Carrboro, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Carrboro, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
21,230
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
15.7%
Median Home
$368,800
Median Income
$58,702
Median Rent
$1,078

Carrboro SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
8

Carrboro, NC Crime Report

438
Total Crimes
2,005.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-19.03%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Carrboro
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 438 2,005.4 2,729.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 31 141.9 371.8 366.7
Murder 2 9.2 6.0 5.0
Robbery 12 54.9 72.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 17 77.8 262.4 250.2
Property Crime 407 1,863.5 2,357.3 2,109.9
Burglary 98 448.7 519.1 340.5
Larceny 280 1,282.0 1,666.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 29 132.8 172.2 219.9

Carrboro, NC Cost Of Living

110
Carrboro's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Carrboro North Carolina National Average
Overall 110 95 100
Services 90 101 100
Groceries 93 98 100
Health 98 108 100
Housing 154 85 100
Transportation 94 94 100
Utilities 91 98 100

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Rankings for Carrboro in North Carolina

Map Of Carrboro, NC

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Population over time in Carrboro

Year Population % Change
2019 21,230 0.1%
2018 21,216 0.6%
2017 21,099 1.1%
2016 20,867 1.1%
2015 20,639 1.5%
2014 20,337 1.3%
2013 20,085 1.9%
2012 19,702 1.7%
2011 19,367 1.5%
2010 19,074 -

Race / Ethnicity in Carrboro

White
68.2% (14,482)
African American
10.8% (2,297)
American Indian
0.3% (67)
Asian
9.4% (2,005)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (37)
Two Or More
4.0% (840)
Hispanic
7.1% (1,502)
Race Carrboro NC USA
White 68.2% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 10.8% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 9.4% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.0% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.1% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Carrboro

Female
54.3% (11,526)
Male
45.7% (9,703)
Gender Carrboro NC USA
Female 54.3% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 45.7% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carrboro for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (636)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (636)
High School / GED
8.0% (1,698)
Some College
11.0% (2,335)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (1,061)
Bachelor's Degree
29.0% (6,156)
Master's Degree
24.0% (5,095)
Professional Degree
7.0% (1,486)
Doctorate Degree
10.0% (2,123)
Education Carrboro NC USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 8.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 11.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 29.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 24.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 7.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 10.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Carrboro, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
8.7% (185,348)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.4% (114,566)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.4% (179,223)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.6% (182,399)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.1% (193,515)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (382,947)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.8% (291,974)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.7% (227,091)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.9% (147,462)
$200,000 or more
10.3% (218,470)
Income Carrboro NC USA
Less than $10,000 8.7% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.4% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.4% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.6% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.1% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.8% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.7% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.9% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 10.3% 5.4% 7.7%

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