Population In Wendell, North Carolina

Population7962

In terms of political views, the Wendell population skews Democratic. The top religion in Wendell is Protestant. The top age group is 45-64 per census data.

Household Types in Wendell, North Carolina

  • Singles in Wendell 56.8%
  • Married Couples in Wendell 43.2%

Age Groups of People Living in Wendell, North Carolina

  • 18 to 24 year olds 10.8%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 22.4%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 26.0%
  • 65+ year olds 16.4%

Race Diversity in Wendell, North Carolina

The Race Diversity score in Wendell, North Carolina is 36.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 24.3%
  • Whites 56.4%
  • Black or African Americans 23.7%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 0.0%
  • Asians 0.4%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 2.5%
  • Other 17.0%

The Religion of people living in Wendell, North Carolina

The primary religious affiliation in Wendell, North Carolina is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Wendell, North Carolina is 21.3Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant31.1%
Catholic11.0%
Orthodox0.3%
Other / Christian0.0%
Mormon1.0%
Jewish0.4%
Muslim1.1%
Buddhist0.7%
Hindu0.6%
Other / Non-Christian0.2%
No Religion53.6%

Industry and Occupation in Wendell, North Carolina

The top industry present in Wendell, North Carolina is Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services. 37.4 % of residents work in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, while only 6.0% work in Production, transportation, and material moving occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Wendell, North Carolina is 62.9.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1.0%
  • Construction 9.7%
  • Manufacturing 7.8%
  • Wholesale trade 0.7%
  • Retail trade 14.0%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 1.3%
  • Information 2.6%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 6.1%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 10.0%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 18.1%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 20.9%
  • Other services, except public administration 3.9%
  • Public administration 4.0%

The Occupation Diversity score in Wendell, North Carolina is 66.7.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 37.4%
  • Service occupations 22.0%
  • Sales and office occupations 27.3%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 7.4%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 6.0%

Average Educational level of people living in Wendell,North Carolina

61.4% of residents in Wendell, North Carolina have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 55.5% of residents in Wendell, North Carolina hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Wendell, North Carolina is 73.3.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 9.1%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 29.5%
  • Some college or associate's degree 31.9%
  • Bachelor's degree 17.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree 11.9%