Population In Raeford, North Carolina

Population4943

In terms of political views, the Raeford population skews Democratic. The top religion in Raeford is Protestant. The top age group is 45-64 per census data.

Household Types in Raeford, North Carolina

  • Singles in Raeford 62.4%
  • Married Couples in Raeford 37.6%

Age Groups of People Living in Raeford, North Carolina

  • 18 to 24 year olds 5.9%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 23.9%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 25.5%
  • 65+ year olds 18.9%

Race Diversity in Raeford, North Carolina

The Race Diversity score in Raeford, North Carolina is 41.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 10.8%
  • Whites 36.0%
  • Black or African Americans 42.7%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 6.0%
  • Asians 0.0%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 6.6%
  • Other 8.7%

The Religion of people living in Raeford, North Carolina

The primary religious affiliation in Raeford, North Carolina is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Raeford, North Carolina is 10.7Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant20.7%
Catholic1.6%
Orthodox0.0%
Other / Christian0.0%
Mormon0.0%
Jewish0.0%
Muslim0.7%
Buddhist0.0%
Hindu0.0%
Other / Non-Christian0.0%
No Religion77.0%

Industry and Occupation in Raeford, North Carolina

The top industry present in Raeford, North Carolina is Educational services, health care, and social assistance. 32.9 % of residents work in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, while only 3.4% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Raeford, North Carolina is 55.4.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 2.8%
  • Manufacturing 10.9%
  • Wholesale trade 0.9%
  • Retail trade 21.4%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 4.8%
  • Information 0.0%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 3.3%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 7.4%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 29.1%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 10.5%
  • Other services, except public administration 2.2%
  • Public administration 4.4%

The Occupation Diversity score in Raeford, North Carolina is 77.2.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 32.9%
  • Service occupations 23.5%
  • Sales and office occupations 21.9%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 3.4%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 18.3%

Average Educational level of people living in Raeford,North Carolina

55.8% of residents in Raeford, North Carolina have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 28.9% of residents in Raeford, North Carolina hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Raeford, North Carolina is 67.4.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 14.3%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 29.9%
  • Some college or associate's degree 36.2%
  • Bachelor's degree 11.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree 8.0%