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Wake County Info Snack

Population
1,046,558
Unemployment
430.3%
Poverty
9.8%
Median Home
$265,800
Median Income
$76,956
Median Rent
$1,102

Cities & Towns in Wake County

Raleigh, NC (Photos)
Population 457,159

Durham, NC (Photos)
Population 264,310

Cary, NC (Photos)
Population 163,266

Apex, NC (Photos)
Population 48,254

Wake Forest, NC (Photos)
Population 40,159

Holly Springs, NC (Photos)
Population 33,341

Garner, NC (Photos)
Population 28,731

Fuquay-Varina, NC (Photos)
Population 25,932

Morrisville, NC (Photos)
Population 25,007

Clayton, NC (Photos)
Population 20,324

Knightdale, NC (Photos)
Population 15,198

Rolesville, NC (Photos)
Population 6,957

Wendell, NC (Photos)
Population 6,828

Angier, NC (Photos)
Population 5,376

Zebulon, NC (Photos)
Population 5,166

Map Of Wake County

Population over time in Wake County

Year Population % Change
2016 1,146,008 8.4%
2015 1,057,553 2.8%
2014 1,028,352 2.8%
2013 1,000,478 2.9%
2012 972,420 3.1%
2011 943,042 3.3%
2010 913,092 -

Race / Ethnicity in Wake County

White
60.3% (631,197)
African American
19.8% (207,445)
American Indian
0.3% (2,704)
Asian
6.7% (69,780)
Hawaiian
0.0% (434)
Other
0.3% (3,282)
Two Or More
2.5% (26,355)
Hispanic
10.1% (105,361)
Race Wake County NC USA
White 60.3% 63.3% 61.1%
African American 19.8% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 6.7% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.1% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Wake County, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
3.5% (36,529)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.0% (31,193)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.1% (63,876)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.5% (78,201)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.7% (122,017)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.1% (179,459)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.5% (140,788)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.4% (192,229)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.1% (95,640)
$200,000 or more
10.2% (106,620)
Income Wake County NC USA
Less than $10,000 3.5% 680.1% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.0% 542.3% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.1% 1065.5% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.5% 1072.6% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.7% 1422.6% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.1% 1807.0% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.5% 1204.5% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.4% 1246.3% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.1% 469.2% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 10.2% 489.8% 697.9%

Gender in Wake County

Female
51.4% (537,692)
Male
48.6% (508,866)
Gender Wake County NC USA
Female 51.4% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wake County for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0% (313)
9-12th Grade
0% (418)
High School / GED
0% (1,569)
Some College
0% (1,779)
Associate's Degree
0% (837)
Bachelor's Degree
0% (3,453)
Master's Degree
0% (1,465)
Professional Degree
0% (313)
Doctorate Degree
0% (313)
Education Wake County NC USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 0.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 0.2% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 0.2% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 0.1% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 0.3% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 0.1% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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