North Carolina Urban and Regional Planners: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Urban And Regional Planners in North Carolina

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Fast Facts for Urban Planners in North Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Asheville, Raleigh and Wilmington
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Greensboro, Hickory and Fayetteville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charlotte, Raleigh and Durham

Salaries for Urban Planners in North Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Charlotte, Durham and Greensboro

Schools for Urban Planners in North Carolina are listed below.

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More North Carolina Urban Planners Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Appalachian State University Boone Doctorate 15,871
East Carolina University Greenville Doctorate & First Professional 25,990
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill Doctorate & First Professional 28,136
University of North Carolina at Charlotte Charlotte Doctorate 22,388

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Urban Planners

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for North Carolina. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Urban Planners

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Urban Planners relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary

North Carolina

Asheville 60 $57580 1.26
Fayetteville 30 $57970 0.99
Greensboro 60 $57600 0.69
High Point 60 $57600 0.69
Durham 100 $62190 1.34
Chapel Hill 100 $62190 1.34
Raleigh 180 $61390 1.27
Wilmington 30 $58560 1.05
Winston 40 $57050 0.61
Salem 40 $57050 0.61
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