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|2||Upchurch Dead End Rd ...|
|3||Sterling Green Dr / C...|
|5||Audubon Parc Dr / Bal...|
|6||Regency Pky / Ederlee Dr|
|7||Route 751 / Okelly Ch...|
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Real estate in popular Cary neighborhoods
Popular real estate near Cary, NC
Cary is a larger medium-sized town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 141,016 people and 33 constituent neighborhoods, Cary is the seventh largest community in North Carolina.
Cary home prices are not only among the most expensive in North Carolina, but Cary real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Cary is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.92% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Cary is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cary who work in management occupations (16.02%), sales jobs (11.40%) and computer science and math (10.33%).
Also of interest is that Cary has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.61% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
If knowledge is power, Cary is a pretty powerful place. 61.50% of the adults in Cary have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Cary in 2010 was $42,332, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $169,328 for a family of four.
Cary is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Cary home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cary residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Cary include German, English, Irish, Italian, European and Polish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Cary's cultural character, accounting for 18.91% of the town’s population.
The languages spoken by people in Cary are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Cary is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Chinese and Other Asian languages.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||51,791|
|CARY HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||71.21%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||28.79%|
|TYPE OF CARY HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||63.07%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||9.34%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||3.18%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||23.59%|
|SIZE OF CARY HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||10.76%|
|AGE OF CARY HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||31.81%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||62.21%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||5.41%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.58%|
|CARY REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$290,745|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$856|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $48,000||1.45%|
|$48,001 - $96,000||1.42%|
|$96,001 - $192,000||19.26%|
|$192,001 - $288,000||27.28%|
|$288,001 - $384,000||24.81%|
|$384,001 - $481,000||12.85%|
|$481,001 - $721,000||9.81%|
|$721,001 - $961,000||2.37%|
|PEOPLE OF CARY||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.98%|
|5 TO 17||20.75%|
|18 TO 24||6.34%|
|25 TO 34||13.37%|
|35 TO 54||33.77%|
|55 TO 64||10.14%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||8.64%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||95.12%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$91,349|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$42,332|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||5.68%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Professional, scientific, and technical services (19.03%)
Information Technology (3.49%)
Public Service (2.91%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||7.98%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.41%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.03%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||2.78%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.59%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||7.66%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (9.83%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (76.81%)
Other Asian languages (2.25%)
Indic languages (1.02%)
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