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 households in North Carolina speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 95.2% of the residents in North Carolina are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in North Carolina are University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (9,660 degrees awarded in 2019), North Carolina State University at Raleigh (9,528 degrees), and University of North Carolina at Charlotte (8,035 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in North Carolina was $180,600, and the homeownership rate was 65.1%. Most people in North Carolina drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.3 minutes. The average car ownership in North Carolina was 2 cars per household.