Albemarle

Albemarle

Albemarle serves as the county seat and is a significant economic and cultural center for the area.

Albemarle serves as the county seat and is a significant economic and cultural center for the area. With a rich history dating back to the 1700s, the city carries a sense of historical charm, reflected in its well-preserved downtown area. Over the years, Albemarle's economy has diversified, moving beyond its agricultural and manufacturing roots to encompass sectors like healthcare, education, and retail. The presence of Pfeiffer University adds an academic dimension to the community. Albemarle also benefits from its proximity to Lake Tillery and Morrow Mountain State Park, offering residents and visitors opportunities for outdoor recreation. This vibrant city strikes a balance between its historical heritage and modern amenities, making it an appealing place to live or explore in the heart of North Carolina. 


Overview for Albemarle, NC

25,941 people live in Albemarle, where the median age is 42.3 and the average individual income is $27,004. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

25,941

Total Population

42.3 years

Median Age

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$27,004

Average individual Income

Around Albemarle, NC

There's plenty to do around Albemarle, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

20
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
17
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Lillie Ann Home Cooking, Ly Cuisine, and Jin Jin Chinese Restaurant.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.75 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 1.83 miles 26 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining · $ 3.57 miles 9 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining · $ 2.12 miles 4 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.05 miles 11 reviews 4.7/5 stars
Dining · $ 1.61 miles 13 reviews 4.7/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Albemarle, NC

Albemarle has 10,512 households, with an average household size of 2.4. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Albemarle do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 25,941 people call Albemarle home. The population density is 197.46 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

25,941

Total Population

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

42.3

Median Age

49.86 / 50.14%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
10,512

Total Households

2.4

Average Household Size

$27,004

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

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White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Albemarle, NC

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Primary Schools ()
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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Albemarle. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Stanly County Virtual Education
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Millingport Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
East Albemarle Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Stanly Early College High
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Stanly Academy Learning Center
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
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