About North Carolina
The state of North Carolina has a population of 9,303,990, and is formerly abbreviated as NC. North Carolina has 3,660,988 households in the state, with an average of 2.46 people living in each of them. Of the 9,303,990 people living in North Carolina, 48.95% are male, 51.05% are female, 60.15% are married and 39.85% are single. 61.43% of existing homes are owned by inhabitants, with a median home cost of $144,040 in the state.
Air quality in North Carolina is rated at 59.1/100, and water quality at 74/100. There are 200.5 physicians in North Carolina per 100,000 of the population. Unemployment rates average 10.70% in the state and the sales tax rate is 6.75%.
Average income per household in North Carolina is $45,764. 14.23% of households have income levels less than $15,000 per year. 20.00% of households have income levels between $50,000 and $75,000 annually, and 0.42% earn more than $500,000 per year.