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Toll Free: 800-554-4373

Charlotte Regional Partnership
NASCAR Plaza
550 South Caldwell Street, Suite 760
Charlotte, NC 28202

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Population

Total Population187,718
Total Households68,862
Average Age37

Age % The Population

0-14 years22.8%
15-24 years12%
25-34 years12.7%
35-44 years16%
45-54 years14.6%
65+ years10.6%
55-64 years11.3%

ESRI 2013

Household Income

Year Median HHI PCI
2000$46,166$21,121
2013$53,725$26,941
2018$61,868$30,949

ESRI 2013

Workforce Education

Level Total %
Less than High School17,42314.2%
High School Graduate33,86527.6%
Some College28,83423.5%
Associates Degree12,39310.1%
Bachelor's Degree20,85917%
Graduate/Professional Degree9,3257.6%

ESRI 2013

Labor

Emp.
Labor Force93,017
Employed86,696
Unemployed6,321
Unemployment Rate6.8%

NC ESC 2013

Largest Employers

Largest Employers
Carolinas Medical Center- Northeast
Connextions
Wal-Mart
The Shoe Show of Rocky Mount Inc
S&D Coffee and Tea

Charlotte USA regional counties

Employment By Industry

Industry Emp. % Emp.
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Mining 804 0.8%
Construction 5,691 5.9%
Manufacturing 5,725 6%
Transportation, Utilities 1,938 2%
Information 870 0.9%
Wholesale Trade 3,102 3.2%
Retail Trade 13,610 14.2%
FIRE 8,030 8.4%
Services 41,941 43.7%
Public Administration 14,317 14.9%

EMSI 2013

Media

As Cabarrus County heads into the future, it is poised for sustained growth and development. The county is attractive to businesses with its close proximity to Charlotte and the I-85 corridor, well-trained diversified work force, and its excellent quality of life.

Cabarrus County offers sites and buildings with excellent infrastructure, including well-designed business parks with accessible utilities and easy road access. Cabarrus County is also a tourist destination for hundreds of thousands of race fans attending races at Charlotte Motor Speedway each year.

Cabarrus Economic Development
Margie Bukowski
3003 Dale Earnhardt Blvd
Kannapolis, NC 28083

704-260-8107

cabarrusedc.com

mbukowski@cabarrus.biz

  Charlotte Regional Partnership
Ronnie Bryant
550 South Caldwell St.
Suite 760
Charlotte, NC 28202

704-347-8942

charlotteusa.com

rbryant@charlotteusa.com