$Lake Park Veterans by Education

2.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Park Employment Status

72.7%

Labor Force Participation

68.2%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lake Park 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

36.93%

Born in North Carolina

91.82%

Native Born

8.18%

Foreign Born

3.12%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.82% of Lake Park residents were born in the United States, with 36.93% having been born in North Carolina. 3.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,935491.26%
20193,886491.28%
20183,837701.86%
20173,767491.32%
20163,718-22-0.59%
20153,740621.69%
20143,678762.11%
20133,602621.75%
20123,540601.72%
20113,480431.25%
20103,4370.00%