Chapel Hill, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
61,912
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
18.5%
Median Home
$435,500
Median Income
$75,249
Median Rent
$1,221

Chapel Hill SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
8.5

Chapel Hill, NC Cost Of Living

118
Chapel Hill's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Chapel Hill North Carolina National Average
Overall 118 95 100
Services 92 102 100
Groceries 95 100 100
Health 96 108 100
Housing 182 87 100
Transportation 95 96 100
Utilities 93 98 100

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Map Of Chapel Hill, NC

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Population over time in Chapel Hill

Year Population % Change
2020 61,912 3.9%
2019 59,561 0.6%
2018 59,234 0.4%
2017 59,005 0.4%
2016 58,766 0.7%
2015 58,379 0.6%
2014 58,058 1.7%
2013 57,088 1.4%
2012 56,289 2.0%
2011 55,180 -

Race / Ethnicity in Chapel Hill

White
65.9% (40,796)
African American
10.1% (6,239)
American Indian
0.1% (79)
Asian
13.2% (8,161)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (124)
Two Or More
3.4% (2,085)
Hispanic
7.2% (4,428)
Race Chapel Hill NC USA
White 65.9% 62.6% 60.1%
African American 10.1% 21.0% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 1.0% 0.6%
Asian 13.2% 2.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.4% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 7.2% 9.5% 18.2%

Gender in Chapel Hill

Female
52.5% (32,533)
Male
47.5% (29,379)
Gender Chapel Hill NC USA
Female 52.5% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Chapel Hill for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (619)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (1,238)
High School / GED
7.0% (4,333)
Some College
9.0% (5,572)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (2,476)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (17,335)
Master's Degree
24.0% (14,858)
Professional Degree
11.0% (6,810)
Doctorate Degree
14.0% (8,667)
Education Chapel Hill NC USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 7.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 9.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 24.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 11.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 14.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
11.0% (683,788)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.7% (167,751)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.9% (425,302)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.9% (424,678)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.5% (647,618)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.9% (737,418)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.7% (535,992)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.5% (832,831)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.3% (454,299)
$200,000 or more
20.7% (1,281,518)
Income Chapel Hill NC USA
Less than $10,000 11.0% 6.2% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.7% 4.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.9% 9.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.9% 10.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.5% 13.6% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.9% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.7% 12.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.5% 13.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.3% 5.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 20.7% 6.0% 8.3%

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