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Mcdowell County Info Snack

Population
45,109
Unemployment
576.8%
Poverty
17.1%
Median Home
$113,900
Median Income
$40,913
Median Rent
$643

Cities & Towns in Mcdowell County

Marion, NC (Photos)
Population 7,839

West Marion, NC
Population 1,403

Old Fort, NC
Population 900

Map Of Mcdowell County

Population over time in Mcdowell County

Year Population % Change
2016 10,142 -2.1%
2015 10,360 -0.5%
2014 10,416 -3.7%
2013 10,812 1.5%
2012 10,647 -2.4%
2011 10,906 -1.2%
2010 11,039 -

Race / Ethnicity in Mcdowell County

White
87.5% (39,462)
African American
3.6% (1,614)
American Indian
0.4% (173)
Asian
0.7% (337)
Hawaiian
0.0% (14)
Other
0.4% (195)
Two Or More
1.4% (614)
Hispanic
6.0% (2,700)
Race Mcdowell County NC USA
White 87.5% 63.3% 61.1%
African American 3.6% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.0% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Mcdowell County, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
8.1% (3,644)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.1% (2,747)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.0% (5,864)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.2% (6,851)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.9% (7,612)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (7,873)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (5,130)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (3,704)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.2% (971)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (708)
Income Mcdowell County NC USA
Less than $10,000 8.1% 680.1% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.1% 542.3% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.0% 1065.5% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.2% 1072.6% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.9% 1422.6% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 1807.0% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 1204.5% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 1246.3% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.2% 469.2% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 489.8% 697.9%

Gender in Mcdowell County

Female
49.4% (22,276)
Male
50.6% (22,833)
Gender Mcdowell County NC USA
Female 49.4% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 50.6% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mcdowell County for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0% (27)
9-12th Grade
0% (49)
High School / GED
0% (148)
Some College
0% (94)
Associate's Degree
0% (54)
Bachelor's Degree
0% (54)
Master's Degree
0% (18)
Professional Degree
0% (4)
Doctorate Degree
0% (0)
Education Mcdowell County NC USA
< 9th Grade 0.1% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 0.1% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 0.3% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 0.2% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 0.1% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 0.1% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 0.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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