Statewide Claims to Fame

Morrisville is 1st in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - Asian

Morrisville is 2nd in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Morrisville is 3rd in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Foreign born residents

Morrisville is 3rd in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Morrisville is 6th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Morrisville is 11th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - Two or More

Morrisville is 12th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Income per capita

Morrisville is 12th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Morrisville is 13th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Morrisville is 14th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Income per household

Morrisville, North Carolina Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Morrisville Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 20,591 43rd 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 8.3 95th 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,249.5 12th 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Morrisville Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 9.0% 13th 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 27.0% 32nd 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 4.3% 143rd 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Morrisville Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 97.9% 2nd 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 66.3% 3rd 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Morrisville Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 54.0% 112th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 12.9% 84th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 83rd 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 27.2% 1st 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 44th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.4% 11th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 5.9% 77th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 50.7% 113th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Morrisville Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 50.8% 118th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 25.4% 3rd 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Morrisville Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 8,357 47th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 50.3% 6th 17.0% 25.9%
Households 7,066 48th 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 48.8% 127th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $271,500 17th $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.5 73rd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Morrisville Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $38,504 12th $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $78,088 14th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 2.7% 141st 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Morrisville Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,661 52nd 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $145,109 90th $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $10,892 93rd $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $65,028 39th $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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