Charlotte Region Demographics

Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, and its surrounding 16-county region have a dynamic and diverse population and workforce. Here you’ll find information on population, projected growth, demographics, educational levels, industry wages and other data. Some graphs allow you to select from among the 16 counties within the region using a dropdown menu.

For more information on Mecklenburg County, contact the Chamber’s business analytics and data department. For more information on the Charlotte USA region, contact our regional ally, the Charlotte Regional Partnership.

Hover over the graphs and maps for details. You can also download the following in printable PDF format below:

Population Growth and Change by County

Age, Race, Gender and Veteran Status Demographics by County

Industry Structure, Educational Attainment for and Union Participation by County

Home Value, Vacancy Rates and Commuting Times by County