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About Knightdale

Knightdale is a suburb in the Raleigh Metro Area and in the Wake County. It has a population of 19,127 and a population density of 2,252, which is 96% above the national average. It has a median age of 36, which is 1 year below the Raleigh Metro median age and 3 years below the national average.


Knightdale has a median home value of $390,200, which is 10% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,890 is 8% above the metro average rent and 10% below the national average rent. The average household income in Knightdale is $79,364 , which is 14% below the Metro average household income and 6% above the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Knightdale is 6. Knightdale also has a crime index 102 that is above the Metro average and above the National average, making it one of the best places to raise a family in Raleigh.


$390,200Median Home Value
$434,960 Raleigh Metro Area
$1,890Median Rent
$1,730 Raleigh Metro Area
2 /10 - 10 /10
School Rating
104
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
27 mins To Raleigh Metro Area

Knightdale Zip Code

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Knightdale's population is made up of 53% married, 33% single, 11% divorced and 4% widowed. Millennials make up the largest percentage of the population at 30%, while Baby Boomers have the second largest segment at 28%. Homeowners make up 65% of the population in Knightdale.

19,127Population
1,484,338 Raleigh Metro Area
2,252Population Density
  • 48% Male
  • 52% Female
36 Median Age
37 Raleigh Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Knightdale is $37,980. The Median Household Income is $79,364 and the Knightdale Unemployment Rate is 6%.

$37,980Income Per Capita
$47,404 Raleigh Metro Area
$79,364Median Household Income
$92,739 Raleigh Metro Area
7% Poverty Rate
8% Raleigh Metro Area
6% Unemployment Rate
3% Raleigh Metro Area
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Amenities in Knightdale
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$390,200Median Home Value
$434,960 Raleigh Metro Area
$1,890Median Rent
$1,730 Raleigh Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Raleigh Metro Area

Occupancy Type

Renters
35%
Home Owners
65%
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2 /10 - 10 /10
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Top Schools in Knightdale

Wake County School District
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1512 White Oak Church Road, Apex, NC, 27523
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Wake County School District
6
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7615 O'Kelly Chapel Road, Cary, NC, 27519
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Wake County School District
6
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11500 Holly Springs New Hill Road, Apex, NC, 27539
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Wake County School District
6
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109 Ridge Street, Knightdale, NC, 27545
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Wake County School District
4
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3707 Marsh Creek Road, Raleigh, NC, 27604
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27 mins
Raleigh Metro Area
Commute To
Raleigh-Durham International Airport
38 mins
Medical College of Virginia Medical Ctr
3 hr 18 mins
Duke University Hosp
53 mins
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Knightdale crime index is 104 which is higher than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Knightdale.

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Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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