kannapolis Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,787 8.0 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 8,397 37.6 % 32.8 %
Some College 7,006 31.4 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,581 16.0 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,560 7.0 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 18,267 81.8 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,020 18.0 % 18.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 43,865 - -
19 years old and under 12,251 27.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 15,508 35.4 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 10,745 24.5 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 5,361 12.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 35,639 88.9 % 84.8 %
Spanish 4,366 10.9 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 76 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 4,967 30.4 % 33.2 %
Married 8,158 50.0 % 50.6 %
Separated 702 4.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,497 15.3 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 18,915 - -
Occupied Housing Units 16,020 84.7 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 2,895 15.3 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 14,704 77.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 233 1.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 588 3.1 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 321 1.7 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 903 4.8 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 297 1.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 530 2.8 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 1,339 7.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,227 11.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,953 10.3 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,923 10.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,908 10.1 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 4,327 22.9 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,588 13.7 % 13.1 %
Electric 7,824 41.4 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 618 3.3 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 7,012 37.1 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 363 1.9 % 4.2 %
Wood 134 0.7 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 12 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 57 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 31,068 72.1 % 75.7 %
African-American 9,308 21.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 358 0.8 % 0.8 %
Asian 602 1.4 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 1,760 4.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,453 53,657
Median Family Income 50,641 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 21,149 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 88.9 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.09 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 14.72
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.04 %
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