cary Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,607 2.6 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 12,562 12.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 15,329 15.1 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 39,994 39.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 31,206 30.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 97,630 96.0 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 64,680 63.6 % 63.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 160,514 - -
19 years old and under 42,545 26.5 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 53,182 33.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 46,432 28.9 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 18,355 11.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 120,054 94.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 6,021 4.7 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 1,615 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 14,403 23.3 % 33.5 %
Married 39,375 63.8 % 50.5 %
Separated 1,115 1.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 6,838 11.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 64,445 - -
Occupied Housing Units 61,376 95.2 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 3,069 4.8 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 39,502 61.3 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 8,218 12.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 471 0.7 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,465 2.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 3,534 5.5 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 6,550 10.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 4,096 6.4 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 609 0.9 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 21,386 33.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 10,880 16.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 5,362 8.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,098 3.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 955 1.5 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 151 0.2 % 13.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 115,843 74.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 13,474 8.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 528 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 23,885 15.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 2,484 1.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 95,374 55,775
Median Family Income 114,597 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 45,269 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 54.84 %
  • Temperature 53.85 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.53 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 20.52
    [CDD] 0.03
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
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com