Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina

Population In Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina

Population1606

In terms of political views, the Lake Waccamaw population skews Republican. The top religion in Lake Waccamaw is Protestant. The top age group is 65-up per census data.

Household Types in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina

  • Singles in Lake Waccamaw 49.3%
  • Married Couples in Lake Waccamaw 50.7%

Age Groups of People Living in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina

  • 18 to 24 year olds 3.9%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 12.7%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 23.3%
  • 65+ year olds 36.7%

Race Diversity in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina

The Race Diversity score in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina is 17.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 1.9%
  • Whites 84.8%
  • Black or African Americans 8.7%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 5.0%
  • Asians 0.0%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 0.9%
  • Other 0.6%

The Religion of people living in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina

The primary religious affiliation in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina is 5.4Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant55.1%
Catholic1.8%
Orthodox0.0%
Other / Christian0.0%
Mormon0.6%
Jewish0.0%
Muslim0.0%
Buddhist0.0%
Hindu0.0%
Other / Non-Christian0.4%
No Religion42.1%

Industry and Occupation in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina

The top industry present in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina is Educational services, health care, and social assistance. 50.4 % of residents work in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, while only 8.2% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina is 66.6.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 2.3%
  • Construction 2.1%
  • Manufacturing 3.2%
  • Wholesale trade 5.9%
  • Retail trade 8.4%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 3.6%
  • Information 2.7%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 5.5%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 10.9%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 34.0%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 7.4%
  • Other services, except public administration 8.4%
  • Public administration 5.5%

The Occupation Diversity score in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina is 62.0.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 50.4%
  • Service occupations 11.1%
  • Sales and office occupations 18.7%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 8.2%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 11.6%

Average Educational level of people living in Lake Waccamaw,North Carolina

60.9% of residents in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 25.7% of residents in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina is 82.6.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 16.2%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 22.9%
  • Some college or associate's degree 31.0%
  • Bachelor's degree 18.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree 11.2%

_

_

_