Cornelius, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
29,256
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
7.6%
Median Home
$322,400
Median Income
$90,542
Median Rent
$1,219

Cornelius SnackAbility

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

Cornelius, NC Cost Of Living

112
Cornelius's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Cornelius North Carolina National Average
Overall 112 95 100
Services 106 101 100
Groceries 103 98 100
Health 101 108 100
Housing 134 85 100
Transportation 94 94 100
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
2019 29,256 2.1%
2018 28,649 2.1%
2017 28,052 2.3%
2016 27,426 2.1%
2015 26,866 2.4%
2014 26,246 2.6%
2013 25,583 3.1%
2012 24,818 3.5%
2011 23,969 4.3%
2010 22,970 -

Race / Ethnicity in Cornelius

White
79.0% (23,123)
African American
8.5% (2,491)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.3% (675)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (122)
Two Or More
1.3% (388)
Hispanic
8.4% (2,457)
Race Cornelius NC USA
White 79.0% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 8.5% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.3% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.4% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Cornelius

Female
52.1% (15,237)
Male
47.9% (14,018)
Gender Cornelius NC USA
Female 52.1% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Cornelius for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (585)
High School / GED
14.0% (4,095)
Some College
18.0% (5,266)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (3,510)
Bachelor's Degree
36.0% (10,532)
Master's Degree
13.0% (3,803)
Professional Degree
3.0% (877)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (585)
Education Cornelius NC USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 36.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 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
5.1% (149,287)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.4% (69,889)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.3% (183,043)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.9% (142,631)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.4% (245,325)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.6% (426,942)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.7% (341,601)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.9% (580,983)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.5% (307,607)
$200,000 or more
16.3% (478,289)
Income Cornelius NC USA
Less than $10,000 5.1% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.4% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.3% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.9% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.4% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.6% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.7% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.9% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.5% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 16.3% 5.4% 7.7%

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