Yadkin County, North Carolina Population 2020

Yadkin County, North Carolina's estimated population is 37,343 with a growth rate of -0.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Yadkin County, North Carolina is the 65th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202037,343-100-0.27%
201937,443-100-0.27%
201837,543-100-0.27%
201737,643-20-0.05%
201637,663350.09%
201537,628-222-0.59%
201437,850-217-0.57%
201338,067-78-0.20%
201238,145-195-0.51%
201138,340-94-0.24%
201038,4347,94626.06%
199030,4882,0497.20%
198028,4393,84015.61%
197024,5991,7957.87%
196022,8046713.03%
195022,1331,4767.15%
194020,6572,64714.70%
193018,0101,6199.88%
192016,3919636.24%
191015,4281,3459.55%
190014,0832932.12%
189013,7901,37011.03%
188012,4201,72316.11%
187010,697-17-0.16%
186010,7140.00%

Yadkin County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White34,51191.63%
Black or African American1,4213.77%
Some Other Race9622.55%
Two or More Races5411.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native1650.44%
Asian390.10%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander260.07%

Yadkin County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2020

Yadkin County, North Carolina Median Age

44.1


Total

42.6


Male

45.4


Female

Yadkin County, North Carolina Adults

There are 29,604 adults, (7,208 of whom are seniors) in Yadkin County, North Carolina.

Yadkin County, North Carolina Age Dependency

68.2

Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Yadkin County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

18,999

50.44%

Male

18,666

49.56%

Yadkin County, North Carolina Households and Families

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

Yadkin County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
Male82.9%17.1%
All76.7%23.3%
Non Family65.6%34.4%
Female59.4%40.6%

76.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,4482.4276.7
Married8,2742.9786.1
Non Family4,6721.1265.6
Female1,7612.9559.4
Male7413.1682.9

2.92

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Yadkin County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7696.64%
9th to 12th Grade3,28312.33%
High School Graduate9,23434.67%
Some College6,33623.79%
Associates Degree2,99911.26%
Bachelors Degree2,1197.96%
Graduate Degree8933.35%

Yadkin County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,67319,9992,856
Hispanic1,81566332
Black1,00278373
Other Race53015613
Multiple Races20314915
Native American85685
Asian39395
Islander262626

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,030$39,712$30,060
Less Than High School$25,432$26,813$14,925
High School Grad$31,621$36,182$25,625
Some College$36,522$45,268$30,220
Bachelors Degree$43,732$44,258$43,277
Graduate Degree$53,500$51,250$53,750

$35,030

Average Earnings

$39,712

Average Male

$30,060

Average Female

Yadkin County, North Carolina Language

Yadkin County, North Carolina Language by Age

Yadkin County, North Carolina Language

91.10% of Yadkin County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 8.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.30% of the population.

Yadkin County, North Carolina Poverty

Yadkin County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,4984,54814.44%
Hispanic4,10286721.14%
Other96237438.88%
Multiple54121038.82%
Black1,39119013.66%
Asian391846.15%
Native160159.38%

15.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.38%

Male Poverty Rate

16.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Yadkin County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Yadkin County, North Carolina is Asian, with 46.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Yadkin County, North Carolina is Native, with 9.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.76%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.58%
High School11.15%
Some College8.62%
Bachelors or Greater3.33%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.73%
Female Unemployed24.35%
Male Employed6.63%
Female Employed5.99%

Yadkin County, North Carolina Income

Yadkin County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,876$55,951
Families$53,855$65,156
Married Families$65,214$74,592
Non Families$25,628$32,554

Yadkin County, North Carolina Marital Status

Yadkin County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Yadkin County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Yadkin 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 35-44.

Yadkin County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Yadkin County, North Carolina Veterans

2,371

Number of Veterans

2,248

Male Veterans

123

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam895
First Gulf War387
Korea280
Second Gulf War191
World War II40
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74770
75+625
35 to 54538
55 to 64365
18 to 3473
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2408.17%
Black565.23%
Hispanic311.32%
Hawaiian26100.00%
Other253.79%
Asian1641.03%
Indian55.88%
2 or More31.08%

$Yadkin County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

7.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Yadkin County, North Carolina Employment Status

54.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.3%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Yadkin 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

78.67%

Born in North Carolina

95.00%

Native Born

5.00%

Foreign Born

3.70%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.00% of Yadkin County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 78.67% having been born in North Carolina. 3.70% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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