Graham Alamance County, North Carolina

Graham: City in North Carolina

About

Graham is a city located in the county of Alamance in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 14,153 and a population density of 573 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 15,766 inhabitants.

Graham Quick Facts

Population : 15,766 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Alamance County
Different from : Graham County
Postal code : 27253
Phone Area Codes : 336
Area : 24.71 km2
Altitude : 653 feet / 199 meters
Capital city : Graham is capital of Alamance County
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 02:16:39 (4th October 2022)
Density : 638 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 10.23% (2010-2020)
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Location of Graham on North Carolina map.
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Geography

Graham is located at 36°4'9"N 79°24'2"W (36.0690300, -79.4005800).

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Demographics

The population of Graham increased by 10.23% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1870 502 - estimation process
2010 14,153 96.45% census
2011 14,328 1.22% estimation process
2012 14,322 -0.04% estimation process
2013 14,369 0.33% estimation process
2014 14,407 0.26% estimation process
2015 14,503 0.66% estimation process
2016 14,599 0.66% estimation process
2017 14,778 1.21% estimation process
2018 15,065 1.91% estimation process
2019 15,646 3.71% estimation process
2020 15,766 0.76% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 72,828
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 61,963
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 17.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 75,102
April 1, 2010 Population : 61,961
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.6%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 27.7%
People over 65 (%) : 11.7%
Female persons, % : 51.5%
White only, percent : 79.6%
Black or African American alone, percent : 6.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 9.8%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.6%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 4.7%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 76.5%
2015-2019 Veterans : 2,856
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 12.1%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 80.8%

Graham zip code is 27253. County name: Alamance, County fips: 37001

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 80.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $323,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,979
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $645
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,525
2015-2019 Households : 25,366
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.74
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 15.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 97.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 94.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 97.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 73.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.1%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 133,453
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 508,383
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 279,705
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,005,868
2012 total retail sales per capita : $15,596
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $108,539
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $49,424
Percentage of people living in poverty : 3.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 5,450
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,884
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,915
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 934
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,236
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 452
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,685
2010 population per square mile : 1,784.1
2010 land area in square miles : 34.73

Best Things to Do in Graham

1 Children's Museum of Alamance County

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Children's Museum of Alamance County

2 Bill Cooke Park

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3 Swepsonville River Park

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4 Graham Historical Museum

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Graham Historical Museum

5 Captain White House

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Captain White House

Where ot Eat in Graham

1 McDonald's

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McDonald's

2 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen

Rating: 3.8 (1498)

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Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen

3 Biscuitville

Rating: 4.4 (909)

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Biscuitville

4 Waffle House

Rating: 4 (698)

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Waffle House

5 Bojangles

Rating: 3.8 (604)

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Where to Stay in Graham

1 Quality Suites

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Other Places in Graham

1 Graham City Hall

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2 Swepsonville Town Hall

Rating: 5 (1)

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Swepsonville Town Hall

3 Graham Tax Collector

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Graham Tax Collector

4 City of Graham

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People born in Graham (10)

People born in Graham, including baseball player Dave Sappelt, basketball player Jesse Branson, baseball player Clise Dudley, .

List

  • Jacob Brent (American actor) he was born in 25/10/1971
  • Jane Albright (basketball coach) she was born in 26/05/1955
  • Jim Holt (American baseball player) he was born in 27/05/1944
  • Tom Zachary (American baseball pitcher) he was born in 07/05/1896
  • Bobby Keck (racecar driver from North Carolina) he was born in 29/08/1934
  • Jamie Newman (American football player) he was born in 01/12/1997
  • Nancy Riddle Hinchliffe (U.S. military veteran) she was born in 01/01/1916

Schools in Graham

College & universities near Graham, NC

Code Name City ZIP
199786 Alamance Community College Graham (NC) 27253-8000

Stations (14)

Amtrak & bus stations near Graham, NC

Code Name Address Type
BNC Burlington 101 North Main Street RAIL
GRO J. Douglas Galyon Depot 236 East Washington Street RAIL
DNC Durham 400 W. Chapel Hill Street RAIL
HPT High Point 100 West High St RAIL
DAN Danville 677 Craghead St. RAIL

Post offices near Graham

Post Office Name City ZIP
Graham Post Office Graham (NC) 27253

Other places with the same name (6)

  • Graham , Texas city in north central Texas with a population of 8,568 people.
  • Graham , Indiana unincorporated community in Daviess County, Indiana with a population of 1,651 people.
  • Graham , Pennsylvania township in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania with a population of 1,338 people.
  • Graham , Georgia city in Appling County, Georgia, United States of America with a population of 289 people.
  • Graham , Missouri city in Nodaway County, Missouri, United States with a population of 153 people.

Other cities in Alamance County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Alamance County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Burlington 55,599 City in Chittenden County, Vermont, United States
Mebane 16,732 City in Alamance County, North Carolina, United States
City of Graham 14,153 City in North Carolina
Elon 12,186 Town in North Carolina
Glen Raven 2,750 Township in Alamance County, North Carolina
Haw River 2,532 City in Alamance County, North Carolina, United States of America
Green Level 2,341 City in Alamance County, North Carolina, United States of America
Saxapahaw 1,648 Township in Alamance County, North Carolina
Swepsonville 1,386 Town of the United States
Pleasant Hill 1,087 Pleasant Hill is a city in Alamance County, North Carolina
Alamance 1,047 City in Alamance County, North Carolina, United States of America
Ossipee 593 Human settlement in Alamance County, North Carolina, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Graham distances to largest North Carolina cities