CITY LANDING: About Wake Forest

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

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Wake Forest Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 18.44%
    10-17: 10.71%
    18-29: 17.26%
    30-39: 20.77%
    40-49: 14.72%
    50-64: 9.86%
    65 & Over: 8.24%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 7.80 sq mi
    Total Population: 14,577
    Population Density Ranking (National): 52nd percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 79th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 96th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 95th percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $53,814
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $66,463
    Median Income Ranking (National): 74th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 87th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 70th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 82nd percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 60th percentile
    Single: 40th percentile
    Married With Children: 33rd percentile
    Married With No Children: 28th percentile
    Single With Children: 8th percentile
    Single With No Children: 31st percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: WAKE COUNTY SCHOOLS
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 15.69 : 1

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