wake forest Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 322 1.7 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 3,406 18.2 % 32.8 %
Some College 4,415 23.6 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 7,002 37.4 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,553 19.0 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 17,726 94.8 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 9,442 50.5 % 50.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 33,319 - -
19 years old and under 11,098 33.3 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 11,607 34.8 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 7,145 21.4 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 3,469 10.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 26,977 92.7 % 84.8 %
Spanish 1,848 6.3 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 288 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,671 22.5 % 33.2 %
Married 7,718 65.1 % 50.6 %
Separated 245 2.1 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,219 10.3 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 12,320 - -
Occupied Housing Units 11,510 93.4 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 810 6.6 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 9,140 74.2 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,117 9.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 271 2.2 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 184 1.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 614 5.0 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 511 4.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 341 2.8 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 142 1.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,894 23.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 736 6.0 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 378 3.1 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 291 2.4 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 449 3.6 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 498 4.0 % 13.1 %
Electric 4,573 37.1 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 64 0.5 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 6,643 53.9 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 188 1.5 % 4.2 %
None 42 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 25,621 78.6 % 75.7 %
African-American 5,462 16.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 37 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 970 3.0 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 481 1.5 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 77,173 53,657
Median Family Income 97,442 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 33,124 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 63.33 %
  • Temperature 90.52 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.46 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 15.62
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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