Chapel Hill Demographics


  • Total Population37,546
  • Male Population(47.4 %) 17,807
  • Female Population(52.6 %) 19,739
  • Median Age33.50
There are currently 37,546 people living in Chapel Hill. Out of the total population number, 17,807 are men and 19,739 are women. The median age for Chapel Hill dwellers is 33.50.


  • White Collar17,231
  • Blue Collar2,796
There are currently 17,231 white-collar jobs and 2,796 blue-collar jobs in Chapel Hill.


  • Total Households15,117
  • Family Households9,063
  • Non-family Households6,054
  • Households With Children5,290
  • Households Without Children9,827
  • Average People Per Household2.47
There are currently 15,117 households in Chapel Hill. Out of this total, 9,063 are family households, 6,054 are non-family households, 5,290 are households with children and 9,827 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Chapel Hill is 2.47.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School658
  • Some High School5,356
  • Some College6,420
  • Associate Degree1,557
  • Bachelors Degree8,252
There are 658 people living in Chapel Hill without a high school degree, 5,356 people with some high school degree and 6,420 people with a college degree. 1,557 people have an associate degree, 8,252 hold a bachelor’s degree, while boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married9,149
  • Married15,137
  • Separated406
  • Widowed1,590
  • Divorced2,986
9,149 of the people living in Chapel Hill have never been married, while 15,137 are married and 406 are separated. A total of 1,590 people are widowed and 2,986 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$95,941
  • Median Household Income$60,650
  • Median Income Under 25$23,214
  • Median Income 25-44$62,520
  • Median Income 45-64$79,806
  • Median Income Over 65$48,250

The average household income for people living in Chapel Hill is $95,941, while the median household income is $60,650. The median income in Chapel Hill is $23,214 for those under 25, $62,520 for those aged 25 to 44, $79,806 for those aged 45 to 64, and $48,250 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.