Lucama is a city located in Wilson County North Carolina. Lucama has a 2020 population of 1,179. Lucama is currently growing at a rate of 0.77% annually and its population has increased by 3.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,138 in 2010.
The average household income in Lucama is $41,420 with a poverty rate of 31.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $778 per month, and the median house value is $81,100. The median age in Lucama is 39.1 years, 39.5 years for males, and 38.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lucamawas:
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 black people with a rate of 16.56%.
69.88% of Lucama residents speak only English, while 30.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.12% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Lucama is Black, with 42.49% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Lucama is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 17.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 40.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.05%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Lucama
80.18% of Lucama residents were born in the United States, with 68.99% having been born in North Carolina. 19.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.