North Carolina

HOUSEHOLD INCOME

Because incomes fluctuate greatly in the ten years between counts, the Census cannot provide us with income trends. Rather, it takes a snapshot of income levels and depicts a general picture of income rise, fall and change.

Household Income, 2000 (1999 Income)
Percent of Total
Number Households
Total Households 3,133,282 100.00%
Less than $9,999 328,770 10.49%
$10,000 - $14,999 201,123 6.42%
$15,000 - $24,999 431,701 13.78%
$25,000 - $34,999 435,975 13.91%
$35,000 - $49,999 553,041 17.65%
$50,000 - $74,999 608,777 19.43%
$75,000 - $99,999 279,020 8.91%
$100,000 - $149,999 188,621 6.02%
$150,000 - $199,999 50,650 1.62%
$200,000 and above 55,604 1.77%

Household Income, 1990 (1989 Income)
Percent of Total
Number Households
Total Households 2,517,098 100.00%
Less than $9,999 429,025 17.04%
$10,000 - $14,999 250,496 9.95%
$15,000 - $24,999 497,371 19.76%
$25,000 - $34,999 432,954 17.20%
$35,000 - $49,999 443,188 17.61%
$50,000 - $74,999 312,349 12.41%
$75,000 - $99,999 85,545 3.40%
$100,000 - $149,999 42,401 1.68%
$150,000 and above 23,769 0.94%

Source: Census 2000 analyzed by the Social Science Data Analysis Network (SSDAN).

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