charlotte Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 26,754 5.6 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 93,336 19.5 % 32.2 %
Some College 114,179 23.8 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 163,897 34.2 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 81,359 17.0 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 428,695 89.4 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 211,471 44.1 % 44.1 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 842,029 - -
19 years old and under 225,852 26.8 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 335,751 39.9 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 199,932 23.7 % 12.9 %
65 years old and older 80,494 9.6 % 2.0 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 613,919 85.4 % 84.4 %
Spanish 91,053 12.7 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 13,863 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 135,960 41.0 % 33.6 %
Married 145,338 43.8 % 50.4 %
Separated 8,216 2.5 % 2.5 %
Divorced 42,264 12.7 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 349,447 - -
Occupied Housing Units 319,816 91.5 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 29,631 8.5 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 198,822 56.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 24,052 6.9 % 5.9 %
2-Units 5,560 1.6 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 11,299 3.2 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 25,104 7.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 34,875 10.0 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 45,538 13.0 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 4,197 1.2 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 67,977 19.5 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 52,098 14.9 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 40,155 11.5 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 35,883 10.3 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 35,253 10.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 9,078 2.6 % 12.8 %
Electric 161,684 46.3 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 948 0.3 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 152,127 43.5 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 3,379 1.0 % 4.1 %
Wood 474 0.1 % 1.6 %
Solar 182 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 421 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 601 0.2 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 414,560 50.6 % 75.1 %
African-American 302,904 37.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 2,358 0.3 % 0.9 %
Asian 53,235 6.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 46,279 5.6 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 61,017 57,617
Median Family Income 72,899 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 34,461 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 73.58 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.83 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 5.08
    [CDD] 1.48

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.05 %
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