U.S. Beacon January 6, 2014

Raleigh, NC

Wake County, North Carolina

Latitude: 35.818835     Longitude: -78.644590
Population 341,530 (2005)
Elevation of Raleigh, North Carolina: 350 feet
RALEIGH is located in WAKE county, North Carolina at latitude 35.818835 and longitude -78.644590 with an elevation of 350 feet. The population of RALEIGH is 341,530 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of 23.70% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of RALEIGH is 27606.

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Population 2005: 341,530
Population 2004: 327,547
Population 2003: 317,306
Population 2002: 309,153
Population 2001: 298,417
Population 2000: 276,093 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 207,951 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: 23.70%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 32.77%

Population (2005 Estimate): 315,201
Male: 158,292 (50.22%)
Female: 156,909 (49.78%)

Median age: 32.60 years

Races, 2005 Data (% change from 2000):
White: 57.96% (-2.30%)
Black or African American: 27.00% (-0.80%)
Hispanic or Latino: 9.71% (+2.72%)
Other race: 5.25% (+2.01%)
Asian: 3.79% (+0.41%)
Two or more races: 1.69% (-0.19%)
American Indian: 0.19% (-0.17%)
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.04% (0.00%)

Housing Units: 120,699 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 114.5997 square miles
Water Area: 0.9702 square miles

Most populous zip code: 27606



All zip codes:
27601, 27602, 27603, 27604, 27605, 27606, 27607, 27608, 27609, 27610, 27611, 27612, 27613, 27614, 27615, 27616, 27617, 27619, 27620, 27621, 27622, 27623, 27624, 27625, 27626, 27627, 27628, 27629, 27634, 27635, 27636, 27640, 27650, 27656, 27658, 27661, 27668, 27675, 27676, 27690, 27695, 27697, 27698, 27699
(zip codes with population are shown in bold)

Cities & Towns nearby Raleigh

Garner, NC 8.4mi S
Knightdale, NC 8.8mi ESE
Cary, NC 9.2mi WSW
Morrisville, NC 10.3mi W
Rolesville, NC 12.6mi NE
Wake Forest, NC 12.8mi NNE
Apex, NC 13.1mi WSW
Holly Springs, NC 15.2mi SW
Wendell, NC 15.7mi E
Clayton, NC 15.8mi SE


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 23,817 (7.56%)
5 to 9 years: 18,424 (5.85%)
10 to 14 years: 17,593 (5.58%)
15 to 19 years: 15,413 (4.89%)
20 to 24 years: 32,307 (10.25%)
25 to 34 years: 63,656 (20.20%)
35 to 44 years: 50,986 (16.18%)
45 to 54 years: 41,668 (13.22%)
55 to 59 years: 16,614 (5.27%)
60 to 64 years: 10,734 (3.41%)
65 to 74 years: 11,529 (3.66%)
75 to 84 years: 8,867 (2.81%)
85 years and over: 3,593 (1.14%)

Median age: 32.60 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 245,701 (77.95%)
21 years and over: 234,649 (74.44%)
62 years and over: 30,002 (9.52%)
65 years and over: 23,989 (7.61%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 245,701 (77.95%)
Male: 121,380 (49.40% of this group)
Female: 124,321 (50.60% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 23,989 (7.61%)
Male: 9,282 (38.69% of this group)
Female: 14,707 (61.31% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 309,863 (98.31%)
Two or more Races: 5,338 (1.69%)
White: 182,706 (57.96%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 30,600 (9.71%)
Black or African American: 85,116 (27.00%)
Asian: 11,954 (3.79%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 117 (0.04%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 598 (0.19%)
Some other race: 16,547 (5.25%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 30,600 (9.71%)
Mexican: 18,590 (5.90%)
Puerto Rican: 3,817 (1.21%)
Cuban: 207 (0.07%)
Other Hispanic or Latino: 7,986 (2.53%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 284,601 (90.29%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 5,338 (1.69%)
White and Black or African American: 1,136 (0.36%)
White and American Indian and Alaska Native: 388 (0.12%)
White and Asian: 295 (0.09%)
Black or African American and American Indian and Alaska Native: 571 (0.18%)
Two races including Some other race: 189 (0.06%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 4,007 (1.27%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 315,201 (100.00%)
Householder: 143,805 (45.62%)
Spouse: 54,706 (17.36%)
Child: 76,903 (24.40%)
Other relatives: 13,497 (4.28%)
Nonrelatives: 26,290 (8.34%)
Unmarried partner: 7,547 (2.39%)
Total households: 138,933
Family households (families): 75,204 (54.13%)
With own children under 18 years: 38,611 (27.79%)
Married-couple families: 52,506 (37.79%)
With own children under 18 years: 24,257 (17.46%)
Male householder, no wife present: 6,361 (4.58%)
With own children under 18 years: 3,046 (2.19%)
Female householder, no husband present: 16,337 (11.76%)
With own children under 18 years: 11,308 (8.14%)
Nonfamily households: 63,729 (45.87%)
Householder living alone: 50,203 (36.13%)
65 years and over: 6,971 (5.02%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 41,649 (29.98%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 17,656 (12.71%)
Average household size : 2.27
Average family size: 2.97

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