Latest Data (2013)
Population 146
Nationwide Rank 17609

Quick Facts

Tar Heel, North Carolina is the 17,609th largest city in the United States as of 2013.

Tar Heel, North Carolina is a town.

Tar Heel, North Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2013 Tar Heel had its largest population ever.

Tar Heel, North Carolina is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 100% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2013
17603 Gaylesville, Alabama 4.2%
17604 Hastings, Iowa -32.4%
17605 Houghton, Iowa 12.3%
17606 Kevin, Montana -17.9%
17607 Rosendale, Missouri -18.8%
17608 Searsboro, Iowa -8.1%
17609 Tar Heel, North Carolina 108.5%
17610 Cadiz, Indiana -18.9%
17611 Cassandra, Pennsylvania 7.4%
17612 Castana, Iowa -18.5%
17613 Conger, Minnesota -3.3%
17614 Daisy, Georgia 14.1%
17615 Du Bois, Nebraska -12.6%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2013 146 17,609
2012 145 17,626
2011 145 17,629
2010 117 18,099
2009 67 18,927
2008 68 18,924
2007 68 18,931
2006 68 18,939
2005 68 18,948
2004 69 18,941
2003 68 18,954
2002 68 18,958
2001 69 18,954
2000 70 18,953
1990 115 18,162