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Ansonville, North Carolina
Location of Ansonville, North Carolina
Location of Ansonville, North Carolina
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Anson
Area
 • Total 1.47 sq mi (3.81 km2)
 • Land 1.47 sq mi (3.81 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
331 ft (101 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 631
 • Estimate 
(2019)
589
 • Density 400.41/sq mi (154.55/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
28007
Area code(s) 704
FIPS code 37-01420
GNIS feature ID 0980198

Ansonville is a town in Anson County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 631 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Ansonville is located at 35°06′17″N 80°06′35″W / 35.104652°N 80.109658°W / 35.104652; -80.109658.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.5 square miles (3.8 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 532
1940 519 −2.4%
1950 545 5.0%
1960 558 2.4%
1970 694 24.4%
1980 794 14.4%
1990 614 −22.7%
2000 636 3.6%
2010 631 −0.8%
2019 (est.) 589 −6.7%
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the census of 2000, there were 636 people, 242 households, and 172 families residing in the town. The population density was 435.2 people per square mile (168.2/km2). There were 262 housing units at an average density of 179.3 per square mile (69.3/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 22.48% White, 76.42% African American, 0.47% Asian, and 0.63% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.31% of the population.

There were 242 households, out of which 28.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.2% were married couples living together, 22.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.9% were non-families. 28.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.63 and the average family size was 3.24.

In the town, the population was spread out, with 24.2% under the age of 18, 8.8% from 18 to 24, 26.7% from 25 to 44, 24.2% from 45 to 64, and 16.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 85.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 81.9 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $26,576, and the median income for a family was $30,982. Males had a median income of $24,231 versus $17,708 for females. The per capita income for the town was $12,754. About 9.7% of families and 10.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.9% of those under age 18 and 7.9% of those age 65 or over.

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