carrboro Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 556 4.5 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 1,220 9.8 % 32.2 %
Some College 1,344 10.8 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 4,297 34.7 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 4,980 40.2 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 11,529 93.0 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8,566 69.1 % 69.1 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 20,867 - -
19 years old and under 5,115 24.5 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 9,809 47.0 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 4,694 22.5 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 1,249 6.0 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 15,531 87.8 % 84.4 %
Spanish 2,034 11.5 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 126 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,913 45.2 % 33.6 %
Married 3,578 41.3 % 50.4 %
Separated 215 2.5 % 2.5 %
Divorced 958 11.1 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 9,549 - -
Occupied Housing Units 8,938 93.6 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 611 6.4 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,880 40.6 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 887 9.3 % 5.9 %
2-Units 266 2.8 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 425 4.5 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 1,018 10.7 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 2,088 21.9 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 917 9.6 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 68 0.7 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,365 24.8 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,368 24.8 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,213 12.7 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 929 9.7 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 893 9.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 245 2.6 % 12.8 %
Electric 5,628 58.9 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 57 0.6 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 3,030 31.7 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 160 1.7 % 4.1 %
Wood 17 0.2 % 1.6 %
Solar 14 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 18 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 14 0.1 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 15,070 75.8 % 75.1 %
African-American 1,783 9.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 53 0.3 % 0.9 %
Asian 2,182 11.0 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 788 4.0 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 53,513 57,617
Median Family Income 85,450 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 38,270 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 58.06 %
  • Temperature 79.32 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.9 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.54
    [CDD] 5.21

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