Rowland, North Carolina Population 2021

968
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Rowland is a city located in Robeson County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 968, it is the 335th largest city in North Carolina and the 10434th largest city in the United States . Rowland is currently declining at a rate of -1.22% annually and its population has decreased by -6.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,037 in 2010. Rowland reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Rowland has a population density of 920 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rowland is $35,017 with a poverty rate of 25.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $584 per month, and the median house value is $70,400. The median age in Rowland is 49.1 years, 35.1 years for males, and 53.1 years for females.

Rowland Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 69.12%
  • White: 20.37%
  • Native American: 10.14%
  • Two or more races: 0.37%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Rowland, North Carolina is 968 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 992.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,037.

Rowland, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American74369.12%
White21920.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native10910.14%
Two or More Races40.37%
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Rowland Population by Race

Rowland Population Pyramid $2021

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Rowland Median Age

49.1


Total

35.1


Male

53.1


Female

Rowland Adults

There are 876 adults, (228 of whom are seniors) in Rowland.

Rowland Age Dependency

65.9

Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Rowland Sex Ratio

Female

608

56.56%

Male

467

43.44%

Rowland Population by Age

Rowland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rowland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female34.1%65.9%
Non Family45.7%54.3%
All54%46%
Male61.9%38.1%
Married78.8%21.2%

54.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rowland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4412.4454
Non Family1971.1245.7
Married1323.0778.8
Female914.1334.1
Male213.4861.9

3.43

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Rowland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade334.14%
9th to 12th Grade11314.18%
High School Graduate32240.40%
Some College15118.95%
Associates Degree597.40%
Bachelors Degree729.03%
Graduate Degree475.90%
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Rowland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rowland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black54544841
White16915571
Native American79487
2+ Races4

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.72%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 42.01%.

Rowland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,985$31,970$22,337
Less Than 9th Grade$31,250$31,458$
High School Graduate$22,391$34,000$21,579
Some College$26,442$30,625$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$58,125$43,750$63,542

$26,985

Average Earnings

$31,970

Average Male

$22,337

Average Female

Rowland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rowland Language by Age

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Rowland Language

99.71% of Rowland residents speak only English, while 0.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.29% of the population.

Rowland Language

Rowland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black74324733.24%
Native1091110.09%
White21994.11%
Multiple44100.00%

25.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.91%

Male Poverty Rate

26.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rowland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rowland is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rowland is White, with 4.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.69%.

Rowland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.67%
Some College23.81%
High School20.19%
Bachelors or Greater3.36%

Rowland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Male Unemployed29.41%
Male Employed6.21%
Female Employed6.13%

Rowland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rowland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$22,443$35,017
Families$34,167$45,283
Married Families$44,500-
Non Families$12,434$21,713
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Income by Household Type

Rowland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

31.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.9%

Male Marriage Rate

27.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Rowland Married by Age and Sex

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Rowland 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 45-54.

Rowland Marital Status by Race

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Rowland Marital Status

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76

Number of Veterans

71

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam17
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War17
Korea9
World War II

Rowland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6425
65 to 7414
18 to 3414
75+12
35 to 5411

Rowland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black589.52%
White1810.11%

Rowland Veterans by Race

Rowland Veterans by Education

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19.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rowland Veterans by Education

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37.2%

Labor Force Participation

34.3%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Rowland Employment by Age

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Rowland Employment by Race

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Rowland 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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74.33%

Born in Rowland

99.72%

Native Born

0.28%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.72% of Rowland residents were born in the United States, with 74.33% having been born in North Carolina. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Rowland Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021968-12-1.22%
2020980-12-1.21%
2019992-12-1.20%
20181,004-8-0.79%
20171,012-10-0.98%
20161,022-9-0.87%
20151,031-6-0.58%
20141,037-1-0.10%
20131,038-6-0.57%
20121,0440.00%
20111,04450.48%
20101,0390.00%

Rowland Population by Year