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Butner is 15th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Butner Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 7,647 101st 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 13.9 64th 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 544.9 133rd 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Butner Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 7.0% 67th 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 26.0% 42nd 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.4% 106th 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Butner Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 86.9% 72nd 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 11.7% 138th 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Butner Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 59.5% 98th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 30.1% 42nd 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7% 23rd 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.9% 110th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 98th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.3% 54th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 14.7% 15th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 52.8% 105th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Butner Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 50.7% 120th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.6% 113th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Butner Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 2,999 116th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 23.3% 60th 17.0% 25.9%
Households 2,593 119th 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 66.7% 54th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $122,800 108th $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.6 39th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Butner Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $20,370 106th $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $42,474 74th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 13.0% 88th 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Butner Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 288 121st 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $31,576 115th $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $4,966 107th $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $951 115th $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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