Latest Data (2015)
Population 146
Nationwide Rank 17596

Quick Facts

Tar Heel, North Carolina is the 17,596th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Tar Heel, North Carolina is a town.

Tar Heel, North Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 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
2000-2015
17590 Grover, Colorado -4.5%
17591 Hordville, Nebraska -2.0%
17592 Northville, South Dakota 18.6%
17593 Sedgwick, Arkansas -31.7%
17594 Shubert, Nebraska -42.0%
17595 Sprague, Nebraska 1.3%
17596 Tar Heel, North Carolina 108.5%
17597 Wheeler, Illinois 22.6%
17598 Big Lake, Missouri 15.0%
17599 Cadiz, Indiana -18.9%
17600 Cloud Lake, Florida -14.2%
17601 Colfax, North Dakota 59.3%
17602 Conde, South Dakota -22.0%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 146 17,596
2014 147 17,589
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