In 2018, North Carolina had a population of 10.4M people with a median age of 38.9 and a median household income of $53,855. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of North Carolina grew from 10.3M to 10.4M, a 1.07% increase and its median household income grew from $52,752 to $53,855, a 2.09% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in North Carolina are White (Non-Hispanic) (62.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (21%), White (Hispanic) (5.71%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.92%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.9%). 12% of the people in North Carolina speak a non-English language, and 95.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in North Carolina are University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (9,254 degrees awarded in 2017), North Carolina State University at Raleigh (9,141 degrees), and University of North Carolina at Charlotte (7,158 degrees).
The median property value in North Carolina is $180,600, and the homeownership rate is 65.1%. Most people in North Carolina commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.3 minutes. The average car ownership in North Carolina is 2 cars per household.