Vance County, North Carolina Population 2020

Vance County, North Carolina's estimated population is 45,122 with a growth rate of 0.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Vance County, North Carolina is the 57th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202045,1222700.60%
201944,8522700.61%
201844,5822700.61%
201744,312-188-0.42%
201644,500200.04%
201544,480-57-0.13%
201444,537320.07%
201344,505-599-1.33%
201245,104-193-0.43%
201145,297-4-0.01%
201045,3016,40916.48%
199038,8922,1445.83%
198036,7484,05712.41%
197032,6916892.15%
196032,002-99-0.31%
195032,1012,1407.14%
194029,9612,6679.77%
193027,2944,49519.72%
192022,7993,37417.37%
191019,4252,74116.43%
190016,684-897-5.10%
189017,5810.00%

Vance County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American22,27950.09%
White19,41643.65%
Two or More Races9132.05%
Some Other Race8141.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native7441.67%
Asian2880.65%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander280.06%

Vance County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2020

Vance County, North Carolina Median Age

40.7


Total

37.8


Male

42.3


Female

Vance County, North Carolina Adults

There are 33,881 adults, (7,746 of whom are seniors) in Vance County, North Carolina.

Vance County, North Carolina Age Dependency

70.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Vance County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

23,659

53.19%

Male

20,823

46.81%

Vance County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Vance County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80%20%
All59.7%40.3%
Male51.8%48.2%
Non Family51.2%48.8%
Female38.6%61.4%

59.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,8542.5959.7
Married6,5063.1780
Non Family5,8851.2551.2
Female3,5483.4938.6
Male9153.6251.8

3.2

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Vance County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7355.80%
9th to 12th Grade4,26314.24%
High School Graduate11,07637.00%
Some College6,03020.14%
Associates Degree2,9649.90%
Bachelors Degree2,6058.70%
Graduate Degree1,2624.22%

Vance County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black14,39211,3101,548
White13,58611,3832,146
Hispanic1,544906100
Other Race4492544
Multiple Races28722296
Native American2807212
Asian20720745

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 multiple races people with a rate of 33.45%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,229$31,143$24,828
Less Than High School$18,676$23,306$13,992
High School Grad$27,170$31,621$21,671
Some College$26,419$34,820$24,191
Bachelors Degree$39,542$42,308$36,765
Graduate Degree$42,923$40,970$44,355

$27,229

Average Earnings

$31,143

Average Male

$24,828

Average Female

Vance County, North Carolina Language

Vance County, North Carolina Language by Age

Vance County, North Carolina Language

92.60% of Vance County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 7.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.17% of the population.

Vance County, North Carolina Poverty

Vance County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black21,9356,39029.13%
White17,5512,61514.90%
Hispanic3,3231,17435.33%
Native74455374.33%
Multiple74018525.00%
Other81415919.53%

23.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.54%

Male Poverty Rate

24.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Vance County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Vance County, North Carolina is Native, with 74.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Vance County, North Carolina is White, with 14.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.56%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.86%
High School18.04%
Some College15.84%
Bachelors or Greater10.20%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed62.62%
Male Unemployed37.12%
Female Employed13.55%
Male Employed8.42%

Vance County, North Carolina Income

Vance County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,282$57,376
Families$48,182$68,469
Married Families$65,644$91,362
Non Families$20,354$31,254

Vance County, North Carolina Marital Status

Vance County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.2%

Male Marriage Rate

35.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Vance County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Vance 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 45-54.

Vance County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Vance County, North Carolina Veterans

2,287

Number of Veterans

2,108

Male Veterans

179

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,025
First Gulf War376
Second Gulf War183
Korea173
World War II48
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74727
55 to 64580
75+500
35 to 54458
18 to 3422
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2477.96%
Black9925.93%
Hispanic452.42%
2 or More4211.60%
Indian61.56%

$Vance County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

10.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Vance County, North Carolina Employment Status

58.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Vance 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

77.17%

Born in North Carolina

95.07%

Native Born

4.93%

Foreign Born

3.61%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.07% of Vance County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 77.17% having been born in North Carolina. 3.61% 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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