Saxapahaw, North Carolina Population 2020

1,355

Saxapahaw is a city located in North Carolina. Saxapahaw has a 2020 population of 1,355. Saxapahaw is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -17.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,648 in 2010. Saxapahaw reached it's highest population of 1,648 in 2010.

The average household income in Saxapahaw is $61,585 with a poverty rate of 5.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $872 per month, and the median house value is $132,400. The median age in Saxapahaw is 50.4 years, 46.8 years for males, and 52.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.3 males.

Saxapahaw Demographics

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

  • White: 91.96%
  • Black or African American: 5.54%
  • Two or more races: 2.51%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Saxapahaw, North Carolina is 1,355, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,355.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,648.

Saxapahaw, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,24691.96%
Black or African American755.54%
Two or More Races342.51%

Saxapahaw Population Pyramid 2020

Saxapahaw Median Age

50.4


Total

46.8


Male

52.1


Female

Saxapahaw Adults

There are 1,172 adults, (296 of whom are seniors) in Saxapahaw.

Saxapahaw Age Dependency

54.7

Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Saxapahaw Sex Ratio

Female

673

49.67%

Male

682

50.33%

Saxapahaw Households and Families

Saxapahaw Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Saxapahaw Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female80.9%19.1%
Non Family70.3%29.7%
All67.6%32.4%
Married62.3%37.7%

67.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6612.0567.6
Married3242.6262.3
Non Family2791.2170.3
Female472.9680.9
Male112.82100

2.59

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Saxapahaw Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1069.52%
9th to 12th Grade11410.23%
High School Graduate26924.15%
Some College27624.78%
Associates Degree988.80%
Bachelors Degree16314.63%
Graduate Degree887.90%

Saxapahaw Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White980790251
Black6351
Hispanic5133
Multiple Races2020

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.61%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,175$43,194$33,608
Less Than High School$41,458$43,681$
High School Grad$38,231$40,455$27,462
Some College$34,632$$33,750
Bachelors Degree$42,102$42,361$41,923
Graduate Degree$$$

$39,175

Average Earnings

$43,194

Average Male

$33,608

Average Female

Saxapahaw Language

Saxapahaw Language by Age

Saxapahaw Language

92.55% of Saxapahaw residents speak only English, while 7.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.45% of the population.

Saxapahaw Poverty

Saxapahaw Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,134524.59%
Multiple341441.18%
Hispanic112119.82%

5.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.55%

Male Poverty Rate

6.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saxapahaw

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saxapahaw is Multiple, with 41.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saxapahaw is White, with 4.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.97%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School9.09%
Some College5.61%
Bachelors or Greater4.38%
High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed4.14%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Saxapahaw Income

Saxapahaw Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,689$61,585
Families$69,853$67,395
Married Families$74,833-
Non Families$29,948$50,304

Saxapahaw Marital Status

Saxapahaw Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Saxapahaw Married by Age and Sex

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

Saxapahaw Veterans

97

Number of Veterans

64

Male Veterans

33

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam33
First Gulf War20
World War II12
Second Gulf War11
Korea
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7448
55 to 6426
75+12
35 to 5411
18 to 34

$Saxapahaw Veterans by Education

20.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saxapahaw Employment Status

61.2%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Saxapahaw 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

56.38%

Born in North Carolina

96.24%

Native Born

3.76%

Foreign Born

1.33%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.24% of Saxapahaw residents were born in the United States, with 56.38% having been born in North Carolina. 1.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,3550.00%
20191,3550.00%
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%