Raleigh, NC Metro Area has a population of 1.3M people with a median age of 36.4 and a median household income of $71,685. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Raleigh, NC Metro Area grew from 1.27M to 1.3M, a 2.31% increase and its median household income grew from $65,778 to $71,685, a 8.98% increase.
The population of Raleigh, NC Metro Area is 61.7% White, 19.6% Black, and 10.4% Hispanic. 15.5% of the people in Raleigh, NC Metro Area speak a non-English language, and 93.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Raleigh, NC Metro Area are North Carolina State University at Raleigh, with 8,657 graduates, Wake Technical Community College, with 4,433 graduates, and Johnston Community College, with 1,008 graduates.
The median property value in Raleigh, NC Metro Area is $237,700, and the homeownership rate is 64.4%. Most people in Raleigh, NC Metro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Raleigh, NC Metro Area is 2 cars per household.
Raleigh, NC Metro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining Wake County, NC; Johnston County, NC; and Franklin County, NC and the census places Raleigh, NC; Durham, NC; and Cary, NC.