Most Expensive Fuquay-Varina Neighborhoods
Fuquay-Varina is a medium-sized town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 22,644 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Fuquay-Varina is the 50th largest community in North Carolina. Much of the housing stock in Fuquay-Varina was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Fuquay-Varina economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Fuquay-Varina, where the median household income is $59,592.
Fuquay-Varina real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Fuquay-Varina house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Fuquay-Varina is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Fuquay-Varina is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fuquay-Varina who work in office and administrative support (12.78%), sales jobs (9.73%) and management occupations (9.17%).
Also of interest is that Fuquay-Varina has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Fuquay-Varina is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Fuquay-Varina really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Fuquay-Varina perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Fuquay-Varina is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Fuquay-Varina, the average commute to work is 31.72 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Fuquay-Varina does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Fuquay-Varina are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.39% of adults in Fuquay-Varina have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Fuquay-Varina in 2010 was $27,096, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $108,384 for a family of four. However, Fuquay-Varina contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fuquay-Varina is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Fuquay-Varina home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fuquay-Varina residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Fuquay-Varina also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.85% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Fuquay-Varina include German, Irish, English, Italian, Polish and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Fuquay-Varina is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||7,357|
|FUQUAY-VARINA HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||71.76%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||28.24%|
|TYPE OF FUQUAY-VARINA HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||83.63%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||3.22%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||5.51%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||7.33%|
|SIZE OF FUQUAY-VARINA HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||4.95%|
|AGE OF FUQUAY-VARINA HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||55.00%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||33.36%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||9.12%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||2.53%|
|FUQUAY-VARINA REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$218,304|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,130|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $57,000||3.32%|
|$57,001 - $115,000||2.42%|
|$115,001 - $229,000||48.20%|
|$229,001 - $344,000||36.97%|
|$344,001 - $458,000||6.32%|
|$458,001 - $573,000||2.60%|
|$573,001 - $860,000||0.00%|
|$860,001 - $1,146,000||0.00%|
|PEOPLE OF FUQUAY-VARINA||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||7.86%|
|5 TO 17||19.83%|
|18 TO 24||7.38%|
|25 TO 34||18.36%|
|35 TO 54||28.29%|
|55 TO 64||7.65%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||10.63%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||89.59%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$59,592|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$27,096|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||10.56%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Retail (12.98%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (8.89%)
Public Service (5.25%)
Information Technology (2.74%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||19.83%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.06%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||3.73%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.85%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||10.85%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (15.68%)
Other Subsaharan African (2.04%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (84.78%)
African languages (1.58%)
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