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Area Code 704 Detailed Profile

Area Code 704 Summary
Area code 704 is assigned to North Carolina
Latitude: 35.330415
Longitude: -80.839024
Population: 1,647,911
Area: 4780.94 sq. miles
Land: 4751.06 sq. miles
Water: 29.89 sq. miles
Population Density: 346.85 people per sq. mile
Elevation: 753.6 feet above sea level
Time Zone: Eastern (GMT -5)
Daylight Savings: Yes
Area Code 704 Zip Codes
Cities with population over 500,000
Charlotte (607,295)
   
Cities with population over 100,000
Greensboro (274,636)
   
Cities with population over 50,000
Concord (73,495)
Gastonia (98,023)
Matthews (51,199)
Monroe (59,229)
Salisbury (73,333)
Shelby (50,569)
Statesville (62,936)
Towns with population under 50,000
Albemarle (26,236)
Alexis (568)
Ansonville (695)
Badin (978)
Belmont (19,024)
Bessemer City (14,363)
Boiling Springs (1,654)
Caroleen (617)
Casar (2,419)
Cherryville (12,550)
China Grove (12,941)
Cleveland (5,484)
Cornelius (13,544)
Cramerton (2,443)
Crouse (1,966)
Dallas (14,159)
Davidson (10,178)
Denver (13,030)
Earl (104)
Gold Hill (2,941)
Granite Quarry (262)
Grover (4,572)
Harmony (5,217)
Harrisburg (14,604)
Henrietta (249)
High Shoals (551)
Huntersville (27,883)
Indian Trail (11,315)
Iron Station (6,210)
Kannapolis (43,905)
Kings Mountain (24,382)
Landis (3,093)
Lattimore (262)
Lawndale (8,275)
Lilesville (2,335)
Lincolnton (35,214)
Locust (3,009)
Lowell (2,656)
Marshville (9,095)
Mc Adenville (482)
Mc Farlan (109)
Midland (5,263)
Misenheimer (460)
Mooresboro (7,016)
Mooresville (43,277)
Morven (2,954)
Mount Holly (15,595)
Mount Pleasant (5,463)
Mount Ulla (1,940)
New London (7,083)
Norwood (7,604)
Oakboro (4,841)
Olin (1,578)
Peachland (2,840)
Pineville (7,501)
Polkton (4,151)
Richfield (2,777)
Rockwell (10,073)
Spencer (3,055)
Stanfield (6,598)
Stanley (12,662)
Stony Point (4,637)
Troutman (6,365)
Tuxedo (106)
Union Grove (1,742)
Vale (9,366)
Waco (234)
Wadesboro (12,321)
Waxhaw (17,732)
Wingate (7,024)

Area Code 704 Demographics

Area Code 704 Gender Distribution

Gender Distribution
GenderNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Male808,91149.09 %48.98 %49.04 %
Female839,00050.91 %51.02 %50.96 %
Males / Female0.96-0.960.96
Total Population1,647,911100.00 %--
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Area Code 704 Age Distribution

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Age Distribution
Age GroupNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Under 5 years116,1757.05 %6.70 %6.83 %
5 to 9 years121,0837.35 %6.99 %7.31 %
10 to 14 years116,0167.04 %6.85 %7.30 %
15 to 19 years104,2736.33 %6.71 %7.20 %
20 to 24 years105,1086.38 %7.17 %6.75 %
25 to 34 years269,73616.37 %15.08 %14.17 %
35 to 44 years278,36116.89 %15.99 %16.01 %
45 to 54 years221,67413.45 %13.48 %13.37 %
55 to 59 years78,8594.79 %4.97 %4.79 %
60 to 64 years59,5763.62 %4.02 %3.84 %
65 to 74 years96,4295.85 %6.63 %6.53 %
75 to 84 years60,9633.70 %4.10 %4.38 %
85 years and over19,6581.19 %1.31 %1.50 %
Age StatisticsNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Median age (years)35.2-37.737.7
18 years and over1,231,31174.72 %75.60 %74.27 %
Male
595,13536.11 %36.48 %35.85 %
Female
636,17638.60 %39.12 %38.42 %
21 years and over1,169,73170.98 %71.23 %69.92 %
62 years and over211,43912.83 %14.38 %14.65 %
65 years and over177,05010.74 %12.04 %12.42 %
Male
69,7984.24 %4.83 %5.12 %
Female
107,2526.51 %7.21 %7.30 %
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Area Code 704 Racial Profile

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Racial Profile Chart
RaceNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
One race1,628,52998.82 %98.72 %97.55 %
White
1,223,61574.25 %72.11 %75.21 %
Black or African American
332,41720.17 %21.59 %12.26 %
American Indian and Alaska Native
5,2440.32 %1.24 %0.87 %
Asian
30,4001.84 %1.41 %3.59 %
Asian Indian
7,0090.43 %0.33 %0.59 %
Chinese
3,8780.24 %0.24 %0.85 %
Filipino
1,6170.10 %0.12 %0.65 %
Japanese
1,2350.07 %0.07 %0.28 %
Korean
2,9130.18 %0.16 %0.38 %
Vietnamese
6,1650.37 %0.19 %0.39 %
Other Asian
7,5830.46 %0.31 %0.45 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
5500.03 %0.05 %0.14 %
Native Hawaiian
1220.01 %0.01 %0.05 %
Guamanian or Chamorro
1200.01 %0.02 %0.02 %
Samoan
1160.01 %0.01 %0.03 %
Other Pacific Islander
1920.01 %0.01 %0.04 %
Some other race
36,3032.20 %2.32 %5.48 %
Hispanic StatisticsNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)81,0004.92 %4.71 %13.70 %
Mexican
49,2212.99 %3.06 %7.24 %
Puerto Rican
4,9480.30 %0.39 %2.46 %
Cuban
2,0280.12 %0.09 %0.44 %
Other Hispanic or Latino
24,8031.51 %1.17 %3.55 %
Not Hispanic or Latino1,566,91195.08 %95.29 %86.30 %
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Area Code 704 Social Profile

Area Code 704 School Enrollment

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School Enrollment Chart
School EnrollmentNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school413,772100.00 %--
Nursery school, preschool
31,4987.61 %6.62 %6.47 %
Kindergarten
23,9115.78 %5.61 %5.43 %
Elementary school (grades 1-8)
193,67746.81 %44.69 %43.92 %
High school (grades 9-12)
85,81620.74 %20.44 %21.38 %
College or graduate school
78,87019.06 %22.63 %22.81 %
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Area Code 704 Education Level

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Education Level Chart
Education LevelNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Population 25 years and over1,086,584100.00 %--
Less than 9th grade
74,1976.83 %7.83 %7.55 %
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
146,98213.53 %14.03 %12.05 %
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
292,24926.90 %28.45 %28.63 %
High school or higher
865,40579.64 %78.14 %80.40 %
Some college, no degree
231,38121.29 %20.45 %21.05 %
Associate degree
73,4816.76 %6.78 %6.32 %
Bachelor's degree
193,69617.83 %15.30 %15.54 %
Bachelor's degree or higher
268,29424.69 %22.47 %24.40 %
Graduate or professional degree
74,5986.87 %7.17 %8.86 %
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Area Code 704 Ancestry Distribution

Ancestry Distribution
AncestryNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Total ancestries reported1,433,396100.00 %--
Arab5,1750.36 %0.28 %0.42 %
Czech3,4080.24 %0.21 %0.59 %
Danish2,0460.14 %0.16 %0.50 %
Dutch22,2361.55 %1.34 %1.58 %
English136,7069.54 %11.00 %8.53 %
French (except Basque)25,7771.80 %1.83 %2.90 %
French Canadian6,0490.42 %0.42 %0.85 %
German191,18813.34 %10.92 %14.93 %
Greek5,6920.40 %0.27 %0.40 %
Hungarian3,8440.27 %0.23 %0.49 %
Irish125,7578.77 %8.54 %10.65 %
Italian41,5112.90 %2.61 %5.47 %
Lithuanian1,5110.11 %0.10 %0.23 %
Norwegian6,4160.45 %0.47 %1.56 %
Polish19,7401.38 %1.26 %3.12 %
Portuguese1,3290.09 %0.10 %0.41 %
Russian5,6120.39 %0.36 %0.92 %
Scotch-Irish64,6374.51 %3.66 %1.50 %
Scottish34,2452.39 %2.54 %1.70 %
Slovak2,0240.14 %0.10 %0.28 %
Subsaharan African14,8051.03 %0.89 %0.62 %
Swedish8,7500.61 %0.58 %1.39 %
Swiss2,5700.18 %0.17 %0.32 %
Ukrainian2,1640.15 %0.14 %0.31 %
United States or American215,78615.05 %15.97 %7.18 %
Welsh7,8960.55 %0.55 %0.61 %
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)4,0880.29 %0.23 %0.65 %
Other ancestries472,43432.96 %35.07 %31.89 %
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Area Code 704 Economy

Area Code 704 Employment

GroupNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Population 16 years and over1,273,083100.00 %--
Males 16 years and over
616,46848.42 %48.31 %48.32 %
Females 16 years and over
656,61551.58 %51.69 %51.68 %
In labor force
878,25568.99 %65.66 %63.63 %
Males in labor force
471,30053.66 %53.52 %53.52 %
Females in labor force
406,95546.34 %46.48 %46.48 %
Civilian labor force
877,62768.94 %64.22 %63.10 %
Employed
833,56465.48 %60.80 %59.39 %
Unemployed
44,0633.46 %3.42 %3.71 %
Unemployment level
-5.02 %5.20 %5.84 %
Armed Forces
6280.05 %1.44 %0.53 %
Not in labor force
394,82831.01 %34.34 %36.37 %
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Employment Type Chart
Employment TypeNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Private wage and salary workers698,98883.86 %78.78 %78.40 %
Government workers87,12310.45 %14.54 %14.66 %
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business45,4315.45 %6.41 %6.64 %
Unpaid family workers2,0220.24 %0.28 %0.31 %
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Area Code 704 Occupations

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Occupation Chart
OccupationNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Management, professional, and related occupations265,21931.82 %31.19 %33.60 %
Service occupations101,16812.14 %13.53 %14.87 %
Sales and office occupations221,96326.63 %24.78 %26.70 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2,7360.33 %0.76 %0.74 %
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations87,48810.50 %11.04 %9.47 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations154,99018.59 %18.69 %14.63 %
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Area Code 704 Employment by Industry

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Industry Chart
IndustryNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining6,2300.75 %1.60 %1.87 %
Construction66,4947.98 %8.16 %6.80 %
Manufacturing162,51119.50 %19.75 %14.09 %
Wholesale trade37,2214.47 %3.43 %3.60 %
Retail trade94,50411.34 %11.50 %11.73 %
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities48,4995.82 %4.61 %5.19 %
Information21,4782.58 %2.35 %3.08 %
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing78,2319.39 %6.05 %6.87 %
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services70,2568.43 %7.74 %9.28 %
Educational, health and social services134,01216.08 %19.18 %19.92 %
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services54,9456.59 %6.95 %7.86 %
Other services (except public administration)37,3574.48 %4.62 %4.88 %
Public administration21,8262.62 %4.07 %4.83 %
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Area Code 704 Income

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Household Income Chart
Household IncomeNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Households634,689100.00 %3,132,455106,788,273
Less than $10,000
50,7227.99 %10.49 %9.86 %
$10,000 to $14,999
32,9745.20 %6.42 %6.40 %
$15,000 to $24,999
75,09611.83 %13.78 %12.89 %
$25,000 to $34,999
83,64713.18 %13.91 %12.79 %
$35,000 to $49,999
111,67417.60 %17.65 %16.44 %
$50,000 to $74,999
135,46521.34 %19.43 %19.30 %
$75,000 to $99,999
67,30110.60 %8.91 %10.14 %
$100,000 to $149,999
48,1647.59 %6.02 %7.65 %
$150,000 to $199,999
13,4962.13 %1.62 %2.18 %
$200,000 or more
16,1502.54 %1.77 %2.35 %
Median household income (dollars)$42,651.27-$36,856.86$39,349.33
Average household size2.51-2.482.58
Average income per member of household$16,966.85-$14,839.50$15,252.86
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Area Code 704 Commute

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Commute Chart
TypeNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Workers 16 years and over818,415100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
662,30180.92 %79.39 %75.65 %
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
105,99412.95 %14.02 %12.23 %
Public transportation (including taxicab)
10,5011.28 %0.91 %4.73 %
Walked
10,0331.23 %1.93 %2.94 %
Other means
6,6900.82 %1.07 %1.20 %
Worked at home
22,8962.80 %2.68 %3.25 %
Mean travel time to work (minutes)25.5495 minutes-26.0 minutes26.3 minutes
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Area Code 704 Housing

Area Code 704 Occupancy

Housing OccupancyNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units683,392100.00 %3,523,055117,282,697
Occupied housing units
634,57192.86 %88.88 %91.00 %
Owner-occupied housing units
439,16064.26 %61.64 %60.30 %
Renter-occupied housing units
195,41128.59 %27.24 %30.70 %
Vacant housing units
48,8217.14 %11.12 %9.00 %
For seasonal or occasional use
6,6270.97 %3.83 %3.06 %
Homeowner vacancy rate1.95 %-1.83 %2.21 %
Rental vacancy rate8.30 %-9.27 %7.86 %
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.54-2.502.62
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.44-2.432.45
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Area Code 704 Structures

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Structures Chart
Structure TypeNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units683,305100.00 %--
1-unit, detached
459,38267.23 %64.36 %60.37 %
1-unit, attached
19,9722.92 %3.01 %5.68 %
2 units
15,8032.31 %2.51 %4.29 %
3 or 4 units
22,6833.32 %3.24 %4.72 %
5 to 9 units
36,2525.31 %4.30 %4.66 %
10 to 19 units
31,8074.65 %3.18 %3.99 %
20 or more units
26,2143.84 %2.85 %8.59 %
Mobile home
70,72210.35 %16.38 %7.49 %
Boat, RV, van, etc.
4700.07 %0.17 %0.22 %
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Area Code 704 Rooms

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Rooms Chart
Rooms per residence unitNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units683,305100.00 %--
1 room
5,9830.88 %0.76 %2.21 %
2 rooms
20,4212.99 %2.83 %4.88 %
3 rooms
46,7166.84 %6.94 %10.06 %
4 rooms
118,23417.30 %18.34 %15.95 %
5 rooms
170,09324.89 %25.93 %20.92 %
6 rooms
131,66119.27 %19.80 %18.39 %
7 rooms
77,95811.41 %11.57 %11.98 %
8 rooms
54,5067.98 %7.07 %7.99 %
9 or more rooms
57,7338.45 %6.75 %7.63 %
Median (rooms)5.4-5.45.5
Occupants per roomNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Occupied housing units634,399100.00 %--
1.00 or less
611,00596.31 %85.85 %85.63 %
1.01 to 1.50
14,6992.32 %1.97 %2.83 %
1.51 or more
8,6951.37 %1.06 %2.54 %
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Area Code 704 Household Heating

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Household Heating Pie Chart
Household heating fuel typeNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Utility gas254,58637.26 %21.51 %46.07 %
Bottled, tank, or LP gas36,0965.28 %11.19 %5.96 %
Electricity282,44941.34 %43.38 %27.62 %
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.50,5997.41 %10.45 %8.06 %
Coal or coke940.01 %0.01 %0.12 %
Wood7,8101.14 %1.86 %1.51 %
Solar energy1660.02 %0.04 %0.05 %
Other fuel1,1330.17 %0.19 %0.35 %
No fuel used1,4660.21 %0.25 %1.25 %
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Area Code 704 Property Value

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Property Pie Chart
Property TypeNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Specified owner-occupied units355,717100.00 %--
Less than $50,000
22,1146.22 %8.68 %10.14 %
$50,000 to $99,999
116,33932.71 %36.60 %30.62 %
$100,000 to $149,999
99,37327.94 %26.11 %23.60 %
$150,000 to $199,999
52,75814.83 %13.57 %14.50 %
$200,000 to $299,999
38,10710.71 %9.44 %11.81 %
$300,000 to $499,999
18,8575.30 %4.10 %6.42 %
$500,000 to $999,999
6,8921.94 %1.25 %2.34 %
$1,000,000 or more
1,2770.36 %0.25 %0.56 %
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Area Code 704 Mortgage Status

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Mortgage Payment Pie Chart
Mortgage paymentsNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
With a mortgage265,86874.74 %69.09 %69.56 %
Less than $300
1,4270.40 %0.54 %0.50 %
$300 to $499
12,1363.41 %4.24 %3.97 %
$500 to $699
32,2389.06 %10.21 %8.97 %
$700 to $999
72,52820.39 %20.53 %17.28 %
$1,000 to $1,499
89,52725.17 %21.16 %20.91 %
$1,500 to $1,999
33,7369.48 %7.55 %9.93 %
$2,000 or more
24,2766.82 %4.87 %7.99 %
Not mortgaged89,84925.26 %30.91 %30.44 %
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Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Mortgage payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent124,67135.05 %37.73 %36.58 %
15 to 19 percent66,62518.73 %17.69 %17.40 %
20 to 24 percent52,65114.80 %13.80 %13.85 %
25 to 29 percent34,9989.84 %9.13 %9.40 %
30 to 34 percent21,2315.97 %5.71 %6.01 %
35 percent or more52,72214.82 %15.01 %15.91 %
Not computed2,8190.79 %0.94 %0.85 %
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Area Code 704 Rent Status

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Rent Payment Pie Chart
Rent payment amountNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Specified renter-occupied units193,092100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Less than $200
7,7274.00 %5.55 %5.40 %
$200 to $299
6,8013.52 %5.62 %5.26 %
$300 to $499
42,02821.77 %26.79 %22.00 %
$500 to $749
77,18939.98 %34.74 %33.46 %
$750 to $999
34,85818.05 %13.75 %17.03 %
$1,000 to $1,499
11,7746.10 %4.22 %8.60 %
$1,500 or more
2,4821.29 %1.03 %2.89 %
No cash rent
10,2335.30 %8.30 %5.35 %
Median (dollars)60,40431.28 %39.76 %44.00 %
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Rent Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Rent payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent40,08820.76 %19.28 %18.07 %
15 to 19 percent30,74915.92 %14.53 %14.26 %
20 to 24 percent26,38613.66 %12.65 %12.73 %
25 to 29 percent19,74110.22 %9.60 %10.37 %
30 to 34 percent13,3856.93 %6.66 %7.32 %
35 percent or more48,91925.33 %26.67 %29.47 %
Not computed13,8247.16 %10.62 %7.77 %

Area Code 704 Vehicle Usage

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Vehicle Usage Pie Chart
Vehicles per householdNumberPercentNorth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
None41,9696.14 %6.68 %9.57 %
1203,31329.75 %28.68 %31.22 %
2263,56738.57 %35.49 %34.76 %
3 or more125,55018.37 %18.03 %15.45 %
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