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Cabarrus County, North Carolina

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Cabarrus County, North Carolina
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 216,453
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 216,453
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 178,121
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 21.5%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 178,011
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent
25.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
13.4%
Female persons, percent
51.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
72.4%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
19.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.7%
Asian alone, percent(a)
4.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
2.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
11.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
63.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 12,024
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 8.0%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 82,526
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 71.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $189,100
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,380
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $416
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $884
Building permits, 2019 2,714
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 72,299
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.76
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 86.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 12.6%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 92.5%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 87.7%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 90.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 31.2%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 7.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
10.6%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 68.2%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 62.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 427,974
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 568,063
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,757,916
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,600,273
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,920,274
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $15,828
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 27.8
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $64,174
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $31,050
Persons in poverty, percent
9.0%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 4,466
Total employment, 2018 67,410
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 2,649,060
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 1.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 16,583
All firms, 2012 15,965
Men-owned firms, 2012 8,643
Women-owned firms, 2012 5,371
Minority-owned firms, 2012 2,829
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 12,516
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 2,247
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 12,965
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 492.1
Land area in square miles, 2010 361.75
FIPS Code 37025
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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