StatisticHarris-HoustonCharlotteNorth Carolina
Population density (sq mi)2,4832,642218
Median age24.933.838.3
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1858%50%43%
Speak Englishn/a79%89%
Speak Spanishn/a12%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in Harris-Houston is 6% lower than Charlotte
  • The median age in Harris-Houston is 26% lower than Charlotte
  • In Harris-Houston 38.04% of the population is White
  • In Harris-Houston 45.21% of the population is Black
  • In Harris-Houston 8.58% of the population is Asian

Compare Charlotte, NC Demographics


      Harris-Houston population breakdown by race

      RaceHarris-HoustonCharlotteNorth Carolina
      American Indian0.16%0.31%1.18%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.09%0.07%
      Mixed race3.13%2.76%2.45%
      Other race4.88%4.89%3.01%
      In Harris-Houston, 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

      Harris-Houston age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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