Cornelius, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
29,836
Unemployment
3.7%
Poverty
7.0%
Median Home
$352,600
Median Income
$90,377
Median Rent
$1,236

Cornelius SnackAbility

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

Cornelius, NC Cost Of Living

113
Cornelius's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Cornelius North Carolina National Average
Overall 113 95 100
Services 107 102 100
Groceries 101 100 100
Health 102 108 100
Housing 134 87 100
Transportation 102 96 100
Utilities 95 98 100

Cornelius, NC Photos

Bank Of America Corporate Center
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Cornelius in North Carolina

Map Of Cornelius, NC

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Population over time in Cornelius

Year Population % Change
2020 29,836 4.1%
2019 28,649 2.1%
2018 28,052 2.3%
2017 27,426 2.1%
2016 26,866 2.4%
2015 26,246 2.6%
2014 25,583 3.1%
2013 24,818 3.5%
2012 23,969 4.3%
2011 22,970 -

Race / Ethnicity in Cornelius

White
81.3% (24,257)
African American
7.4% (2,197)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.8% (534)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (96)
Two Or More
2.2% (643)
Hispanic
7.1% (2,109)
Race Cornelius NC USA
White 81.3% 62.6% 60.1%
African American 7.4% 21.0% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 1.0% 0.6%
Asian 1.8% 2.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 7.1% 9.5% 18.2%

Gender in Cornelius

Female
51.3% (15,306)
Male
48.7% (14,529)
Gender Cornelius NC USA
Female 51.3% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Cornelius for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (298)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (596)
High School / GED
13.0% (3,878)
Some College
18.0% (5,370)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (3,580)
Bachelor's Degree
38.0% (11,337)
Master's Degree
11.0% (3,281)
Professional Degree
3.0% (895)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (596)
Education Cornelius NC USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 13.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 38.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Cornelius, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
5.0% (148,178)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.7% (79,639)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.7% (109,565)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.8% (173,277)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.5% (313,250)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.1% (420,160)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (340,762)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.4% (517,900)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.3% (308,182)
$200,000 or more
19.2% (572,683)
Income Cornelius NC USA
Less than $10,000 5.0% 6.2% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.7% 4.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.7% 9.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.8% 10.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.5% 13.6% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.1% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 12.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.4% 13.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.3% 5.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 19.2% 6.0% 8.3%

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