Statewide Claims to Fame

Concord is 7th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Size in square miles

Concord is 10th in North Carolina out of 123 other cities in Retail sales

Concord is 11th in North Carolina out of 115 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Concord is 11th in North Carolina out of 121 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Concord is 12th in North Carolina out of 132 other cities in Current population (2012)

Concord is 12th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Households

Concord is 12th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Housing units

Concord is 17th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Concord, North Carolina Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Concord Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 81,981 12th 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 60.3 7th 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,311.9 66th 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Concord Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 8.0% 25th 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 28.4% 25th 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.6% 105th 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Concord Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 84.7% 84th 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 26.3% 66th 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Concord Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 70.4% 78th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 17.8% 70th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 117th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.6% 37th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 17th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.3% 53rd 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 12.3% 25th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 65.6% 79th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Concord Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 51.8% 84th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 10.0% 26th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Concord Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 32,130 12th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 20.4% 76th 17.0% 25.9%
Households 28,684 12th 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 68.1% 50th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $170,700 54th $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.7 33rd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Concord Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $26,350 50th $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $52,549 46th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 12.0% 92nd 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Concord Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 7,072 11th 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,995,134 10th $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $31,025 28th $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $239,328 11th $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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