waxhaw Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 81 1.3 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 1,209 19.0 % 32.2 %
Some College 1,224 19.3 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,730 43.0 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,103 17.4 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 6,099 96.1 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 3,326 52.4 % 52.4 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 12,398 - -
19 years old and under 4,566 36.8 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 3,658 29.5 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 3,125 25.2 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 1,049 8.5 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 10,064 91.8 % 84.4 %
Spanish 775 7.1 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 121 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,050 24.4 % 33.6 %
Married 2,833 65.8 % 50.4 %
Separated 120 2.8 % 2.5 %
Divorced 301 7.0 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,044 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,851 95.2 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 193 4.8 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,828 94.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 109 2.7 % 5.9 %
3 to 4 Units 7 0.2 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 45 1.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 7 0.2 % 4.4 %
Mobile Homes 48 1.2 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 595 14.7 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 168 4.2 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 150 3.7 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 101 2.5 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 49 1.2 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 21 0.5 % 12.8 %
Electric 1,332 32.9 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 20 0.5 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 2,407 59.5 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 72 1.8 % 4.1 %
Wood 13 0.3 % 1.6 %
None 7 0.2 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 10,555 88.1 % 75.1 %
African-American 994 8.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 29 0.2 % 0.9 %
Asian 285 2.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 120 1.0 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 86,771 57,617
Median Family Income 99,850 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 33,770 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 73.27 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.05 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 4.83
    [CDD] 1.6

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