Statewide Claims to Fame

Silver Lake is 11th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Silver Lake is 20th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Residents younger than 5

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Silver Lake Rank North Carolina US
Size in square miles 2.5 145th 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,282.1 11th 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Silver Lake Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 8.4% 20th 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 26.3% 40th 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 9.1% 117th 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Silver Lake Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 88.2% 64th 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 14.0% 128th 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Silver Lake Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 77.8% 60th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 8.8% 107th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 46th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.8% 118th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 23rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.3% 56th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 12.9% 23rd 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 75.5% 55th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Silver Lake Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 51.0% 110th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 11.1% 21st 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Silver Lake Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 2,278 138th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 5.6% 127th 17.0% 25.9%
Households 2,150 133rd 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 79.4% 28th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $162,900 63rd $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.6 36th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Silver Lake Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $22,611 81st $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $52,708 45th $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 7.8% 118th 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Silver Lake Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 601 111th 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $178,183 82nd $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail accommodation and food service sales $20,960 91st $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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