StatisticHighland CreekCharlotteNorth Carolina
Population density (sq mi)1,9572,642218
Median age37.633.838.3
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1855%50%43%
Speak Englishn/a79%89%
Speak Spanishn/a12%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in Highland Creek is 26% lower than Charlotte
  • The median age in Highland Creek is 11% higher than Charlotte
  • In Highland Creek 61.40% of the population is White
  • In Highland Creek 32.14% of the population is Black
  • In Highland Creek 2.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Charlotte, NC Demographics


      Highland Creek population breakdown by race

      RaceHighland CreekCharlotteNorth Carolina
      American Indian0.84%0.31%1.18%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.09%0.07%
      Mixed race2.08%2.76%2.45%
      Other race1.55%4.89%3.01%
      In Highland Creek, 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

      Highland Creek age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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