North Carolina Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

North Carolina Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 10,264,876 1.1%
Male Population 4,996,638 1.1%
Female Population 5,268,238 1.1%
Male Population 48.68 %
Female Population 51.32 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 42 0.0%
Citizen US Born 9,316,476 0.9%
Citizen not US Born 450,409 5.2%
Not Citizen 497,991 0.7%
Citizen US Born 90.76 %
Citizen not US Born 4.39 %
Not Citizen 4.85 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 52,997 2.7%
Moved from Same Country 790,135 -1.3%
Moved from Same State 380,289 3.6%
Moved from Different State 320,013 2.6%
Same House as Last Year 8,605,385 1.1%
Moved from Abroad 0.52 %
Moved from Same Country 7.79 %
Moved from Same State 3.75 %
Moved from Different State 3.15 %
Same House as Last Year 84.79 %

Occupational Employment in North Carolina top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 3,626,248 2.0%
Blue Collar 1,137,887 2.5%
White Collar 76.12 %
Blue Collar 23.88 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 455,010 3.1%
Private Companies 3,309,657 2.3%
Governmental Workers 666,896 0.2%
Not for Profit Companies 332,572 2.5%
Self Employees 9.55 %
Private Companies 69.47 %
Governmental Workers 14 %
Not for Profit Companies 6.98 %

Number of Households in North Carolina top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 3,965,482 1.2%
Average People Per Household 2 0.0%
Family Households 2,595,395 0.9%
Non-family Households 1,370,087 1.9%
Family Households 65.45 %
Non-family Households 34.55 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 1,221,998 0.2%
Households without Children 2,743,484 1.6%
Households with Children 30.82 %
Households without Children 69.18 %

Median and Average Income in North Carolina top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $68,600.21 4.4%
Median Household Income $49,342.00 4.7%
People below Poverty Level 1,438,362 -3.7%
People above Poverty Level 8,432,771 1.9%

Housing in North Carolina top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 4,627,089 1.2%
Median Year Built 1984 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 238,758 -0.6%
Built between 1940 and 1949 160,992 -1.2%
Built between 1950 and 1959 320,285 -0.4%
Built between 1960 and 1969 410,259 -0.3%
Built between 1970 and 1979 631,869 0.2%
Built between 1980 and 1989 712,487 -0.6%
Built between 1990 and 1999 918,946 0.2%
Built between 2000 and 2009 898,711 -1.2%
Built in 2010 or Later 334,782 27.3%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 3,965,482 1.2%
Owner Occupied 2,585,934 1.5%
Renter Occupied 1,379,548 0.7%
Owner Occupied 65.21 %
Renter Occupied 34.79 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 1,633,699 1.0%
Without Mortgage 952,235 2.2%
Median Value with Mortgage $157,800.00 2.9%
Median Value without Mortgage $119,050.00 3.8%
Median Housing Costs per Month $763.00 1.5%
With Mortgage 63.18 %
Without Mortgage 36.82 %

North Carolina Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 327,664 -2.9%
Some High School 2,752,087 0.1%
Some College 2,156,078 1.1%
Associate Degree 727,631 3.8%
Bachelor's Degree 1,490,816 3.7%
No High School 4.4 %
Some High School 36.92 %
Some College 28.92 %
Associate Degree 9.76 %
Bachelor's Degree 20 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in North Carolina top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 2,655,329 2.3%
Married 4,292,163 0.7%
Separated 219,948 -3.0%
Widowed 513,032 0.8%
Divorced 905,601 1.8%
Never Married 30.93 %
Married 49.99 %
Separated 2.56 %
Widowed 5.98 %
Divorced 10.55 %

Means of Transport to Work in North Carolina top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 4,286,794 1.7%
Bus or TrolleyBus 42,106 -0.8%
Railroad 2,020 63.8%
Ferryboat 406 20.1%
Bicycle 9,292 -5.4%
Motorcycle 5,656 -1.8%
TaxiCab 5,341 10.9%
Walk 85,749 0.7%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Recently added listings in North Carolina top

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North Carolina is a state in United States with a population of 10,264,876. There are 4,996,638 male residents living in North Carolina and 5,268,238 female residents. The total number of households is 3,965,482 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 42 with 4,292,163 people being married and 4,293,910 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 76.12% white collar employees and 23.88% blue collar employees in North Carolina..
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