|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Carrboro is 21,312. Carrboro, North Carolina is the 1,777th largest city in the US.
Carrboro is located entirely in Orange County.
The peak population of Carrboro was in 2020, when its population was 21,435. In 2020, Carrboro was the 1,763rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,777th largest city in the US. Carrboro is currently 0.6% smaller than it was in 2020.
Carrboro has grown 20.3% since the 2000. Carrboro, North Carolina's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Carrboro has a population density of 3,030.3 people per square mile. Carrboro has the highest population density in North Carolina.
|1771||Mineola, New York||21,433||11.3%|
|1772||Mountlake Terrace, Washington||21,428||4.7%|
|1773||South Lake Tahoe, California||21,414||-9.4%|
|1775||Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin||21,392||32.9%|
|1776||New Hope, Minnesota||21,356||2.3%|
|1777||Carrboro, North Carolina||21,312||20.3%|
|1779||Secaucus, New Jersey||21,295||33.7%|
|1780||Elmwood Park, New Jersey||21,267||12.3%|
|1781||Park Forest, Illinois||21,261||-9.5%|
The total voting age population of Carrboro, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 15,139. The voting age population is 45.4% male and 54.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.5% of the residents of Carrboro are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Carrboro are 73.7% White, 11.0% Black, 9.4% Asian, 4.2% Two or more races, 1.3% Other and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 7.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Carrboro, 15.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.4%. On a per-household basis, 7.3% of families are below the poverty line in Carrboro.
Among those aged 16 and older, 74.5% of Carrboro residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.1% of Carrboro residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 70.6% have a bachelor's degree and 41.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Carrboro residents aged 5 and older, 18.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 6.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 5.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 5.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Carrboro is 4.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Carrboro, 29.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Carrboro is $58,702.
In Carrboro, 42.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 57.2% of housing units in Carrboro.
Of all the housing units in Carrboro, 1.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Carrboro, 16.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Carrboro is $1,078.
In Carrboro, 90.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.