Charlotte, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Charlotte, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
873,570
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
11.9%
Median Home
$235,000
Median Income
$65,359
Median Rent
$1,185

Charlotte SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
7

Charlotte, NC Cost Of Living

103
Charlotte's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Charlotte North Carolina National Average
Overall 103 95 100
Services 107 102 100
Groceries 102 100 100
Health 106 108 100
Housing 99 87 100
Transportation 104 96 100
Utilities 95 98 100

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Population over time in Charlotte

Year Population % Change
2020 873,570 3.8%
2019 841,611 1.9%
2018 826,060 2.1%
2017 808,834 2.1%
2016 792,137 2.2%
2015 774,807 2.3%
2014 757,278 2.2%
2013 740,931 2.6%
2012 722,234 2.3%
2011 705,896 -

Race / Ethnicity in Charlotte

White
40.7% (355,972)
African American
34.9% (304,651)
American Indian
0.2% (2,133)
Asian
6.6% (57,539)
Hawaiian
0.0% (303)
Other
0.4% (3,472)
Two Or More
2.5% (22,195)
Hispanic
14.6% (127,305)
Race Charlotte NC USA
White 40.7% 62.6% 60.1%
African American 34.9% 21.0% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 1.0% 0.6%
Asian 6.6% 2.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 14.6% 9.5% 18.2%

Gender in Charlotte

Female
52.0% (454,324)
Male
48.0% (419,245)
Gender Charlotte NC USA
Female 52.0% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Charlotte for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (43,678)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (43,678)
High School / GED
17.0% (148,506)
Some College
20.0% (174,714)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (69,885)
Bachelor's Degree
29.0% (253,335)
Master's Degree
12.0% (104,828)
Professional Degree
3.0% (26,207)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (8,735)
Education Charlotte NC USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 29.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Charlotte, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
4.8% (4,167,809)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.4% (3,002,224)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.2% (6,320,648)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.1% (7,928,707)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (11,521,326)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.4% (16,072,853)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (11,098,180)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.9% (13,059,289)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.6% (5,730,254)
$200,000 or more
9.7% (8,455,707)
Income Charlotte NC USA
Less than $10,000 4.8% 6.2% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.4% 4.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.2% 9.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.1% 10.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 13.6% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.4% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 12.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.9% 13.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.6% 5.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 9.7% 6.0% 8.3%

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