Raleigh Demographics

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

Raleigh Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 464,485 1.6%
Male Population 223,942 1.2%
Female Population 240,543 2.0%
Male Population 48.21 %
Female Population 51.79 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 33.6 1.2%
Citizen US Born 395,253 1.0%
Citizen not US Born 30,930 7.0%
Not Citizen 38,302 3.4%
Citizen US Born 85.09 %
Citizen not US Born 6.66 %
Not Citizen 8.25 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 3,499 -12.1%
Moved from Same Country 57,905 -1.7%
Moved from Same State 20,103 3.3%
Moved from Different State 14,700 6.3%
Same House as Last Year 362,876 2.0%
Moved from Abroad 0.76 %
Moved from Same Country 12.61 %
Moved from Same State 4.38 %
Moved from Different State 3.2 %
Same House as Last Year 79.04 %

Occupational Employment in Raleigh top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 216,763 1.3%
Blue Collar 37,765 5.1%
White Collar 85.16 %
Blue Collar 14.84 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 21,142 1.2%
Private Companies 178,463 1.7%
Governmental Workers 36,263 2.1%
Not for Profit Companies 18,660 2.8%
Self Employees 8.31 %
Private Companies 70.12 %
Governmental Workers 14.25 %
Not for Profit Companies 7.33 %

Number of Households in Raleigh top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 183,335 1.8%
Average People Per Household 2 -0.4%
Family Households 102,931 1.6%
Non-family Households 80,404 2.1%
Family Households 56.14 %
Non-family Households 43.86 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 53,884 0.5%
Households without Children 129,451 2.4%
Households with Children 29.39 %
Households without Children 70.61 %

Median and Average Income in Raleigh top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $94,356.00 4.2%
Median Household Income $67,266.00 5.3%
People below Poverty Level 54,866 -6.8%
People above Poverty Level 384,467 2.9%

Housing in Raleigh top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 202,417 1.6%
Median Year Built 1992 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 6,229 1.7%
Built between 1940 and 1949 4,300 3.9%
Built between 1950 and 1959 9,032 -6.3%
Built between 1960 and 1969 15,636 -3.8%
Built between 1970 and 1979 21,454 0.6%
Built between 1980 and 1989 35,044 1.5%
Built between 1990 and 1999 38,500 -1.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 50,590 -1.7%
Built in 2010 or Later 21,632 28.5%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 183,335 1.8%
Owner Occupied 94,432 1.8%
Renter Occupied 88,903 1.8%
Owner Occupied 51.51 %
Renter Occupied 48.49 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 73,513 1.0%
Without Mortgage 20,919 4.9%
Median Value with Mortgage $244,800.00 4.9%
Median Value without Mortgage $264,300.00 5.4%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,190.00 2.7%
With Mortgage 77.85 %
Without Mortgage 22.15 %

Raleigh Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 11,578 -2.2%
Some High School 79,944 2.1%
Some College 77,948 0.9%
Associate Degree 25,377 1.4%
Bachelor's Degree 110,633 3.3%
Graduate Degree 57,950 4.1%
No High School 3.15 %
Some High School 21.75 %
Some College 22.32 %
Associate Degree 6.9 %
Bachelor's Degree 30.1 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Raleigh top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 163,643 2.1%
Married 164,021 2.0%
Separated 9,480 1.9%
Widowed 14,233 -2.9%
Divorced 41,214 3.2%
Never Married 42.71 %
Married 42.81 %
Separated 2.47 %
Widowed 3.72 %
Divorced 10.76 %

Means of Transport to Work in Raleigh top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 216,289 0.8%
Bus or TrolleyBus 4,747 0.6%
Subway or Elevated 14 N/A
Railroad 0 -100.0%
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 943 -4.5%
Motorcycle 334 8.1%
TaxiCab 744 17.4%
Walk 3,893 -0.4%

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: 27601 27603 27604 27605 27606 27607 27608 27609 27610 27612 27613 27614 27615 27616 27617

Recently added listings in Raleigh top

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Raleigh is an area in Wake County,North Carolina with a population of 464,485. There are 223,942 male residents living in Raleigh and 240,543 female residents. The total number of households is 183,335 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 34 with 164,021 people being married and 228,570 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 85.16% white collar employees and 14.84% blue collar employees in Raleigh..
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