Raleigh, NC
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Raleigh Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

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

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (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

Raleigh Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
457,700

Age

PEOPLE OF North Carolina DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.40
5 To 17 15.47
18 To 24 13.16
25 To 34 18.47
35 To 54 27.59
55 To 64 9.51
65 Years And Over 9.41

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 9.5
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 91.3
COLLEGE GRADUATES 49.2

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Raleigh 33682 30110.43655503034 #BED630
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Raleigh 58641 28265.805755395682 #BED630
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.9%

Employment Industries in Raleigh

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Professional, scientific, and technical services 12.5
Healthcare 11.7
Retail 10.9
Education 9.6
Accommodation 8.6
Manufacturing 7.3
Construction 5.6
Finance 5.5
Administration 5.2
Public Service 5.2
Other 4.7
Transportation 3.1
Information Technology 2.7
Wholesale 2.5
Arts 2.1
Real estate 2.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 53.6
Black Or African American 28.4
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.3
Asian 4.6
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Some Other Race Alone 2.2
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 10.8

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 9.4
English 9.2
Irish 8.0
Italian 4.2
Scottish 2.6
Scots-Irish 2.0
Polish 1.7
French 1.7
African 1.7
European 1.5
Welsh 0.8
British 0.8
Dutch 0.8
Swedish 0.6
Russian 0.6
Norwegian 0.6
French Canadian 0.4
Jamaican 0.3
Greek 0.3
Hungarian 0.3

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 83.1
Spanish 9.6
Indic languages 1.0
Chinese 0.9
African languages 0.8
Arabic 0.7
French 0.6
Vietnamese 0.5
Other Asian languages 0.4
Hindi 0.3
Korean 0.3
German 0.3
Gujarathi 0.2
Tagalog 0.2
Other Indo-European 0.2
Slavic languages 0.2
Native American languages 0.1
Pacific Island languages 0.1
Russian 0.1
Urdu 0.1

Foreign Born Raleigh Residents:
13.1%