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Demographics Analysis

The people of Wake County, North Carolina give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Male:

Under 5 years : 33,443

5 to 9 years : 30,560

10 to 14 years : 30,385

15 to 17 years : 17,020

18 and 19 years : 11,702

20 years : 5,607

21 years : 5,356

22 to 24 years : 15,480

25 to 29 years : 34,309

30 to 34 years : 34,989

35 to 39 years : 34,814

40 to 44 years : 34,985

45 to 49 years : 31,606

50 to 54 years : 26,055

55 to 59 years : 20,363

60 and 61 years : 7,165

62 to 64 years : 8,553

65 and 66 years : 4,777

67 to 69 years : 5,127

70 to 74 years : 7,182

75 to 79 years : 5,254

80 to 84 years : 3,226

85 years and over : 2,323

Female:

Under 5 years : 32,151

5 to 9 years : 29,568

10 to 14 years : 28,516

15 to 17 years : 16,334

18 and 19 years : 11,364

20 years : 5,413

21 years : 4,599

22 to 24 years : 15,618

25 to 29 years : 33,740

30 to 34 years : 34,604

35 to 39 years : 35,271

40 to 44 years : 34,410

45 to 49 years : 32,678

50 to 54 years : 27,593

55 to 59 years : 21,179

60 and 61 years : 7,945

62 to 64 years : 9,318

65 and 66 years : 4,805

67 to 69 years : 6,127

70 to 74 years : 8,625

75 to 79 years : 7,571

80 to 84 years : 5,430

85 years and over : 5,619



Median Age By Sex
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Male : 33

Female : 35



Total Population
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Total : 828,759



Population By Race
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

White alone : 572,482

Black or African American alone : 167,128

American Indian and Alaska Native alone : 2,723

Asian alone : 37,878

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone : 291

Some other race alone : 34,657

Two or more races:

Two races including Some other race : 1,863

Two races excluding Some other race, and three or more races : 11,737



Population By Ancestry
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 561,234

Multiple ancestry : 195,150

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 5,524

Ancestry not reported : 66,851



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 721,039

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 2,852

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 6,748

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 32,203

Not a U.S. citizen : 65,917



Place Of Birth By Age
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Total:

Under 5 years : 65,594

5 to 17 years : 152,383

18 to 24 years : 75,139

25 to 34 years : 137,642

35 to 44 years : 139,480

45 to 54 years : 117,932

55 to 59 years : 41,542

60 and 61 years : 15,110

62 to 64 years : 17,871

65 to 74 years : 36,643

75 years and over : 29,423

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 55,420

5 to 17 years : 91,746

18 to 24 years : 36,535

25 to 34 years : 44,003

35 to 44 years : 42,395

45 to 54 years : 40,199

55 to 59 years : 16,421

60 and 61 years : 6,439

62 to 64 years : 7,163

65 to 74 years : 16,614

75 years and over : 14,232

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 8,598

5 to 17 years : 49,513

18 to 24 years : 27,685

25 to 34 years : 64,905

35 to 44 years : 71,022

45 to 54 years : 61,464

55 to 59 years : 21,214

60 and 61 years : 7,406

62 to 64 years : 8,909

65 to 74 years : 16,444

75 years and over : 12,712

Native: born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 240

5 to 17 years : 1,791

18 to 24 years : 1,039

25 to 34 years : 1,932

35 to 44 years : 2,053

45 to 54 years : 1,811

55 to 59 years : 319

60 and 61 years : 105

62 to 64 years : 61

65 to 74 years : 83

75 years and over : 166

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 1,336

5 to 17 years : 9,333

18 to 24 years : 9,880

25 to 34 years : 26,802

35 to 44 years : 24,010

45 to 54 years : 14,458

55 to 59 years : 3,588

60 and 61 years : 1,160

62 to 64 years : 1,738

65 to 74 years : 3,502

75 years and over : 2,313



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 182,023

Female : 189,144

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 170,445

Female : 179,427

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 4,473

Female : 5,127

Foreign born:

Male : 53,340

Female : 44,780



Place Of Birth By Race
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Born in state of residence : 244,052

Born in other state in the United States : 282,864

Native: born outside the United States : 6,151

Foreign born : 39,415



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 93,494

Now married, except separated : 104,344

Divorced : 23,167

Separated : 7,159

Widowed : 13,078

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 83,180

Now married, except separated : 174,363

Divorced : 28,889

Separated : 7,247

Widowed : 11,090

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 2,933

Now married, except separated : 4,293

Divorced : 587

Separated : 282

Widowed : 134

Foreign born:

Never married : 26,590

Now married, except separated : 54,185

Divorced : 4,281

Separated : 2,706

Widowed : 2,134



Median Age At First Marriage
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Male :

Female :



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Speak only English : 650,272

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 26,698

Speak English less than "very well" : 30,680

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 3,998

Speak English less than "very well" : 1,050

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 443

Speak English less than "very well" : 156

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 1,103

Speak English less than "very well" : 292

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 898

Speak English less than "very well" : 244

German:

Speak English "very well" : 2,177

Speak English less than "very well" : 341

Yiddish:

Speak English "very well" : 25

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 571

Speak English less than "very well" : 56

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 657

Speak English less than "very well" : 50

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 430

Speak English less than "very well" : 151

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 739

Speak English less than "very well" : 466

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 368

Speak English less than "very well" : 101

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 63

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 826

Speak English less than "very well" : 318

Armenian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 767

Speak English less than "very well" : 363

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 1,320

Speak English less than "very well" : 717

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 2,462

Speak English less than "very well" : 661

Urdu:

Speak English "very well" : 987

Speak English less than "very well" : 330

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 1,643

Speak English less than "very well" : 731

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 463

Speak English less than "very well" : 73

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 3,284

Speak English less than "very well" : 3,042

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 412

Speak English less than "very well" : 350

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 1,663

Speak English less than "very well" : 1,365

Mon-Khmer, Cambodian:

Speak English "very well" : 144

Speak English less than "very well" : 98

Hmong:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 180

Speak English less than "very well" : 120

Laotian:

Speak English "very well" : 98

Speak English less than "very well" : 112

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 1,132

Speak English less than "very well" : 1,349

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 4,073

Speak English less than "very well" : 792

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 1,725

Speak English less than "very well" : 266

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 399

Speak English less than "very well" : 137

Navajo:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 29

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 139

Speak English less than "very well" : 112

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 2,479

Speak English less than "very well" : 1,225

Hebrew:

Speak English "very well" : 215

Speak English less than "very well" : 183

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3,317

Speak English less than "very well" : 916

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 62

Speak English less than "very well" : 46





Total Population In Wake County, North Carolina (In 2010): 900,993
Estimated Population In July 2007: 786,522 (14.55% Change)



Male Population in Wake County, North Carolina: 438,792
Female Population in Wake County, North Carolina: 462,201



Median Male Resident Age in Wake County, North Carolina: 33.4
Median Female Resident Age in Wake County, North Carolina: 35.3



North Carolina Median Age: 37.4



Median Age By Sex in
Wake County, North Carolina


White


Both sexes

37.1

Male

36.2

Female

38.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.0

Male

30.0

Female

33.4

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

29.0

Male

29.0

Female

29.1

Asian


Both sexes

33.2

Male

32.9

Female

33.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

31.0

Male

30.7

Female

31.5

Other


Both sexes

25.1

Male

25.5

Female

24.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.4

Male

16.5

Female

18.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.4

Male

25.5

Female

25.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.0

Male

37.1

Female

38.9













Races in Wake County, North Carolina


  • White: 66.3%
  • African American: 20.7%
  • American Indian: 0.5%
  • Asian: 5.4%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.0%
  • Some Other Race: 4.5%
  • Two or More Races: 2.5%





Ancestries in Wake County, North Carolina

  • Other Groups: 27.7%
  • English: 12.8%
  • German: 12.0%
  • Irish: 9.6%
  • United States Or American: 8.9%
  • Italian: 4.3%
  • Scotch-irish: 3.2%
  • Scottish: 2.9%
  • French (except Basque): 2.3%
  • Polish: 2.2%
  • European: 1.4%
  • Subsaharan African: 1.2%
  • Dutch: 1.1%
  • Swedish: 0.9%
  • British: 0.9%
  • Russian: 0.8%
  • Welsh: 0.7%
  • Norwegian: 0.7%
  • Arab: 0.7%
  • French Canadian: 0.6%
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 0.4%
  • Greek: 0.4%
  • Hungarian: 0.4%
  • Ukrainian: 0.3%
  • Canadian: 0.3%
  • Danish: 0.3%
  • Slovak: 0.2%
  • Austrian: 0.2%
  • Swiss: 0.2%
  • Czech: 0.2%
  • Lithuanian: 0.2%
  • Portuguese: 0.1%
  • Eastern European: 0.1%
  • Romanian: 0.1%
  • Slovene: 0.1%
  • Yugoslavian: 0.1%
  • Turkish: 0.1%
  • Scandinavian: 0.1%
  • Belgian: 0.1%
  • Northern European: 0.1%
  • Iranian: 0.1%
  • Croatian: 0.1%
  • Czechoslovakian: 0.1%
  • Finnish: 0.1%
  • Australian: 0.0%
  • Afghan: 0.0%
  • German Russian: 0.0%
  • Slavic: 0.0%
  • Estonian: 0.0%
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 0.0%
  • Armenian: 0.0%
  • Albanian: 0.0%
  • Serbian: 0.0%
  • Cypriot: 0.0%
  • Alsatian: 0.0%
  • Basque: 0.0%
  • New Zealander: 0.0%
  • Carpatho Rusyn: 0.0%
  • Maltese: 0.0%
  • Macedonian: 0.0%
  • Israeli: 0.0%
  • Luxemburger: 0.0%
  • Bulgarian: 0.0%
  • Pennsylvania German: 0.0%
  • Guyanese: 0.0%
  • Latvian: 0.0%
  • Acadian/cajun: 0.0%
  • Icelander: 0.0%
  • Brazilian: 0.0%
  • Celtic: 0.0%


Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Wake County, North Carolina citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Wake County, North Carolina

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0.78%
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0.57%
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1.36%
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1.45%
  • 9th Grade: 1.49%
  • 10th Grade: 1.66%
  • 11th Grade: 1.69%
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2.3%
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 16.39%
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 4.64%
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 13.98%
  • Associate Degree: 7.15%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 30.1%
  • Master's Degree: 10.57%
  • Professional School Degree: 2.82%
  • Doctorate Degree: 3.07%

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0.6%
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0.44%
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0.93%
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1.42%
  • 9th Grade: 1.23%
  • 10th Grade: 1.85%
  • 11th Grade: 1.54%
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2.1%
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 19.05%
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 6.43%
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 14.99%
  • Associate Degree: 8.07%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 29.11%
  • Master's Degree: 9.35%
  • Professional School Degree: 1.72%
  • Doctorate Degree: 1.16%



Largest School Agency's In Wake County, North Carolina

  • Wake County Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 28041, Raleigh, NC 27611, Phone: (919) 850-1600, Students: 120,996 )

  • Franklin Academy


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 604 Franklin Street, Wake Forest, NC 27587, Phone: (919) 554-4911, Students: 998 )

  • East Wake Academy


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 400 Nmc Drive, Zebulon, NC 27597, Phone: (919) 404-0444, Students: 714 )

  • Preeminent Charter


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 3815 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh, NC 27610, Phone: (919) 235-0511, Students: 617 )

  • Sterling Montessori Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 202 Treybrooke Drive, Morrisville, NC 27560, Phone: (919) 462-8889, Students: 570 )

  • Raleigh Charter High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1111 Haynes Street, Raleigh, NC 27604, Phone: (919) 715-1155, Students: 504 )

  • Magellan Charter


    ( Grades: 4-8, Location: 9400 Forum Drive, Raleigh, NC 27615, Phone: (919) 844-0277, Students: 333 )

  • Nc Schools For The Deaf/blind


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 301 Ashe Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27606, Phone: (919) 733-6381, Students: 294 )

  • Casa Esperanza Montessori


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 2600 Sumner Blvd #130, Raleigh, NC 27616, Phone: (919) 855-9811, Students: 264 )

  • Sparc Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 37518, Raleigh, NC 27627, Phone: (919) 835-2000, Students: 252 )

  • Torchlight Academy


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2801 South Wilmington Street, Raleigh, NC 27603, Phone: (919) 829-9500, Students: 221 )

  • Exploris


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 207 E Hargett Street, Raleigh, NC 27601, Phone: (919) 821-3168, Students: 180 )

  • Quest Academy


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 9650 Strickland Road Suite 175, Raleigh, NC 27615, Phone: (919) 841-0441, Students: 132 )

  • Community Partners Charter Hs


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 100, Holly Springs, NC 27540, Phone: (919) 567-9955, Students: 102 )

  • Hope Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1116 N Blount Street, Raleigh, NC 27604, Phone: (919) 834-0941, Students: 95 )

  • Baker Charter High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 2415, Raleigh, NC 27602, Phone: (919) 856-5929, Students: 72 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Wake County, North Carolina

  • West Lake Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 4600 West Lake Rd, Apex, NC 27502, Phone: (919) 662-2900, Students: 1,368 )

  • Leesville Road Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 8405 Leesville Rd, Raleigh, NC 27613, Phone: (919) 870-4141, Students: 1,261 )

  • Wakefield Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2300 Wakefield Pines Drive, Raleigh, NC 27614, Phone: (919) 562-3500, Students: 1,194 )

  • Durant Road Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 10401 Durant Rd, Raleigh, NC 27614, Phone: (919) 870-4098, Students: 1,183 )

  • West Lake Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 4500 West Lake Rd, Apex, NC 27502, Phone: (919) 662-2300, Students: 1,173 )

  • Holly Ridge Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 950 Holly Springs Road, Holly Springs, NC 27540, Phone: (919) 577-1335, Students: 1,127 )

  • Heritage Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 3500 Rogers Road, Wake Forest, NC 27587, Phone: (919) 562-6204, Students: 1,123 )

  • Apex Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 400 East Moore Street, Apex, NC 27502, Phone: (919) 387-2181, Students: 1,105 )

  • East Millbrook Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 3801 Spring Forest Rd, Raleigh, NC 27616, Phone: (919) 850-8755, Students: 1,100 )

  • Carnage Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1425 Carnage Dr, Raleigh, NC 27610, Phone: (919) 856-7600, Students: 1,100 )

  • West Millbrook Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 8115 Strickland Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615, Phone: (919) 870-4050, Students: 1,092 )

  • Davis Drive Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2101 Davis Drive, Cary, NC 27519, Phone: (919) 387-3033, Students: 1,089 )

  • Wakefield Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 2400 Wakefield Pines Drive, Raleigh, NC 27614, Phone: (919) 562-3555, Students: 1,061 )

  • Durant Road Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 9901 Durant Rd, Raleigh, NC 27614, Phone: (919) 870-4220, Students: 1,056 )

  • Ligon Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 706 E Lenoir St, Raleigh, NC 27601, Phone: (919) 856-7929, Students: 1,046 )

  • Heritage Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 3500 Rogers Road, Wake Forest, NC 27587, Phone: (919) 562-6000, Students: 1,035 )

  • Knightdale High


    ( Grades: 9-11, Location: 100 Bryan Chalk Lane, Knightdale, NC 27545, Phone: (919) 217-5350, Students: 1,032 )

  • Zebulon Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1000 Shepard School Rd, Zebulon, NC 27597, Phone: (919) 404-3630, Students: 1,024 )

  • Martin Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1701 Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, Phone: (919) 881-4970, Students: 999 )

  • Franklin Academy


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 604 Franklin Street, Wake Forest, NC 27587, Phone: (919) 554-4911, Students: 998 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Wake County, North Carolina

  • Cary High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 638 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27511, Phone: (919) 460-3549, Students: 2,499 )

  • Leesville Road High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 8409 Leesville Rd, Raleigh, NC 27613, Phone: (919) 870-4250, Students: 2,345 )

  • Apex High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1501 Laura Duncan Rd, Apex, NC 27502, Phone: (919) 387-2208, Students: 2,314 )

  • William G Enloe High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 128 Clarendon Cres, Raleigh, NC 27610, Phone: (919) 856-7918, Students: 2,312 )

  • Green Hope High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 2500 Carpenter Upchurch Road, Cary, NC 27519, Phone: (919) 380-3700, Students: 2,263 )

  • Wakefield High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 2200 Wakefield Pines Drive, Raleigh, NC 27614, Phone: (919) 562-3600, Students: 2,131 )

  • Southeast Raleigh High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 2600 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh, NC 27610, Phone: (919) 856-2800, Students: 2,119 )

  • Needham Broughton High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 723 Saint Marys St, Raleigh, NC 27605, Phone: (919) 856-7810, Students: 2,109 )

  • Garner High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 2101 Spring Dr, Garner, NC 27529, Phone: (919) 662-2379, Students: 2,096 )

  • Millbrook High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 2201 Spring Forest Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615, Phone: (919) 850-8787, Students: 2,087 )

  • Middle Creek High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 123 Middle Creek Park Avenue, Apex, NC 27539, Phone: (919) 773-3838, Students: 2,028 )

  • Wake Forest-rolesville High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 420 W Stadium Dr, Wake Forest, NC 27587, Phone: (919) 554-8611, Students: 2,025 )

  • Sanderson High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 5500 Dixon Drive, Raleigh, NC 27609, Phone: (919) 881-4800, Students: 1,894 )

  • Athens Drive High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1420 Athens Drive, Raleigh, NC 27606, Phone: (919) 233-4050, Students: 1,767 )

  • Fuquay-varina High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 201 Bengal Blvd, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526, Phone: (919) 557-2511, Students: 1,708 )

  • East Wake High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 5101 Rolesville Rd, Wendell, NC 27591, Phone: (919) 365-2625, Students: 1,314 )

  • Raleigh Charter High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1111 Haynes Street, Raleigh, NC 27604, Phone: (919) 715-1155, Students: 504 )

  • Phillips High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1923 Milburnie Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610, Phone: (919) 856-7710, Students: 154 )

  • Community Partners Charter Hs


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 100, Holly Springs, NC 27540, Phone: (919) 567-9955, Students: 102 )

  • Baker Charter High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 2415, Raleigh, NC 27602, Phone: (919) 856-5929, Students: 72 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Wake County, North Carolina

  • North Carolina State University At Raleigh


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 31,802; Location: 101 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27695, Web: http://www.ncsu.edu )

  • Wake Technical Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 12,238; Location: 101 Fayetteville Road, Raleigh, NC 27603, Web: http://www.waketech.edu )

  • Shaw University


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 2,866; Location: 18 East South Street, Raleigh, NC 27601, Web: http://www.shawu.edu )

  • Meredith College


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 2,202; Location: 800 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27607, Web: http://www.meredith.edu )

  • Saint Augustines College


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 1,284; Location: 315 Oakwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27610, Web: http://www.st-aug.edu )

  • Peace College


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 692; Location: 5 E Peace St, Raleigh, NC 27604, Web: http://www.peace.edu )

  • University Of Phoenix-raleigh Campus


    ( 4-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 596; Location: Ste. 390, Raleigh, NC 27606, Web: http://www.phoenix.edu )

  • Miller-motte College-cary


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 460; Location: 205 Walnut Street, Cary, NC 27518, )

  • School Of Communication Arts


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 325; Location: 000 Wakefield Crossing Drive, Raleigh, NC 27614, Web: http://higherdigitaleducation.com )

  • Mitchells Academy


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 123; Location: 301 Buck Jones Rd, Raleigh, NC 27606, Web: http://www.mitchells.edu )

  • The Medical Arts School


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 89; Location: Suite 113, Raleigh, NC 27616, Web: http://www.medicalartsschool.com )

Largest Schools (Private) In Wake County, North Carolina

  • North Raleigh Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 7300 Perry Creek Road, Raleigh, NC 27616, Phone: (919) 573-7900, Students: 1,211 )

  • Wake Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 5500 Wake Academy Drive, Raleigh, NC 27603, Phone: (919) 772-6264, Students: 874 )

  • Cary Academy


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 1500 N Harrison Avenue, Cary, NC 27513, Phone: (919) 677-3873, Students: 699 )

  • Cary Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2172 North Salem Street Suite 101, Apex, NC 27523, Phone: (919) 303-2560, Students: 677 )

  • The Franciscan School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 10000 Saint Francis Drive, Raleigh, NC 27613, Phone: (919) 847-8205, Students: 586 )

  • St David's School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3400 White Oak Road, Raleigh, NC 27609, Phone: (919) 782-3331, Students: 511 )

  • Our Lady Of Lourdes Elem School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2710 Overbrook Drive, Raleigh, NC 27608, Phone: (919) 782-1670, Students: 499 )

  • St Mary Magdalene Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 625 Magdala Place, Apex, NC 27502, Phone: (919) 657-4800, Students: 476 )

  • St Michael The Archangel School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 810 High House Road, Cary, NC 27513, Phone: (919) 468-6150, Students: 470 )

  • St Timothys School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 17787, Raleigh, NC 27619, Phone: (919) 787-3011, Students: 457 )

  • Raleigh Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2110 Trawick Road, Raleigh, NC 27604, Phone: (919) 872-2215, Students: 438 )

  • St Raphael Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 5815 Falls Of Neuse Road, Raleigh, NC 27609, Phone: (919) 865-5750, Students: 412 )

  • Neuse Baptist Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 8700 Capital Blvd, Raleigh, NC 27616, Phone: (919) 876-0990, Students: 398 )

  • Grace Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 801 Buck Jones Road, Raleigh, NC 27606, Phone: (919) 783-6618, Students: 320 )

  • Montessori School Of Raleigh


    ( Grades: K-9, Location: 7005 Lead Mine Road, Raleigh, NC 27615, Phone: (919) 848-1545, Students: 286 )

  • Friendship Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 5510 Falls Of Neuse Road, Raleigh, NC 27609, Phone: (919) 872-2133, Students: 278 )

  • Trinity Academy Of Raleigh


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 10224 Baileywick Road, Raleigh, NC 27613, Phone: (919) 786-0114, Students: 231 )

  • Upper Room Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 3330 Idlewood Village Drive, Raleigh, NC 27610, Phone: (919) 829-6239, Students: 226 )

Academic Libraries In Wake County, North Carolina

* Data from 2005

Public Libraries (Branch) In Wake County, North Carolina

  • Zebulon Library


    (Location: 1000 Dogwood Drive, Zebulon, NC 27597)

  • West Popular Lending Library


    (Location: 5800 Duraleigh Road, Raleigh, NC 27612)

  • Wendell Library


    (Location: 207 South Hollybrook Road, Wendell, NC 27591)

  • Wake Forest Library


    (Location: 400 E. Holding Avenue, Wake Forest, NC 27587)

  • Southeast Regional Library


    (Location: 908 7th Avenue, Garner, NC 27529)

  • South Raleigh Library


    (Location: 1601-14 Crosslink Road, Raleigh, NC 27610)

  • Richard B. Harrison Library


    (Location: 1313 New Bern Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27610)

  • Olivia Raney Local History Library


    (Location: 4016 Carya Drive, Raleigh, NC 27610)

  • North Regional Library


    (Location: 200 Horizon Drive, Raleigh, NC 27615)

  • Green Road Library


    (Location: 4101 Green Road, Raleigh, NC 27604)

  • Fuquay-varina Library


    (Location: 133 S. Fuquay Avenue, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526)

  • Eva Perry Regional Library


    (Location: 2100 Shepherd's Vineyard Drive, Apex, NC 27502)

  • Electronic Information Center


    (Location: 334 Fayetteville Street Mall, Raleigh, NC 27602)

  • East Regional Library


    (Location: 946 Steeple Square Court, Knightdale, NC 27545)

  • Cary Library


    (Location: 310 South Academy Street, Cary, NC 27511)

  • Cameron Village Regional Library


    (Location: 1930 Clark Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27605)

  • Athens Drive Community Library


    (Location: 1420 Athens Drive, Raleigh, NC 27606)

* Data from 2005






Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Wake County, North Carolina affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Wake County, North Carolina.

Area Features of Wake County, North Carolina


Airport


(1) Administration Building Helispot Airport   (2) Buchanan Airport   (3) Cox Airport   (4) Deck Airpark   (5) Fuquay-angier Field   (6) Hendricks Ranch Airport   (7) Mclamb Airport   (8) Raleigh-durham Airport   (9) Shelba Field   (10) Triple W Air Park   (11) Wendell-knightdale Airport   (12) Zebulon Airport  

Area


(1) North Carolina State University Research Units  

Bay


(1) Bridges Lake  

Bridge


(1) Battles Bridge Historical   (2) Chamblees Bridge   (3) Morphus Bridge   (4) Newlight Bridge   (5) Penny-hester Bridge   (6) Poole Bridge  

Building


(1) Central Prison   (2) Mabel Foster Clark Hall   (3) William Kerchof Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Bagwell Cemetery   (2) Carolina Biblical Gardens   (3) Coats Cemetery   (4) Doub Cemetery   (5) Ennis Cemetery   (6) Franklin Cemetery   (7) Greenlawn Memorial Gardens   (8) Hill Crest Cemetery   (9) Hilliard Cemetery   (10) Jeridan Cemetery   (11) Jones Cemetery   (12) King Cemetery   (13) Leech Cemetery   (14) Macedonia Cemetery   (15) Mitchell Cemetery   (16) Mitchiner Cemetery   (17) Montlawn Memorial Park   (18) Morgan Cemetery   (19) Mount Hope Cemetery   (20) Mount Olivet Cemetery   (21) Oakwood Cemetery   (22) Olive Branch Cemetery   (23) Parrish Cemetery   (24) Patrick Cemetery   (25) Penny Cemetery   (26) Pet Rest Memorial Park   (27) Pleasant Grove Cemetery   (28) Pleasant Hill Cemetery   (29) Raleigh Memorial Park   (30) Rand Cemetery   (31) Rand Cemetery   (32) Restlawn Memorial Gardens   (33) Rolesville Cemetery   (34) Sauls Cemetery   (35) Smith Cemetery   (36) Smith Cemetery   (37) Smith Cemetery   (38) Smith Cemetery   (39) Sorrell Cemetery   (40) Starlight Memorial Garden   (41) Stephens Cemetery   (42) Stephenson Cemetery   (43) Stevenson Cemetery   (44) Thomas Cemetery   (45) Turner Cemetery   (46) Wakefield Cemetery   (47) Walton Cemetery   (48) Whitley Cemetery   (49) Williams Cemetery   (50) Wilson Cemetery   (51) Womack Cemetery  

Church


(1) Andrews Chapel   (2) Antioch Church   (3) Basal Creek Church   (4) Bayleaf Church   (5) Benson Memorial Church   (6) Bethany Church   (7) Bethel Church Historical   (8) Bethel Church Historical   (9) Bethlehem Church   (10) Bethlehem Church   (11) Bethlehem Church   (12) Beulah Church   (13) Black Creek Church   (14) Boulevard Church   (15) Boylan Chapel   (16) Cannon Grove Church Historical   (17) Cary Church   (18) Catawba Springs Church   (19) Cedar Grove Church Historical   (20) Cedar Rock Church   (21) Central Church   (22) Chalk Level Church   (23) Chestnut Grove Church   (24) Christian Chapel   (25) Christs Sanctified Holy Church   (26) Cleveland Church   (27) Clydes Chapel   (28) Cokesbury Church   (29) Collins Grove Church   (30) Creedmoor Road Church   (31) Cumberland Church   (32) Ebenezer Church   (33) Ebenezer Church   (34) Ebenezer Church   (35) Ebenezer Church   (36) Elevation Church   (37) Emmanuel Church   (38) Falls Of Neuse Road Church   (39) Fellowship Church   (40) Fellowship Church   (41) Felton Grove Church   (42) First Free Will Church   (43) Friendly Chapel   (44) Friendship Church   (45) Fuquay Springs Church   (46) Good Hope Baptist Church   (47) Good Hope Church   (48) Good Samaritan Church   (49) Goodhope Church   (50) Grace Church   (51) Grove Church   (52) Hatchet Grove Church   (53) Hayes Chapel   (54) Hephzibah Church   (55) Hickory Grove Church   (56) Highland Church   (57) Hillcrest Church   (58) Holland Chapel   (59) Hollands Church   (60) Hopkins Chapel   (61) Independent Church   (62) Inwood Church   (63) Jones Chapel   (64) Juniper Level Church   (65) Kennebec Church   (66) Lees Crossroad Church   (67) Level Grove Church Historical   (68) Lincolnville Church   (69) Macedonia Church   (70) Macedonia Church   (71) Malbys Crossroads Church   (72) Marthas Chapel United Church Of Christ   (73) Matthew Chapel   (74) Merritt Chapel   (75) Merry Grove Church   (76) Middle Creek Church   (77) Mount Bethel Church   (78) Mount Calvary Church   (79) Mount Herman Church   (80) Mount Herman Church   (81) Mount Moriah Church   (82) Mount Olive Church Historical   (83) Mount Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church   (84) Mount Pleasant Church   (85) Mount Pleasant Church   (86) Mount Pleasant Church   (87) Mount Vernon Church   (88) Mount Zion Church   (89) Mount Zion Church   (90) Mount Zion Church Historical   (91) Myatt Church   (92) New Bethel Church   (93) New Bethel Church   (94) New Bethel Church   (95) New Hope Church   (96) New Hope Church   (97) New Light Church   (98) North Raleigh Chapel   (99) Oak Grove Church   (100) Oak Grove Church Historical   (101) Olive Chapel   (102) Piney Grove Church   (103) Pleasant Grove Church   (104) Pleasant Grove Church   (105) Pleasant Grove Church   (106) Pleasant Grove Church   (107) Pleasant Grove Church   (108) Pleasant Plains Church   (109) Pleasant Union Church   (110) Plymouth Church   (111) Poplar Springs Church   (112) Providence Church   (113) Providence Church   (114) Reedy Creek Church   (115) Ridge Crest Church   (116) Rocky Cross Church   (117) Saint Amandas Church   (118) Saint Anna Church   (119) Saint Giles Church   (120) Saint James Church   (121) Saint Johns Church   (122) Saint Johns Church   (123) Saint Marks Church   (124) Saint Marks Church   (125) Saint Marys Church   (126) Saint Mathews Church   (127) Saint Matthews Church   (128) Saint Pauls Church   (129) Saint Pauls Church   (130) Saint Raphaels Church   (131) Salem Church   (132) Samaria Church   (133) Shady Grove Church   (134) Shiloh Church   (135) Shiloh Church   (136) Soapstone Church   (137) Social Plains Church   (138) Sorrels Grove Church   (139) Spence Chapel   (140) Stony Hill Church   (141) Sweet Springs Church   (142) Swift Creek Church   (143) Tabernacle Church   (144) Triangle Church   (145) True Way Church   (146) Turner Memorial Church   (147) Union Chapel   (148) Union Grove Church   (149) Union Hope Chapel   (150) Wake Chapel   (151) Wake Chapel   (152) Wake Minster Church   (153) Wake Union Church   (154) Watts Chapel   (155) Wentworth Church   (156) White Memorial Church   (157) White Oak Church   (158) White Oak Church   (159) Willow Springs Church   (160) Woodland Church   (161) Wooten Chapel  

Civil


(1) Township Of Bartons Creek   (2) Township Of Buckhorn   (3) Township Of Buckhorn   (4) Township Of Cary   (5) Township Of Cedar Fork   (6) Township Of Hectors Creek   (7) Township Of Holly Springs   (8) Township Of House Creek   (9) Township Of Leesville   (10) Township Of Little River   (11) Township Of Marks Creek   (12) Township Of Meredith   (13) Township Of Middle Creek   (14) Township Of Neuse   (15) Township Of New Hope   (16) Township Of New Light   (17) Township Of Panther Branch   (18) Township Of Raleigh   (19) Township Of Saint Marys   (20) Township Of Saint Matthews   (21) Township Of Swift Creek   (22) Township Of Wake Forest   (23) Township Of White Oak   (24) Wake County  

Dam


(1) Adcock Pond Dam   (2) Akins Pond Number One Dam   (3) Akins Pond Number Two Dam   (4) Ammons Pond Dam   (5) Angus Barn Pond Dam   (6) Apex Lake Dam   (7) Austins Pond Dam   (8) Bagwell Pond Dam   (9) Baker Pond Dam   (10) Bass Lake Dam   (11) Beaverdam Lake Dam   (12) Blackley Pond Dam   (13) Brown Lake Dam   (14) Bunn Lake Dam   (15) C N Robertson Pond Dam   (16) Calvin Ray Pond Dam   (17) Camp Adventure Lake Dam   (18) Camp Durant Lake Number One Dam   (19) Camp Durant Lake Number Two Dam   (20) Camp Kanata Lake Number One Dam   (21) Camp Kanata Lake Number Two Dam   (22) Capital Kiwanis Club Pond Dam   (23) Carolina Lake Dam   (24) Castlebury Lake Dam   (25) Coachmans Trail Dam   (26) Continental Can Company Lake Dam   (27) Crabtree Creek W S Number Eighteen Dam   (28) Crabtree Creek W S Structure Number One Dam   (29) Crabtree Creek W S Structure Number Two Dam   (30) Dam Number Eleven A Crabtree Creek Watershed   (31) Dam Number Thirteen Crabtree Creek Watershed   (32) Dam Number Twenty-two B Crabtree Creek Watershed   (33) Dewars Pond Dam   (34) Dix Hill Conf Center Pond Dam   (35) Dover Pond A Dam   (36) Dunnaway Lake Dam   (37) Durham Wildlife Club Lake Dam   (38) Eagle Crest Golf Course Dam   (39) Emily Babcock Dam   (40) Evans Pond Dam   (41) Falls Of The Neuse Dam   (42) Foxcroft Lake Dam   (43) Fuller Pond Dam   (44) Gerringer-goodman Dam   (45) Greshams Lake Dam   (46) Grey Pond Dam   (47) Hammonds Pond Dam   (48) Hatches Pond Dam   (49) Hendricks Dam   (50) Hester Pond Dam   (51) Hoffman Lake Dam   (52) Holdings Pond Dam   (53) Holiday Acres Lake Dam   (54) Johnson Pond Dam   (55) Jones Lake Dam   (56) Jones Pond Dam   (57) Julians Lake Dam   (58) Kings Pond Dam   (59) Lake Anne Dam   (60) Lake Benson Dam   (61) Lake Johnson Dam   (62) Lake Myra Dam   (63) Lake Raleigh Dam   (64) Lake Wheeler Dam   (65) Lakemont Dam   (66) Langdons Pond Number One Dam   (67) Langdons Pond Number Two Dam   (68) Longview Dam   (69) Lower Springdale Estates Dam   (70) Lu-tom Acres Lake Dam   (71) Marshalls Pond Dam Number One   (72) Masons Pond Dam   (73) Matthews Lake Dam   (74) Mcgregor Downs Lake Dam   (75) Milburnie Fish Club Lake Dam   (76) Mitchell Pond Dam   (77) Moss Pond Dam   (78) Myrick Pond Dam   (79) Nc State University Farm Unit Number Two Dam   (80) Ncsu Pond Number One Dam   (81) Neuseoca Lake Dam   (82) North Ridge Lower Dam   (83) North Ridge Upper Dam   (84) Northshore Lake Dam   (85) Panther Lake Dam   (86) Parkers Pond Dam   (87) Partins Pond Dam   (88) Pearson Pond Dam   (89) Penny Hill Lake Dam   (90) Penny Pond Dam   (91) Perry Pond Dam   (92) Poole Lake Dam   (93) Poole Lake Number One Dam   (94) Powell Lake Dam   (95) Privette Lake Number One Dam   (96) Privette Pond Number Two Dam   (97) Ragsdale Pond Dam   (98) Raleigh Municipal Lake Dam   (99) Reedy Creek Lake Dam   (100) Robertsons Pond Dam   (101) Rothgeb Pond Dam   (102) Saunders Lake Dam   (103) Shaw Lake Dam   (104) Slaughter Pond Dam   (105) Smiths Pond Dam   (106) Stonebridge Dam   (107) Sunset Lake Dam   (108) Timberlake Lower Dam   (109) Turfgrass Lake Number One Dam   (110) Turfgrass Lake Number Three Dam   (111) Turfgrass Lake Number Two Dam   (112) Umstead Park Lake Lower Dam   (113) Umstead Park Lake Upper Dam   (114) Upper Springdale Estates Dam   (115) W I Rowland Pond Dam   (116) Wake Crossroads Lake Dam   (117) Wake Forest Municipal Dam   (118) Wakefield Pond Number One Dam   (119) Wakefield Pond Number Two Dam   (120) Watkins Pond Dam   (121) Woodland Pond Dam   (122) Yates Millpond Dam  

Hospital


(1) Dorothea Dix State Hospital   (2) Wake Memorial Hospital   (3) Western Wake Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Lake Crabtree   (2) Lake Johnson   (3) Lake Lynn   (4) Lake Raleigh   (5) Seaforth Lake   (6) Woodys Lake  

Locale


(1) Adams Crossroads   (2) Barbees Mill Historical   (3) Bev Jones Crossroads   (4) Camp Durant   (5) Camp Kanata   (6) Carolina Country Club   (7) Clark And Sears Store Historical   (8) Dennis Crossroads   (9) Dorton Arena   (10) Drug Store   (11) Edwards Mill Historical   (12) Freemans Mill Historical   (13) Garner Country Club   (14) Hidden Valley Country Club   (15) Highwood Industrial Park   (16) Kellys Store Historical   (17) Knights Crossroads   (18) Lassiters Mill Historical   (19) Meadowbrook Country Club   (20) Mitchells Mill Historical   (21) Myatts Mill Historical   (22) New Life Camp   (23) North Ridge Country Club   (24) Pamlico Junction   (25) Partins Mill Historical   (26) Pine Station Historical   (27) Raleigh Country Club   (28) Reynolds Coliseum   (29) Rogers Store   (30) Sippihaw Country Club   (31) Thompsons Mill Historical   (32) Wildwood Country Club   (33) Zebulon Country Club  

Military (historical)


(1) Raleigh-durham Army Air Field Historical  

Park


(1) Anderson Point Park   (2) Carl Alwin Schenck Memorial Forest   (3) Carter Stadium   (4) Chavis Park   (5) Clayton Field   (6) Fred G Bond Metro Park   (7) Hemlock Bluffs State Natural Area   (8) Jones Park   (9) Kaplan Park   (10) Kentwood Park   (11) Lake Johnson Nature Park   (12) Lake Wheeler Park   (13) Lions Park   (14) Marsh Creek Park   (15) Moore Square   (16) Nash Square   (17) North Hills Park   (18) Oakwood Park   (19) Powell Drive Park   (20) Pullen Park   (21) Regency Park   (22) Research Triangle State Park   (23) Roberts Park   (24) Rothgeb Park   (25) William B Umstead State Park   (26) Worthdale Park  

Populated Place


(1) All Star Mobile Home Park   (2) Anderson Heights   (3) Angelview   (4) Apex   (5) Arrowood   (6) Asbury   (7) Ashley Park   (8) Auburn   (9) Bainbridge   (10) Banks   (11) Barclay Downs   (12) Barham   (13) Barnes Historical   (14) Bayleaf   (15) Beacon Lake   (16) Beckana   (17) Beechtree   (18) Bellevue Terrace   (19) Bells   (20) Biltmore Hills   (21) Birchwood Hills Estates   (22) Blackhawk   (23) Bonsal   (24) Boushell Historical   (25) Boylan Heights   (26) Brandermill   (27) Brentwood   (28) Brentwood Village   (29) Briarcliff   (30) Brookhaven   (31) Brookstone   (32) Budleigh   (33) Burtrose   (34) Cambridge Forest   (35) Cameron Park   (36) Candero   (37) Caraleigh   (38) Cardenas Historical   (39) Carolina Pines   (40) Carpenter   (41) Carrington Woods   (42) Cary   (43) Castlebrook Estates   (44) Cedar Creek   (45) Cedar Hill   (46) Cedar Hills Estates   (47) Chalybeate Springs   (48) Chestnut Hills   (49) Chippenhaven Square   (50) Churchill Downs   (51) Clairmont   (52) Claybourne   (53) Clegg   (54) Cloverdale   (55) Cobblestone   (56) Cokesbury   (57) Colewood Acres   (58) Coley Forest   (59) Coley Lakes   (60) Colonial Heights   (61) Country Club Hills   (62) Country Club Houses   (63) Country Club View   (64) Country Life Estates   (65) Damont Hills   (66) Deblyn Park   (67) Deerfield   (68) Drewry Hills   (69) Dublin Woods   (70) Duncan   (71) Dunhaven By The Lake   (72) Dutchess Village   (73) Eagle Chase   (74) Eagle Rock   (75) Earpsboro   (76) East Parkland   (77) Eastgate   (78) Eastwood   (79) Echo Heights   (80) Eden Forest   (81) Edencroft   (82) Edgehill Farms   (83) Edgewood   (84) Edmondson   (85) El Camino Estates   (86) Emerald Village   (87) Fairfax Hills   (88) Fairmont   (89) Fairview Acres   (90) Fairview Hills   (91) Fairway Acres   (92) Falls   (93) Falls Church   (94) Farmington Woods   (95) Farrington   (96) Farrior Hills   (97) Feltonville   (98) Five Points   (99) Forest Hills   (100) Forest Landing   (101) Forestville   (102) Fowlers Crossroads   (103) Fox Run   (104) Foxcroft   (105) Friendship   (106) Fuquay-varina   (107) Garner   (108) Garner Mobile Estates   (109) Georgetown   (110) Glen Eden   (111) Glen Forest   (112) Glenwood Village   (113) Golden Forest   (114) Green Acres   (115) Green Level   (116) Green Springs Mobile Park   (117) Greenbrier Estates   (118) Greenwood Acres   (119) Greenwood Farms   (120) Hayes Barton   (121) Hazelwood   (122) Hearthstone   (123) Hearthstone Farms   (124) Heather Hills   (125) Heatherbrook   (126) Heatheridge   (127) Hertford Village   (128) Hickory Hills   (129) Hickory Hollow   (130) Hickory Meadows   (131) Highland Park   (132) Hillandale   (133) Hillsdale Forest   (134) Hinton   (135) Holland   (136) Hollemans Crossroads   (137) Holly Lakes   (138) Holly Springs   (139) Home Acres   (140) Homestead Estates   (141) Hopedale   (142) Hopkins   (143) Hunters Creek West   (144) Indian Hills   (145) Indian Trail   (146) Irongate   (147) Irongate   (148) Isle Forest   (149) Ivy Meadows   (150) Johnson Crossroads   (151) Juniper   (152) Justice Heights   (153) Kenmore   (154) Kennebec   (155) Kent Garden   (156) Kilarney Woods   (157) Kildaire Farms   (158) Kipling   (159) Knightdale   (160) Knollwood   (161) Lake Anne   (162) Lakemont   (163) Lakeside   (164) Lakestone   (165) Lambshire Downs   (166) Lassiter   (167) Leesville   (168) Legend Hills   (169) Litchford Forest   (170) Little Lake Hill   (171) Lizard Lick   (172) Lochaven   (173) Lockwood   (174) Longview   (175) Lynn Crossroads   (176) Lynndale Estates   (177) Lynwood Estates   (178) Macdonald Woods   (179) Macedonia   (180) Macgregor Downs   (181) Macgregor Park   (182) Macks Village   (183) Malibu Valley   (184) Maplewood   (185) Maplewood Forest   (186) Markwood   (187) Mccullers   (188) Mccullers Crossroads   (189) Meadowbrook   (190) Medfield   (191) Medfield Estates   (192) Meredith Townes   (193) Method   (194) Milburnie   (195) Millbrook   (196) Millbrook Estates   (197) Morrisville   (198) Mount Pleasant   (199) Mount Vernon   (200) Murraytown   (201) Nelson   (202) Neuse   (203) Neuse Crossroads   (204) New Hill   (205) New Hope   (206) New Hope Acres   (207) New Light   (208) North Haven   (209) North Hills   (210) North Hills Estates   (211) North Hills Terrace   (212) North Shore   (213) Northclift   (214) Northglen   (215) Northside   (216) Northwoods   (217) Oak Forest Estates   (218) Oakmount   (219) Oakview   (220) Oakwood Estates   (221) Oberlin   (222) Ogburn Crossroads   (223) Old Farm   (224) Orchards   (225) Oxxford Hunt   (226) Parkland   (227) Parkway   (228) Pebblebrook   (229) Pecan Acres   (230) Pepperdyne   (231) Pet Crossroads   (232) Pickwick Village   (233) Pilot   (234) Pine Hurst Park   (235) Pinecrest Park   (236) Pines Of Brookhaven   (237) Pineview Estates   (238) Pineview Hills   (239) Pinewood Acres   (240) Piney Plains   (241) Pirates Cove   (242) Plantation Estates   (243) Preston   (244) Purnell   (245) Quail Hollow   (246) Quail Meadow   (247) Quail Ridge   (248) Queen Pines   (249) Rainbow Estates   (250) Raleigh   (251) Rangewood   (252) Rawls   (253) Rhamkatte   (254) Ridgeloch   (255) Ridgewood   (256) Riley Hill   (257) Rivercrest   (258) Riverview North   (259) Rochester Heights   (260) Rocky Cross   (261) Rolesville   (262) Rolling Hills   (263) Rollingwood   (264) Rosemont Gardens   (265) Royal Hills   (266) Roylene Acres   (267) Russell Hills   (268) Savon Height   (269) Scarsdale   (270) School Acres   (271) Seaforth   (272) Sendero   (273) Shangri-la Mobile Home Park   (274) Sherwood Forest   (275) Shotwell   (276) Silverton   (277) Six Forks   (278) Six Forks   (279) Six Forks Crossroads   (280) Skycrest Village   (281) Social Plains   (282) Southgate   (283) Stagecrest   (284) Starmount   (285) Stoneridge   (286) Stoneybrook   (287) Stony Brook North   (288) Stony Hill   (289) Stratford Park   (290) Summerwinds   (291) Summit Ridge   (292) Sunset Acres   (293) The Woodlands   (294) Thompson Historical   (295) Tiffany Woods   (296) Timberlake   (297) Trappers Run   (298) Twin Lakes Estates   (299) Tysonville   (300) Union Hope   (301) Upchurch   (302) Valley Estates   (303) Van Story Hills   (304) Village Gate   (305) Village Of White Oak   (306) Village On The Green   (307) Waco Heights   (308) Wake Crossroads   (309) Wake Forest   (310) Wakeview   (311) Walden Woods   (312) Walkers Crossroads   (313) Walnut Ridge   (314) Walnut Terrace   (315) Washington Square   (316) Waverly Place   (317) Wayne Ridge   (318) Wedgewood   (319) Wellington Park   (320) Wendell   (321) West Parkland   (322) West Raleigh   (323) Westchester   (324) Western Park   (325) Weston   (326) Westover   (327) Westpark Place   (328) Whitaker Park   (329) White Oak   (330) Wilbon   (331) Wilders Grove   (332) Will-o-dean Acres   (333) Williams Crossroads   (334) Williamsborough   (335) Williamsburg Manor   (336) Willoughby Place   (337) Willow Creek   (338) Willow Springs   (339) Wilsonville   (340) Wimbledon   (341) Winter Park   (342) Wishing Well   (343) Woodbury Village   (344) Woodcrest   (345) Woodridge   (346) Woods Creek   (347) Wyatt   (348) Wynnewood   (349) Yorkshire Downs   (350) Youngsville   (351) Zebulon  

Post Office


(1) Cary Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Adcock Pond   (2) Akins Pond Number One   (3) Akins Pond Number Two   (4) Ammons Pond   (5) Angus Barn Pond   (6) Apex Lake   (7) Austin Pond   (8) Bagwell Pond   (9) Baker Pond   (10) Bakers Pond   (11) Bass Lake   (12) Beaman Lake   (13) Beaverdam Lake   (14) Bells Lake   (15) Blackley Pond   (16) Brier Creek Reservoir   (17) Brown Lake   (18) Bunn Lake   (19) C N Robertson Pond   (20) Calvin Ray Pond   (21) Camp Adventure Lake   (22) Camp Durant Lake Number One   (23) Camp Durant Lake Number Two   (24) Camp Kanata Lake Number One   (25) Camp Kanata Lake Number Two   (26) Capitol Kiwanis Club Pond   (27) Carolina Lake   (28) Castlebury Lake   (29) Continental Can Company Lake   (30) Crabtree Creek W S   (31) Crabtree Creek W S Number Eighteen   (32) Crabtree Creek Water Shed   (33) Dewars Pond   (34) Dix Hill Conference Center Pond   (35) Dover Pond A   (36) Dukes Lake   (37) Dunnaway Pond   (38) Durham Wildlife Club Lake   (39) Emily Babcock Lake   (40) Evans Pond   (41) Falls Lake   (42) Foxcroft Lake   (43) Fuller Pond   (44) Gerringer-goodman Pond   (45) Greshams Lake   (46) Grey Pond   (47) Hammonds Pond   (48) Hatchs Pond   (49) Hendricks Pond   (50) Hester Pond   (51) Hoffman Lake   (52) Holdings Pond   (53) Holiday Acres Lake   (54) Johnson Pond   (55) Johnsons Pond   (56) Jones Lake   (57) Jones Pond   (58) Julians Lake   (59) Kings Pond   (60) Lake Anne   (61) Lake Benson   (62) Lake Johnson   (63) Lake Johnson   (64) Lake Lynn   (65) Lake Mirl   (66) Lake Myra   (67) Lake Raleigh   (68) Lake Wheeler   (69) Langdon Pond   (70) Lower Springdale Estates Lake   (71) Lu-tom Acres Lake   (72) Macgregor Downs Lake   (73) Marshalls Pond Number One   (74) Masons Pond   (75) Matthews Lake   (76) Mccullers Pond   (77) Mcgregor Downs Lake   (78) Milburnie Lake   (79) Mitchell Millpond   (80) Mitchell Pond   (81) Moss Pond   (82) Myrick Pond   (83) Nc State University Farm Pond Number Two   (84) Ncsu Pond Number One   (85) Neuseoco Lake   (86) Noname   (87) Noname   (88) Noname   (89) Northshore Lake   (90) Panther Lake   (91) Parkers Pond   (92) Parkers Pond   (93) Partins Pond   (94) Pearson Pond   (95) Penny Hill Lake   (96) Penny Pond   (97) Perry Pond   (98) Perry Pond   (99) Peus Pond   (100) Poole Lake   (101) Powell Lake   (102) Privette Lake Number One   (103) Privette Pond Number Two   (104) Privetts Pond   (105) Ragsdale Pond   (106) Raleigh Municipal Lake   (107) Reedy Creek Lake   (108) Robertsons Pond   (109) Rothgeb Pond   (110) Saunders Lake   (111) Shaw Lake   (112) Shelly Lake   (113) Silver Lake   (114) Slaughter Pond   (115) Smiths Pond   (116) Stonebridge Lake   (117) Sunset Lake   (118) Tarpleys Pond   (119) Timberlake Lower Lake   (120) Turfgrass Lake Number One   (121) Turfgrass Lake Number Three   (122) Turfgrass Lake Number Two   (123) Umstead Park Lake Upper   (124) Umstead Park Lower Lake   (125) Upper Springdale Estates Lake   (126) W I Rowland Pond   (127) Wake Crossroads Lake   (128) Wake Forest Reservoir   (129) Wakefield Pond Number One   (130) Wakefield Pond Number Two   (131) Watkins Pond   (132) Woodland Pond   (133) Yates Millpond  

School


(1) Adams School   (2) Apex Middle School   (3) Apex Senior High School   (4) Aversboro Elementary School   (5) Aycock Junior High School   (6) Barbee School   (7) Baucom School   (8) Bay Leaf School Historical   (9) Boylan Heights School   (10) Brentwood School   (11) Briarcliff School   (12) Brooks School   (13) Broughton High School   (14) Bugg School   (15) Carnage Junior High School   (16) Carroll Junior High School   (17) Carver School   (18) Cary Elementary School   (19) Cary Senior High School   (20) Cedar Forks Elementary School   (21) Central Academy   (22) Clement Academy Historical   (23) Combs School   (24) Conn School   (25) Daniels Junior High School   (26) Douglas School   (27) East Cary Junior High School   (28) East Millbrook Intermediate School   (29) Edwards Mill Road School   (30) Enloe East High School   (31) Enloe High School   (32) Farmington Woods Elementary School   (33) Fuller School   (34) Fuquay Middle School   (35) Fuquay School   (36) Fuquay Senior High School   (37) Garner Consolidated School   (38) Garner Elementary School   (39) Garner Senior High School   (40) Gibbons High School   (41) Green School   (42) Holding Industrial Education Center   (43) Holly Springs-southern Wake Optional School   (44) Hunter School   (45) Jeffreys Grove School   (46) Joyner School   (47) Kingswood School   (48) Knightdale Elementary School   (49) Lacy School   (50) Lafayette School   (51) Ligon High School   (52) Lincoln Heights School   (53) Lockhart School   (54) Longview Gardens School   (55) Maple Springs School Historical   (56) Martin Junior High School   (57) Meredith College   (58) Millbrook Elementary School   (59) Millbrook High School   (60) Morrisville Elementary School   (61) Mount Auburn School   (62) Mount Vernon Goodwin School   (63) Murphy School   (64) New Zebulon Elementary School   (65) North Carolina State University   (66) North Garner Intermediate School   (67) North Ridge Elementary School   (68) Northwood School   (69) Olds School   (70) Our Lady Of Lourdes School   (71) Peace College   (72) Phillips School   (73) Poe School   (74) Polk Youth Center   (75) Pool School   (76) Powell School   (77) Ravenscroft School   (78) Riley High - Northern Wake Optional School   (79) Rolesville Elementary School   (80) Root School   (81) Saint Augustines College   (82) Saint Marys College   (83) Sanderson High School   (84) Shaw University   (85) Shepard High School   (86) Sherwood-bates School   (87) Smith Elementary School   (88) Southeastern Theological Seminary   (89) State School For The Blind And Deaf   (90) Sunrise School Historical   (91) Thompson School   (92) Township School   (93) Triangle School Historical   (94) Underwood School   (95) Union Hope School Historical   (96) Vance School   (97) Vandora Springs Elementary School   (98) Wake Academy   (99) Wake Forest Elementary School   (100) Wake Forest-rolesville Middle School   (101) Wake Forest-rolesville Senior High School   (102) Wakelon High School   (103) Washington School   (104) Wendell Elementary School   (105) West Cary Junior High School   (106) West Millbrook Junior High School   (107) Whitley High School   (108) Whitley Middle School   (109) Wilburn School   (110) Wilders Grove School Historical   (111) Wiley School   (112) Willow Spring Elementary School   (113) York School   (114) Youngsville School  

Stream


(1) Austin Creek   (2) Bachelor Branch   (3) Basal Creek   (4) Beaver Creek   (5) Beaverdam Creek   (6) Beaverdam Creek   (7) Beaverdam Creek   (8) Big Branch   (9) Big Branch   (10) Big Branch   (11) Big Branch   (12) Bridges Branch   (13) Brier Creek   (14) Buck Branch   (15) Buckhorn Creek   (16) Buffalo Creek   (17) Bush Creek   (18) Camp Branch   (19) Cedar Creek   (20) Cedar Fork   (21) Cemetery Branch   (22) Clark Branch   (23) Coles Branch   (24) Coopers Branch   (25) Crabtree Creek   (26) Ditch Branch   (27) Dutchmans Branch   (28) Fall Branch   (29) Folkner Branch   (30) Fowlers Mill Creek   (31) Guffy Branch   (32) Haleys Branch   (33) Hare Snipe Creek   (34) Harris Creek   (35) Hatters Branch   (36) Hodges Mill Creek   (37) Hominy Creek   (38) Honeycutt Creek   (39) Horse Branch   (40) Horse Creek   (41) House Creek   (42) Indian Creek   (43) Jack Branch   (44) Jennys Branch   (45) Jim Branch   (46) Juniper Branch   (47) Lick Branch   (48) Little Beaver Creek   (49) Little Black Creek   (50) Little Branch   (51) Little Brier Creek   (52) Little Creek   (53) Little Creek   (54) Little White Oak Creek   (55) Long Branch   (56) Long Branch   (57) Lower Barton Creek   (58) Lowery Creek   (59) Lynn Branch   (60) Mahlers Creek   (61) Mango Creek   (62) Marsh Creek   (63) Mill Branch   (64) Mills Branch   (65) Mine Creek   (66) Morgan Creek   (67) Morris Branch   (68) Mud Branch   (69) Nancy Branch   (70) Neal Branch   (71) New Hope Creek   (72) New Light Creek   (73) Norris Branch   (74) Northeast Creek   (75) Panther Branch   (76) Panther Creek   (77) Parkers Creek   (78) Perry Creek   (79) Perry Creek   (80) Pierce Creek   (81) Pigeon House Branch   (82) Poplar Creek   (83) Pots Branch   (84) Reedy Branch   (85) Reedy Branch   (86) Reedy Creek   (87) Richland Creek   (88) Richland Creek   (89) Rocky Branch   (90) Rocky Branch   (91) Rocky Branch   (92) Rocky Branch   (93) Rocky Creek   (94) Rocky Ford Branch   (95) Sanford Creek   (96) Simmons Branch   (97) Smith Creek   (98) Southeast Prong Beaverdam Creek   (99) Southwest Prong Beaverdam Creek   (100) Speight Branch   (101) Stirrup Iron Creek   (102) Sycamore Creek   (103) Terrible Creek   (104) Thomas Creek   (105) Toms Creek   (106) Turkey Creek   (107) Turkey Creek   (108) Upper Barton Creek   (109) Utley Creek   (110) Walnut Creek   (111) Water Fork   (112) Weaver Creek   (113) White Oak Creek   (114) Wildcat Branch   (115) Williams Creek   (116) Wolfharbor Branch  

Summit


(1) Adam Mountain  

Tower


(1) Waks-am Fuquay-varina   (2) Waks-fm Fuquay-varina   (3) Wcpe-fm Raleigh   (4) Wetc-am Wendell-zebulon   (5) Wkbq-am Garner   (6) Wkix-am Raleigh   (7) Wkix-am Raleigh   (8) Wknc-fm Raleigh   (9) Wlfl-tv Raleigh   (10) Wlle-am Raleigh   (11) Wpjl-am Raleigh   (12) Wptf-am Raleigh   (13) Wptf-tv Durham   (14) Wqdr-fm Raleigh   (15) Wral-fm Raleigh   (16) Wral-tv Raleigh   (17) Wrzr-am Raleigh   (18) Wsha-fm Raleigh   (19) Wtvd-tv Durham   (20) Wyyd-fm Raleigh  



Area Code(s) in Wake County, North Carolina

919



Current local time in Wake County, North Carolina is
Apr 27, 2013 2:13:30 AM



Elevation in Wake County, North Carolina is
400.0 ft. (122.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Wake County, North Carolina

Lat: 35.796512 N        Long: -78.665751 W



Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Wake County, North Carolina need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In North Carolina

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.84 6.42 4.77 7.00 0.00 6.38
  Total Electric Industry 7.84 6.42 4.77 7.00 0.00 6.38
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.95 6.48 4.82 7.05 0.00 6.47
  Total Electric Industry 7.95 6.48 4.82 7.05 0.00 6.47
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.11 6.63 4.93 7.07 0.00 6.60
  Total Electric Industry 8.11 6.63 4.93 7.07 0.00 6.60
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.18 6.59 4.90 7.07 0.00 6.63
  Total Electric Industry 8.18 6.59 4.90 7.07 0.00 6.63
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.17 6.56 4.93 6.91 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 8.17 6.56 4.93 6.91 0.00 6.62
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.12 6.47 4.85 7.21 0.00 6.58
  Total Electric Industry 8.12 6.47 4.85 7.21 0.00 6.58
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.05 6.39 4.79 7.02 0.00 6.53
  Total Electric Industry 8.05 6.39 4.79 7.02 0.00 6.53
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.03 6.43 4.71 6.78 0.00 6.48
  Total Electric Industry 8.03 6.43 4.71 6.78 0.00 6.48
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.01 6.35 4.63 6.79 0.00 6.45
  Total Electric Industry 8.01 6.35 4.63 6.79 0.00 6.45
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 6.33 4.57 6.74 0.00 6.44
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 6.33 4.57 6.74 0.00 6.44
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.97 6.36 4.58 6.53 0.00 6.48
  Total Electric Industry 7.97 6.36 4.58 6.53 0.00 6.48
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 8.12 6.42 4.61 6.68 0.00 6.58
  Total Electric Industry 8.12 6.42 4.61 6.68 0.00 6.58
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.19 6.51 4.70 6.70 0.00 6.74
  Total Electric Industry 8.19 6.51 4.70 6.70 0.00 6.74
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.32 6.65 4.79 0.00 0.00 6.86
  Total Electric Industry 8.32 6.65 4.79 0.00 0.00 6.86
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.45 6.70 4.88 0.00 0.00 6.97
  Total Electric Industry 8.45 6.70 4.88 0.00 0.00 6.97
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.65 6.86 5.04 0.00 8.33 7.19
  Total Electric Industry 8.65 6.86 5.04 0.00 8.33 7.19
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 9.12 7.17 5.23 0.00 3.23 7.53
  Total Electric Industry 9.12 7.17 5.23 0.00 3.23 7.53


Travel Time to Work in Wake County, North Carolina

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.

(1.8%)

5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.

(1.3%)

5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.

(2.4%)

6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.

(6.6%)

6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.

(11.2%)

7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.

(18.7%)

7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.

(17.5%)

8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.

(13.8%)

8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.

(6.8%)

9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.

(6.3%)

10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.

(2.3%)

11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.

(1.0%)

12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.

(5.0%)

4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.

(5.2%)



Means Of Transportation
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 337,086

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 32,051

In 3-person carpool : 5,938

In 4-person carpool : 2,175

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 1,114

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 1,289

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 4,561

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 37

Subway or elevated : 60

Railroad : 15

Ferryboat : 42

Taxicab : 482

Motorcycle : 618

Bicycle : 1,223

Walked : 6,614

Other means : 3,670

Worked at home : 24,201



Time Leaving Home To Go To Work
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. : 7,292

5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. : 6,716

5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. : 9,951

6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. : 30,141

6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. : 39,560

7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. : 67,451

7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. : 60,462

8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. : 57,255

8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. : 29,669

9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. : 29,595

10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. : 11,456

11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. : 4,556

12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. : 20,967

4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. : 21,904



Travel Time To Work
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Less than 5 minutes : 9,069

5 to 9 minutes : 32,651

10 to 14 minutes : 52,694

15 to 19 minutes : 67,995

20 to 24 minutes : 72,361

25 to 29 minutes : 33,653

30 to 34 minutes : 61,083

35 to 39 minutes : 12,644

40 to 44 minutes : 14,005

45 to 59 minutes : 24,329

60 to 89 minutes : 10,592

90 or more minutes : 5,899



Self-Employment Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

With self-employment income : 35,804

No self-employment income : 274,476



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

With Social Security income : 53,672

No Social Security income : 256,608



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

With retirement income : 43,919

No retirement income : 266,361



Family Income (Annual)
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 5,730

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,977

$15,000 to $19,999 : 5,382

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6,294

$25,000 to $29,999 : 6,500

$30,000 to $34,999 : 7,534

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7,034

$40,000 to $44,999 : 7,514

$45,000 to $49,999 : 7,263

$50,000 to $59,999 : 14,315

$60,000 to $74,999 : 21,221

$75,000 to $99,999 : 31,946

$100,000 to $124,999 : 25,951

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18,226

$150,000 to $199,999 : 18,331

$200,000 or more : 15,888



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : 81,536







Occupations in
Wake County, North Carolina

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 46.9%
  • Service Occupations: 9.7%
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 18.8%
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0.3%
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 13.9%

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 47.2%
  • Service Occupations: 12.5%
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 34.5%
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0.1%
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0.7%





Amtrak Stations in
Wake County, North Carolina

Rail Station(s)


    211 North Academy Street
    Cary, North Carolina 27511

    1025 Blue Ridge Blvd.
    at the railroad crossing
    Raleigh, North Carolina 27607

    320 West Cabarrus Street
    Raleigh, North Carolina 27601



Employment Rate In
Wake County, North Carolina

Employed: 410,618
Unemployed: 15,507



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Wake County, North Carolina

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 10.4%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.4%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 3.6%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 2.3%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 29.8%
  • Other: 53.5%



Water Usage In
Wake County, North Carolina

Ground Water

 
Fresh 14.82 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 14.82 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 113.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 113.00 Mgal/d





Number of Farms In
Wake County, North Carolina: 1,498 Farms



Banks In Wake County, North Carolina

Wachovia Bank, National Association - 41 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $21,488,633,000.00
    Deposits: $4,769,325,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3103

Suntrust Bank - 31 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $5,489,077,000.00
    Deposits: $1,015,348,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1747

First-citizens Bank & Trust Company - 27 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $361,678,500.00
    Deposits: $1,087,166,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 336

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 25 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $3,049,950,000.00
    Deposits: $1,691,406,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1484

Bank Of America, National Association - 19 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $23,795,600,000.00
    Deposits: $1,155,516,000.00
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5728

Rbc Centura Bank - 18 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $456,003,000.00
    Deposits: $1,353,354,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 347

The Fidelity Bank - 17 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $24,863,350.00
    Deposits: $364,374,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 67

Capital Bank - 8 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $11,523,120.00
    Deposits: $350,194,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 37

Crescent State Bank - 6 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $4,691,868.00
    Deposits: $343,121,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 11

North State Bank - 5 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $2,517,560.00
    Deposits: $454,156,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5









Modes of Transportation in
Wake County, North Carolina

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.12%

Carpooled

11.17%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.99%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.01%

Subway Or Elevated

0.01%

Railroad

0.01%

Ferryboat

0.01%

Taxicab

0.20%

Motorcycle

0.09%

Bicycle

0.19%

Walked

1.73%

Other Means

0.71%

Worked At Home

3.76%









Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Wake County, North Carolina, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





Household Type
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 159,550

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 11,284

Female householder, no husband present : 32,272

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 87,060

Householder not living alone : 20,114



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 1,022

Male householder and female partner : 6,591

Female householder and female partner : 1,015

Female householder and male partner : 5,237

All other households : 296,415



Household Type By Tenure
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 134,152

Renter-occupied housing units : 25,398

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 5,791

Renter-occupied housing units : 5,493

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 15,426

Renter-occupied housing units : 16,846

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 51,222

Renter-occupied housing units : 55,952



Household Income (Annual)
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 14,542

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11,304

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11,661

$20,000 to $24,999 : 13,580

$25,000 to $29,999 : 13,732

$30,000 to $34,999 : 14,912

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13,810

$40,000 to $44,999 : 14,671

$45,000 to $49,999 : 13,831

$50,000 to $59,999 : 23,746

$60,000 to $74,999 : 31,943

$75,000 to $99,999 : 42,744

$100,000 to $124,999 : 31,444

$125,000 to $149,999 : 20,601

$150,000 to $199,999 : 20,206

$200,000 or more : 17,553



Housing Units
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Total : 338,667



Occupancy Status
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Occupied : 310,280

Vacant : 28,387



Median Number Of Rooms
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Median number of rooms : 6



Year Structure Built
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Built 2005 or later : 24,442

Built 2000 to 2004 : 63,440

Built 1990 to 1999 : 88,564

Built 1980 to 1989 : 66,395

Built 1970 to 1979 : 40,785

Built 1960 to 1969 : 24,952

Built 1950 to 1959 : 15,218

Built 1940 to 1949 : 5,995

Built 1939 or earlier : 8,876



House Heating Fuel
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Utility gas : 135,281

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 16,205

Electricity : 154,163

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 2,657

Coal or coke : 17

Wood : 954

Solar energy : 66

Other fuel : 332

No fuel used : 605



House Value
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 1,847

$10,000 to $14,999 : 841

$15,000 to $19,999 : 755

$20,000 to $24,999 : 454

$25,000 to $29,999 : 522

$30,000 to $34,999 : 526

$35,000 to $39,999 : 267

$40,000 to $49,999 : 874

$50,000 to $59,999 : 678

$60,000 to $69,999 : 1,219

$70,000 to $79,999 : 1,992

$80,000 to $89,999 : 3,036

$90,000 to $99,999 : 4,292

$100,000 to $124,999 : 15,395

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21,229

$150,000 to $174,999 : 22,607

$175,000 to $199,999 : 18,562

$200,000 to $249,999 : 31,075

$250,000 to $299,999 : 19,630

$300,000 to $399,999 : 28,620

$400,000 to $499,999 : 14,046

$500,000 to $749,999 : 12,170

$750,000 to $999,999 : 3,728

$1,000,000 or more : 2,226



Mortgage Status
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 12,649

Home equity loan only : 42,079

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 2,370

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 112,514

Housing units without a mortgage : 36,979



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Wake County, North Carolina : 2009)

Built 2005 or later : 284,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : 232,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : 228,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : 188,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : 182,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : 173,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : 157,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : 199,400

Built 1939 or earlier : 302,700









Percentage of Family Households in
Wake County, North Carolina: 65.7%

Percentage of Family Households in
North Carolina: 66.7%



Building Permits in Wake County, North Carolina

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 8,669 8,669 $1,168,285,036
  Two Family 11 22 $1,925,278
  Three and Four Family 54 211 $21,941,361
  Five or More Family 268 4,253 $189,615,892
  Total

9,002 13,155 $1,381,767,567
2000        
  Single Family 7,748 7,748 $1,118,584,987
  Two Family 4 8 $629,088
  Three and Four Family 10 38 $3,160,625
  Five or More Family 219 4,031 $211,956,371
  Total

7,981 11,825 $1,334,331,071
2001        
  Single Family 8,444 8,444 $1,207,956,393
  Two Family 41 82 $5,425,652
  Three and Four Family 4 15 $970,786
  Five or More Family 134 2,897 $127,311,869
  Total

8,623 11,438 $1,341,664,700
2002        
  Single Family 8,580 8,580 $1,217,857,125
  Two Family 96 192 $11,419,546
  Three and Four Family 25 92 $5,380,000
  Five or More Family 49 702 $50,664,340
  Total

8,750 9,566 $1,285,321,011
2003        
  Single Family 8,119 8,119 $1,210,150,048
  Two Family 103 206 $9,533,174
  Three and Four Family 20 70 $5,054,650
  Five or More Family 101 1,949 $97,432,663
  Total

8,343 10,344 $1,322,170,535
2004        
  Single Family 10,066 10,066 $1,653,599,705
  Two Family 46 92 $7,716,464
  Three and Four Family 4 15 $1,088,292
  Five or More Family 78 2,198 $151,466,076
  Total

10,194 12,371 $1,813,870,537
2005        
  Single Family 11,490 11,490 $2,110,429,897
  Two Family 39 78 $6,308,158
  Three and Four Family 7 26 $2,847,147
  Five or More Family 24 478 $39,941,289
  Total

11,560 12,072 $2,159,526,491
2006        
  Single Family 10,939 10,939 $2,354,027,145
  Two Family 47 94 $9,560,843
  Three and Four Family 12 46 $3,162,782
  Five or More Family 132 4,008 $341,194,726
  Total

11,130 15,087 $2,707,945,496



Median Household Income In 2000 (Wake County, NC): $54,988
Median Household Income In 2000 (North Carolina): $39,184



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wake County): $156,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (North Carolina): $95,800



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Wake County, North Carolina

Utility Gas: 41.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 7.3%
Electricity: 48.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%








Population in Group Quarters in Wake County, North Carolina

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 17.07%
  • Juvenile facilities : 0.66%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 10.91%
  • Other institutional facilities : 1.28%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 60.13%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 9.95%







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wake County): $727
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (North Carolina): $548
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Wake County): $894



Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Wake County, North Carolina are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Wake County, North Carolina

Professional Nursing Service A


     Address: 950 Heather Park, Garner, North Carolina 27529
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/28/1996

At Home Senior Care Inc


     Address: 5974 Six Forks Road, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/18/1992

Medi Home Health Agency


     Address: 119 Wind Chime Court, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/6/2003

Wakemed Home Health


     Address: 2920 Highwoods Blvd Suite 200, Raleigh, North Carolina 27604
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/29/1989

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 343 E Six Forks Road Suite 100, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/6/1966

Rex Home Services


     Address: 2500 Blue Ridge Road Ste 120, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/7/1988

Heartland Home Health Care


     Address: 3117 Poplar Wood Ct Ste 115, Raleigh, North Carolina 27604
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/13/1992

Pediatric Services Of America


     Address: 121 Edinburgh South Ste 203, Cary, North Carolina 27511
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/1/1992

Liberty Home Care


     Address: 5017 Memory Road, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/22/2004

Tar Heel Home Health


     Address: 2817 Spring Forest Road, Suite 101, Raleigh, North Carolina 27616
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/27/1989

Hospitals Close To Wake County, North Carolina

"wakemed, Raleigh Campus"


     Address: 3000 New Bern Ave, Raleigh, North Carolina 27610
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Duke Health Raleigh Hospital


     Address: 3400 Wake Forest Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Rex Hospital


     Address: 4420 Lake Boone Trail, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Dorothea Dix Hospital


     Address: S Boylan Ave, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

"wakemed, Cary Hospital"


     Address: 1900 Kildare Farm Road, Cary, North Carolina 27511
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Wake County, North Carolina

Windsor Point Continuing Care


     Address: 1221 Broad Street, Fuquay Varina, North Carolina 27526
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 26
     Percent Occupied: 58%

Mayview Convalescent Center


     Address: 513 East Whitaker Mill Road, Raleigh, North Carolina 27608
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 40
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Rex Rehab & Nursing Care Center Of Apex


     Address: 911 South Hughes Street, Apex, North Carolina 27502
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Raleigh Rehab And Healthcare C


     Address: 616 Wade Avenue, Raleigh, North Carolina 27605
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 156
     Percent Occupied: 90%

City Of Oaks Health & Rehab Ct


     Address: 3609 Bond Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27604
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 129
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Sunnybrook Healthcare & Rehab


     Address: 25 Sunnybrook Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27610
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Blue Ridge Health Care Center


     Address: 3830 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, North Carolina 27612
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 113
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Guardian Care Of Zebulon Inc


     Address: 509 W Gannon Ave, Zebulon, North Carolina 27597
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Universal Health Care/north Raleigh


     Address: 5201 Clarks Fork Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27616
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Capital Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 3000 Holston Lane, Raleigh, North Carolina 27610
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 73%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Wake County, North Carolina

Name: Shearon Harris
Address: PO Box 165; New Hill, NC 27562
Distance: 19 Miles



Social Security Users in Wake County, North Carolina

    Retired Workers: 63,245
    Disabled Workers: 14,745
    Widowers Workers: 7,785
    Spouses Workers: 3,905
    Children Workers: 9,060



2006 Government Finances In
Wake County, North Carolina


Charges


Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $21,138,000
Elementary & Secondary Education School Tuition: $3,636,000
Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $5,164,000
Higher Education - Other: $11,932,000
Parking Facilities: $945,000
Parks & Recreation: $137,000
Sewerage: $228,000
Solid Waste Management: $19,916,000
All Other: $79,967,000


Revenue


Liquor Stores: $47,243,000
Water Utilities: $98,000
Transit Utilities: $509,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Education: $3,620,000
General Support: $2,926,000
All Other: $10,913,000


State Intergovernmental


Education: $656,782,000
General Support: $797,000
Health & Hospitals: $20,625,000
Housing & Community Development: $4,624,000
Public Welfare: $66,261,000
All Other: $23,355,000


Local Intergovernmental


General Support: $1,117,000
Health & Hospitals: $2,052,000
All Other: $360,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $22,148,000
Elementary & Secondary Education: $884,003,000
Other Higher Education: $65,652,000
Financial Administration: $8,364,000
Fire Protection: $15,251,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $1,214,000
Central Staff Services: $9,840,000
General Public Buildings: $16,112,000
Health Services - Other: $147,297,000
Housing & Community Development: $285,000
Libraries: $13,901,000
Parking Facilities: $264,000
Parks & Recreation: $12,058,000
Police Protection: $27,024,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $347,000
Welfare - Other: $47,971,000
Sewerage: $79,000
Solid Waste Management: $16,820,000
General - Other: $51,286,000
Liquor Stores: $36,843,000
Water Utilities: $34,000


Construction


Correctional Institutions: $8,029,000
Elementary & Secondary Education: $218,983,000
Higher Education - Other: $13,750,000
Health - Other: $882,000
Libraries: $12,119,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,824,000
Solid Waste Management: $24,000
General: $55,491,000


Other Capital Outlay


Correctional Institutions: $51,000
Elementary And Secondary Education: $590,000
Other Higher Education: $2,003,000
Financial Administration: $20,000
Central Staff: $77,000
General Public Building: $116,000
Health - Other: $128,000
Parks & Recreation: $59,000
Police Protection: $520,000
Welfare - Other: $35,000
General - Other: $7,180,000


General


Interest On Debt: $115,345,000



Ssistance And Subsidies Public Welfare, Cash Ass: $40,076,000
Otal Salaries & Wages: $788,093,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $105,400,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $76,631,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $1,089,150,000


Intergovernmental To State


Welfare: $23,278,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Health: $190,000
General: $118,541,000


Tax


Property: $481,259,000
Total General Sales: $139,001,000
Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $4,786,000
Other Selective Sales: $26,532,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $1,622,000
Other License: $3,645,000
Nec: $9,333,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $58,000
Property Sale Other: $20,000
Interest Earnings: $66,747,000
Rents: $303,000
General Revenue, Nec: $7,370,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $644,260,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $452,615,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $581,609,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,060,381,000


Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $1,116,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $580,493,000



Wake County, North Carolina Presidential Election (2004)

  • Kerry & Edwards 48.71%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.83%
  • Other 0.46%





Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Wake County, North Carolina citizens.

Relocation to Wake County, NC

9.90 % of Wake County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $51,414

North Carolina Average 8.53 %

0.21 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $23,206

North Carolina Average 0.18 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Wake County, NC (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Durham County , NC 0.71 % ($48,803 AGI )
  • Johnston County , NC 0.43 % ($41,311 AGI )
  • Franklin County , NC 0.20 % ($36,086 AGI )
  • Orange County , NC 0.18 % ($43,717 AGI )
  • Guilford County , NC 0.17 % ($42,347 AGI )
  • Mecklenburg County , NC 0.17 % ($51,811 AGI )
  • New Hanover County , NC 0.15 % ($40,217 AGI )
  • Harnett County , NC 0.15 % ($30,951 AGI )
  • Cumberland County , NC 0.15 % ($35,478 AGI )
  • Pitt County , NC 0.13 % ($33,992 AGI )

Relocation away from Wake County, NC

6.87 % of Wake County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $53,178

North Carolina Average 7.27 %

0.10 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $52,437

North Carolina Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Wake County, NC (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Durham County , NC 0.56 % ($45,726 AGI )
  • Johnston County , NC 0.56 % ($42,851 AGI )
  • Mecklenburg County , NC 0.23 % ($50,302 AGI )
  • Franklin County , NC 0.23 % ($38,591 AGI )
  • New Hanover County , NC 0.16 % ($50,610 AGI )
  • Harnett County , NC 0.14 % ($36,057 AGI )
  • Guilford County , NC 0.14 % ($47,973 AGI )
  • Orange County , NC 0.14 % ($51,403 AGI )
  • Chatham County , NC 0.11 % ($82,743 AGI )
  • Pitt County , NC 0.08 % ($33,793 AGI )



Income Tax Rates in North Carolina (2008)

Low Bracket: $12,750 (6.00%)
High Bracket: $600,000 (7.75%)



Sales Tax Rates in North Carolina (2008)

4.25%



Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Wake County, North Carolina is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Wake County, North Carolina

On 03/20/1998, a tornado touched down 0.34 miles from the center of Wake County, North Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 03/20/1998, a tornado touched down 5.88 miles from the center of Wake County, North Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 2 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 11/28/1988, a tornado touched down 6.93 miles from the center of Wake County, North Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 4 . There were 154 injuries and 4 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000,000 to $500,000,000.

On 05/07/1977, a tornado touched down 7.19 miles from the center of Wake County, North Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 07/12/1996, a tornado touched down 7.61 miles from the center of Wake County, North Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Wake County, North Carolina

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
FLASH FLOOD        
2006-11-16 0 0 -- --
2006-08-30 0 0 -- --
2006-06-23 0 0 -- --
2006-06-23 0 0 -- --
2006-06-23 0 0 -- --
2006-06-23 0 0 -- --
2006-06-14 0 0 -- --
2006-06-11 0 0 -- --
2004-08-30 0 0 -- --
2004-08-13 0 0 -- --
2004-08-12 0 0 -- --
2004-07-29 0 0 -- --
2004-06-04 0 0 -- --
2003-08-08 0 0 -- --
2003-08-08 0 0 -- --
2003-08-01 0 0 -- --
2003-07-29 0 0 -- --
2003-07-17 0 0 -- --
2003-06-07 0 0 -- --
2002-10-11 0 0 -- --
2002-08-26 0 0 -- --
2002-06-28 0 0 -- --
2002-03-31 0 0 -- --
2001-09-10 0 0 -- --
2001-08-11 0 0 -- --
2001-07-09 0 0 -- --
2001-07-04 0 0 -- --
2001-06-16 0 0 -- --
2000-09-25 0 0 -- --
2000-09-04 0 0 -- --
2000-09-03 0 0 -- --
2000-08-04 0 0 -- --
2000-08-04 0 0 -- --
2000-08-01 0 0 -- --
2000-07-29 0 0 -- --
1999-09-28 0 0 -- --
1999-09-27 0 0 -- --
1999-09-15 0 0 -- --
1999-09-05 0 0 -- --
1999-08-26 0 0 -- --
1998-03-09 0 0 -- --
1998-01-16 0 0 $50K --
1997-07-24 0 0 -- --
1997-04-28 0 0 -- --
1996-10-08 0 0 -- --
1996-09-11 0 0 -- --
1996-09-10 0 0 -- --
1996-09-10 0 0 -- --
1996-09-06 0 0 -- --
1995-10-05 0 0 -- --
1995-10-04 0 0 -- --
1995-06-24 0 0 $50K --
1904-01-01 0 0 -- --
         
FLASH FLOODING        
1995-08-27 0 0 $6M --
         
FUNNEL CLOUD        
2006-05-14 0 0 -- --
2006-05-14 0 0 -- --
         
HAIL        
2007-07-27 0 0 -- --
2007-06-09 0 0 -- --
2007-05-09 0 0 -- --
2006-08-07 0 0 -- --
2006-05-14 0 0 -- --
2006-05-14 0 0 -- --
2006-05-14 0 0 -- --
2006-05-14 0 0 -- --
2006-04-08 0 0 -- --
2005-07-28 0 0 -- --
2005-06-07 0 0 -- --
2004-10-03 0 0 -- --
2003-04-26 0 0 -- --
2003-04-26 0 0 -- --
2001-08-27 0 0 -- --
2000-08-13 0 0 -- --
2000-04-29 0 0 -- --
2000-04-17 0 0 -- --
1999-08-14 0 0 -- --
1998-06-03 0 0 -- --
1998-05-26 0 0 -- --
1998-05-26 0 0 -- --
1998-03-20 0 0 -- --
1998-03-20 0 0 -- --
1998-03-20 0 0 -- --
1998-01-16 0 0 -- --
1997-03-05 0 0 -- --
1996-08-16 0 0 -- --
1996-07-18 0 0 -- --
1996-06-11 0 0 -- --
1996-06-04 0 0 -- --
1996-05-29 0 0 -- --
1996-05-29 0 0 -- --
1995-07-10 0 0 -- --
1995-06-12 0 0 -- --
1995-06-08 0 0 -- --
1995-05-26 0 0 -- --
1995-05-26 0 0 -- --
1995-03-23 0 0 -- --
1994-07-10 0 0 -- --
1994-05-01 0 0 -- --
1993-03-27 0 0 -- --
1993-03-27 0 0 -- --
1990-04-02 0 0 -- --
1989-06-28 0 0 -- --
1989-06-16 0 0 -- --
1989-06-12 0 0 -- --
1989-05-15 0 0 -- --
1989-05-05 0 0 -- --
1988-09-24 0 0 -- --
1986-08-28 0 0 -- --
1986-04-26 0 0 -- --
1986-04-26 0 0 -- --
1985-03-24 0 0 -- --
1984-05-06 0 0 -- --
1978-06-22 0 0 -- --
1972-05-15 0 0 -- --
1967-05-14 0 0 -- --
1961-04-28 0 0 -- --
1918-01-01 0 0 -- --
1910-01-01 0 0 -- --
1909-01-01 0 0 -- --
1908-01-01 0 0 $5K --
1907-01-01 0 0 -- --
         
HEAVY RAIN        
2006-11-22 0 0 -- --
1998-02-16 0 0 -- --
1998-02-03 0 0 -- --
         
LIGHTNING        
2007-03-27 0 0 $10K --
2006-04-22 0 0 -- --
2006-04-03 0 0 -- --
2005-07-13 1 0 -- --
2005-03-07 0 0 $20K --
2003-08-22 0 0 $450K --
2001-06-22 0 0 -- --
2000-09-03 0 0 -- --
1999-07-24 1 0 -- --
1998-05-03 0 0 $50K --
1998-01-16 0 0 $35K --
1995-07-17 0 0 $150K --
1994-07-17 0 0 $50K --
1994-07-10 0 0 $50K --
1909-01-01 0 0 $50K --
         
THUNDERSTORM WINDS        
1995-11-11 0 0 $12K --
1995-11-11 0 0 -- --
1995-06-11 0 0 -- --
1995-03-21 0 0 $30K --
1995-01-07 0 4 $250K --
1994-08-17 0 0 -- --
1994-08-05 0 0 -- --
1994-08-05 0 0 -- --
1994-07-18 0 0 -- --
1994-07-17 0 0 -- --
1993-08-17 0 0 -- --
1993-08-03 0 0 -- --
1993-08-03 0 0 $5K --
1993-08-03 0 0 -- --
1907-01-01 0 0 $40K --
         
TSTM WIND        
2006-04-03 0 0 -- --
2005-07-28 0 0 -- --
2005-01-14 0 0 -- --
2004-09-28 0 0 -- --
2004-06-11 0 0 -- --
2003-02-22 0 0 -- --
2002-09-15 0 0 -- --
2002-05-13 0 0 -- --
2001-08-27 0 0 -- --
2000-12-17 0 0 -- --
2000-08-10 0 0 -- --
2000-05-25 0 0 -- --
2000-05-20 0 0 -- --
2000-05-20 0 0 -- --
2000-04-08 0 0 -- --
1998-06-03 0 0 -- --
1997-09-10 0 0 $20K --
1997-07-16 0 0 -- --
1997-03-05 0 0 -- --
1996-07-02 0 0 -- --
1996-05-29 0 0 -- --
1996-05-27 0 0 $30K --
1996-05-11 0 0 $30K --
1992-06-26 0 0 -- --
1992-06-25 0 0 -- --
1991-08-04 0 0 -- --
1990-07-11 0 0 -- --
1990-07-10 0 0 -- --
1990-06-22 0 0 -- --
1990-06-03 0 0 -- --
1990-05-01 0 0 -- --
1989-05-06 0 0 -- --
1989-04-27 0 0 -- --
1989-04-25 0 1 -- --
1988-07-10 0 0 -- --
1988-05-23 0 0 -- --
1988-05-16 0 0 -- --
1987-12-10 0 0 -- --
1987-07-08 0 0 -- --
1987-06-03 0 0 -- --
1986-08-27 0 0 -- --
1986-08-27 0 0 -- --
1986-08-11 1 0 -- --
1986-08-02 0 0 -- --
1986-08-02 0 0 -- --
1986-08-02 0 0 -- --
1986-07-26 0 0 -- --
1986-07-26 0 0 -- --
1986-04-06 0 0 -- --
1986-04-06 0 1 -- --
1985-05-22 0 0 -- --
1984-05-08 0 0 -- --
1984-04-04 0 0 -- --
1984-03-20 0 0 -- --
1984-03-20 0 0 -- --
1982-01-04 0 0 -- --
1958-04-22 0 0 -- --
1907-01-01 0 0 -- --
1901-12-13 0 0 -- --
         
URBAN/SML STREAM FLD        
1998-08-16 0 0 $40K --
1998-08-08 0 0 $20K --
1998-01-23 0 0 -- --
         


Tornados In Wake County, North Carolina

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

TORNADO

  2006-05-14 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1993-03-27 1 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  1989-07-16 -- 30 1 0 0 $25K --
  1989-05-05 9 100 2 0 0 $25M --
  1984-04-04 2 67 2 0 4 $3M --
  1975-12-31 -- 7 -- 0 0 -- --



Hurricanes And Storms In Wake County, North Carolina

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) (January 1970); Wind Speed: 35 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: GASTON (August 2004); Wind Speed: 25 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: ALMA (May 1970); Wind Speed: 25 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: ABBY (June 1968); Wind Speed: 25 Knots
  • Subtropical Depression: SUBTROP3 (September 1976); Wind Speed: 25 Knots

* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Wake County, North Carolina



Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Wake County, North Carolina directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In North Carolina

11,000 Sex Offenders (approximate)





Interesting Data About Wake County, North Carolina

  • Resident Total Population Estimate (july 1) 2006: 786,522
  • Resident Total Population Estimate, Percent Change - April 1, 2000 To July 1, 2006: 25.3
  • Resident Total Population Estimate, Net Change - April 1, 2000 To July 1, 2006: 158,657
  • Resident Population (april 1) 2000 (complete Count): 627,846
  • Resident Population Under 5 Years Of Age (july 1) 2006: 60,467
  • Resident Population Under 5 Years Of Age, Percent (july 1) 2006: 7.7
  • Resident Population Under 18 Years Of Age (july 1) 2006: 200,955
  • Resident Population Under 18 Years Of Age, Percent (july 1) 2006: 25.5
  • Resident Population 65 Years And Over, Percent (july 1) 2006: 7.7
  • Resident Population 65 Years And Over (july 1) 2006: 60,565
  • Resident Population Total Females, Percent (july 1) 2006: 50.3
  • Resident Population White Alone (july 1) 2006: 574,789
  • Resident Population Black Alone (july 1) 2006: 161,530
  • Resident Population American Indian And Alaska Native Alone (july 1) 2006: 3,917
  • Resident Population Asian Alone (july 1) 2006: 35,164
  • Resident Population Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone (july 1) 2006: 571
  • Resident Population Two Or More Races (july 1) 2006: 10,551
  • Resident Population Hispanic Or Latino Origin (july 1) 2006: 62,674
  • Resident Population Not Hispanic, White Alone (july 1) 2006: 517,815
  • Resident Population White Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 73.1
  • Resident Population Black Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 20.5
  • Resident Population American Indian And Alaska Native Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 0.5
  • Resident Population Asian Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 4.5
  • Resident Population Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 0.1
  • Resident Population Two Or More Races, Percent (july 1) 2006: 1.3
  • Resident Population Hispanic Or Latino Origin, Percent (july 1) 2006: 8.0
  • Resident Population Not Hispanic, White Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 65.8
  • Births 2004: 11,751
  • Deaths 2004: 3,518
  • Infant Deaths Under One Year 2004: 82
  • Population 5 Years And Over By Residence In 1995 - Percent In Same House 2000 (sample): 41.7
  • Percent Foreign Born Population 2000 (sample): 9.7
  • Population 5 Years And Over, Percent Speaking Language Other Than English At Home 2000 (sample): 12.2
  • Educational Attainment - Persons 25 Years And Over - Percent High School Graduate Or Higher 2000: 89.3
  • Educational Attainment - Persons 25 Years And Over - Percent Bachelor's Degree Or Higher 2000: 43.9
  • Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population, 5 Years And Over, With A Disability 2000 (sample): 77,784
  • Average Travel Time To Work For Workers 16 Years And Over Not Working At Home 2000: 24.7
  • Housing Unit Estimates As Of July 1, 2006: 325,613
  • Housing Unit Estimates - Net Change, April 1, 2000 (base) To July 1, 2006: 66,651
  • Housing Unit Estimates - Percent Change, April 1, 2000 (base) To July 1, 2006: 25.7
  • Owner-occupied Housing Units - Percent Of Total Occupied Housing Units 2000 (complete Count): 65.9
  • Median Value Of Specified Owner-occupied Housing Units 2000 (sample): 162,900
  • Housing Units By Units In Structure - Multiple Units 2000 (sample): 27.1
  • Households 2000 (complete Count): 242,040
  • Persons Per Household 2000 (complete Count): 2.51
  • Per Capita Income In 1999: 27,004
  • Median Household Income 2004: 57,846
  • People Of All Ages In Poverty - Percent 2004: 9.2
  • Personal Income (naics) 2005: 28,350
  • Per Capita Personal Income (naics) 2005: 37,756
  • Civilian Labor Force 2006: 426,125
  • Civilian Labor Force Unemployment 2006: 15,507
  • Civilian Labor Force Unemployment Rate 2006: 3.6
  • Employment In All Industries (naics) 2005: 508,662
  • Employment In All Industries (naics), Net Change 2000(sic)- 2005: 34,098
  • Employment In Government And Government Enterprises (naics) 2005: 83,202
  • Earnings In All Industries (naics, No Code) 2005: 23,496,421
  • Earnings In All Industries (naics, No Code), Average Earnings Per Job 2005: 46,193
  • Private Nonfarm Establishments 2005: 23,206
  • Private Nonfarm Employment For Pay Period Including March 12, 2005: 355,516
  • Private Nonfarm Employment For Pay Period Including March 12, 2005, Percent Change 2000-2005: 6.8
  • Nonemployer: Total (naics 00) Establishments, 2005: 57,452
  • Accommodation And Food Services: Total (naics 72) - Sales Of Establishments With Payroll 2002: 1,117,422
  • Total Number Of Firms 2002: 61,908
  • Total Black-owned Firms Of 100 Or More, Percent 2002: 10.4
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned Firms Of 100 Or More, Percent 2002: 0.4
  • Total Asian-owned Firms Of 100 Or More, Percent 2002: 3.6
  • Total Hispanic-owned Firms Of 100 Or More, Percent 2002: 2.3
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned Firms Of 100 Or More, Percent 2002: 0.0
  • Total Women-owned Firms Of 100 Or More, Percent 2002: 29.8
  • Manufacturing: Total (naics 31-33) - Value Of Shipments 2002: 11,497,047
  • Wholesale Trade: Total (naics 42) - Sales Of Establishments With Payroll 2002: 13,927,454
  • Retail Trade: Total (naics 44-45) - Sales Of Establishments With Payroll 2002: 9,703,181
  • Retail Trade: Total (naics 44-45) - Sales Of Establishments With Payroll Per Capita 2002: 14,321
  • New Private Housing Units Authorized By Building Permits - Total 2006 (20,000-place Universe): 15,087
  • Valuation Of New Private Housing Units Authorized By Building Permits 2006 (20,000-place Universe): 2,707,946
  • Land In Farms (naics) 2002(acres)(not Adjusted): 92,803
  • Federal Government Expenditure - Total Fy 2004: 4,627,613
  • Federal Government Expenditure Per Capita Fy 2004: 6,432
  • Land Area In Square Miles 2000: 831.92
  • Population Per Square Mile 2000: 754.6






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