StatisticCommonwealthCharlotteNorth Carolina
Population684808,83410,488,084
Population density (sq mi)1,8202,642218
Median age39.533.838.3
Male/Female ratio1.4:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1828%50%43%
Speak Englishn/a79%89%
Speak Spanishn/a12%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in Commonwealth is 31% lower than Charlotte
  • The median age in Commonwealth is 17% higher than Charlotte
  • In Commonwealth 85.05% of the population is White
  • In Commonwealth 14.40% of the population is Black
  • In Commonwealth 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Charlotte, NC Demographics

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      Commonwealth population breakdown by race

      RaceCommonwealthCharlotteNorth Carolina
      White85.05%50.73%69.24%
      Black14.40%35.26%21.50%
      Asian0.00%5.97%2.56%
      American Indian0.00%0.31%1.18%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.09%0.07%
      Mixed race0.55%2.76%2.45%
      Other race0.00%4.89%3.01%
      In Commonwealth, 13.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Commonwealth age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Commonwealth, Charlotte, NC demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).