Wake County, North Carolina


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Wake County NC
Total Population 1,023,811
Total Households 381,971
Median Household Income 80,085
Median Age 38
Median Age Male 37
Median Age Female 39
---------------- AGE BY SEX ---------------
Total Male 497,677
(M) under 5 33,453
(M) 5 to 9 35,750
(M) 10 to 14 37,603
(M) 15 to 17 21,285
(M) 18 and 19 14,481
(M) 20 6,590
(M) 21 6,846
(M) 22 to 24 19,523
(M) 25 to 29 36,837
(M) 30 to 34 36,926
(M) 35 to 39 39,294
(M) 40 to 44 36,864
(M) 45 to 49 37,642
(M) 50 to 54 35,022
(M) 55 to 59 30,630
(M) 60 and 61 9,944
(M) 62 to 64 12,548
(M) 65 and 66 7,221
(M) 67 to 69 10,786
(M) 70 to 74 12,560
(M) 75 to 79 7,102
(M) 80 to 84 4,804
(M) 85 and older 3,966
Total Female 526,134
(F) under 5 32,234
(F) 5 to 9 35,719
(F) 10 to 14 35,809
(F) 15 to 17 20,837
(F) 18 and 19 13,959
(F) 20 5,973
(F) 21 5,520
(F) 22 to 24 21,110
(F) 25 to 29 38,266
(F) 30 to 34 39,437
(F) 35 to 39 40,314
(F) 40 to 44 40,620
(F) 45 to 49 39,082
(F) 50 to 54 36,855
(F) 55 to 59 31,784
(F) 60 and 61 12,193
(F) 62 to 64 15,110
(F) 65 and 66 8,952
(F) 67 to 69 12,706
(F) 70 to 74 14,683
(F) 75 to 79 10,316
(F) 80 to 84 7,250
(F) 85 and older 7,405
------------- HOUSEHOLD INCOME ------------
Less than $10,000 14,368
$10,000 to $14,999 12,035
$15,000 to $19,999 11,447
$20,000 to $24,999 13,537
$25,000 to $29,999 13,772
$30,000 to $34,999 15,857
$35,000 to $39,999 14,628
$40,000 to $44,999 16,831
$45,000 to $49,999 15,153
$50,000 to $59,999 28,996
$60,000 to $74,999 38,218
$75,000 to $99,999 51,467
$100,000 to $124,999 40,482
$125,000 to $149,999 27,278
$150,000 to $199,999 33,584
$200,000 or More 34,318
------------------- RACE ------------------
White Alone 680,511
Black or African American Alone 208,642
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 3,586
Asian Alone 66,210
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 413
Some Other Race Alone 36,588
Two or More Races 27,861
Two Races Including Some Other Race 2,568
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 25,293
------------ HISPANIC / LATINO ------------
Not Hispanic or Latino 921,274
Hispanic or Latino 102,537
-------------- MARITAL STATUS -------------
Population 15 years and older 813,243
Male 15 years and older 390,871
(M) Never Married 136,960
(M) Now Married 218,445
(M) Married, Spouse Present 201,158
(M) Married, Spouse Absent 17,287
(M) Separated 7,917
(M) Other 9,370
(M) Widowed 7,224
(M) Divorced 28,242
Female 15 years and older 422,372
(F) Never Married 130,421
(F) Now Married 218,709
(F) Married, Spouse Present 199,315
(F) Married, Spouse Absent 19,394
(F) Separated 10,850
(F) Other 8,544
(F) Widowed 24,855
(F) Divorced 48,387
---------------- HOME VALUE ---------------
Total Owner Occupied Housing Units 244,792
Less than $10,000 3,591
$10,000 to $14,999 1,014
$15,000 to $19,999 848
$20,000 to $24,999 655
$25,000 to $29,999 723
$30,000 to $34,999 373
$35,000 to $39,999 231
$40,000 to $49,999 588
$50,000 to $59,999 727
$60,000 to $69,999 1,069
$70,000 to $79,999 1,214
$80,000 to $89,999 2,092
$90,000 to $99,999 2,214
$100,000 to $124,999 13,258
$125,000 to $149,999 16,996
$150,000 to $174,999 22,711
$175,000 to $199,999 19,300
$200,000 to $249,999 34,391
$250,000 to $299,999 29,351
$300,000 to $399,999 43,773
$400,000 to $499,999 23,462
$500,000 to $749,999 17,994
$750,000 to $999,999 5,037
$1,000,000 or More 3,180
------------ PUBLIC ASSISTANCE ------------
Total Households 381,971
With Public Assistance Income 4,245
No Public Assistance Income 377,726
-------------- HOUSING TENURE -------------
Total Housing Units 381,971
Owner Occupied 244,792
Renter Occupied 137,179
------------ VEHICLES AVAILABLE -----------
Total Vehicles 718,611
------------- EDUCATION BY SEX ------------
Population 25 years and older 677,119
Male 25 years and older 322,146
(M) No Schooling Completed 2,747
(M) Nursery to 4th Grade 1,471
(M) 5th and 6th Grade 4,159
(M) 7th and 8th Grade 4,052
(M) 9th Grade 4,200
(M) 10th Grade 3,242
(M) 11th Grade 3,734
(M) 12th Grade, No Diploma 2,705
(M) High School Graduate, Ged, or Alternative 51,970
(M) Some College, Less than 1 Year 15,053
(M) Some College, 1 or More Years, No Degree 40,325
(M) Associate's Degree 23,428
(M) Bachelor's Degree 102,673
(M) Master's Degree 43,855
(M) Professional School Degree 8,821
(M) Doctorate Degree 9,711
Female 25 years and older 354,973
(F) No Schooling Completed 3,093
(F) Nursery to 4th Grade 1,495
(F) 5th and 6th Grade 3,241
(F) 7th and 8th Grade 3,295
(F) 9th Grade 3,144
(F) 10th Grade 3,344
(F) 11th Grade 4,276
(F) 12th Grade, No Diploma 2,864
(F) High School Graduate, Ged, or Alternative 55,061
(F) Some College, Less than 1 Year 17,702
(F) Some College, 1 or More Years, No Degree 46,382
(F) Associate's Degree 31,015
(F) Bachelor's Degree 114,664
(F) Master's Degree 50,431
(F) Professional School Degree 7,677
(F) Doctorate Degree 7,289
---------------- OCCUPATION ---------------
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting, and Mining 1,678
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 1,387
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction 291
Construction 30,287
Manufacturing 46,791
Wholesale Trade 14,440
Retail Trade 54,379
Transportation and Warehousing, and Utilities 19,195
Transportation and Warehousing 15,380
Utilities 3,815
Information 16,355
Finance and Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 42,124
Finance and Insurance 30,286
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 11,838
Professional, Scientific, and Management, And Administrative and Waste Management Services 98,610
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 74,321
Management of Companies and Enterprises 572
Administrative and Support and Waste Management Services 23,717
Educational Services, and Health Care and Social Assistance 112,721
Educational Services 50,386
Health Care and Social Assistance 62,335
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation, and Accommodation and Food Services 48,828
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 11,396
Accommodation and Food Services 37,432
Other Services, Except Public Administration 24,248
Public Administration 26,720

source: 2017 US Census - American Community Survey