In 2021, Charlotte, NC had a population of 865k people with a median age of 34.5 and a median household income of $68,367. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Charlotte, NC declined from 873,570 to 864,871, a −0.996% decrease and its median household income grew from $65,359 to $68,367, a 4.6% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Charlotte, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (40.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (34.7%), Other (Hispanic) (6.86%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.47%), and White (Hispanic) (4.52%).
None of the households in Charlotte, NC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
88.9% of the residents in Charlotte, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Charlotte, NC are University of North Carolina at Charlotte (8,764 degrees awarded in 2021), Central Piedmont Community College (4,084 degrees), and Queens University of Charlotte (846 degrees).
In 2021, the median property value in Charlotte, NC was $258,000, and the homeownership rate was 52.7%.
Most people in Charlotte, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Charlotte, NC was 2 cars per household.