Fuquay-Varina SnackAbility

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Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
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Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina Info Snack

Fuquay-Varina /fjukwe vrin/ is a town in Wake County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 18,644 in 2012 (state-certified as of July 1, 2012). The population was 17,937 at the 2010 census, up from 7,898 at the 2000 census. The town is a 25-minute drive south of Raleigh, the capital of North Carolina. The hyphenated name attests to the town's history as two separate towns. Fuquay Springs and Varina merged in 1963 to create the modern town. Economically, the town initially grew due to tobacco trade and agriculture, but has seen recent population growth and real estate development due to its proximity to Research Triangle Park.
Population
22,722
Unemployment
7.5%
Poverty
9.0%
Median Home
$208,100
Median Income
$70,226
Median Rent
$1,050

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Map Of Fuquay-Varina, NC

Population over time in Fuquay-Varina

Year Population % Change
2016 22,722 6.2%
2015 21,399 5.7%
2014 20,246 5.6%
2013 19,164 5.6%
2012 18,143 6.3%
2011 17,074 5.7%
2010 16,152 -

Crime in Fuquay-Varina Per 100k

Crime Fuquay-Varina NC USA
Violent Crime 120.3 363.7 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.8 5.3
Robbery 25.5 91.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 94.8 240.5 248.9
Property Crime 1370.8 2545.3 2362.0
Burglary 229.7 630.6 430.4
Larceny 1064.6 1760.9 1694.0
Car Theft 76.6 153.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Fuquay-Varina

White
69.5% (15,791)
African American
15.9% (3,613)
American Indian
0.0% (11)
Asian
1.9% (437)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (124)
Two Or More
2.2% (489)
Hispanic
9.9% (2,257)
Race Fuquay-Varina NC USA
White 69.5% 64.0% 60.6%
African American 15.9% 21.2% 10.4%
American Indian 0.0% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 2.5% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.0% 2.5%
Hispanic 9.9% 8.9% 17.3%

Household Income For Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
2.6% (590)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.8% (1,317)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.1% (1,386)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.2% (1,635)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.0% (2,726)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.1% (4,567)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.1% (3,658)
$100,000 to $149,999
22.2% (5,044)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (1,067)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (727)
Income Fuquay-Varina NC USA
Less than $10,000 2.6% 7.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.8% 6.1% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.1% 11.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.2% 11.4% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.0% 14.7% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.1% 18.0% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.1% 11.6% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 22.2% 11.1% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 3.9% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 3.9% 5.7%

Gender in Fuquay-Varina

Female
51.9% (11,799)
Male
48.1% (10,922)
Gender Fuquay-Varina NC USA
Female 51.9% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fuquay-Varina for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.4% (316)
9-12th Grade
5.5% (1,258)
High School / GED
21.2% (4,825)
Some College
19.1% (4,343)
Associate's Degree
11.8% (2,686)
Bachelor's Degree
29.0% (6,580)
Master's Degree
9.6% (2,178)
Professional Degree
0.8% (180)
Doctorate Degree
1.5% (351)
Education Fuquay-Varina NC USA
< 9th Grade 1.4% 5.2% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 5.5% 8.5% 7.4%
High School / GED 21.2% 26.4% 27.5%
Some College 19.1% 21.8% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.8% 9.1% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 29.0% 18.8% 18.8%
Master's Degree 9.6% 7.4% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.8% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.5% 1.3% 1.3%

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