In 2018, Raleigh, NC had a population of 1.36M people with a median age of 36.9 and a median household income of $75,165. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Raleigh, NC grew from 1.34M to 1.36M, a 2.06% increase and its median household income grew from $72,576 to $75,165, a 3.57% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Raleigh, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (60.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (19.2%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (5.84%), White (Hispanic) (5.3%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (3.96%). 16.4% of the people in Raleigh, NC speak a non-English language, and 93.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Raleigh, NC are North Carolina State University at Raleigh (9,141 degrees awarded in 2017), Wake Technical Community College (6,075 degrees), and Johnston Community College (1,133 degrees).
The median property value in Raleigh, NC is $267,600, and the homeownership rate is 65.1%. Most people in Raleigh, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Raleigh, NC is 2 cars per household.