Stanly County, North Carolina Population 2020

Stanly County, North Carolina's estimated population is 63,323 with a growth rate of 1.00% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Stanly County, North Carolina is the 45th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202063,3236241.00%
201962,6996241.01%
201862,0756241.02%
201761,4516591.08%
201660,7921570.26%
201560,635160.03%
201460,619-12-0.02%
201360,6311750.29%
201260,456-64-0.11%
201160,520-56-0.09%
201060,5768,81117.02%
199051,7653,2486.69%
198048,5175,69513.30%
197042,8221,9494.77%
196040,8733,74310.08%
195037,1304,29613.08%
194032,8342,6188.66%
193030,2162,78710.16%
192027,4297,52037.77%
191019,9094,68930.81%
190015,2203,08425.41%
189012,1361,63115.53%
188010,5052,19026.34%
18708,3155146.59%
18607,80187912.70%
18506,9220.00%

Stanly County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White51,31283.96%
Black or African American6,83411.18%
Asian1,1731.92%
Two or More Races1,0521.72%
Some Other Race5140.84%
American Indian and Alaska Native2200.36%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.01%

Stanly County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2020

Stanly County, North Carolina Median Age

42.3


Total

40.9


Male

43.5


Female

Stanly County, North Carolina Adults

There are 47,837 adults, (11,242 of whom are seniors) in Stanly County, North Carolina.

Stanly County, North Carolina Age Dependency

67

Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Stanly County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

30,669

50.18%

Male

30,445

49.82%

Stanly County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Stanly County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.1%14.9%
All73.5%26.5%
Non Family67%33%
Male49.4%50.6%
Female47%53%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,7172.4973.5
Married12,8183.0185.1
Non Family6,8971.1567
Female2,8453.1147
Male1,1573.1749.4

2.96

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stanly County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8524.34%
9th to 12th Grade4,50710.57%
High School Graduate14,81334.73%
Some College9,80222.98%
Associates Degree4,94011.58%
Bachelors Degree4,77511.19%
Graduate Degree1,9664.61%

Stanly County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35,94031,2126,046
Black4,3933,501281
Hispanic1,13257671
Asian700648257
Multiple Races34126441
Other Race26310837
Native American16510413
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 36.71%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,173$40,050$28,115
Less Than High School$22,348$27,969$12,149
High School Grad$30,488$34,625$21,827
Some College$34,356$42,966$26,928
Bachelors Degree$46,067$50,625$42,037
Graduate Degree$54,666$55,352$53,400

$33,173

Average Earnings

$40,050

Average Male

$28,115

Average Female

Stanly County, North Carolina Language

Stanly County, North Carolina Language by Age

Stanly County, North Carolina Language

94.08% of Stanly County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 5.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.92% of the population.

Stanly County, North Carolina Poverty

Stanly County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White48,3155,10410.56%
Black6,1762,40038.86%
Hispanic2,38873830.90%
Multiple98818118.32%
Other47911724.43%
Native1995929.65%
Asian1,172363.07%

14.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.52%

Male Poverty Rate

17.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stanly County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stanly County, North Carolina is Black, with 38.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stanly County, North Carolina is Asian, with 3.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.99%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.82%
High School11.87%
Some College9.02%
Bachelors or Greater3.53%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.42%
Male Unemployed35.72%
Female Employed9.04%
Male Employed5.28%

Stanly County, North Carolina Income

Stanly County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,590$61,826
Families$59,517$72,109
Married Families$69,992$82,490
Non Families$27,624$34,609

Stanly County, North Carolina Marital Status

Stanly County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Stanly County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Stanly 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.

Stanly County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Stanly County, North Carolina Veterans

3,602

Number of Veterans

3,401

Male Veterans

201

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,538
Second Gulf War616
First Gulf War446
Korea330
World War II137
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,225
75+743
35 to 54734
55 to 64650
18 to 34250
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,2317.91%
Black2905.69%
2 or More356.47%
Indian3419.32%
Asian121.47%
Hispanic100.67%

$Stanly County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

3.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stanly County, North Carolina Employment Status

61.2%

Labor Force Participation

57.3%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Stanly 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

76.88%

Born in North Carolina

96.97%

Native Born

3.03%

Foreign Born

1.87%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.97% of Stanly County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 76.88% 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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