Moving to North Carolina
Written by Alyssa Howard, Moveboxer.com
The birthplace of human flight where the Wright Brothers created their first flying machine in 1903, North Carolina continues to be a center for innovation. Today it is headquarters to some of America's largest banks and large high tech research centers as well as some of the best universities in the country, including Duke and the University Of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. Those wanting to relax have a variety of options: skiing, bird watching, rock climbing, camping, spelunking and freshwater and saltwater fishing.
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|Home Ownership Rate:||66.6%||68.1%|
|High School Graduates:||85.0%||83.6%|
|Bachelor's Degree or Higher:||27.9%||26.1%|
|Persons Per Household:||2.59||2.49|
|Persons Per Square Mile:||87.4||196.1|
|Average Commute (min.):||25.2||23.4|
|Average Home Price:||$188,400||$149,100|
|Median Household Income:||$51,914||$45,570|
|Persons Below Poverty Level:||13.8%||15.5%|
|Features of Car Insurance Requirements*:||30/60/25|
* Car Insurance Requirements: The first number is bodily injury liability limit per person, the second is bodily injury liability per accident, and the third is total coverage for property damage.
|Top 5 Cities:||Charlotte
|Major Newspapers:||Asheville Citizen-Times
News and Observer
|Major Sports Teams:||NFL: Carolina Panther
NHL: Carolina Hurricanes"\