Carrboro Real Estate Market Overview

Could Carrboro, NC be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Carrboro. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Carrboro such as Chape...l Hill and Hillsborough. When you’re ready, Trulia has 20 resale and new homes in Carrboro lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$276,000

Median Sales Price

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$168

Price Per Sqft

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$1,295

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Carrboro show a 9% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -4% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Carrboro for May 24 to Aug 23 was $276,000 based on 29 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Carrboro was $168, a decrease of -4% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Carrboro for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,295.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Carrboro can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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37

Counts of Arrest

17

Counts of Assault

7

Counts of Burglary


Best Schools in Carrboro

There are 13 schools in Carrboro.

Elementary Schools
8

Mary Scroggs Elementary School

Public, PK-5

7

Elizabeth Seawell Elementary School

Public, PK-5

7

Mel And Zora Rashkis Elementary School

Public, PK-5

Middle Schools
10

Mcdougle Middle School

Public, 6-8

9

R D And Euzelle Smith Middle School

Public, 6-8

7

Grey Culbreth Middle School

Public, 6-8

High Schools
9

Carrboro High School

Public, 9-12

9

Chapel Hill High School

Public, 9-12

2

Pace Academy

Charter, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Carrboro by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
58%
Single residents
Home owners
23%
Home owners
Median age
31
Median age
Household income
$38,611
Median household income
College educated
67%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Carrboro commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
66% commute by car
4% commute by bike
23% commute by public transportation
3% commute by foot

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