CITY LANDING: About Raleigh

Learn more about the city of Raleigh 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 Raleigh will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Raleigh. You can also view apartments for rent in Raleigh, NC by clicking the link and search box below.

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Raleigh Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 12.34%
    10-17: 8.48%
    18-29: 27.23%
    30-39: 17.97%
    40-49: 14.00%
    50-64: 11.69%
    65 & Over: 8.29%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 114.60 sq mi
    Total Population: 409,014
    Population Density Ranking (National): 59th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 88th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 96th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 96th percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $47,955
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $70,288
    Median Income Ranking (National): 65th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 80th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 74th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 85th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 40th percentile
    Single: 60th percentile
    Married With Children: 19th percentile
    Married With No Children: 22nd percentile
    Single With Children: 9th percentile
    Single With No Children: 51st percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: WAKE COUNTY SCHOOLS
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 15.69 : 1

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