Swansboro demographics profile

StatisticSwansboroNorth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,44818191
Median age37.938.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%43%43%
Speak English90%89%79%
Speak Spanish3%7%13%
Swansboro, NC has a population of 3,046 and is the 8,736th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,448 per sq mi which is 700% higher than the North Carolina average and 1498% higher than the national average. The median age in Swansboro is 38 which is approximately 1% lower than the North Carolina average of 38. In Swansboro, 55% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 90% speak English and 3% speak Spanish. 37% of Swansboro residents were born in North Carolina, 54% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 7% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Swansboro is 700% higher than North Carolina.
  • The median age in Swansboro is 1% lower than North Carolina.
  • In Swansboro 82.90% of the population is White.
  • In Swansboro 5.29% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Swansboro 6.86% of the population is Asian.

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Swansboro population breakdown by race

RaceSwansboroNorth CarolinaNational
Black or African American5.29%21.50%12.63%
American Indian0.00%1.18%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.07%0.18%
Mixed race3.68%2.45%3.06%
Other race1.28%3.01%4.75%
In Swansboro, 5.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Swansboro, NC demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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