In 2017, Cornelius, NC had a population of 28.1k people with a median age of 40.5 and a median household income of $85,908. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Cornelius, NC grew from 27,426 to 28,052, a 2.28% increase and its median household income declined from $86,355 to $85,908, a -0.518% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Cornelius, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (82.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (8.41%), White (Hispanic) (3.35%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.12%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.47%). N/A% of the people in Cornelius, NC speak a non-English language, and 96.7% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Cornelius, NC is $279,000, and the homeownership rate is 69.3%. Most people in Cornelius, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Cornelius, NC is 2 cars per household.