Anson County, North Carolina Population 2020

Anson County, North Carolina's estimated population is 24,875 with a growth rate of -0.00% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Anson County, North Carolina is the 75th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202024,875-1-0.00%
201924,876-1-0.00%
201824,877-1-0.00%
201724,878-304-1.21%
201625,182-438-1.71%
201525,620-354-1.36%
201425,974100.04%
201325,964-348-1.32%
201226,312-196-0.74%
201126,508-344-1.28%
201026,8523,37814.39%
199023,474-2,175-8.48%
198025,6492,1619.20%
197023,488-1,474-5.90%
196024,962-1,819-6.79%
195026,781-1,662-5.84%
194028,443-906-3.09%
193029,3491,0153.58%
192028,3342,86911.27%
191025,4653,59516.44%
190021,8701,8439.20%
189020,0272,03311.30%
188017,9945,56644.79%
187012,428-1,236-9.05%
186013,6641751.30%
185013,489-1,588-10.53%
184015,0779826.97%
183014,0951,56112.45%
182012,5343,70341.93%
18108,8316858.41%
18008,1463,01358.70%
17905,1330.00%

Anson County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American12,33348.74%
White12,08347.75%
Asian3351.32%
Two or More Races2841.12%
Some Other Race1660.66%
American Indian and Alaska Native960.38%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.04%

Anson County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2020

Anson County, North Carolina Median Age

40.5


Total

38.8


Male

43.1


Female

Anson County, North Carolina Adults

There are 20,370 adults, (4,343 of whom are seniors) in Anson County, North Carolina.

Anson County, North Carolina Age Dependency

57.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Anson County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

12,021

47.50%

Male

13,285

52.50%

Anson County, North Carolina Households and Families

Anson County, North Carolina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Anson County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.5%19.5%
All66.9%33.1%
Non Family63.5%36.5%
Male59.8%40.2%
Female42.8%57.2%

66.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,5162.4766.9
Married3,8933.2480.5
Non Family3,6761.2363.5
Female1,5563.2842.8
Male3913.1659.8

3.17

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Anson County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9565.28%
9th to 12th Grade2,56614.18%
High School Graduate7,50441.48%
Some College3,75320.74%
Associates Degree1,5838.75%
Bachelors Degree1,2957.16%
Graduate Degree4352.40%

Anson County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,6217,5731,243
Black8,3926,485386
Hispanic6041905
Asian19614262
Multiple Races18214028
Other Race1651496
Native American9231
Islander99

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 31.63%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,122$32,545$25,709
Less Than High School$21,039$21,781$17,271
High School Grad$28,411$31,976$21,241
Some College$30,818$41,684$26,250
Bachelors Degree$42,214$38,618$52,962
Graduate Degree$49,172$49,338$48,879

$30,122

Average Earnings

$32,545

Average Male

$25,709

Average Female

Anson County, North Carolina Language

Anson County, North Carolina Language by Age

Anson County, North Carolina Language

94.72% of Anson County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 5.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.89% of the population.

Anson County, North Carolina Poverty

Anson County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11,3353,34329.49%
White10,7259929.25%
Hispanic92120322.04%
Multiple2016532.34%
Asian3093812.30%
Native66100.00%

19.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.25%

Male Poverty Rate

23.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anson County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anson County, North Carolina is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anson County, North Carolina is White, with 9.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.26%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.11%
High School16.37%
Some College14.61%
Bachelors or Greater0.41%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.75%
Male Unemployed38.54%
Female Employed10.12%
Male Employed5.63%

Anson County, North Carolina Income

Anson County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,126$50,787
Families$49,185$61,412
Married Families$66,842-
Non Families$22,632$32,543

Anson County, North Carolina Marital Status

Anson County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.3%

Male Marriage Rate

42.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Anson County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Anson County, North Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Anson County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Anson County, North Carolina Veterans

1,454

Number of Veterans

1,383

Male Veterans

71

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam602
First Gulf War300
Second Gulf War143
Korea104
World War II51
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74413
55 to 64385
75+280
35 to 54270
18 to 34106
Name Veterans % of Total
White9139.18%
Black5415.59%
Hispanic172.21%

$Anson County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

6.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anson County, North Carolina Employment Status

54.8%

Labor Force Participation

49.3%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

Anson County, North Carolina 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

79.82%

Born in North Carolina

97.02%

Native Born

2.98%

Foreign Born

1.87%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.02% of Anson County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 79.82% having been born in North Carolina. 1.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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