Population Demographics for Mcdowell County, North Carolina in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population44,996100
White40,75490
Hispanic or Latino2,3925
Black or African American1,7083
Some Other Race1,4423
Two or More Races5511
Asian351Below 1%
American Indian189Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population22,51722,47944,996
White20,13820,61640,754
Hispanic or Latino1,3391,0532,392
Black or African American1,0096991,708
Some Other Race8455971,442
Two or More Races258293551
Asian170181351
American Indian9693189

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Mcdowell County

 
Total Population:44,996
Male Population:22,517
Female Population:22,479

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Mcdowell County

 
Both sexes41
Male40
Female43

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Mcdowell County

 
Total Population:43,330
Male Population:21,265
Under 5 years:1,354
5 to 9 years:1,374
10 to 14 years:1,472
15 to 17 years:836
18 and 19 years:526
20 years:217
21 years:215
22 to 24 years:625
25 to 29 years:1,179
30 to 34 years:1,209
35 to 39 years:1,493
40 to 44 years:1,527
45 to 49 years:1,531
50 to 54 years:1,623
55 to 59 years:1,523
60 and 61 years:607
62 to 64 years:812
65 and 66 years:469
67 to 69 years:654
70 to 74 years:856
75 to 79 years:538
80 to 84 years:396
85 years and over:229
Female Population:22,065
Under 5 years:1,233
5 to 9 years:1,264
10 to 14 years:1,394
15 to 17 years:823
18 and 19 years:471
20 years:222
21 years:224
22 to 24 years:657
25 to 29 years:1,096
30 to 34 years:1,284
35 to 39 years:1,467
40 to 44 years:1,546
45 to 49 years:1,618
50 to 54 years:1,689
55 to 59 years:1,636
60 and 61 years:626
62 to 64 years:918
65 and 66 years:488
67 to 69 years:684
70 to 74 years:942
75 to 79 years:737
80 to 84 years:548
85 years and over:498

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Mcdowell County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Mcdowell County

 
Total:17,838
Family led homes:12,447
Husband-wife family:9,429
Other family:3,018
Population of male led with no wife present:930
Population female led with no husband present:2,088
Population of Nonfamily homes:5,391
Population living alone:4,608
Population not living alone:783

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Mcdowell County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:17,838
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:5,473
Population of family homes:5,410
Husband-wife family:3,545
Under 6 years only:765
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:771
6 to 17 years only:2,009
Other family:1,865
Male householder, no wife present:576
Under 6 years only:154
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:82
6 to 17 years only:340
Female led with no husband present:1,289
Under 6 years only:302
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:231
6 to 17 years only:756
Nonfamily households:63
Male led households:44
Under 6 years only:4
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:7
6 to 17 years only:33
Female led householder:19
Under 6 years only:3
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:15
Households with no people under 18 years:12,365
Family households:7,037
Husband-wife family:5,884
Other family:1,153
Male led with no wife present:354
Female led with no husband present:799
Nonfamily households:5,328
Male led householder:2,503
Female led householder:2,825

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Mcdowell County, by type

 
Total Home Population:17,838
Population of Family homes:12,447
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:435
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,655
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,534
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,643
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,244
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,208
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,740
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:802
Population of 85 year olds and over:186
Population of Nonfamily Homes:5,391
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:176
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:438
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:662
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:984
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:577
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:523
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:895
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:777
Population of 85 year olds and over:359

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Mcdowell County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:17,838
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:7,063
1-person household:2,428
2-or-more-person household:4,635
Family households:4,472
Nonfamily households:163
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:10,775
1-person household:2,180
2-or-more-person household:8,595
Family homes:7,975
Nonfamily homes:620

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Mcdowell County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:17,838
Home has three or more generations:708
Home does not have three or more generations:17,130

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Mcdowell County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:9,739
Unmarried partner of home lead present:900
In family homes:831
Population of male led and male partner homes:23
Population of male led and female partner households:365
Population of female led and female partner households:41
Population of female led and male partner households:402
In nonfamily homes:69
Population of male led and male partner homes:2
Population of male led and female partner homes:53
Population of female led and female partner homes:3
Population of female led and male partner homes:11
No unmarried partner of home lead present:8,839
In family homes:8,810
Population of husband-wife family homes:6,500
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:564
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,746
In nonfamily homes:29

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Mcdowell County

 
Total Population:35,987
Population Under 18 years:9,520
Population 18 years and over:26,467

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Mcdowell County have lived in one place.

 
Total:17,838
Population of Owner occupied homes:13,112
Family home:9,716
Nonfamily homess:3,396
Male led home:1,536
Living alone:1,278
Not living alone:258
Female led home:1,860
Living alone:1,669
Not living alone:191
Population of Renter occupied homes:4,726
Family run homes:2,731
Husband-wife family:1,478
Other family:1,253
Male led with no wife present:361
Female led with no husband present:892
Nonfamily Homes:1,995
Male led homes:1,011
Male living alone:803
Male not living alone:208
Female led homes:984
Females living alone:858
Females not living alone:126