Waxhaw, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
15,237
Unemployment
3.2%
Poverty
3.3%
Median Home
$329,400
Median Income
$111,642
Median Rent
$1,446

Waxhaw SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
9.5
Commute
4

Waxhaw, NC Cost Of Living

114
Waxhaw's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Waxhaw North Carolina National Average
Overall 114 95 100
Services 106 101 100
Groceries 103 98 100
Health 101 108 100
Housing 143 85 100
Transportation 94 94 100
Utilities 95 98 100

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Rankings for Waxhaw in North Carolina

Map Of Waxhaw, NC

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Population over time in Waxhaw

Year Population % Change
2019 15,237 5.9%
2018 14,383 7.8%
2017 13,343 7.6%
2016 12,398 7.0%
2015 11,586 6.5%
2014 10,878 6.4%
2013 10,224 4.9%
2012 9,743 4.5%
2011 9,322 6.5%
2010 8,754 -

Race / Ethnicity in Waxhaw

White
76.8% (11,699)
African American
9.8% (1,498)
American Indian
0.2% (23)
Asian
3.7% (561)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (29)
Two Or More
2.6% (389)
Hispanic
6.8% (1,038)
Race Waxhaw NC USA
White 76.8% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 9.8% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.7% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.8% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Waxhaw

Female
51.6% (7,855)
Male
48.4% (7,382)
Gender Waxhaw NC USA
Female 51.6% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Waxhaw for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (152)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (304)
High School / GED
16.0% (2,437)
Some College
14.0% (2,133)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,523)
Bachelor's Degree
39.0% (5,942)
Master's Degree
14.0% (2,133)
Professional Degree
2.0% (304)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (304)
Education Waxhaw NC USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 16.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 39.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Waxhaw, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
1.8% (27,454)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.8% (12,450)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.5% (52,992)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.9% (60,015)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.9% (105,027)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.1% (214,205)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (191,859)
$100,000 to $149,999
22.9% (349,241)
$150,000 to $199,999
14.1% (215,163)
$200,000 or more
19.4% (295,290)
Income Waxhaw NC USA
Less than $10,000 1.8% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.8% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.5% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.9% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.9% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.1% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 22.9% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 14.1% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 19.4% 5.4% 7.7%

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