Statewide Claims to Fame

Davidson is 2nd in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Davidson is 3rd in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Home median value

Davidson is 3rd in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Income per capita

Davidson is 3rd in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Davidson is 10th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Income per household

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Davidson Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 11,484 75th 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.8 122nd 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,903 22nd 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Davidson Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 5.0% 130th 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.8% 101st 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 12.5% 86th 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Davidson Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 97.8% 3rd 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 68.8% 2nd 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Davidson Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 87.8% 28th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 6.4% 114th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 142nd 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.8% 33rd 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 109th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.7% 104th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.8% 108th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 85.6% 26th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Davidson Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 52.5% 65th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.4% 102nd 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Davidson Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 4,253 89th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 19.8% 84th 17.0% 25.9%
Households 3,754 87th 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 78.8% 29th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $405,400 3rd $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.3 103rd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Davidson Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $49,016 3rd $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $83,492 10th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 6.3% 125th 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Davidson Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,379 62nd 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $41,772 109th $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $4,334 109th $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $11,728 102nd $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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