Chapel Hill Demographics

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

Chapel Hill Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 60,998 2.4%
Male Population 28,655 4.1%
Female Population 32,343 1.0%
Male Population 46.98 %
Female Population 53.02 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 25.8 -1.5%
Citizen US Born 49,976 3.2%
Citizen not US Born 5,680 4.0%
Not Citizen 5,342 -5.7%
Citizen US Born 81.93 %
Citizen not US Born 9.31 %
Not Citizen 8.76 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 1,961 8.9%
Moved from Same Country 7,480 -3.7%
Moved from Same State 7,105 8.5%
Moved from Different State 3,922 -18.3%
Same House as Last Year 40,066 4.5%
Moved from Abroad 3.24 %
Moved from Same Country 12.36 %
Moved from Same State 11.74 %
Moved from Different State 6.48 %
Same House as Last Year 66.19 %

Occupational Employment in Chapel Hill top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 28,703 1.6%
Blue Collar 1,839 12.6%
White Collar 93.98 %
Blue Collar 6.02 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 2,370 -0.5%
Private Companies 14,807 3.7%
Governmental Workers 8,828 2.1%
Not for Profit Companies 4,537 -0.7%
Self Employees 7.76 %
Private Companies 48.48 %
Governmental Workers 28.9 %
Not for Profit Companies 14.85 %

Number of Households in Chapel Hill top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 20,369 2.6%
Average People Per Household 2 -0.4%
Family Households 10,552 0.7%
Non-family Households 9,817 4.6%
Family Households 51.8 %
Non-family Households 48.2 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 5,222 -1.6%
Households without Children 15,147 4.1%
Households with Children 25.64 %
Households without Children 74.36 %

Median and Average Income in Chapel Hill top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $123,108.00 3.6%
Median Household Income $73,614.00 7.3%
People below Poverty Level 9,690 4.2%
People above Poverty Level 40,008 1.1%

Housing in Chapel Hill top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 22,388 3.1%
Median Year Built 1986 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 635 -14.2%
Built between 1940 and 1949 436 -7.0%
Built between 1950 and 1959 1,927 12.3%
Built between 1960 and 1969 2,737 2.5%
Built between 1970 and 1979 3,120 -3.8%
Built between 1980 and 1989 3,641 -7.3%
Built between 1990 and 1999 4,806 12.8%
Built between 2000 and 2009 3,708 2.2%
Built in 2010 or Later 1,378 31.0%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 20,369 2.6%
Owner Occupied 10,252 6.1%
Renter Occupied 10,117 -0.8%
Owner Occupied 50.33 %
Renter Occupied 49.67 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 6,359 4.5%
Without Mortgage 3,893 8.8%
Median Value with Mortgage $399,300.00 -3.0%
Median Value without Mortgage $400,500.00 -1.0%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,310.00 2.0%
With Mortgage 62.03 %
Without Mortgage 37.97 %

Chapel Hill Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 670 4.2%
Some High School 7,162 -2.5%
Some College 3,690 -12.0%
Associate Degree 1,266 -18.5%
Bachelor's Degree 11,436 2.7%
Graduate Degree 15,308 5.9%
No High School 1.31 %
Some High School 14 %
Some College 29.92 %
Associate Degree 2.48 %
Bachelor's Degree 22.36 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Chapel Hill top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 28,298 2.5%
Married 19,658 5.0%
Separated 462 27.6%
Widowed 1,322 -7.7%
Divorced 3,574 -6.4%
Never Married 53.54 %
Married 37.19 %
Separated 0.87 %
Widowed 2.5 %
Divorced 6.76 %

Means of Transport to Work in Chapel Hill top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 18,626 4.9%
Bus or TrolleyBus 3,123 -7.2%
Subway or Elevated 0 N/A
Railroad 6 N/A
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 513 -26.5%
Motorcycle 93 19.2%
TaxiCab 0 N/A
Walk 3,421 -8.7%

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.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 27514 27516 27517

Recently added listings in Chapel Hill top

Chapel Hill is an area in Orange County,North Carolina with a population of 60,998. There are 28,655 male residents living in Chapel Hill and 32,343 female residents. The total number of households is 20,369 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 26 with 19,658 people being married and 33,656 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 93.98% white collar employees and 6.02% blue collar employees in Chapel Hill..
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