Lake Waccamaw is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,405, it is the 297th largest city in North Carolina and the 8966th largest city in the United States. Lake Waccamaw is currently growing at a rate of 0.07% annually but its population has decreased by -5.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,480 in 2010. Lake Waccamaw reached it's highest population of 1,467 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Lake Waccamaw has a population density of 505 people per square mile.
The average household income in Lake Waccamaw is $64,367 with a poverty rate of 20.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $841 per month, and the median house value is $255,400. The median age in Lake Waccamaw is 49.3 years, 46.3 years for males, and 53.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 79.0 males.