Living in Carrboro, NC

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Carrboro SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
8

Carrboro, NC Crime Report

438
Total Crimes
2,005.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-21.92%
Below National Average

Carrboro, NC Cost Of Living

110
Carrboro's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Carrboro, North Carolina Info Snack

Carrboro is a town in Orange County in the U.S. state of North Carolina. The population was 19,582 at the 2010 census. The town, which is part of the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill combined statistical area, was named after North Carolina industrialist Julian Shakespeare Carr.
Population
21,216
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
14.5%
Median Home
$350,800
Median Income
$59,202
Median Rent
$1,036

Carrboro, NC Photos

Rankings for Carrboro in North Carolina

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Map Of Carrboro, NC

Population over time in Carrboro

Year Population % Change
2017 21,216 0.6%
2016 21,099 1.1%
2015 20,867 1.1%
2014 20,639 1.5%
2013 20,337 1.3%
2012 20,085 1.9%
2011 19,702 1.7%
2010 19,367 1.5%
2009 19,074 -
Crime/100k Carrboro NC USA
Violent Crime 141.9 377.6 368.9
Murder 9.2 6.0 5.0
Robbery 54.9 81.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 77.8 265.1 246.8
Property Crime 1863.5 2494.1 2199.5
Burglary 448.7 599.9 376.0
Larceny 1282.0 1724.4 1594.6
Car Theft 132.8 169.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Carrboro

White
65.7% (13,938)
African American
10.4% (2,210)
American Indian
0.9% (199)
Asian
10.6% (2,254)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (31)
Two Or More
4.1% (876)
Hispanic
8.1% (1,708)
Race Carrboro NC USA
White 65.7% 63.3% 61.1%
African American 10.4% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.9% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 10.6% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.1% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.1% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Carrboro, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
8.0% (168,768)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.7% (100,754)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.4% (200,124)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.3% (175,685)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.5% (222,719)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (378,116)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.1% (300,187)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.2% (195,974)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.4% (135,568)
$200,000 or more
11.5% (243,700)
Income Carrboro NC USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.7% 5.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.4% 10.7% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.3% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.5% 14.2% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 18.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.1% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.2% 12.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.4% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 11.5% 4.9% 7.0%

Gender in Carrboro

Female
52.6% (11,168)
Male
47.4% (10,048)
Gender Carrboro NC USA
Female 52.6% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carrboro for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (848)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (424)
High School / GED
10.0% (2,121)
Some College
11.0% (2,333)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (1,060)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (6,364)
Master's Degree
22.0% (4,667)
Professional Degree
7.0% (1,485)
Doctorate Degree
9.0% (1,909)
Education Carrboro NC USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 10.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 11.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 22.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 7.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 9.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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