Kannapolis SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
6

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Kannapolis, North Carolina Info Snack

Kannapolis (Kh-n-ph-ls) is a city in Cabarrus and Rowan counties, in the U.S. state of North Carolina, northwest of Concord and northeast of Charlotte and is a suburb in the Charlotte metropolitan area. The city of Kannapolis was incorporated in 1984. The population was 42,625 at the 2010 census, which makes Kannapolis the 20th largest city in North Carolina. It is the home of the Kannapolis Intimidators, the Class A baseball affiliate of the Chicago White Sox, and it is the hometown of the Earnhardt racing family. The center of the city is home to the North Carolina Research Campus, a public-private venture that focuses on food, nutrition, and biotech research.
Population
46,498
Unemployment
8.3%
Poverty
16.1%
Median Home
$130,300
Median Income
$49,637
Median Rent
$848

Rankings for Kannapolis in North Carolina

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Map Of Kannapolis, NC

Population over time in Kannapolis

Year Population % Change
2017 46,498 1.8%
2016 45,685 2.6%
2015 44,520 1.5%
2014 43,865 1.3%
2013 43,322 1.1%
2012 42,845 1.2%
2011 42,346 1.6%
2010 41,663 -

Crime in Kannapolis Per 100k

Crime Kannapolis NC USA
Violent Crime 172.3 363.7 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.8 5.3
Robbery 82.0 91.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 90.2 240.5 248.9
Property Crime 2010.1 2545.3 2362.0
Burglary 455.3 630.6 430.4
Larceny 1411.2 1760.9 1694.0
Car Theft 143.6 153.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Kannapolis

White
60.6% (28,181)
African American
21.6% (10,031)
American Indian
0.3% (138)
Asian
1.6% (734)
Hawaiian
0.1% (26)
Other
0.1% (27)
Two Or More
2.1% (966)
Hispanic
13.8% (6,395)
Race Kannapolis NC USA
White 60.6% 63.6% 61.5%
African American 21.6% 21.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 2.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 13.8% 9.1% 17.6%

Household Income For Kannapolis, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
6.3% (292,937)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (227,840)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.1% (516,127)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.1% (609,123)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.8% (688,170)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.8% (967,158)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (562,625)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.2% (427,781)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.0% (232,490)
$200,000 or more
2.6% (120,894)
Income Kannapolis NC USA
Less than $10,000 6.3% 7.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 5.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.1% 11.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.1% 11.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.8% 14.5% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.8% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 11.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.2% 11.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.0% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.6% 4.3% 6.3%

Gender in Kannapolis

Female
51.8% (24,064)
Male
48.2% (22,433)
Gender Kannapolis NC USA
Female 51.8% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kannapolis for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.6% (3,060)
9-12th Grade
9.1% (4,234)
High School / GED
26.1% (12,139)
Some College
27.8% (12,941)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (4,168)
Bachelor's Degree
15.1% (7,005)
Master's Degree
4.7% (2,187)
Professional Degree
1.2% (566)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (194)
Education Kannapolis NC USA
< 9th Grade 6.6% 4.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 9.1% 8.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 26.1% 26.1% 27.3%
Some College 27.8% 21.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.1% 19.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.7% 7.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.2% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.3% 1.4%

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