|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Butner is 8,487. Butner, North Carolina is the 3,488th largest city in the US.
Butner is located entirely in Granville County.
The current population of Butner (8,487) is it's peak population.
Butner has grown 31.4% since the 2000. Butner, North Carolina is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 78% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Butner has a population density of 544.9 people per square mile.
|3483||Lake Geneva, Wisconsin||8,504||10.3%|
|3484||Park City, Kansas||8,503||36.6%|
|3488||Butner, North Carolina||8,487||31.4%|
|3489||Richland Hills, Texas||8,484||4.2%|
|3491||Hastings-on-Hudson, New York||8,482||9.6%|
|3492||Conover, North Carolina||8,478||25.5%|
The total voting age population of Butner, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,762. The voting age population is 45.4% male and 54.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.1% of the residents of Butner are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Butner are 53.6% White, 31.1% Black, 8.2% Other, 4.5% Two or more races, 1.4% Asian, 0.6% American Indian and 0.5% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 13.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Butner, 18.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 23.3%. On a per-household basis, 10.0% of families are below the poverty line in Butner.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.8% of Butner residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 75.9% of Butner residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.5% have a bachelor's degree and 5.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Butner residents aged 5 and older, 12.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Butner is 8.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Butner, 29.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Butner is $45,366.
In Butner, 61.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 38.5% of housing units in Butner.
Of all the housing units in Butner, 2.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Butner, 31.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 940 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Butner is $923.
In Butner, 81.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.