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The 2016 Charlotte, North Carolina, population is 827,097. There are 2,726 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Charlotte, North Carolina

The median age is 33.6. The US median is 37.4. 45.64% of people in Charlotte, North Carolina, are married. 10.35% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.55 people. 32.12% of people are married, with children. 22.73% have children, but are single.

Race in Charlotte, North Carolina

43.90% of people are white, 34.42% are black, 5.52% are asian, 0.25% are native american, and 0.19% claim 'Other'.

13.43% of the people in Charlotte, North Carolina, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 86.57% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLECharlotte, North CarolinaUnited States
  Population  827,097321,418,820
  Population - 2010  705,896308,745,538
  Population - 2000  540,828285,036,114
  Population - 1990  395,934251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  108.90%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  52.93%12.76%
  Pop. Density  2,72691
  Land Area  3033,531,905
  Water Area  2264,837
  Median Age  33.637.4
  Female Population  52.05%50.81%
  Male Population  47.95%49.19%
  White  43.90%62.77%
  Black  34.42%12.24%
  Asian  5.52%4.95%
  Native American  0.25%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.06%0.16%
  Other  0.19%0.20%
  Two or More Races  2.24%2.13%
  Hispanic  13.43%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  86.57%83.10%
  Households  298,815116,211,000
  Family Households  181,09476,958,100
  Non Family Households  117,72139,253,000
  Household Size  2.552.63
  Married Population  45.64%50.58%
  Single Population  54.36%49.42%
  Now Married  42.60%48.41%
  Married but Separated  3.05%2.17%
  Never Married  39.52%32.55%
  Widowed  4.49%5.95%
  Divorced  10.35%10.92%
  Married, w/children  32.12%31.68%
  Married, no children  33.92%41.44%
  Single, w/children  22.73%16.94%
  Single, no children  11.22%9.95%

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This city will be the NEXT Dallas.. Or what Dallas was in it's PEAK YEARS (minus the fact that NC has a state tax lol) The Uptown Charlotte area is INCREDIBLE and... (Read More)



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