In 2017, Raleigh, NC had a population of 1.34M people with a median age of 36.8 and a median household income of $72,576. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Raleigh, NC grew from 1.3M to 1.34M, a 2.47% increase and its median household income grew from $71,685 to $72,576, a 1.24% increase.
The population of Raleigh, NC is 61.2% White Alone, 19.2% Black or African American Alone, and 10.7% Hispanic or Latino. 16.9% of the people in Raleigh, NC speak a non-English language, and 92% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Raleigh, NC are North Carolina State University at Raleigh (8,924 degrees awarded in 2016), Wake Technical Community College (4,311 degrees), and Johnston Community College (1,155 degrees).
The median property value in Raleigh, NC is $244,500, and the homeownership rate is 67%. Most people in Raleigh, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Raleigh, NC is 2 cars per household.