carrboro Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 589 4.9 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,555 12.8 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,283 10.6 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 4,074 33.6 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 4,637 38.2 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 11,252 92.7 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8,084 66.6 % 66.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 20,337 - -
19 years old and under 5,014 24.7 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 9,602 47.2 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 4,605 22.6 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,116 5.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 14,570 84.4 % 84.8 %
Spanish 2,565 14.9 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 135 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,814 46.1 % 33.2 %
Married 3,461 41.9 % 50.6 %
Separated 161 1.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 830 10.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 9,305 - -
Occupied Housing Units 8,673 93.2 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 632 6.8 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,783 40.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 783 8.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 194 2.1 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 457 4.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 879 9.4 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 2,264 24.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 822 8.8 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 123 1.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,227 23.9 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,180 23.4 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,461 15.7 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 995 10.7 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 967 10.4 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 289 3.1 % 13.1 %
Electric 5,521 59.3 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 45 0.5 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 2,875 30.9 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 157 1.7 % 4.2 %
Wood 23 0.2 % 1.9 %
Solar 20 0.2 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 15 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 17 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 14,476 74.6 % 75.7 %
African-American 2,026 10.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 41 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,647 8.5 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 1,206 6.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 51,310 53,657
Median Family Income 81,755 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 36,451 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 63.33 %
  • Temperature 89.54 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.92 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 15.27
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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