Statistics for our Area

Statistics for our Area

 

 

       Climate (Mild, 4-Seasons)   

                                                          

      High              Low   
      Average        70     48
Summer 89 68
Winter 49 27
 
 
Average annual rainfall: 49 inches
Average annual snowfall:   7.5 inches

 

 

           Population (2007)

 

 City Population    
Chapel Hill 54,904
Carrboro 19,178
Orange County 120,100
Durham/Orange/Chatham/Person MSA               479,624
 
Median Age (Orange Co.):   33

 

 

Cost of Living

102.7 National Average (1st Q 2008)

Comparison Index  106.6

Housing Costs (2007)

Average home cost:  $342,740
Average monthly rent (2BR unfurnished apt):  $864

 

 

                  Taxes (2007) 

 

Type Rate
Property Tax – Chapel Hill                  $.58/$100 valuation
Property Tax – Carrboro $.69/$100 valuation
Property Tax – county $.99/$100 valuation
Property Tax – school district tax $.23/$100 valuation
Local State Sales Tax 6.75%
State Income Tax 6.0–7.75%

 

 

                       Tax Information   

 

City Phone                            
Chapel Hill                       919-968-2759
Carrboro 919-942-8541
Orange County 919-967-9251
State Tax 919-733-4692

 

 

Income (2007)

Per Capita Annual Income:   $37,690
Median Family Income:    $75,178

 

Unemployment Rate (2008)

Orange County:    4.7%

 

 

               10 Largest Employers

 

Business Employees
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill            1,000+
UNC Health Care 1,000+
Chapel Hill / Carrboro City Schools 1,000+
Orange County Schools 1,000+
Orange County 500-999
Town of Chapel Hill 500-999
Sports Endeavors Inc. DBA Eurosport 500-999
HR Prime LLC 500-999
A Southern Season 500-999
Aramark Food and Supply Services 500-999

 

Contact Information

Photo of Kitty B. Stockton Real Estate
Kitty B. Stockton
RE/MAX Winning Edge
1526 E. Franklin Street, Ste. 101
Chapel Hill NC 27514
Mobile: (919) 215-4109
Fax: (919) 932-7030