|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cornelius is 31,650. Cornelius, North Carolina is the 1,253rd largest city in the US.
Cornelius is located entirely in Mecklenburg County.
The current population of Cornelius (31,650) is it's peak population.
Cornelius has grown 123.3% since the 2000. Cornelius, North Carolina is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 89% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Cornelius has a population density of 2,058.4 people per square mile.
|1247||West Bend, Wisconsin||31,727||11.8%|
|1248||Ithaca, New York||31,710||9.7%|
|1252||Alamogordo, New Mexico||31,652||-9.9%|
|1253||Cornelius, North Carolina||31,650||123.3%|
|1259||Dania Beach, Florida||31,454||14.9%|
The total voting age population of Cornelius, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 21,227. The voting age population is 46.4% male and 53.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.0% of the residents of Cornelius are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cornelius are 84.9% White, 8.6% Black, 2.3% Asian, 2.2% Two or more races and 2.0% Other. Additionally, 8.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cornelius, 7.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.1%. On a per-household basis, 4.6% of families are below the poverty line in Cornelius.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.3% of Cornelius residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.9% of Cornelius residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 53.5% have a bachelor's degree and 17.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cornelius residents aged 5 and older, 9.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cornelius is 3.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cornelius, 6.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cornelius is $90,542.
In Cornelius, 68.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 31.5% of housing units in Cornelius.
Of all the housing units in Cornelius, 0.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Cornelius, 49.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 6,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cornelius is $1,219.
In Cornelius, 91.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.