|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Laurinburg is 15,177. Laurinburg, North Carolina is the 2,326th largest city in the US.
Laurinburg is located entirely in Scotland County.
The peak population of Laurinburg was in 1990, when its population was 16,063. In 1990, Laurinburg was the 1,668th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,326th largest city in the US. Laurinburg is currently 5.5% smaller than it was in 1990.
Laurinburg has shrunk 4.9% since the year 2000. Laurinburg, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Laurinburg has a population density of 1,274.9 people per square mile.
|2322||Tenafly, New Jersey||15,232||10.2%|
|2324||Johnson City, New York||15,203||-1.7%|
|2325||Asbury Park, New Jersey||15,194||-10.5%|
|2326||Laurinburg, North Carolina||15,177||-4.9%|
|2328||Front Royal, Virginia||15,155||11.2%|
|2330||Belmont, North Carolina||15,136||70.1%|
|2331||Davidson, North Carolina||15,132||108.4%|
|2332||Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina||15,128||-10.9%|
The total voting age population of Laurinburg, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 11,102. The voting age population is 44.6% male and 55.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.2% of the residents of Laurinburg are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Laurinburg are 48.9% Black, 38.4% White, 6.9% American Indian, 2.5% Other, 1.8% Two or more races and 1.6% Asian. Additionally, 2.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Laurinburg, 33.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 52.0%. On a per-household basis, 29.5% of families are below the poverty line in Laurinburg.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.7% of Laurinburg residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.6% of Laurinburg residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.4% have a bachelor's degree and 7.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Laurinburg residents aged 5 and older, 4.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Laurinburg is 14.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Laurinburg, 14.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Laurinburg is $30,862.
In Laurinburg, 46.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 53.6% of housing units in Laurinburg.
Of all the housing units in Laurinburg, 6.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Laurinburg, 7.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 540 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Laurinburg is $693.
In Laurinburg, 60.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.