Woodfin, North Carolina Population 2021

6,839
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Woodfin is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 6,839, it is the 118th largest city in North Carolina and the 4007th largest city in the United States . Woodfin is currently growing at a rate of 0.90% annually and its population has increased by 11.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,123 in 2010. Woodfin reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 9 miles, Woodfin has a population density of 759 people per square mile.

The average household income in Woodfin is $72,586 with a poverty rate of 23.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,096 per month, and the median house value is $224,400. The median age in Woodfin is 39.3 years, 38.3 years for males, and 41.5 years for females.

Woodfin Demographics

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

  • White: 87.49%
  • Other race: 5.34%
  • Black or African American: 2.40%
  • Asian: 1.97%
  • Native American: 1.39%
  • Two or more races: 1.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
The current population of Woodfin, North Carolina is 6,839 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,717.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,123.

Woodfin, North Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,78587.49%
Some Other Race3535.34%
Black or African American1592.40%
Asian1301.97%
American Indian and Alaska Native921.39%
Two or More Races861.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.11%
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Woodfin Population by Race

Woodfin Population Pyramid $2021

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Woodfin Median Age

39.3


Total

38.3


Male

41.5


Female

Woodfin Adults

There are 5,420 adults, (1,176 of whom are seniors) in Woodfin.

Woodfin Age Dependency

55.8

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Woodfin Sex Ratio

Female

3,052

46.16%

Male

3,560

53.84%

Woodfin Population by Age

Woodfin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Woodfin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family35.7%64.3%
Female42.9%57.1%
All50.5%49.5%
Male58.7%41.3%
Married66.3%33.7%

50.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Woodfin Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4952.4450.5
Non Family1,1051.5635.7
Married1,0833.0666.3
Female2033.8642.9
Male1042.658.7

3.05

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Woodfin Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3166.39%
9th to 12th Grade4018.11%
High School Graduate97519.72%
Some College1,21924.66%
Associates Degree3487.04%
Bachelors Degree1,12622.78%
Graduate Degree55811.29%
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Woodfin Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Woodfin Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,1813,7581,535
Hispanic39816051
Other Race15279
Black13010420
Native American9281
Asian888878
2+ Races4728
Islander77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 88.64%.

Woodfin Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,838$32,284$22,321
Less Than 9th Grade$23,355$25,477$11,219
High School Graduate$27,853$31,371$18,125
Some College$22,060$31,420$20,152
Bachelors Degree$34,302$36,750$32,578
Graduate Degree$58,611$95,208$46,591

$29,838

Average Earnings

$32,284

Average Male

$22,321

Average Female

Woodfin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Woodfin Language by Age

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Woodfin Language

86.37% of Woodfin residents speak only English, while 13.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.57% of the population.

Woodfin Language

Woodfin Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic91773780.37%
White4,78063213.22%
Other34929083.09%
Multiple522650.00%
Black971818.56%

23.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.55%

Male Poverty Rate

25.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Woodfin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Woodfin is Other, with 83.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Woodfin is White, with 13.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.72%.

Woodfin Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.12%
High School18.03%
Some College15.82%
Bachelors or Greater9.58%

Woodfin Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed42.86%
Female Unemployed31.03%
Female Employed15.19%
Male Employed11.30%

Woodfin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Woodfin Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,202$72,586
Families$57,250$93,319
Married Families$60,708-
Non Families$34,533$45,015
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Income by Household Type

Woodfin Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.2%

Male Marriage Rate

45.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Woodfin Married by Age and Sex

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Woodfin Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Woodfin Marital Status by Race

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Woodfin Marital Status

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327

Number of Veterans

302

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam120
First Gulf War89
Second Gulf War50
World War II10
Korea10

Woodfin Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7495
55 to 6478
35 to 5475
75+66
18 to 3413

Woodfin Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3166.58%
Black116.92%
Hispanic91.74%

Woodfin Veterans by Race

Woodfin Veterans by Education

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7.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Woodfin Veterans by Education

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56.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.3%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Woodfin Employment by Age

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Woodfin Employment by Race

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Woodfin 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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49.09%

Born in Woodfin

90.67%

Native Born

9.33%

Foreign Born

5.40%

Non Citizen

3.93%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.67% of Woodfin residents were born in the United States, with 49.09% having been born in North Carolina. 5.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Woodfin Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,839610.90%
20206,778610.91%
20196,717610.92%
20186,656110.17%
20176,645731.11%
20166,572560.86%
20156,516300.46%
20146,486230.36%
20136,463741.16%
20126,389620.98%
20116,327440.70%
20106,2833,1217.11%
20003,1624261.46%
19902,736-524-1.74%
19803,2600.00%

Woodfin Population by Year