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Study: The Places With the Highest Incomes in North Carolina

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A recent analysis by financial technology company SmartAsset found the places in North Carolina where people earn the most money. The analysis was one of the factors in a study measuring the places in North Carolina with the most purchasing power. For a look at the places in North Carolina earning the most money, check out the table below:

Rank County, State Cost of Living Median Income Median Income Index
1 Wake, NC $45,528 $73,577 49.23
2 Union, NC $45,841 $70,858 46.77
3 Camden, NC $43,892 $68,327 44.47
4 Currituck, NC $42,658 $65,758 42.14
5 Orange, NC $40,560 $65,522 41.93
6 Mecklenburg, NC $41,012 $61,695 38.46
7 Cabarrus, NC $40,528 $60,716 37.57
8 Chatham, NC $40,639 $59,684 36.64
9 Durham, NC $39,626 $56,393 33.65
10 Iredell, NC $39,270 $55,957 33.26

The full study results, methodology, and interactive map can be found here: https://smartasset.com/mortgage/cost-of-living-calculator#northcarolina/median-income


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