North Carolina
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North Carolina POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

North Carolina Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
10,042,802

Age

PEOPLE OF North Carolina DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.21
5 To 17 16.99
18 To 24 9.95
25 To 34 12.97
35 To 54 27.21
55 To 64 12.44
65 Years And Over 14.23

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 85.8
College Graduated 28.4
Attending College 6.2

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
North Carolina 25920 23925.46367129357 #D5DF24
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
North Carolina 46868 23292.060458094937 #DAE122
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
17.4%

Employment Industries in NC

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 14.2
Manufacturing 12.5
Retail 11.8
Education 9.3
Accommodation 7.7
Construction 6.7
Professional, scientific, and technical services 5.9
Other 4.9
Finance 4.5
Public Service 4.5
Administration 4.3
Transportation 3.4
Wholesale 2.7
Information Technology 1.8
Arts 1.8
Real Estate 1.7
Agriculture 1.3
Utilities 0.9
Mining 0.1
Management 0.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 64.2
Black Or African American 21.2
American Indian And Alaska Native 1.1
Asian 2.5
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Some Other Race Alone 2.1
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 8.8

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Unclassified 16.6
German 10.5
English 9.6
Irish 8.8
Italian 3.1
Scots-Irish 2.6
Scottish 2.4
French 1.7
Polish 1.4
European 1.2
Dutch 1.0
African 0.8
Swedish 0.5
Welsh 0.5
British 0.5
Norwegian 0.4
Russian 0.4
French Canadian 0.3
Greek 0.3
Hungarian 0.3

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 88.8
Spanish 7.4
Chinese 0.4
Other Asian languages 0.3
French 0.3
Vietnamese 0.3
German 0.2
African languages 0.2
Arabic 0.2
Hindi 0.2
Korean 0.2
Tagalog 0.2
Indic languages 0.1
Gujarathi 0.1
Russian 0.1
Miao/Hmong 0.1
Italian 0.1
Portuguese 0.1
Urdu 0.1
Other Indo-European 0.1

Foreign Born NC Residents
7.7%