Latest Data (2015)
Population 59,568
Nationwide Rank 618

Quick Facts

Chapel Hill, North Carolina is the 618th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Chapel Hill, North Carolina is a town.

Chapel Hill, North Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Chapel Hill had its largest population ever.

Chapel Hill, North Carolina is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 71% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Chapel Hill, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
612 Pontiac, Michigan -11.4%
613 St. Clair Shores, Michigan -4.9%
614 Port Orange, Florida 28.5%
615 Lakewood, Washington 2.4%
616 Springfield, Ohio -9.4%
617 Great Falls, Montana 4.4%
618 Chapel Hill, North Carolina 24.0%
619 Huntington Park, California -3.2%
620 Lancaster, Pennsylvania 4.5%
621 Coconut Creek, Florida 34.0%
622 Idaho Falls, Idaho 15.7%
623 San Rafael, California 5.3%
624 Noblesville, Indiana 96.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 59,568 618
2014 59,376 611
2013 59,635 598
2012 58,424 604
2011 57,571 608
2010 57,233 603
2009 53,546 651
2008 52,636 656
2007 51,890 660
2006 50,837 663
2005 49,925 671
2004 49,381 673
2003 49,300 660
2002 48,778 661
2001 48,771 652
2000 48,032 654
1990 38,346 716