Welcome to WAKE COUNTY. By: Daniel J. Koenig West Lee Middle School. Wake’s county seat is Raleigh!. Population. As of 2008 the estimated population was 374,000 with an annual growth rate of 4.17 percent. Since the population is one of the highest in North Carolina and the county’s
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Welcome toWAKE COUNTY
By: Daniel J. Koenig
West Lee Middle School
Wake’s county seat is Raleigh!
As of 2008 the estimated population was
374,000 with an annual growth rate of 4.17
percent. Since the population is one of the
highest in North Carolina and the county’s
population is growing, Wake County would be a
perfect place for a business to relocate to,
because the business will have many people to
sell their products to.
Races in Wake County:
Median Home Age: 17
Median Home Cost $356000
Homes Owned: 61.43%
Housing Vacant: 6.49%
Homes Rented: 31.43%
Property Tax Rate: $8.22
Median Home Age: 21
Median Home Cost $217200
Homes Owned: 64.07%
Housing Vacant: 14.48%
Homes Rented: 21.45%
Property Tax Rate: 13.28%
According to the chart the major city in Wake County (Raleigh) has a very low crime rate compared to many other major cities. Having a low crime rate is a great reason for companies to expand to Wake County since the threat of any of their workers being robbed or injured is very low.
The percentages represent (43.82 percent) the percentage of people who are religious in Wake County.