|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Raeford is 4,724. Raeford, North Carolina is the 4,965th largest city in the US.
The current population of Raeford (4,724) is it's peak population.
Raeford has grown 23.6% since the 2000. Raeford, North Carolina is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 73% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|4963||St. James, Minnesota||4,727||1.4%|
|4965||Raeford, North Carolina||4,724||23.6%|
|4968||West Milton, Ohio||4,721||1.6%|
|4969||Crystal City, Missouri||4,720||10.2%|
|4970||East Palestine, Ohio||4,718||-3.9%|
|4971||Rock Hill, Missouri||4,718||-0.8%|
The total voting age population of Raeford, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,617. The voting age population is 46.2% male and 53.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.4% of the residents of Raeford are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Raeford are 41.5% Black, 33.7% White, 12.2% Other, 6.5% American Indian and 6.2% Two or more races. Additionally, 14.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Raeford, 29.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 39.8%. On a per-household basis, 21.5% of families are below the poverty line in Raeford.
Among those aged 16 and older, 50.9% of Raeford residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.1% of Raeford residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.6% have a bachelor's degree and 9.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Raeford residents aged 5 and older, 12.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 12.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Raeford is 8.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Raeford, 17.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Raeford is $36,523.
In Raeford, 57.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.5% of housing units in Raeford.
Of all the housing units in Raeford, 5.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Raeford, 19.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 440 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Raeford is $753.
In Raeford, 66.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.