Demographics and Statistics

The 2010 US Census reported 63,505 as the total population for Chatham County.  This is an increase of 28.7% since the total in year 2000.  

 

2010 US Census - Population  

 
   A.  Population - County  63,505
   B.  Population breakdown by town  
   a.  Siler City                                     7,887
   b.  Pittsboro  3,743
   c.  Goldston  268
   d.  Cary (predominantly in Wake County) >1,422
   e.  Unincorporated towns

>50,000

 

 
2017 Estimates                      
   A.  Media Age  46.9
   B.  Median Household Income  $58,555
   C.  Per Capita Income  $35,109
   D.  Population - County 71,472
   E.  Population breakdown by town  
a.  Siler City 8,190
b.  Pittsboro 4,221
c.  Goldston  293
d.  Cary (predominantly in Wake County) Total Population: 165,904
e.  Unincorporated towns  >56,000
   F.  Population breakdown by race  
a.  White alone 71.6%
b.  African American alone  12.7%
c.  Hispanic or Latino  12.5%
d.  Other races  3.2%

 

The above information was gathered from several website.  For more detailed demographics and statistics information, please click one of the following links.

 

US Census Bureau

American Fact Finder 

Quick Facts

NC Department of Commerce County Profiles