In 2017, Cary, NC had a population of 160k people with a median age of 39.2 and a median household income of $97,755. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Cary, NC grew from 155,822 to 159,715, a 2.5% increase and its median household income grew from $94,617 to $97,755, a 3.32% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Cary, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (64.1%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (16.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.73%), White (Hispanic) (5.77%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.53%). N/A% of the people in Cary, NC speak a non-English language, and 89.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Cary, NC are Miller-Motte College-Cary (217 degrees awarded in 2017), Mitchell's Hair Styling Academy-Raleigh (37 degrees), and Shepherds Theological Seminary (23 degrees).
The median property value in Cary, NC is $323,000, and the homeownership rate is 69%. Most people in Cary, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Cary, NC is 2 cars per household.