Kannapolis Demographics

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

Kannapolis Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 48,630 2.3%
Male Population 23,383 1.5%
Female Population 25,247 3.0%
Male Population 48.08 %
Female Population 51.92 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 34.8 -0.6%
Citizen US Born 44,392 2.2%
Citizen not US Born 1,690 25.5%
Not Citizen 2,548 -8.4%
Citizen US Born 91.29 %
Citizen not US Born 3.48 %
Not Citizen 5.24 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 54 145.5%
Moved from Same Country 2,765 6.9%
Moved from Same State 2,727 3.7%
Moved from Different State 960 -29.8%
Same House as Last Year 41,472 2.5%
Moved from Abroad 0.11 %
Moved from Same Country 5.76 %
Moved from Same State 5.68 %
Moved from Different State 2 %
Same House as Last Year 86.44 %

Occupational Employment in Kannapolis top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 16,781 3.6%
Blue Collar 6,374 -2.2%
White Collar 72.47 %
Blue Collar 27.53 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 1,254 -5.4%
Private Companies 17,138 0.8%
Governmental Workers 2,572 5.8%
Not for Profit Companies 2,191 11.3%
Self Employees 5.42 %
Private Companies 74.01 %
Governmental Workers 11.11 %
Not for Profit Companies 9.46 %

Number of Households in Kannapolis top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 17,248 0.7%
Average People Per Household 3 1.5%
Family Households 12,092 0.1%
Non-family Households 5,156 1.9%
Family Households 70.11 %
Non-family Households 29.89 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 6,756 1.4%
Households without Children 10,492 0.2%
Households with Children 39.17 %
Households without Children 60.83 %

Median and Average Income in Kannapolis top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $72,792.00 3.0%
Median Household Income $53,365.00 0.7%
People below Poverty Level 6,777 0.4%
People above Poverty Level 40,827 2.4%

Housing in Kannapolis top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 19,433 0.8%
Median Year Built 1976 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 2,649 6.3%
Built between 1940 and 1949 1,911 3.5%
Built between 1950 and 1959 2,435 3.3%
Built between 1960 and 1969 1,929 1.9%
Built between 1970 and 1979 1,401 -20.8%
Built between 1980 and 1989 1,256 -9.9%
Built between 1990 and 1999 2,554 4.3%
Built between 2000 and 2009 3,473 -3.3%
Built in 2010 or Later 1,825 22.2%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 17,248 0.7%
Owner Occupied 10,400 2.0%
Renter Occupied 6,848 -1.3%
Owner Occupied 60.3 %
Renter Occupied 39.7 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 7,190 -0.9%
Without Mortgage 3,210 9.1%
Median Value with Mortgage $155,800.00 5.5%
Median Value without Mortgage $114,900.00 0.8%
Median Housing Costs per Month $897.00 0.6%
With Mortgage 69.13 %
Without Mortgage 30.87 %

Kannapolis Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 1,963 6.5%
Some High School 13,649 4.7%
Some College 10,858 -3.4%
Associate Degree 3,214 -1.6%
Bachelor's Degree 4,844 5.0%
Graduate Degree 2,115 6.6%
No High School 5.6 %
Some High School 38.91 %
Some College 26.49 %
Associate Degree 9.16 %
Bachelor's Degree 13.81 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Kannapolis top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 12,088 0.9%
Married 18,592 1.0%
Separated 1,206 -7.7%
Widowed 2,152 -3.5%
Divorced 4,270 1.3%
Never Married 32.58 %
Married 50.11 %
Separated 3.25 %
Widowed 5.8 %
Divorced 11.51 %

Means of Transport to Work in Kannapolis top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 21,032 1.3%
Bus or TrolleyBus 231 -0.4%
Subway or Elevated 18 N/A
Railroad 11 22.2%
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 0 N/A
Motorcycle 0 N/A
TaxiCab 21 -71.2%
Walk 90 1.1%

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: 28081 28083

Recently added listings in Kannapolis top

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Kannapolis is an area in Cabarrus County,North Carolina with a population of 48,630. There are 23,383 male residents living in Kannapolis and 25,247 female residents. The total number of households is 17,248 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 35 with 18,592 people being married and 19,716 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 72.47% white collar employees and 27.53% blue collar employees in Kannapolis..
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