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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Kannapolis is 54,446. Kannapolis, North Carolina is the 733rd largest city in the US.
Parts of Kannapolis are located within Cabarrus County and Rowan County.
The current population of Kannapolis (54,446) is it's peak population.
Kannapolis has grown 45.6% since the 2000. Kannapolis, North Carolina is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 74% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Kannapolis has a population density of 1,334.6 people per square mile.
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|736||Texas City, Texas||54,247||29.9%|
|739||Rocky Mount, North Carolina||53,957||-8.2%|
The total voting age population of Kannapolis, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 32,625. The voting age population is 46.7% male and 53.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.4% of the residents of Kannapolis are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Kannapolis are 66.0% White, 21.8% Black, 7.5% Other, 2.8% Two or more races, 1.6% Asian, 0.2% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 14.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Kannapolis, 14.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 23.6%. On a per-household basis, 11.1% of families are below the poverty line in Kannapolis.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.6% of Kannapolis residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.9% of Kannapolis residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.8% have a bachelor's degree and 6.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Kannapolis residents aged 5 and older, 13.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 11.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Kannapolis is 6.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Kannapolis, 11.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Kannapolis is $53,365.
In Kannapolis, 60.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.7% of housing units in Kannapolis.
Of all the housing units in Kannapolis, 13.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Kannapolis, 27.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 5,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Kannapolis is $856.
In Kannapolis, 84.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.