Also See: Wadesboro, NC ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Town of Wadesboro had a population of 5,636 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Wadesboro is located at latitude 34.9682 and longitude -80.0767 in Anson County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Wadesboro encompass a land area of 6.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Anson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 512 feet.
The Town of Wadesboro (GNIS ID: 2406812) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Wadesboro: New Town, Wadesborough.
|Total Population||5,636 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,431 (96.4%)|
|Population in Families||4,293 (76.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||205 ( 3.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$37,602|
|Average Household Income||$56,097|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$22,887|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,763 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,171 (42.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,103 (39.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||489 (17.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$106,040|
|Average Home Value||$123,933|
|Housing Affordability Index3||207|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.28%|
|Per Capita Income||2.08%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.4%|
The table below compares Wadesboro to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 142||81st|
|Population Density||# 288||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 575||22nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 418||57th|
|Per Capita Income||# 455||39th|
|Diversity Index||# 276||63rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.