Carrboro Information

Carrboro Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Carrboro, NC

General Carrboro Information

State: North Carolina

County: Orange County

Close cities: Fearrington, NC, Hillsborough, NC, Durham, NC, Carrboro, NC, Chapel Hill, NC

Carrboro Population (census data)
Total 17,931 (+5.0% since 2000)
Male 8,722 (48.6%)
Female 9,209 (51.4%)

Population Density: 4,011 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 97.0 (US Avg is 100)

Carrboro Elevation: 460 feet above sea level

Land Area: 4.47 square miles

Median Household Income: $43,314

Zip Codes: 27510.

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Carrboro Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (67.1%)
  • Black (13.5%)
  • Hispanic (12.3%)
  • Other race (5.9%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • Chinese (1.9%)
  • Asian Indian (1.3%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Korean (0.8%)
  • Other Asian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (14.0%)
  • English (13.9%)
  • Irish (12.9%)
  • Italian (4.8%)
  • United States (4.5%)
  • Scottish (4.0%)
Foriegn Born: 2,951 people (16.5%)
  • Latin America (60.2%)
  • Asia (26.7%)
  • Europe (13.0%)

Local Carrboro Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles
NFL Football: Carolina Panthers, Washington Redskins
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: Duke University, University of North Carolina

Carrboro School Information

Elementary Schools
Carrboro Elementary (400 Shelton Street, Carrboro, NC, 27510 - Chapel Hill-Carrboro Schools District)

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