Kernersville, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
24,576
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
12.2%
Median Home
$181,300
Median Income
$51,645
Median Rent
$795

Kernersville SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Kernersville, NC Crime Report

1,206
Total Crimes
4,827.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
94.93%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Kernersville
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,206 4,827.9 2,729.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 65 260.2 371.8 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.0 5.0
Robbery 20 80.1 72.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 37 148.1 262.4 250.2
Property Crime 1,141 4,567.7 2,357.3 2,109.9
Burglary 113 452.4 519.1 340.5
Larceny 989 3,959.2 1,666.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 39 156.1 172.2 219.9

Kernersville, NC Cost Of Living

96
Kernersville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Kernersville North Carolina National Average
Overall 96 95 100
Services 100 101 100
Groceries 101 98 100
Health 121 108 100
Housing 87 85 100
Transportation 91 94 100
Utilities 94 98 100

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Rankings for Kernersville in North Carolina

Map Of Kernersville, NC

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Population over time in Kernersville

Year Population % Change
2019 24,576 2.0%
2018 24,088 0.4%
2017 23,988 1.1%
2016 23,736 0.5%
2015 23,617 0.4%
2014 23,522 0.9%
2013 23,311 1.1%
2012 23,062 1.1%
2011 22,816 2.1%
2010 22,337 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kernersville

White
68.2% (16,758)
African American
13.7% (3,366)
American Indian
0.7% (183)
Asian
1.8% (431)
Hawaiian
0.1% (20)
Other
1.3% (312)
Two Or More
2.0% (488)
Hispanic
12.3% (3,018)
Race Kernersville NC USA
White 68.2% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 13.7% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.8% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 1.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 12.3% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Kernersville

Female
53.0% (13,020)
Male
47.0% (11,556)
Gender Kernersville NC USA
Female 53.0% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kernersville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (983)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,474)
High School / GED
25.0% (6,144)
Some College
23.0% (5,652)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,457)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (5,406)
Master's Degree
7.0% (1,720)
Professional Degree
1.0% (245)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (491)
Education Kernersville NC USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Kernersville, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
6.7% (164,941)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (124,927)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.1% (271,955)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (282,889)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.4% (355,007)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.4% (378,503)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (314,528)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.8% (290,566)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.6% (160,986)
$200,000 or more
4.6% (113,295)
Income Kernersville NC USA
Less than $10,000 6.7% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.1% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.4% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.4% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.8% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.6% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.6% 5.4% 7.7%

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