NC

National Population : 333,590,059
North Carolina State Population : 10,753,007

About Kannapolis, NC

Kannapolis, NC is located in Cabarrus County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Kannapolis is about 50,841 with about 602 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 227,967.

The Average Home Value is $194,583.33, which is roughly 18% higher than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 3% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $65,999.67, which is roughly 25% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 13% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Kannapolis is about 7.8%.

North Carolina is ranked #52 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 6.19 out of 100.

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Voting

Cabarrus County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 17.5% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 53.94%
Democratic: 44.5%
Libertarian: 0.93%
Other: 0.41%
Green: 0.22%


Nearby Locations

Landis, NC (2.13 mi.)
Kannapolis, NC (6.16 mi.)
Mount Ulla, NC (8.64 mi.)
Rockwell, NC (9.18 mi.)
Salisbury, NC (9.23 mi.)
Granite Qry, NC (9.76 mi.)
Concord, NC (11.64 mi.)
Spencer, NC (12.31 mi.)
Mooresville, NC (12.89 mi.)
Cleveland, NC (13.07 mi.)
Barber, NC (13.07 mi.)
Mt Pleasant, NC (14.53 mi.)
Mount Pleasant, NC (14.53 mi.)
Gold Hill, NC (15.09 mi.)
Davidson, NC (15.23 mi.)
Woodleaf, NC (15.29 mi.)
Cornelius, NC (16.68 mi.)
Harrisburg, NC (16.79 mi.)
Huntersville, NC (18.27 mi.)
Troutman, NC (19.08 mi.)
Charlotte, NC (19.21 mi.)
Linwood, NC (19.25 mi.)
Richfield, NC (19.64 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28023, 28025, 28027, 28036, 28081, 28083
Latitude : 35.499715
Longitude : -80.676534
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 853 ft.
Area Code(s) : 704, 980

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.61
Male Population Estimate : 38.91%
Female Population Estimate : 41.12%
Median Age : 37.4
Male Median Age : 36.1
Female Median Age : 38.4

White Population Estimate : 62.34%
Black Population Estimate : 12.18%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 8.26%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.60%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.68%
Other Population Estimate : 4.89%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Kannapolis specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Cabarrus County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Cabarrus County: About 117 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Cabarrus County is about 1% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 59% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.