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The large city of Charlotte, North Carolina is home to approximately 828,000 residents. Young professionals will feel right at home, as they make up an above-average percentage of the community, while retirees are less well-represented. With an average age of just over 35, the city's residents are notably younger than most cities in North Carolina. Homeowners hold a slight majority over renters in Charlotte by a small 53%-47% margin. Relatively high rent costs may play a role, as the average rent of $1,076/month is substantially higher than the state average of $931.
Compared to the national average (21%), Charlotte has a relatively high percentage of residents over the age of 25 who have earned a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree (28%). Charlotte residents have a wide range of industries from which to choose. The four most common are retail, healthcare, finance, and entertainment. Combined, these industries account for 25% of the city's workforce. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, 9% of the city's population works in management, making it the top profession in the city. With an average annual income of nearly $77,000, Charlotte workers take home around $9,000 more than their peers elsewhere in North Carolina. However, Charlotte's average income is roughly on par with the national average ($73,345).
Charlotte has an average commute time of about 27 minutes. Driving is the typical means of commuting to work, chosen by 44% of commuters, while public transportation is not widely used. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.