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Cabarrus County, North Carolina (NC)

County population in 2021: 231,278 (81% urban, 19% rural); it was 131,063 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 37,760
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 10,621
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 36,974
Renter-occupied apartments: 17,285 (it was 12,545 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

33%

Land area: 364 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 635 people per square mile   (high).

March 2019 cost of living index in Cabarrus County: 92.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (22.5%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (12.1%), Retail trade (11.9%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 81%
  • Government: 14%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 5%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Cabarrus County, NC (2021)
    • 138,45159.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 40,59017.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 27,04311.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 13,2415.7%Two or more races
    • 11,5385.0%Asian alone
    • 3920.2%Some other race alone
    • 230.01%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

37.4 years
North Carolina median age:

39.4 years
Males: 112,500  (48.6%)
Females: 118,778  (51.4%)
Average household size:
Cabarrus County:

2.0 people
North Carolina:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2021: $79,672 ($46,140 in 1999)
This county:

$79,672
North Carolina:

$61,972

Median contract rent in 2021 for apartments: $973 (lower quartile is $754, upper quartile is $1,300)
This county:

$973
State:

$850


Estimated median house or condo value in 2021: $285,000 (it was $108,900 in 2000)
Cabarrus:

$285,000
North Carolina:

$236,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $185,100 - $389,500

Mean price in 2021:

Detached houses: $316,783
Here:

$316,783
State:

$316,354

Townhouses or other attached units: $246,942
Here:

$246,942
State:

$269,203

In 2-unit structures: $212,095
Here:

$212,095
State:

$212,322

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $172,087
Here:

$172,087
State:

$189,814

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $130,961
Here:

$130,961
State:

$258,822

Mobile homes: $88,829
Here:

$88,829
State:

$90,232

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,560
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $433

Institutionalized population: 1,339

Crime in 2021 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 8
  • Robberies: 10
  • Assaults: 27
  • Burglaries: 118
  • Thefts: 390
  • Auto thefts: 58

Crime in 2020 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 5
  • Assaults: 42
  • Burglaries: 168
  • Thefts: 453
  • Auto thefts: 54
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Health of residents in Cabarrus County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2021:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.5. This is about average.
73.3% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
42.2% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
48.8% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
66.4% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 199 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 165 pounds. This is about average.

Health of residents in Cabarrus County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2012:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4. This is about average.
74.9% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
44.3% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
75.7% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is about average.
65.8% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 198 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 159 pounds. This is about average.
35.0% of residents keep firearms around their homes. This is more than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2021: 1719 buildings, average cost: $213,400
  • 2020: 1947 buildings, average cost: $159,800
  • 2019: 1890 buildings, average cost: $166,800
  • 2018: 1809 buildings, average cost: $173,900
  • 2017: 1560 buildings, average cost: $158,500
  • 2016: 1379 buildings, average cost: $150,400
  • 2015: 1411 buildings, average cost: $146,400
  • 2014: 1244 buildings, average cost: $135,500
  • 2013: 1102 buildings, average cost: $142,200
  • 2012: 770 buildings, average cost: $129,500
  • 2011: 643 buildings, average cost: $132,900
  • 2010: 565 buildings, average cost: $140,400
  • 2009: 538 buildings, average cost: $158,500
  • 2008: 989 buildings, average cost: $162,700
  • 2007: 2152 buildings, average cost: $148,700
  • 2006: 2701 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2005: 2613 buildings, average cost: $127,300
  • 2004: 2112 buildings, average cost: $123,400
  • 2003: 1851 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2002: 1904 buildings, average cost: $106,300
  • 2001: 1749 buildings, average cost: $101,800
  • 2000: 1452 buildings, average cost: $100,100
  • 1999: 1714 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 1998: 1734 buildings, average cost: $97,200
  • 1997: 1552 buildings, average cost: $94,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Cabarrus, NC residents
Average permit cost in Cabarrus, NC
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2021: $2,586 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2021: $1,996 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Cabarrus, NC in 2021
Distribution of house value in Cabarrus, NC in 2021
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Cabarrus, NC in 2021
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2021: 9.9%
Cabarrus County:

9.9%
North Carolina:

13.4%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.8% for Black residents, 16.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.5% for American Indian residents, 2.2% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 27.7% for other race residents, 13.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2021: 37.4 years old
(Males: 37.0 years old, Females: 38.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.8 years old, Black residents: 37.7 years old, American Indian residents: 17.6 years old, Asian residents: 35.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.6 years old, Other race residents: 28.1 years old)

Area name: Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Cabarrus County is $613 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $680 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $857 a month.

Cities in this county include: Concord, Kannapolis, Harrisburg, Midland, Township 6, Rimertown, Mount Pleasant.

Cabarrus County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Cabarrus County: Camp Barnhard (A), Endy (B), Royal Park (C), Shankle (D), South Albemarle (E), Badin Waterworks (F), Whitley Mill (G), Austin Mills (H), Stanly County Country Club (I), Cargill Corporation (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Cabarrus County include: Hatley Grove Church (A), Howards Chapel (B), Indian Hill Church (C), New Hope Church (D), Kinza Memorial Church (E), Mountain Creek Church (F), Stony Hill Church (G), Liberty Hill Church (H), Barbee Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bethesda Cemetery (1), Ridgecrest Cemetery (2), Old Freedom Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Stony Mountain Lake Number One (A), Sunset Lake (B), Dafor Lake (C), Ritchies Lake (D), Lake Tillery (E), Tuckertown Reservoir (F), Stony Mountain Lake Number Two (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Clear Creek (A), Sugarloaf Creek (B), Coopers Creek (C), Coldwater Branch (D), Camp Branch (E), Bunny Creek (F), Bill Branch (G), Long Branch (H), Allison Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Cabarrus County include: Morrow Mountain State Park (1), Vista Park (2), Rock Creek Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Anson County , Beckham County, Oklahoma , Cherokee County, South Carolina , Hoke County , Mecklenburg County , Sevier County, Tennessee , Wilson County .

Unemployment in March 2023:
Here:

3.3%
North Carolina:

3.5%

Unemployment by year in Cabarrus, NC
County total employment by year in Cabarrus, NC
County average yearly wages by year in Cabarrus, NC

Current college students: 5,028
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 35.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 22,383 (37.7% naturalized citizens)

Cabarrus County:

9.7%
Whole state:

8.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 5,6112010 or later
  • 6,5142000 to 2009
  • 4,2821990 to 1999
  • 1,1151980 to 1989
  • 4111970 to 1979
  • 372Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 53.1%

Cabarrus County marital status for males Cabarrus County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 68,034
  • One, attached: 2,435
  • Two: 1,581
  • 3 or 4: 1,862
  • 5 to 9: 3,229
  • 10 to 19: 4,188
  • 20 to 49: 2,633
  • 50 or more: 1,125
  • Mobile homes: 5,791

Housing units in Cabarrus County with a mortgage: 37,939 (3,503 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 2,847 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 965

Here:

3.7% with mortgage
State:

96.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Cabarrus County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant57,730188
Mainline Protestant27,97869
Catholic8,4722
Black Protestant3,05819
Other1,3354
None83,485-
Cabarrus County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 27
Cabarrus County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Here:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
This county:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 65
Cabarrus County:

3.99 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 136
This county:

8.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Cabarrus County:

9.7%
North Carolina:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Cabarrus County:

28.5%
State:

28.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.8%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Cabarrus County:

Average size of farms: 111 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $46,464
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $216.63
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 11.23%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 80.91%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $36,271
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 36.73%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.44%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $32,596
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.27%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 20.01
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 3.49%
Corn for grain: 3577 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3428 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 6260 harvested acres
Vegetables: 51 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 68 acres

Tornado activity:

Cabarrus County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below North Carolina state average. It is 2259166.5 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one injury recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/27/1982, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cabarrus County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Carolina state average. It is 25% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 78.8 miles away from Cabarrus County center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 226.9 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 151.8 miles away from the county center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 267.9 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 175.6 miles away from Cabarrus County center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 191.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • North Carolina Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4487, Natural disaster type: Other
  • North Carolina Hurricane Florence, Incident Period: September 7, 2018 - September 29, 2018, FEMA Id: 4393, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3222: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3222, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Tropical Storm Frances, Incident Period: September 07, 2004 to September 12, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1546: September 10, 2004, FEMA Id: 1546, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • North Carolina Severe Ice Storm, Incident Period: December 04, 2002 to December 06, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1448: December 12, 2002, FEMA Id: 1448, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm
  • North Carolina Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 24, 2000 to February 01, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1312: January 31, 2000, FEMA Id: 1312, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • North Carolina Blizzard, Incident Period: January 06, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1087: January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: 1087, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • North Carolina HURRICANE HUGO, Incident Period: September 21, 1989 to September 22, 1989, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-844: September 25, 1989, FEMA Id: 844, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Drought, Incident Period: August 11, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3049: August 11, 1977, FEMA Id: 3049, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • North Carolina Drought and Freezing, Incident Period: March 02, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3033: March 02, 1977, FEMA Id: 3033, Natural disaster type: Freeze, Drought

The number of natural disasters in Cabarrus County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2021 - Cabarrus

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 71,661 (66.8%)
  • Carpooled: 8,711 (8.1%)
  • Bus: 896 (0.8%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 569 (0.5%)
  • Bicycle: 63 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 688 (0.6%)
  • Worked at home: 24,746 (23.1%)
Class of Workers in 2021
Most common industries in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common occupations in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2021


  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2021


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • India (24%)
  • Mexico (23%)
  • Guatemala (4%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (3%)
  • Cuba (3%)
  • Jamaica (2%)
  • Vietnam (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Cabarrus County


  • American (18%)
  • English (8%)
  • German (7%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • European (3%)
  • African (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Cabarrus County, North Carolina in 2010:

  • 660 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 344 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 196 people in state prisons
  • 83 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 55 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 49 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 41 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 34 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 7 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Cabarrus County, North Carolina in 2000:

  • 825 people in nursing homes
  • 345 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 311 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 194 people in state prisons
  • 146 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 135 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 63 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 59 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 47 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 41 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 37 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 11 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 10 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 4 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 4 people in other group homes
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2020 was $82,295.

10.98% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($65,181 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.98%
North Carolina average:

8.85%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
7.14% relocated from other counties in North Carolina ($40,920 average AGI)
3.84% relocated from other states ($24,261 average AGI)
Cabarrus County:

3.84%
North Carolina average:

4.18%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from Mecklenburg County, NC  4.14% ($70,773 average AGI)
from Rowan County, NC  0.92% ($43,990)
from Iredell County, NC  0.27% ($69,013)
from Union County, NC  0.24% ($68,473)
from Stanly County, NC  0.22% ($53,820)
from Gaston County, NC  0.18% ($52,595)
from Guilford County, NC  0.13% ($52,991)


9.49% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($60,849 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.49%
North Carolina average:

7.89%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.84% relocated to other counties in North Carolina ($43,156 average AGI)
2.65% relocated to other states ($17,692 average AGI)
Cabarrus County:

2.65%
North Carolina average:

3.18%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Mecklenburg County, NC  2.66% ($61,108 average AGI)
to Rowan County, NC  1.47% ($49,928)
to Stanly County, NC  0.44% ($65,104)
to Iredell County, NC  0.40% ($74,557)
to Union County, NC  0.24% ($75,040)
to Gaston County, NC  0.22% ($47,177)
to Davidson County, NC  0.13% ($58,762)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2009: 15.8
Births per 1000 population from 2010 to 2019: 12.4

Births per 1000 population in Cabarrus County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2009: 8.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2010 to 2019: 7.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Cabarrus County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Cabarrus County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Cabarrus County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Cabarrus County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Cabarrus County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Cabarrus County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Cabarrus County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 21,436 (17,540 aged, 3,896 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 5,278 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Cabarrus County, North Carolina in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (1,748)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,405)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (1,347)
  • Unspecified dementia (1,313)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (1,266)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1,156)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (853)
  • Congestive heart failure (773)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (733)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (469)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 0.68
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 12,780
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 244
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 49,182

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,627
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 855
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 5

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 25
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 79

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 13
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 43.1. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 27.1
  • Other - 16.0

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 106.2. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 58.1
  • Poisoning - 23.0
  • Other - 25.1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 231,278
  • Male householders: 34,604 (6,404 living alone), Female householders: 38,882 (9,784 living alone)
  • 44,870 spouses (44,668 opposite-sex spouses), 3,685 unmarried partners, (3,368 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 85,914 children (80,282 natural, 1,617 adopted, 4,015 stepchildren), 5,720 grandchildren, 2,314 brothers or sisters, 5,344 parents, 243 foster children, 4,764 other relatives, 3,345 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,593

Size of family households: 24,651 2-persons, 12,522 3-persons, 11,718 4-persons, 4,406 5-persons, 1,314 6-persons, 822 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 16,188 1-person, 1,718 2-persons, 74 3-persons, 73 5-persons.

41,060 married couples with children.
13,077 single-parent households (3,213 men, 9,864 women).

86.5% of residents of Cabarrus speak English at home.
7.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
2.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
2.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (76% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (75% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $606,243,000 ($4,149 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $25,092,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $319,297,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $143,017,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,067,000
Federal grants: $112,135,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,796,000 ($658,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $25,931,000 ($9,131,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $5,082,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $139,448,000
Federal Government insurance: $51,129,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 11,591
Here:

77 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 6,190
Here:

41 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +2,230
Here:

+15 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +11,749
Here:

+78 per 1000 residents
State:

+27 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Cabarrus County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 21.02 millions of gallons per day (5% from ground, 95% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.4

Year house built in Cabarrus County, North Carolina
  • Year house built in Cabarrus County, North Carolina
  • 2522020 or later
  • 17,6952010 to 2019
  • 21,1892000 to 2009
  • 13,7361990 to 1999
  • 8,5701980 to 1989
  • 7,1091970 to 1979
  • 6,6631960 to 1969
  • 6,0761950 to 1959
  • 4,5161940 to 1949
  • 5,0721939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Cabarrus County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Cabarrus County, North Carolina
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Cabarrus County, North Carolina
  • 01 room
  • 1332 rooms
  • 2,1583 rooms
  • 5,6664 rooms
  • 10,8685 rooms
  • 9,1996 rooms
  • 6,8447 rooms
  • 6,4248 rooms
  • 13,4419+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Cabarrus County, North Carolina
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Cabarrus County, North Carolina
  • 4461 room
  • 7772 rooms
  • 4,7133 rooms
  • 5,0284 rooms
  • 2,9715 rooms
  • 2,1746 rooms
  • 9477 rooms
  • 7108 rooms
  • 9879+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Cabarrus County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Cabarrus County, North Carolina
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Cabarrus County, North Carolina
  • 80no bedroom
  • 2491 bedroom
  • 6,7972 bedrooms
  • 26,8333 bedrooms
  • 14,6214 bedrooms
  • 6,1535+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Cabarrus County, North Carolina
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Cabarrus County, North Carolina
  • 446no bedroom
  • 2,5361 bedroom
  • 7,6762 bedrooms
  • 6,5133 bedrooms
  • 1,1004 bedrooms
  • 4825+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Cabarrus County, North Carolina in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Cabarrus County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Cabarrus County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 665no vehicle
  • 10,8731 vehicle
  • 25,8852 vehicles
  • 10,9463 vehicles
  • 4,8164 vehicles
  • 1,5485+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Cabarrus County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Cabarrus County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 815no vehicle
  • 9,4371 vehicle
  • 6,6602 vehicles
  • 1,3023 vehicles
  • 5394 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

87.0% of Cabarrus County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in North Carolina.

Cabarrus County:

87.0%
State average:

85.9%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 115,946
  • Other state: 90,397
  • Northeast: 29,834
  • Midwest: 17,187
  • South: 37,321
  • West: 6,055
Year householders moved into unit in Cabarrus County, NC
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Cabarrus County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 50.2%Utility gas
  • 45.1%Electricity
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 73.0%Electricity
  • 21.6%Utility gas
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Coal or coke

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 3,059
Here:

11.3%
North Carolina:

14.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1,685
Here:

12.4%
North Carolina:

11.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 876
Here:

8.6%
North Carolina:

17.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Cabarrus County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $3,721,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,820,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,516,000
  • Charges - Other: $8,316,000
    Other: $7,214,000
    Hospital Public: $5,771,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $5,413,000
    Hospital Public: $5,236,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $4,792,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $4,242,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $3,969,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $2,244,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,644,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,238,000
    Parks and Recreation: $931,000
    Solid Waste Management: $867,000
    Solid Waste Management: $670,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $540,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $378,000
    Parking Facilities: $15,000
    Parking Facilities: $15,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $49,356,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $44,698,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,645,000
    General Public Buildings: $4,845,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,185,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,286,000
    General Public Buildings: $796,000
    Police Protection: $333,000
    Solid Waste Management: $230,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $211,000
    General - Other: $151,000
    Parks and Recreation: $59,000
    Police Protection: $13,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $370,126,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $333,141,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $24,326,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $21,261,000
    Police Protection: $20,677,000
    Police Protection: $15,271,000
    Correctional Institutions: $11,737,000
    Correctional Institutions: $10,864,000
    Health - Other: $10,318,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,218,000
    General - Other: $8,505,000
    General Public Buildings: $8,236,000
    General Public Buildings: $7,455,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,875,000
    Housing and Community Development: $6,154,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,118,000
    General - Other: $5,708,000
    Financial Administration: $4,839,000
    Housing and Community Development: $4,384,000
    Financial Administration: $4,108,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,982,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,664,000
    Libraries: $3,398,000
    Libraries: $3,072,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,571,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,177,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,970,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,940,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,913,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,429,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,423,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,312,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,007,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $328,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $257,000
    Health - Other: $208,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $3,154,000
    Education: $2,223,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,278,000
    Other: $155,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $22,686,000
    Interest on Debt: $21,387,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $8,554,000
    Other - Health - Other: $7,346,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $6,396,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $4,099,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,662,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,493,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $2,429,000
    Public Welfare: $972,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $53,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $53,000
    Solid Waste Management: $42,000
    Solid Waste Management: $34,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,969,000
    Other: $30,000
    Housing and Community Development: $7,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $409,347,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $371,054,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $339,610,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $320,241,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $125,500,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,461,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,393,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,017,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $56,360,000
    General Revenue - Other: $55,387,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,798,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,882,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,864,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $470,000
    Sale of Property: $390,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $358,000
    Interest Earnings: $228,000
    Rents: $166,000
    Rents: $150,000
    Sale of Property: $111,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,621,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,294,000
    Police Protection: $1,472,000
    Health - Other: $786,000
    Police Protection: $738,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $678,000
    Parks and Recreation: $671,000
    Central Staff Services: $435,000
    Correctional Institutions: $431,000
    Central Staff Services: $421,000
    General - Other: $387,000
    General Public Building: $282,000
    General Public Building: $190,000
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $88,000
    Parks and Recreation: $79,000
    Solid Waste Management: $49,000
    Correctional Institutions: $21,000
    Libraries: $15,000
    General - Other: $11,000
    Health - Other: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $31,189,000
    Cash and Securities: $26,930,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $24,000
    Transit Utilities: $14,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $270,589,000
    Education: $244,075,000
    Public Welfare: $16,848,000
    Public Welfare: $16,489,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,211,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,475,000
    Other: $3,354,000
    Other: $3,250,000
    Transit Utilities: $612,000
    Housing and Community Development: $587,000
    Transit Utilities: $498,000
    Housing and Community Development: $355,000
    Highways: $11,000
  • Tax - Property: $184,785,000
    Property: $161,655,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $52,970,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $47,726,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,192,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,676,000
    Other License: $1,153,000
    Other License: $1,077,000
    Other Selective Sales: $568,000
    Other Selective Sales: $413,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $370,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $340,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $338,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $296,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $225,405,000
    : $207,246,000

Cabarrus County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $3,721,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,820,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,516,000
  • Charges - Other: $8,316,000
    Other: $7,214,000
    Hospital Public: $5,771,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $5,413,000
    Hospital Public: $5,236,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $4,792,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $4,242,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $3,969,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $2,244,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,644,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,238,000
    Parks and Recreation: $931,000
    Solid Waste Management: $867,000
    Solid Waste Management: $670,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $540,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $378,000
    Parking Facilities: $15,000
    Parking Facilities: $15,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $49,356,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $44,698,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,645,000
    General Public Buildings: $4,845,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,185,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,286,000
    General Public Buildings: $796,000
    Police Protection: $333,000
    Solid Waste Management: $230,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $211,000
    General - Other: $151,000
    Parks and Recreation: $59,000
    Police Protection: $13,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $370,126,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $333,141,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $24,326,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $21,261,000
    Police Protection: $20,677,000
    Police Protection: $15,271,000
    Correctional Institutions: $11,737,000
    Correctional Institutions: $10,864,000
    Health - Other: $10,318,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,218,000
    General - Other: $8,505,000
    General Public Buildings: $8,236,000
    General Public Buildings: $7,455,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,875,000
    Housing and Community Development: $6,154,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,118,000
    General - Other: $5,708,000
    Financial Administration: $4,839,000
    Housing and Community Development: $4,384,000
    Financial Administration: $4,108,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,982,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,664,000
    Libraries: $3,398,000
    Libraries: $3,072,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,571,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,177,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,970,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,940,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,913,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,429,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,423,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,312,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,007,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $328,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $257,000
    Health - Other: $208,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $3,154,000
    Education: $2,223,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,278,000
    Other: $155,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $22,686,000
    Interest on Debt: $21,387,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $8,554,000
    Other - Health - Other: $7,346,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $6,396,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $4,099,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,662,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,493,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $2,429,000
    Public Welfare: $972,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $53,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $53,000
    Solid Waste Management: $42,000
    Solid Waste Management: $34,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,969,000
    Other: $30,000
    Housing and Community Development: $7,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $409,347,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $371,054,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $339,610,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $320,241,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $125,500,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,461,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,393,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,017,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $56,360,000
    General Revenue - Other: $55,387,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,798,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,882,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,864,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $470,000
    Sale of Property: $390,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $358,000
    Interest Earnings: $228,000
    Rents: $166,000
    Rents: $150,000
    Sale of Property: $111,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,621,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,294,000
    Police Protection: $1,472,000
    Health - Other: $786,000
    Police Protection: $738,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $678,000
    Parks and Recreation: $671,000
    Central Staff Services: $435,000
    Correctional Institutions: $431,000
    Central Staff Services: $421,000
    General - Other: $387,000
    General Public Building: $282,000
    General Public Building: $190,000
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $88,000
    Parks and Recreation: $79,000
    Solid Waste Management: $49,000
    Correctional Institutions: $21,000
    Libraries: $15,000
    General - Other: $11,000
    Health - Other: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $31,189,000
    Cash and Securities: $26,930,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $24,000
    Transit Utilities: $14,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $270,589,000
    Education: $244,075,000
    Public Welfare: $16,848,000
    Public Welfare: $16,489,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,211,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,475,000
    Other: $3,354,000
    Other: $3,250,000
    Transit Utilities: $612,000
    Housing and Community Development: $587,000
    Transit Utilities: $498,000
    Housing and Community Development: $355,000
    Highways: $11,000
  • Tax - Property: $184,785,000
    Property: $161,655,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $52,970,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $47,726,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,192,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,676,000
    Other License: $1,153,000
    Other License: $1,077,000
    Other Selective Sales: $568,000
    Other Selective Sales: $413,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $370,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $340,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $338,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $296,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $225,405,000
    : $207,246,000

Cabarrus County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $3,721,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,820,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,516,000
  • Charges - Other: $8,316,000
    Other: $7,214,000
    Hospital Public: $5,771,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $5,413,000
    Hospital Public: $5,236,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $4,792,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $4,242,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $3,969,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $2,244,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,644,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,238,000
    Parks and Recreation: $931,000
    Solid Waste Management: $867,000
    Solid Waste Management: $670,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $540,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $378,000
    Parking Facilities: $15,000
    Parking Facilities: $15,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $49,356,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $44,698,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,645,000
    General Public Buildings: $4,845,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,185,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,286,000
    General Public Buildings: $796,000
    Police Protection: $333,000
    Solid Waste Management: $230,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $211,000
    General - Other: $151,000
    Parks and Recreation: $59,000
    Police Protection: $13,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $370,126,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $333,141,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $24,326,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $21,261,000
    Police Protection: $20,677,000
    Police Protection: $15,271,000
    Correctional Institutions: $11,737,000
    Correctional Institutions: $10,864,000
    Health - Other: $10,318,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,218,000
    General - Other: $8,505,000
    General Public Buildings: $8,236,000
    General Public Buildings: $7,455,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,875,000
    Housing and Community Development: $6,154,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,118,000
    General - Other: $5,708,000
    Financial Administration: $4,839,000
    Housing and Community Development: $4,384,000
    Financial Administration: $4,108,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,982,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,664,000
    Libraries: $3,398,000
    Libraries: $3,072,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,571,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,177,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,970,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,940,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,913,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,429,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,423,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,312,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,007,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $328,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $257,000
    Health - Other: $208,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $3,154,000
    Education: $2,223,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,278,000
    Other: $155,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $22,686,000
    Interest on Debt: $21,387,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $8,554,000
    Other - Health - Other: $7,346,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $6,396,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $4,099,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,662,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,493,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $2,429,000
    Public Welfare: $972,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $53,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $53,000
    Solid Waste Management: $42,000
    Solid Waste Management: $34,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,969,000
    Other: $30,000
    Housing and Community Development: $7,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $409,347,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $371,054,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $339,610,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $320,241,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $125,500,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,461,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,393,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,017,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $56,360,000
    General Revenue - Other: $55,387,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,798,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,882,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,864,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $470,000
    Sale of Property: $390,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $358,000
    Interest Earnings: $228,000
    Rents: $166,000
    Rents: $150,000
    Sale of Property: $111,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,621,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,294,000
    Police Protection: $1,472,000
    Health - Other: $786,000
    Police Protection: $738,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $678,000
    Parks and Recreation: $671,000
    Central Staff Services: $435,000
    Correctional Institutions: $431,000
    Central Staff Services: $421,000
    General - Other: $387,000
    General Public Building: $282,000
    General Public Building: $190,000
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $88,000
    Parks and Recreation: $79,000
    Solid Waste Management: $49,000
    Correctional Institutions: $21,000
    Libraries: $15,000
    General - Other: $11,000
    Health - Other: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $31,189,000
    Cash and Securities: $26,930,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $24,000
    Transit Utilities: $14,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $270,589,000
    Education: $244,075,000
    Public Welfare: $16,848,000
    Public Welfare: $16,489,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,211,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,475,000
    Other: $3,354,000
    Other: $3,250,000
    Transit Utilities: $612,000
    Housing and Community Development: $587,000
    Transit Utilities: $498,000
    Housing and Community Development: $355,000
    Highways: $11,000
  • Tax - Property: $184,785,000
    Property: $161,655,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $52,970,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $47,726,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,192,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,676,000
    Other License: $1,153,000
    Other License: $1,077,000
    Other Selective Sales: $568,000
    Other Selective Sales: $413,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $370,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $340,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $338,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $296,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $225,405,000
    : $207,246,000

Cabarrus County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $3,721,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,820,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,516,000
  • Charges - Other: $8,316,000
    Other: $7,214,000
    Hospital Public: $5,771,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $5,413,000
    Hospital Public: $5,236,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $4,792,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $4,242,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $3,969,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $2,244,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,644,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,238,000
    Parks and Recreation: $931,000
    Solid Waste Management: $867,000
    Solid Waste Management: $670,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $540,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $378,000
    Parking Facilities: $15,000
    Parking Facilities: $15,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $49,356,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $44,698,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,645,000
    General Public Buildings: $4,845,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,185,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,286,000
    General Public Buildings: $796,000
    Police Protection: $333,000
    Solid Waste Management: $230,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $211,000
    General - Other: $151,000
    Parks and Recreation: $59,000
    Police Protection: $13,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $370,126,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $333,141,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $24,326,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $21,261,000
    Police Protection: $20,677,000
    Police Protection: $15,271,000
    Correctional Institutions: $11,737,000
    Correctional Institutions: $10,864,000
    Health - Other: $10,318,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,218,000
    General - Other: $8,505,000
    General Public Buildings: $8,236,000
    General Public Buildings: $7,455,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,875,000
    Housing and Community Development: $6,154,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,118,000
    General - Other: $5,708,000
    Financial Administration: $4,839,000
    Housing and Community Development: $4,384,000
    Financial Administration: $4,108,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,982,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,664,000
    Libraries: $3,398,000
    Libraries: $3,072,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,571,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,177,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,970,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,940,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,913,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,429,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,423,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,312,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,007,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $328,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $257,000
    Health - Other: $208,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $3,154,000
    Education: $2,223,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,278,000
    Other: $155,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $22,686,000
    Interest on Debt: $21,387,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $8,554,000
    Other - Health - Other: $7,346,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $6,396,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $4,099,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,662,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,493,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $2,429,000
    Public Welfare: $972,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $53,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $53,000
    Solid Waste Management: $42,000
    Solid Waste Management: $34,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,969,000
    Other: $30,000
    Housing and Community Development: $7,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $409,347,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $371,054,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $339,610,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $320,241,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $125,500,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,461,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,393,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,017,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $56,360,000
    General Revenue - Other: $55,387,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,798,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,882,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,864,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $470,000
    Sale of Property: $390,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $358,000
    Interest Earnings: $228,000
    Rents: $166,000
    Rents: $150,000
    Sale of Property: $111,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,621,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,294,000
    Police Protection: $1,472,000
    Health - Other: $786,000
    Police Protection: $738,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $678,000
    Parks and Recreation: $671,000
    Central Staff Services: $435,000
    Correctional Institutions: $431,000
    Central Staff Services: $421,000
    General - Other: $387,000
    General Public Building: $282,000
    General Public Building: $190,000
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $88,000
    Parks and Recreation: $79,000
    Solid Waste Management: $49,000
    Correctional Institutions: $21,000
    Libraries: $15,000
    General - Other: $11,000
    Health - Other: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $31,189,000
    Cash and Securities: $26,930,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $24,000
    Transit Utilities: $14,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $270,589,000
    Education: $244,075,000
    Public Welfare: $16,848,000
    Public Welfare: $16,489,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,211,000
    General Local Government Support: $3,475,000
    Other: $3,354,000
    Other: $3,250,000
    Transit Utilities: $612,000
    Housing and Community Development: $587,000
    Transit Utilities: $498,000
    Housing and Community Development: $355,000
    Highways: $11,000
  • Tax - Property: $184,785,000
    Property: $161,655,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $52,970,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $47,726,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,192,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,676,000
    Other License: $1,153,000
    Other License: $1,077,000
    Other Selective Sales: $568,000
    Other Selective Sales: $413,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $370,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $340,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $338,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $296,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $225,405,000
    : $207,246,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,038
  • Number of aged recipients: 173
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,865
  • Number of recipients under 18: 521
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,148
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 369
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 710
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 880
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 21 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED970$156,876818$190,0404,753$182,564112$94,7778$666,750281$127,01469$93,942
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED43$156,16351$164,216404$175,03521$52,3331$1,177,00019$137,68415$47,600
APPLICATIONS DENIED132$157,273141$153,5741,774$181,582107$45,6363$692,66795$120,61170$80,429
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN102$154,353112$206,6961,050$186,55031$100,1291$29,950,00055$129,76419$105,579
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS30$159,86718$169,389266$195,86115$151,4000$016$109,5634$100,250
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 20 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED162$224,747202$205,2285$139,8000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED58$215,75981$211,2226$137,0002$104,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED24$198,08338$251,2631$100,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN12$234,83313$187,3851$140,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$165,1436$208,3334$101,7500$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Cabarrus, NC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Cabarrus, NC - Value
Most common first names in Cabarrus County, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1,08771.7 years
Mary92677.8 years
William78374.0 years
John77073.5 years
Robert58171.3 years
Charles39371.7 years
Margaret33076.8 years
George32974.0 years
Annie31181.1 years
Ruth29879.2 years
Most common last names in Cabarrus County, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith51874.5 years
Williams27174.3 years
Miller26673.8 years
Furr23875.2 years
Brown22074.4 years
Bost21175.5 years
Johnson20571.7 years
Blackwelder20475.2 years
Davis17673.9 years
Cook17672.5 years
Businesses in Cabarrus County, NC
NameCountNameCount
ALDI4La-Z-Boy1
AT&T5Lane Bryant2
Academy Sports + Outdoors2LensCrafters1
Advance Auto Parts3Levi Strauss & Co.1
Aeropostale2Little Caesars Pizza4
American Eagle Outfitters3Long John Silver's1
Ann Taylor2Lowe's3
Applebee's2Marriott4
Arby's4Marshalls1
Ashley Furniture1MasterBrand Cabinets3
AutoZone4Maurices2
Banana Republic1McDonald's9
Bath & Body Works2Men's Wearhouse1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Microtel1
Blockbuster1Motherhood Maternity1
Brooks Brothers1New Balance1
Budget Car Rental1Nike17
Buffalo Wild Wings1Nissan1
Burger King4OfficeMax1
CVS7Old Navy1
Charlotte Russe1Olive Garden1
Chevrolet2On The Border1
Chick-Fil-A5Pac Sun1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Panera Bread1
Church's Chicken1Papa John's Pizza1
Cinnabon 1Payless1
Cold Stone Creamery1Penske3
Comfort Suites1PetSmart1
Cracker Barrel2Pier 1 Imports2
Cricket Wireless5Pizza Hut4
Curves1Quiznos2
Dairy Queen2RadioShack3
Days Inn1Red Lobster1
Decora Cabinetry2Rite Aid3
Dennys1Ruby Tuesday2
Discount Tire2Rue213
Domino's Pizza2Ryan's Grill1
DressBarn2SAS Shoes1
Dressbarn2SONIC Drive-In4
Dunkin Donuts5Sam's Club1
Econo Lodge1Sears2
Eddie Bauer1Skechers USA1
Express1Sleep Inn2
FedEx18Spencer Gifts1
Finish Line2Sprint Nextel5
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Staples1
Foot Locker2Starbucks6
Ford1Steak 'n Shake2
Forever 211Subaru1
GNC4Suburban1
GameStop4T-Mobile8
Gap1T.G.I. Driday's1
Gymboree1T.J.Maxx1
H&R Block7Taco Bell6
Hardee's5Target1
Hilton3The Limited1
Hobby Lobby1Tire Kingdom2
Holiday Inn2Toyota1
Home Depot1Toys"R"Us2
Honda1True Value1
Hot Topic2U-Haul11
Howard Johnson1UPS22
Hyundai1Vans2
IHOP1Verizon Wireless1
JCPenney1Victoria's Secret2
Jack In The Box2Waffle House4
Jamba Juice1Walgreens5
Jones New York5Walmart3
Journeys2Wendy's2
Justice1Wet Seal1
KFC3Wingate1
Kmart1YMCA2
Kohl's1

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