Cabarrus County, North Carolina Population 2022

Cabarrus County, North Carolina's estimated population is 231,021 with a growth rate of 2.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cabarrus County, North Carolina is the 12th largest county in North Carolina. The 2010 Population was 178,562 and has seen a growth of 29.38% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2022231,0214,8562.15%
2021226,1654,8562.19%
2020221,3094,8562.24%
2019216,4534,8562.29%
2018211,5974,6092.23%
2017206,9885,3492.65%
2016201,6395,2432.67%
2015196,3964,7162.46%
2014191,6804,4402.37%
2013187,2402,9001.57%
2012184,3403,1651.75%
2011181,1752,6131.46%
2010178,56279,62780.48%
199098,93513,04015.18%
198085,89511,26615.10%
197074,6296,4929.53%
196068,1374,3546.83%
195063,7834,3907.39%
194059,39315,06233.98%
193044,33110,60131.43%
192033,7307,49028.54%
191026,2403,78416.85%
190022,4564,31423.78%
189018,1423,17821.24%
188014,9643,01025.18%
187011,9541,40813.35%
186010,5467998.20%
18509,7474885.27%
18409,2594495.10%
18308,8101,56221.55%
18207,2481,09017.70%
18106,1581,06420.89%
18005,0940.00%
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Cabarrus County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White145,73870.54%
Black or African American37,16617.99%
Some Other Race9,5974.64%
Asian7,7003.73%
Two or More Races5,5202.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native6840.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2100.10%
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Cabarrus County, North Carolina Population by Race

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Population Pyramid $2022

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Cabarrus County, North Carolina Median Age

37.9


Total

36.8


Male

38.8


Female

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Adults

There are 153,305 adults, (26,889 of whom are seniors) in Cabarrus County, North Carolina.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

105,886

51.25%

Male

100,729

48.75%

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Population by Age

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

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Cabarrus County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female47.1%52.9%
Male50.8%49.2%
Non Family57.3%42.7%
All71.5%28.5%
Married85.6%14.4%

71.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All72,2382.8471.5
Married40,3813.3885.6
Non Family19,1351.2457.3
Female9,4203.5447.1
Male3,3023.450.8

3.33

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

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Cabarrus County, North Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,0923.72%
9th to 12th Grade8,6996.35%
High School Graduate34,46225.18%
Some College31,40622.94%
Associates Degree13,0289.52%
Bachelors Degree28,36520.72%
Graduate Degree15,83611.57%
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Cabarrus County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White96,71889,23431,667
Black23,18320,5316,110
Hispanic10,1196,7372,034
Asian5,2425,0063,815
Other Race4,3812,669517
2+ Races1,9081,756618
Native American41828347
Islander210210103

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 72.78%.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,631$48,564$35,901
Less Than 9th Grade$27,331$31,338$19,315
High School Graduate$31,921$35,389$26,227
Some College$37,130$45,342$31,019
Bachelors Degree$56,153$75,223$46,622
Graduate Degree$69,126$107,728$52,100

$41,631

Average Earnings

$48,564

Average Male

$35,901

Average Female

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Language by Age

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Cabarrus County, North Carolina Language

86.96% of Cabarrus County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 13.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.17% of the population.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Language

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White134,4109,5847.13%
Hispanic21,3915,10423.86%
Black36,6405,08213.87%
Other3,028NaN%
Multiple5,47689816.40%
Asian7,6962222.88%
Native665426.32%

10.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.63%

Male Poverty Rate

11.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cabarrus County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cabarrus County, North Carolina is Hispanic, with 23.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cabarrus County, North Carolina is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.42%.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.74%
High School9.63%
Some College7.89%
Bachelors or Greater2.86%

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed29.73%
Male Unemployed19.46%
Female Employed6.36%
Male Employed3.79%

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$67,328$88,147
Families$81,928$101,107
Married Families$95,764$116,294
Non Families$36,483$48,379
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Income by Household Type

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Cabarrus County, North Carolina Marriage

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

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Cabarrus County, North Carolina Marital Status

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11,630

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,895
First Gulf War3,368
Second Gulf War2,277
Korea602
World War II324

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 543,876
65 to 742,938
75+2,015
55 to 641,837
18 to 34964

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9,5798.55%
Black1,6786.28%
Hispanic4593.67%
2+ Races1224.89%
Asian781.43%
Islander7736.67%
Other Race490.83%
Native American4710.42%

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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4.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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68.1%

Labor Force Participation

64.6%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Employment by Age

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Cabarrus County, North Carolina Employment by Race

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Cabarrus County, North Carolina 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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52.03%

Born in Cabarrus County, North Carolina

91.60%

Native Born

8.40%

Foreign Born

4.73%

Non Citizen

3.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.60% of Cabarrus County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 52.03% having been born in North Carolina. 4.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cabarrus County, North Carolina Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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