Cumberland County, North Carolina Population 2022

Cumberland County, North Carolina's estimated population is 341,746 with a growth rate of 0.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cumberland County, North Carolina is the 6th largest county in North Carolina. The 2010 Population was 327,197 and has seen a growth of 4.45% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
17908,6710.00%
18009,2645936.84%
18109,3821181.27%
182014,4465,06453.98%
183014,8343882.69%
184015,2844503.03%
185020,6105,32634.85%
186016,369-4,241-20.58%
187017,0356664.07%
188023,8366,80139.92%
189027,3213,48514.62%
190029,2491,9287.06%
191035,2846,03520.63%
192035,064-220-0.62%
193045,21910,15528.96%
194059,32014,10131.18%
195096,00636,68661.84%
1960148,41852,41254.59%
1970212,04263,62442.87%
1980247,16035,11816.56%
1990274,56627,40611.09%
2010327,19752,63119.17%
2011330,5033,3061.01%
2012329,985-518-0.16%
2013332,9973,0120.91%
2014332,364-633-0.19%
2015331,203-1,161-0.35%
2016333,1671,9640.59%
2017330,994-2,173-0.65%
2018333,4302,4360.74%
2019335,5092,0790.62%
2020337,5882,0790.62%
2021339,6672,0790.62%
2022341,7462,0790.61%
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Cumberland County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White162,28948.51%
Black or African American124,50037.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native4,2991.28%
Asian8,4522.53%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,2100.36%
Some Other Race10,1283.03%
Two or More Races23,6847.08%
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Cumberland County, North Carolina Population by Race

Cumberland County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Cumberland County, North Carolina Median Age

31.4


Total

29


Male

34.2


Female

Cumberland County, North Carolina Adults

There are 251,780 adults, (39,910 of whom are seniors) in Cumberland County, North Carolina.

Cumberland County, North Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

18.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Cumberland County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

168,460

50.35%

Male

166,102

49.65%

Cumberland County, North Carolina Population by Age

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

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Cumberland County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.8%32.2%
All51.5%48.5%
Non Family41.9%58.1%
Male39.4%60.6%
Female36.3%63.7%

51.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cumberland County, North Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All127,5322.4951.5
Married52,3203.2467.8
Male5,5003.3439.4
Female21,1903.4536.3
Non Family48,5221.1741.9

3.2

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Cumberland County, North Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,9832.40%
9th to 12th Grade12,5976.07%
High School Graduate54,80926.39%
Some College59,64828.72%
Associates Degree22,45110.81%
Bachelors Degree34,67316.70%
Graduate Degree18,5108.91%
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Cumberland County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cumberland County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian5,9794,9442,236
2+ Races8,5117,9802,442
White94,31087,87626,521
Black78,84371,91018,227
Hispanic20,27517,9864,403
Other Race5,8955,089988
Native American2,8732,318294
Islander70065659

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 93.76%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 37.40%.

Cumberland County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,158$39,502$29,402
Less Than 9th Grade$21,589$24,756$15,170
High School Graduate$26,288$30,582$21,102
Some College$32,086$38,205$26,142
Bachelors Degree$43,761$53,761$37,928
Graduate Degree$63,029$72,908$55,990

$34,158

Average Earnings

$39,502

Average Male

$29,402

Average Female

Cumberland County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cumberland County, North Carolina Language by Age

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Cumberland County, North Carolina Language

88.42% of Cumberland County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 11.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.14% of the population.

Cumberland County, North Carolina Language

Cumberland County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native3,9461,14629.04%
Islander1,05725824.41%
Black120,31228,59323.77%
Multiple22,0844,93222.33%
Hispanic37,3217,77820.84%
Asian8,2121,16214.15%
White133,31417,54013.16%
Other2,260NaN%

18.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.72%

Male Poverty Rate

20.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cumberland County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cumberland County, North Carolina is Native, with 29.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cumberland 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 4.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.98%.

Cumberland County, North Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.76%
High School19.92%
Some College13.84%
Bachelors or Greater6.03%

Cumberland County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.65%
Male Unemployed39.19%
Female Employed11.72%
Female Unemployed39.43%

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

Cumberland County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,177$62,751
Families$57,586$72,319
Married Families$73,582$87,254
Non Families$32,355$43,854
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Income by Household Type

Cumberland County, North Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.7%

Male Marriage Rate

42.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Cumberland County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Cumberland County, North Carolina 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 55-64.

Cumberland County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Cumberland County, North Carolina Marital Status

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42,630

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War20,377
First Gulf War17,103
Vietnam9,871
Korea1,274
World War II175

Cumberland County, North Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 348,658
35 to 5414,196
55 to 649,429
65 to 746,320
75+4,027

Cumberland County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White21,20519.69%
Black17,44719.84%
Native American44113.91%
Asian4918.01%
Islander15121.73%
Other Race1,13917.83%
2+ Races1,75618.16%
Hispanic4,42321.00%

Cumberland County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Cumberland County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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9.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cumberland County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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64.4%

Labor Force Participation

48.7%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Cumberland County, North Carolina Employment by Age

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Cumberland County, North Carolina Employment by Race

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Cumberland 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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45.01%

Born in Cumberland County, North Carolina

93.57%

Native Born

6.43%

Foreign Born

2.76%

Non Citizen

3.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.57% of Cumberland County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 45.01% having been born in North Carolina. 2.76% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cumberland 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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