Carrboro

Carrboro

The spirit of Carrboro recognizes the independent spirit of Orange County.

Welcome to Carrboro

Seattle of the South.
 
Carrboro has a personality all its own, and it's not afraid to proclaim it. The spirit of Carrboro recognizes the independent spirit of Orange County.
 
It's a walking town, proudly liberal and independent with a coffee-house quality, and a feeling of the friendliness of home.

Overview for Carrboro, NC

21,237 people live in Carrboro, where the median age is 32.6 and the average individual income is $43,407. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

21,237

Total Population

32.6 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$43,407

Average individual Income

Around Carrboro, NC

There's plenty to do around Carrboro, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

8
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
72
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
20
Minimal Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Even Dough, Box Turtle Bakery, and Cat Tales Cat Cafe.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.98 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 1.2 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.76 miles 34 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 1.7 miles 15 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining 3.57 miles 10 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Active 1.99 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Carrboro, NC

Carrboro has 8,956 households, with an average household size of 2.36. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Carrboro do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 21,237 people call Carrboro home. The population density is 3,279.64 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

21,237

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

32.6

Median Age

46.39 / 53.61%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
8,956

Total Households

2.36

Average Household Size

$43,407

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Carrboro, NC

All ()
Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Carrboro. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Carrboro Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Morris Grove Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Search Homes

Work With Tracy

First-time home buyers or experienced sellers and purchasers, my specialties bring me to you for expert and concierge level service. I would love to meet you, discuss your real estate goals and execute with you to achieve your end result of selling or buying your next home.