CITY LANDING: About Charlotte

Learn more about the city of Charlotte by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Charlotte will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Charlotte. You can also view apartments for rent in Charlotte, NC by clicking the link and search box below.

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Charlotte Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 14.25%
    10-17: 10.43%
    18-29: 20.18%
    30-39: 18.07%
    40-49: 15.42%
    50-64: 12.95%
    65 & Over: 8.70%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 242.27 sq mi
    Total Population: 610,831
    Population Density Ranking (National): 57th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 86th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 92nd percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 87th percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $48,289
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $79,063
    Median Income Ranking (National): 65th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 81st percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 81st percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 89th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 45th percentile
    Single: 55th percentile
    Married With Children: 21st percentile
    Married With No Children: 23rd percentile
    Single With Children: 10th percentile
    Single With No Children: 45th percentile
  • Schools  
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 16.12 : 1

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