StatisticEast RaleighRaleighNorth Carolina
Population11,665441,32610,488,084
Population density (sq mi)2,5663,042218
Median age34.532.938.3
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%51%43%
Speak Englishn/a83%89%
Speak Spanishn/a10%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in East Raleigh is 16% lower than Raleigh
  • The median age in East Raleigh is 5% higher than Raleigh
  • In East Raleigh 43.41% of the population is White
  • In East Raleigh 51.29% of the population is Black
  • In East Raleigh 3.15% of the population is Asian

Compare Raleigh, NC Demographics

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      East Raleigh population breakdown by race

      RaceEast RaleighRaleighNorth Carolina
      White43.41%59.63%69.24%
      Black51.29%28.94%21.50%
      Asian3.15%4.60%2.56%
      American Indian0.14%0.32%1.18%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.07%
      Mixed race0.51%2.49%2.45%
      Other race1.49%3.94%3.01%
      In East Raleigh, 10.8% 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.

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      East Raleigh age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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