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Age distribution dataset for Waynesville, NC
Date Modified
September 16, 2023
About this dataset


The dataset tabulates the Waynesville population distribution across 18 age groups. It lists the population in each age group along with the percentage population relative of the total population for Waynesville. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution of Waynesville by age. For example, using this dataset, we can identify the largest age group in Waynesville.

Key observations

The largest age group in Waynesville, NC was for the group of age 5-9 years with a population of 815 (8.08%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey. At the same time, the smallest age group in Waynesville, NC was the 15-19 years with a population of 315 (3.12%). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Waynesville population by age group


When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group in consideration
  • Population: The population for the specific age group in the Waynesville is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the population of each age group as a proportion of Waynesville total population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

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Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Waynesville Population by Age. You can refer the same here

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Avg Income Age group Avg Income Diversity Index Population Gender ratio (M:F) Homeownership % Avg commute time Custom Dataset: Waynesville Self-employed, multilingual, car-commuting, insured individuals 15 to 24 years $27,865 75 27,354 0.75 0.5% 55 min 25 to 44 years $44,231 90 37,459 0.86 19% 43 min 45 to 64 years $53,865 95 42,167 0.77 35% 15 min 65 to 74 years $51,800 74 32,972 0.91 45% 13 min 75 to 84 years $41,234 66 26,758 0.87 66% 42 min 85 years and over $36,093 56 18,857 0.89 76% 45 min