Living in Salisbury, NC

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Salisbury, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
33,727
Unemployment
9.6%
Poverty
21.4%
Median Home
$129,100
Median Income
$41,901
Median Rent
$786

Salisbury SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
8

Salisbury, NC Crime Report

1,662
Total Crimes
4,906.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
98.09%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Salisbury
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,662 4,906.0 2,729.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 249 735.0 371.8 366.7
Murder 2 5.9 6.0 5.0
Robbery 69 203.7 72.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 163 481.2 262.4 250.2
Property Crime 1,413 4,171.0 2,357.3 2,109.9
Burglary 220 649.4 519.1 340.5
Larceny 1,094 3,229.3 1,666.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 99 292.2 172.2 219.9

Salisbury, NC Cost Of Living

91
Salisbury's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Salisbury North Carolina National Average
Overall 91 95 100
Services 102 101 100
Groceries 101 98 100
Health 108 108 100
Housing 69 85 100
Transportation 94 94 100
Utilities 95 98 100

Salisbury, NC Photos

Rowan County Courthouse Salisbury North Carolina
Source: Public Domain
A Doffer Boy
Source: Public Domain
Bank Of America Corporate Center
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Salisbury in North Carolina

Map Of Salisbury, NC

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Population over time in Salisbury

Year Population % Change
2019 33,727 0.2%
2018 33,652 0.3%
2017 33,561 -0.3%
2016 33,674 0.1%
2015 33,653 0.4%
2014 33,524 -0.1%
2013 33,543 -0.0%
2012 33,548 0.7%
2011 33,325 0.9%
2010 33,018 -

Race / Ethnicity in Salisbury

White
49.3% (16,623)
African American
35.0% (11,816)
American Indian
0.2% (74)
Asian
0.8% (273)
Hawaiian
0.0% (12)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (893)
Hispanic
12.0% (4,036)
Race Salisbury NC USA
White 49.3% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 35.0% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 12.0% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Salisbury

Female
51.2% (17,273)
Male
48.8% (16,454)
Gender Salisbury NC USA
Female 51.2% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Salisbury for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,349)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (3,035)
High School / GED
30.0% (10,118)
Some College
25.0% (8,431)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (3,035)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (4,721)
Master's Degree
6.0% (2,023)
Professional Degree
2.0% (674)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (337)
Education Salisbury NC USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Salisbury, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
9.3% (314,271)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (191,740)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.1% (475,581)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (388,329)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.3% (616,963)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (541,021)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (373,248)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.4% (248,293)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.7% (124,685)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (98,563)
Income Salisbury NC USA
Less than $10,000 9.3% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.1% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.3% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.4% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.7% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 5.4% 7.7%

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