Saxapahaw, North Carolina Population 2021

1,599
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Saxapahaw is a city located in Alamance County North Carolina. Saxapahaw has a 2020 population of 1,599. Saxapahaw is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -2.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,648 in 2010. Saxapahaw reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Saxapahaw is $56,555 with a poverty rate of 9.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $861 per month, and the median house value is $133,900. The median age in Saxapahaw is 42.1 years, 39.9 years for males, and 45.1 years for females.

Saxapahaw Demographics

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

  • White: 86.55%
  • Native American: 9.76%
  • Black or African American: 2.31%
  • Two or more races: 1.38%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Saxapahaw, North Carolina is 1,599 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,599.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,648.

Saxapahaw, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,38486.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native1569.76%
Black or African American372.31%
Two or More Races221.38%
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Saxapahaw Population by Race

Saxapahaw Population Pyramid $2021

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Saxapahaw Median Age

42.1


Total

39.9


Male

45.1


Female

Saxapahaw Adults

There are 1,272 adults, (218 of whom are seniors) in Saxapahaw.

Saxapahaw Age Dependency

51.7

Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31

Child Dependency Ratio

Saxapahaw Sex Ratio

Female

808

50.53%

Male

791

49.47%

Saxapahaw Population by Age

Saxapahaw Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Saxapahaw Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female34.5%65.5%
All56.4%43.6%
Married57.1%42.9%
Non Family61%39%
Male100%0%

56.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Saxapahaw Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6672.456.4
Married3403.1857.1
Non Family2311.1961
Female842.5134.5
Male122.83100

2.98

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Saxapahaw Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1189.92%
9th to 12th Grade1089.08%
High School Graduate32527.33%
Some College26922.62%
Associates Degree1028.58%
Bachelors Degree20016.82%
Graduate Degree675.63%
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Saxapahaw Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Saxapahaw Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White993821255
Hispanic14610212
Native American5525
Black2818
2+ Races2222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.68%.

Saxapahaw Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,806$40,000$26,934
Less Than 9th Grade$$41,250$
High School Graduate$26,107$36,250$25,464
Some College$26,250$$25,556
Bachelors Degree$42,424$41,944$55,357
Graduate Degree$14,141$$

$31,806

Average Earnings

$40,000

Average Male

$26,934

Average Female

Saxapahaw Earnings by Educational Attainment

Saxapahaw Language by Age

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Saxapahaw Language

83.57% of Saxapahaw residents speak only English, while 16.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.43% of the population.

Saxapahaw Language

Saxapahaw Poverty by Race

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9.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.91%

Male Poverty Rate

15.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saxapahaw

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saxapahaw is White, with 11.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saxapahaw is White, with 11.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.30%.

Saxapahaw Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College15.36%
Less Than 9th Grade10.18%
Bachelors or Greater4.49%
High School0.00%

Saxapahaw Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Saxapahaw Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Saxapahaw Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,011$56,555
Families$57,222$65,981
Married Families$72,917-
Non Families$27,563$35,047
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Income by Household Type

Saxapahaw Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Saxapahaw Married by Age and Sex

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Saxapahaw 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 35-44.

Saxapahaw Marital Status by Race

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Saxapahaw Marital Status

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101

Number of Veterans

81

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War34
Second Gulf War23
Vietnam15
World War II
Korea

Saxapahaw Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7444
35 to 5423
55 to 6420
75+14
18 to 34

Saxapahaw Veterans by Age

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Saxapahaw Veterans by Race

Saxapahaw Veterans by Education

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22.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saxapahaw Veterans by Education

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63.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

9.8%

Unemployment Rate

Saxapahaw Employment by Age

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Saxapahaw Employment by Race

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Saxapahaw 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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59.04%

Born in Saxapahaw

94.18%

Native Born

5.82%

Foreign Born

4.32%

Non Citizen

1.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.18% of Saxapahaw residents were born in the United States, with 59.04% having been born in North Carolina. 4.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Saxapahaw Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,5990.00%
20201,5990.00%
20191,59924418.01%
20181,355-15-1.09%
20171,370564.26%
20161,314-116-8.11%
20151,4301017.60%
20141,329-39-2.85%
20131,3681239.88%
20121,245221.80%
20111,223-425-25.79%
20101,6480.00%

Saxapahaw Population by Year