Lake Waccamaw, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
1,733
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
19.1%
Median Home
$263,500
Median Income
$52,692
Median Rent
$904

Lake Waccamaw SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
4
Education
7
Commute
5

Rankings for Lake Waccamaw in North Carolina

Map Of Lake Waccamaw, NC

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Population over time in Lake Waccamaw

Year Population % Change
2019 1,733 6.8%
2018 1,622 2.5%
2017 1,583 6.2%
2016 1,491 1.8%
2015 1,465 5.4%
2014 1,390 -0.5%
2013 1,397 3.7%
2012 1,347 -4.0%
2011 1,403 37.1%
2010 1,023 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lake Waccamaw

White
77.6% (1,344)
African American
13.0% (226)
American Indian
5.5% (95)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (9)
Two Or More
0.8% (14)
Hispanic
2.6% (45)
Race Lake Waccamaw NC USA
White 77.6% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 13.0% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 5.5% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.8% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.6% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Lake Waccamaw

Female
57.7% (1,000)
Male
42.3% (733)
Gender Lake Waccamaw NC USA
Female 57.7% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 42.3% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lake Waccamaw for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (51)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (207)
High School / GED
24.0% (415)
Some College
23.0% (398)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (155)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (294)
Master's Degree
8.0% (138)
Professional Degree
3.0% (51)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (17)
Education Lake Waccamaw NC USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
11.3% (19,608)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (8,744)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.6% (7,949)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.8% (29,148)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.2% (17,753)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.7% (32,328)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.8% (16,959)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.4% (28,353)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (4,239)
$200,000 or more
4.7% (8,214)
Income Lake Waccamaw NC USA
Less than $10,000 11.3% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.6% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.8% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.2% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.7% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.8% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.4% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.7% 5.4% 7.7%

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