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Cherryville is 18th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Residents 65 or older

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Cherryville Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 5,804 121st 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.5 124th 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,048.8 100th 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Cherryville Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 6.1% 102nd 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.8% 100th 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 19.2% 18th 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Cherryville Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 75.9% 125th 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 20.5% 93rd 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Cherryville Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 85.1% 34th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 10.3% 97th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 127th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.7% 128th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 102nd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.6% 114th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.7% 112th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 83.8% 32nd 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Cherryville Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 52.7% 62nd 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.8% 111th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Cherryville Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 2,621 128th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 8.0% 117th 17.0% 25.9%
Households 2,231 130th 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 71.9% 43rd 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $107,000 122nd $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.5 69th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Cherryville Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $22,170 85th $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $40,536 84th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 14.4% 82nd 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Cherryville Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 620 108th 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $74,846 102nd $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $13,159 88th $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $4,630 108th $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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