What is the current population of Cary?

Based on the latest 2020 data from the US census, the current population of Cary is 170,282. Cary, North Carolina is the 154th largest city in the US.

What was the peak population of Cary?

The current population of Cary (170,282) is it's peak population.

How quickly is Cary growing?

Cary has grown 74.8% since the 2000. Cary, North Carolina is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 91% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

What county is Cary, North Carolina in?

Parts of Cary are located within Chatham County and Wake County.

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2019 170,282 154
2018 168,160 155
2017 165,904 157
2016 162,320 158
2015 159,769 158
2014 155,227 160
2013 151,088 163
2012 145,693 171
2011 141,690 177
2010 135,234 182
2009 136,637 179
2008 129,225 185
2007 121,029 199
2006 113,110 218
2005 107,353 226
2004 103,771 233
2003 102,333 239
2002 100,640 246
2001 99,838 246
2000 97,411 249
1990 45,497 585

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
144 Newport News, Virginia 179,225 -0.5%
145 Rancho Cucamonga, California 177,603 37.5%
146 Santa Rosa, California 176,753 18.4%
147 Peoria, Arizona 175,961 58.5%
148 Oceanside, California 175,742 8.5%
149 Elk Grove, California 174,775 113.9%
150 Salem, Oregon 174,365 26.4%
151 Pembroke Pines, Florida 173,591 25.5%
152 Eugene, Oregon 172,622 24.1%
153 Garden Grove, California 171,644 3.7%
154 Cary, North Carolina 170,282 74.8%
155 Fort Collins, Colorado 170,243 41.7%
156 Corona, California 169,868 31.6%
157 Springfield, Missouri 167,882 10.2%
158 Jackson, Mississippi 160,628 -13.2%
159 Alexandria, Virginia 159,428 23.1%
160 Hayward, California 159,203 12.9%
161 Clarksville, Tennessee 158,146 52.1%
162 Lakewood, Colorado 157,935 9.3%
163 Lancaster, California 157,601 32.2%
164 Salinas, California 155,465 8.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2019
67 Greensboro 296,710 29.8%
74 Durham 278,993 47.7%
90 Winston-Salem 247,945 22.6%
108 Fayetteville 211,657 6.1%
154 Cary 170,282 74.8%
224 Wilmington 123,744 37.8%
260 High Point 112,791 30.2%
330 Concord 96,341 70.1%
354 Greenville 93,400 48.7%
357 Asheville 92,870 27.4%

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