Scotland County, North Carolina Population 2022

Scotland County, North Carolina's estimated population is 35,039 with a growth rate of 0.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Scotland County, North Carolina is the 69th largest county in North Carolina. The 2010 Population was 36,062 and has seen a growth of -2.84% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
190012,5530.00%
191015,3632,81022.39%
192015,6002371.54%
193020,1744,57429.32%
194023,2323,05815.16%
195026,3363,10413.36%
196025,183-1,153-4.38%
197026,9291,7466.93%
198032,2735,34419.84%
199033,7541,4814.59%
201036,0622,3086.84%
201136,2752130.59%
201236,093-182-0.50%
201335,911-182-0.50%
201435,656-255-0.71%
201535,321-335-0.94%
201635,309-12-0.03%
201735,174-135-0.38%
201834,751-423-1.20%
201934,823720.21%
202034,895720.21%
202134,967720.21%
202235,039720.21%
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Scotland County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,06943.15%
Black or African American13,54238.78%
American Indian and Alaska Native4,21712.08%
Asian2690.77%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.03%
Some Other Race7202.06%
Two or More Races1,0953.14%
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Scotland County, North Carolina Population by Race

Scotland County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Scotland County, North Carolina Median Age

39.1


Total

37.4


Male

40.8


Female

Scotland County, North Carolina Adults

There are 26,983 adults, (6,232 of whom are seniors) in Scotland County, North Carolina.

Scotland County, North Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Scotland County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

17,649

50.54%

Male

17,272

49.46%

Scotland County, North Carolina Population by Age

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

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Scotland County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.8%20.2%
All59.8%40.2%
Male53%47%
Non Family50.4%49.6%
Female43.2%56.8%

59.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Scotland County, North Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,9512.5359.8
Married4,7843.2179.8
Male6093.2453
Female2,8183.4543.2
Non Family4,7401.250.4

3.18

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

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Scotland County, North Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1174.72%
9th to 12th Grade3,40414.39%
High School Graduate7,94333.59%
Some College5,26922.28%
Associates Degree2,2509.51%
Bachelors Degree2,40510.17%
Graduate Degree1,2605.33%
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Scotland County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Scotland County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian21621692
White11,0669,4302,254
Other Race34222463
2+ Races42332276
Hispanic586377100
Black8,9377,121934
Native American2,5231,714228
Islander99

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 42.59%.

Scotland County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,092$35,530$27,014
Less Than 9th Grade$32,143$34,440$25,417
High School Graduate$28,820$32,354$21,759
Some College$29,512$36,969$23,916
Bachelors Degree$47,417$48,922$44,259
Graduate Degree$54,722$65,000$51,927

$32,092

Average Earnings

$35,530

Average Male

$27,014

Average Female

Scotland County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Scotland County, North Carolina Language by Age

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Scotland County, North Carolina Language

96.04% of Scotland County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.80% of the population.

Scotland County, North Carolina Language

Scotland County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple1,02344443.40%
Black12,5805,13540.82%
Hispanic1,03423823.02%
Native4,04589722.18%
White14,0272,37816.95%
Asian209178.13%
Other35NaN%

27.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.11%

Male Poverty Rate

29.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scotland County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scotland County, North Carolina is Multiple, with 43.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scotland 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 5.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.74%.

Scotland County, North Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.21%
High School26.15%
Some College17.85%
Bachelors or Greater6.91%

Scotland County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.35%
Male Unemployed54.19%
Female Employed15.53%
Female Unemployed63.22%

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

Scotland County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,936$52,139
Families$46,269$62,492
Married Families$65,613-
Non Families$21,606$31,635
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Income by Household Type

Scotland County, North Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.4%

Male Marriage Rate

35.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Scotland County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Scotland 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.

Scotland County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Scotland County, North Carolina Marital Status

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2,067

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War324
First Gulf War486
Vietnam860
Korea168
World War II61

Scotland County, North Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34129
35 to 54467
55 to 64400
65 to 74611
75+460

Scotland County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2089.64%
Black6836.65%
Native American1214.02%
2+ Races5510.96%
Hispanic60.90%

Scotland County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Scotland County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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9.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scotland County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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50.8%

Labor Force Participation

44.9%

Employment Rate

11.7%

Unemployment Rate

Scotland County, North Carolina Employment by Age

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Scotland County, North Carolina Employment by Race

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Scotland 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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73.63%

Born in Scotland County, North Carolina

97.65%

Native Born

2.35%

Foreign Born

1.48%

Non Citizen

0.88%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.65% of Scotland County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 73.63% having been born in North Carolina. 1.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Scotland 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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