hickory Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,388 6.4 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 6,669 30.9 % 32.8 %
Some College 5,074 23.5 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 5,513 25.6 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,912 13.5 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 18,301 84.9 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 6,812 31.6 % 31.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 40,108 - -
19 years old and under 10,460 26.1 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 13,705 34.2 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 9,670 24.1 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 6,273 15.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 32,573 89.6 % 84.8 %
Spanish 3,785 10.4 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 11 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 5,846 36.8 % 33.2 %
Married 7,184 45.2 % 50.6 %
Separated 546 3.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,320 14.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 18,705 - -
Occupied Housing Units 15,991 85.5 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 2,714 14.5 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 9,798 52.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 882 4.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 880 4.7 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 1,134 6.1 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 2,768 14.8 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 1,408 7.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,035 5.5 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 800 4.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 3,632 19.4 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 3,471 18.6 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,684 14.3 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,172 11.6 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,086 16.5 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,252 6.7 % 13.1 %
Electric 9,226 49.3 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 483 2.6 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 6,026 32.2 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 172 0.9 % 4.2 %
Coal 11 0.1 % 0.1 %
Wood 27 0.1 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 7 0.0 % 0.4 %
None 39 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 30,118 76.2 % 75.7 %
African-American 5,575 14.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 171 0.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,280 3.2 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 2,382 6.0 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 42,393 53,657
Median Family Income 53,788 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 26,190 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 87.87 ℉
  • Rainfall 6.32 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 13.09
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.07 %
6.0 0.01 %
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