About Chapel Hill

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Chapel Hill Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 7.53%
    10-17: 7.31%
    18-29: 45.59%
    30-39: 10.62%
    40-49: 10.90%
    50-64: 10.07%
    65 & Over: 7.98%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 19.75 sq mi
    Total Population: 57,959
    Population Density Ranking (National): 57th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 85th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 28th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 10th percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $42,074
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $95,362
    Median Income Ranking (National): 53rd percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 67th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 89th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 94th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 37th percentile
    Single: 63rd percentile
    Married With Children: 17th percentile
    Married With No Children: 20th percentile
    Single With Children: 6th percentile
    Single With No Children: 57th percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: CHAPEL HILL-CARRBORO SCHOOLS
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 12.91 : 1

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