raleigh Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 10,063 3.8 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 44,367 16.7 % 32.2 %
Some College 55,239 20.8 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 98,108 37.0 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 57,375 21.6 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 244,470 92.2 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 134,697 50.8 % 50.8 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 458,862 - -
19 years old and under 110,591 24.1 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 195,864 42.7 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 105,991 23.1 % 12.9 %
65 years old and older 46,416 10.1 % 2.0 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 361,538 88.6 % 84.4 %
Spanish 37,485 9.2 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 8,805 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 82,420 43.4 % 33.6 %
Married 75,265 39.6 % 50.4 %
Separated 5,805 3.1 % 2.5 %
Divorced 26,550 14.0 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 201,158 - -
Occupied Housing Units 180,773 89.9 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 20,385 10.1 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 87,829 43.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 30,144 15.0 % 5.9 %
2-Units 2,711 1.3 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 8,658 4.3 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 15,985 7.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 23,827 11.8 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 28,327 14.1 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 3,677 1.8 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 38,795 19.3 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 35,571 17.7 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 24,054 12.0 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 15,462 7.7 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 12,800 6.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 6,620 3.3 % 12.8 %
Electric 101,337 50.4 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 565 0.3 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 75,873 37.7 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 2,236 1.1 % 4.1 %
Wood 177 0.1 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 190 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 395 0.2 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 272,643 61.1 % 75.1 %
African-American 133,592 29.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,445 0.3 % 0.9 %
Asian 21,468 4.8 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 17,389 3.9 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 64,456 57,617
Median Family Income 81,052 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 37,866 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 91.41 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.1 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 16.07

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com