Demographics 2019-05-17T11:48:43+00:00

BALLANTYNE AREA DEMOGRAPHICS

The demographic information provided here illustrates the diverse, highly educated and creative talent pool who finds Ballantyne a desirable destination.

#1

Elementary, Middle & High School in county school system

22%

of Charlotte MSA Households (over half a million people) live within 10 miles of Ballantyne

71,000+

Millennials between the ages of 29-34 live within 10 miles of Ballantyne
  • The fastest population growth in greater Charlotte region is occurring in South Charlotte, where the local growth rate has increased by 69% since 2001, which is twice the rate of the overall Charlotte MSA, almost three times the state’s and four times the national growth rate
  • Ballantyne population growth leads South Charlotte region
  • Of the 148,000 who have moved to South Charlotte since 2001, 50% are non-white or Hispanic
  • The highest concentration of college graduates within Charlotte are found within the Ballantyne zip code where just over 31,000 people have at least a bachelor’s degree
  • The Ballantyne zip code has the highest number of adults working within the Information and Science/Technology sectors
  • The fastest population and household growth within Charlotte today is occurring within a 10-mile ring of Ballantyne, where the local growth rate is projected to be 2.4% annually through 2020, which is 50% faster than the overall Charlotte MSA, double the state’s and more than triple the national growth rate
  • Regarding educational attainment:
    • Within a one-mile radius of Ballantyne, over 5,000 people have a graduate or post-graduate degree
    • Within a three-mile radius, over 35,000 people have a graduate or post-graduate degree
    • Within a five-mile radius, over 72,000 people have a graduate or post-graduate degree