Salisbury SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8.5

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Salisbury, North Carolina Info Snack

Salisbury /slzbri/ SAULZ-ber-ee is a city in North Carolina and the county seat of Rowan County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 33,663 in the 2010 Census (growing 27.8% from the previous Census in 2000). Salisbury is the home to famed North Carolina soft drink, Cheerwine, regional supermarket Food Lion, and the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association. It is one of only two cities in North Carolina to have gigabit capacity through its municipally-owned broadband system Fibrant. A press conference held September 3, 2015 at Catawba College announced Salisbury's Fibrant system is now capable of 10 gigabit capacity town-wide; believed to be the only town owned system in the world with this capacity.
Population
33,561
Unemployment
13.1%
Poverty
22.9%
Median Home
$124,300
Median Income
$38,316
Median Rent
$761

Rankings for Salisbury in North Carolina

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Map Of Salisbury, NC

Population over time in Salisbury

Year Population % Change
2017 33,561 -0.3%
2016 33,674 0.1%
2015 33,653 0.4%
2014 33,524 -0.1%
2013 33,543 -0.0%
2012 33,548 0.7%
2011 33,325 0.9%
2010 33,018 -

Race / Ethnicity in Salisbury

White
48.1% (16,142)
African American
38.5% (12,919)
American Indian
0.2% (63)
Asian
1.0% (352)
Hawaiian
0.0% (9)
Other
0.0% (13)
Two Or More
2.1% (714)
Hispanic
10.0% (3,349)
Race Salisbury NC USA
White 48.1% 63.6% 61.5%
African American 38.5% 21.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 2.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 10.0% 9.1% 17.6%

Household Income For Salisbury, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
12.6% (422,868)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.0% (268,488)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.8% (463,141)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.4% (416,156)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (466,497)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.9% (600,741)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.6% (355,746)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.0% (201,366)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (70,478)
$200,000 or more
2.6% (87,258)
Income Salisbury NC USA
Less than $10,000 12.6% 7.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.0% 5.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.8% 11.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.4% 11.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 14.5% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.9% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.6% 11.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.0% 11.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.6% 4.3% 6.3%

Gender in Salisbury

Female
52.5% (17,602)
Male
47.5% (15,958)
Gender Salisbury NC USA
Female 52.5% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Salisbury for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.7% (1,568)
9-12th Grade
10.4% (3,475)
High School / GED
29.8% (10,008)
Some College
24.3% (8,149)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (3,032)
Bachelor's Degree
14.1% (4,739)
Master's Degree
5.4% (1,816)
Professional Degree
1.7% (562)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (207)
Education Salisbury NC USA
< 9th Grade 4.7% 4.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 10.4% 8.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.8% 26.1% 27.3%
Some College 24.3% 21.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.1% 19.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.4% 7.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.7% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.3% 1.4%

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