Statewide Claims to Fame

Graham is 11th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Graham is 12th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Graham is 14th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Foreign born residents

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Graham Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 14,248 64th 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 9.6 83rd 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,471.5 48th 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Graham Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 7.4% 46th 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.2% 51st 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 14.6% 66th 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Graham Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 72.7% 135th 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 17.1% 112th 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Graham Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 62.9% 94th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 22.8% 56th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.2% 11th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.3% 81st 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 116th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.4% 49th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 15.7% 12th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 58.2% 93rd 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Graham Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 53.2% 50th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 13.8% 14th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Graham Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 6,523 65th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 24.3% 53rd 17.0% 25.9%
Households 5,706 63rd 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 61.4% 69th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $123,000 106th $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.4 77th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Graham Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $20,710 103rd $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $39,300 89th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 19.3% 61st 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Graham Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,078 82nd 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $234,814 74th $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $16,413 78th $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $25,141 81st $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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