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Charlotte, NC, US

Charlotte is in the state of North Carolina, United States of America. Charlotte has a population of 0.26 percent of the US population. There are 110 neighborhoods, a vast network of roadways in Charlotte.
General population Charlotte is 826,060, with median age of 33.9 years. The citizens of Charlotte are on average 3.9 years younger than average of United States of America, which is 37.8 years. Charlotte population is made up of 47.4% men and 52.6% women.
The majority of residents in Charlotte have at least bachelor's degree (28.2% of the population). The typical income range for residents of Charlotte is $75,000 to $99,999 (11.8%).
Further down the page, you'll discover specific data about Charlotte population.

Charlotte Demographics

What is the population of Charlotte?

According to 2017 US census data, the population of Charlotte is 826,060 citizens. This equates to 0.26% of the total 321,004,407 citizens of the United States of America.
Detailed statistics for total population is shown in the list below:
  • Total - 826,060 (0.3% of US)
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What are the gender statistics of Charlotte?

As of the most recent US census in 2017, there were 345,838 women and 311,118 men living in Charlotte.

In comparison, the proportions of United States of America citizens are: 48.8% male and 51.2% female.
Below is the data for gender statistics:
  • Male - 311,118 (47.4% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Female - 345,838 (52.6% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
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What are the median incomes in Charlotte?

As per 2017 US census data Charlotte dominant household income ranges are: $60k - $100k (22.1%), $40k - $60k (16.9%) and $25k - $40k (14.8%).

In contrast, the household income ranges that are most prevalent in United States of America are as follows: $60k - $100k (22.3%), $40k - $60k (16.2%), and $10k - $25k (14.6%).
Data used in the data for income statistics chart is as following:
  • Total - 316,481 (100% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Less than $10k - 19,105 (6% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • $10k - $25k - 42,453 (13.4% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • $25k - $40k - 46,781 (14.8% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • $40k - $60k - 53,499 (16.9% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • $60k - $100k - 69,817 (22.1% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • $100k - $125k - 26,171 (8.3% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • $125k - $150k - 16,283 (5.1% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • $150k - $200k - 17,738 (5.6% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • More than $200k - 24,634 (7.8% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
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What are the median age statistics in Charlotte?

According to the figures provided by the United States Census Bureau for the year 2017, the average age of a male resident of Charlotte is 33.1 years old, while the average age of a female resident is 34.8 years old.

In comparison United States of America average male age 36.5 and average female age is 39.1.
Data used in the data for median age statistics chart is as following:
  • Total - 33.9
  • Male - 33.1
  • Female - 34.8
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What are the detailed age group statistics in Charlotte?

According to 2017 US Census statistics, the three most common ages in the Charlotte are less than 18 yrs (24.3%), 35 - 49 years (22%), and 25 - 34 years (17.7%).

In contrast, the most prominent age categories in United States of America are: less than 18 yrs (22.9%), 50 - 64 years (19.6%), and 35 - 49 years (19.2%).
Below is the data for age groups statistics:
  • Total - 826,060 (100% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Less than 18 yrs - 200,384 (24.3% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • 18 - 24 years - 80,241 (9.7% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • 25 - 34 years - 146,499 (17.7% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • 35 - 49 years - 181,500 (22% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • 50 - 64 years - 137,386 (16.6% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • 65 - 84 years - 71,254 (8.6% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • More than 85 yrs - 8,796 (1.1% of Charlotte, 0.1% of US)
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What is the marital status of Charlotte?

According to 2017 US census statistics, the most common marriage statuses in Charlotte are: now married (45.1 percent) and never married (40.5 percent).

In comparison United States of America most marital statuses are: married (50.2%) and never married (33.1%).
More detailed data for data for marital status statistics are below:
  • Total - 656,956 (100% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Married - 296,411 (45.1% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Never Married - 266,181 (40.5% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Divorced - 67,170 (10.2% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Widowed - 27,194 (4.1% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
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What is the level of education in Charlotte?

Bachelor's degree (28.2%) is the most prevalent level of education in Charlotte, followed by unfinished college (20.2%) and high-school diploma (15.7%).

In contrast, the household education levels that are most prevalent in United States of America are as follows: high-school diploma (23.3%), unfinished college (20.8%), and bachelor's degree (19.1%).
More detailed data for data for education statistics are below:
  • No Schooling - 8,090 (1.5% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Unifinished High-school - 53,956 (9.9% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • High-school Diploma - 85,723 (15.7% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • GED or alt. creds - 12,932 (2.4% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Unfinished College - 110,048 (20.2% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Associate's degree - 40,730 (7.5% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Bachelor's degree - 154,050 (28.2% of Charlotte, 0.4% of US)
  • Master's degree - 60,460 (11.1% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Professional School degree - 13,463 (2.5% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Doctorate degree - 5,983 (1.1% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
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What are the languages spoken in households of Charlotte?

According to 2017 US census data, the most common languages in Charlotte are only english (78.8%), spanish (12%) and other indo-european (4.3%).

In contrast, the spoken languages with the greatest proportion of the population in United States of America are english only (78.7%), spanish (13.2%), and other indo-european (3.6%).
Below is the data for languages spoken statistics:
  • Total - 768,767 (100% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • English only - 605,452 (78.8% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Spanish - 92,563 (12% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Other Indo-European - 33,373 (4.3% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Asian and Pacific Islands - 26,355 (3.4% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Other Languages - 11,024 (1.4% of Charlotte, 0.4% of US)
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What is the ethnic diversity in Charlotte?

As per 2017 US census data Charlotte dominant ethnic diversity groups are: white (50%), african american (35%) and asian (6.2%).

White (73%), african american (12.7%), and asian (5.4%) are the most populous ethnic diversity groups in United States of America.
Ethnic diversity statistics is shown in the list below:
  • Total - 826,060 (100% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • White - 413,212 (50% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • African American - 289,406 (35% of Charlotte, 0.7% of US)
  • American Indian & Alaska Native - 2,523 (0.3% of Charlotte, 0.1% of US)
  • Asian - 51,437 (6.2% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander - 483 (0.1% of Charlotte, 0.1% of US)
  • Two or more ethnicities - 23,731 (2.9% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Other - 45,268 (5.5% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
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What are the household type statistics in Charlotte?

In Charlotte, families make up 59.6% of all households, while those without children make up just 40.4%, according to statistics from the 2017 United States Census.

In United States of America, family households account for 65.9% of all households, while non-family homes make up just 34.1%.
Below is the data for household types statistics:
  • Total - 316,481 (100% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Family households, Married-couple family - 127,817 (40.4% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Family households, Other family - 60,863 (19.2% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Family households, Other family, Male householder no wife present - 15,023 (4.7% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Family households, Other family, Female householder no husband present - 45,840 (14.5% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Nonfamily households, Householder living alone - 100,879 (31.9% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Nonfamily households, Householder not living alone - 26,922 (8.5% of Charlotte, 0.4% of US)
  • Family Households - 188,680 (59.6% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Non-family Households - 127,801 (40.4% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
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What are the most common employment industries in Charlotte?

According to the data provided by the 2017 US Census, the most prominent employment sectors in Charlotte are the following: health care and social assistance (11.5% of the total), retail trade (11%), finance and insurance (10.9%), and accommodation and food services (8.7%).

Among the United States of America population, the three largest employment industries are health care & social assistance (13.8%), retail (11.4%), and manufacturing (10.3%).
The employment industries data list is as follows:
  • Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting - 724 (0.2% of Charlotte, 0% of US)
  • Construction - 27,109 (6.3% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Manufacturing - 32,377 (7.5% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Wholesale - 13,930 (3.2% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Retail - 47,218 (11% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Utilities - 4,136 (1% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Information - 11,801 (2.7% of Charlotte, 0.4% of US)
  • Finance & Insurance - 46,827 (10.9% of Charlotte, 0.7% of US)
  • Real Estate - 9,871 (2.3% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Scientific & Technical Services - 37,129 (8.6% of Charlotte, 0.4% of US)
  • Company Management - 686 (0.2% of Charlotte, 0.5% of US)
  • Administrative & Waste Management Services - 23,491 (5.5% of Charlotte, 0.4% of US)
  • Educational Services - 30,408 (7.1% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Health Care & Social Assistance - 49,485 (11.5% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Arts, Entertainment & Recreation - 9,531 (2.2% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Accommodation & Food Services - 37,520 (8.7% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Public Administration - 8,426 (2% of Charlotte, 0.1% of US)
  • Other Services - 20,662 (4.8% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
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What are the most common means of transportation in Charlotte?

The majority of commuters in Charlotte use car truck or van (13.8%), according to census data collected in 2017.

In comparison United States of America most dominant type of transportation to work is: car, truck or van (89.9%).
Below is the data for means of transportation statistics:
  • Car, Truck or Van - 365,973 (92.6% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • Public Transportation - 14,876 (3.8% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Walk - 8,513 (2.2% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • Taxicab, Motorcycle, Bicycle or Other - 5,748 (1.5% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
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What are the commute time statistics in Charlotte?

As per 2017 US census data Charlotte dominant travel time to work ranges are: 20-25 minutes, 15-20 minutes and 30-35 minutes.

15-20 minutes, 20-25 minutes, and 30-35 minutes are the three most prevalent travel time to work ranges in United States of America.
Data used in the data for time of commute statistics chart is as following:
  • Less than 10 mins - 35,997 (9.1% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • 10-15 mins - 49,266 (12.5% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • 15-20 mins - 66,160 (16.7% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • 20-25 mins - 69,010 (17.5% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • 25-30 mins - 32,597 (8.3% of Charlotte, 0.4% of US)
  • 30-35 mins - 65,792 (16.7% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • 35-45 mins - 28,376 (7.2% of Charlotte, 0.3% of US)
  • 45-50 mins - 27,193 (6.9% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
  • 60 or more mins - 20,719 (5.2% of Charlotte, 0.2% of US)
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Charlotte Locations