Latest Data (2018)
Population 12,921
Nationwide Rank 2554

Quick Facts

Davidson, North Carolina is the 2,554th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Davidson, North Carolina is a town.

Davidson, North Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Davidson had its largest population ever.

Davidson, North Carolina is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 94% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Davidson, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2544 Coolidge, Arizona 12,993 52.5%
2545 Half Moon Bay, California 12,973 9.2%
2546 Claremont, New Hampshire 12,967 -1.4%
2547 New Carrollton, Maryland 12,964 2.9%
2548 Lumberton, Texas 12,962 45.5%
2549 Forest Hill, Texas 12,959 -0.1%
2550 Glen Carbon, Illinois 12,959 22.1%
2551 University Heights, Ohio 12,938 -8.3%
2552 El Dorado, Kansas 12,935 0.7%
2553 Marshall, Missouri 12,934 1.8%
2554 Davidson, North Carolina 12,921 77.9%
2555 Holly Springs, Georgia 12,920 258.7%
2556 Grass Valley, California 12,914 8.6%
2557 West Carrollton, Ohio 12,914
2558 North Adams, Massachusetts 12,904 -11.9%
2559 Orangeburg, South Carolina 12,903 0.0%
2560 Martinsville, Virginia 12,902 -15.9%
2561 Beeville, Texas 12,863 -1.4%
2562 Kingston, Pennsylvania 12,862 -6.8%
2563 Glendale, Wisconsin 12,846 -3.5%
2564 Federal Heights, Colorado 12,845 6.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1529 Kernersville 24,767 31.3%
1648 Clayton 22,850 165.8%
1687 Leland 22,070 435.2%
1740 Carrboro 21,314 20.3%
1771 Lumberton 20,840 -1.3%
1790 Clemmons 20,563 29.9%
1812 Havelock 20,232 -9.9%
1824 Kinston 20,083 -15.6%
1832 Shelby 20,038 -3.8%
1867 Boone 19,562 44.5%
1914 Lexington 18,917 -5.0%
1991 Lenoir 17,938 -1.0%
2038 Elizabeth City 17,558 1.8%
2049 Knightdale 17,423 176.0%
2121 Morganton 16,555 -4.9%
2149 Pinehurst 16,320 66.3%
2167 Waxhaw 16,181 424.6%
2169 Mount Holly 16,135 66.7%
2175 Albemarle 16,106 0.5%
2176 Harrisburg 16,075 242.3%
2199 Stallings 15,892 120.5%
2208 Hope Mills 15,800 29.6%
2228 Mebane 15,589 104.0%
2275 Graham 15,086 14.0%
2281 Laurinburg 15,033 -5.8%
2288 Henderson 14,936 -8.6%
2295 Eden 14,870 -6.1%
2331 Roanoke Rapids 14,495 -14.6%
2362 Southern Pines 14,277 28.4%
2377 Hendersonville 14,107 23.3%
2392 Reidsville 14,013 -4.3%
2395 Lewisville 13,999 19.4%
2518 Newton 13,129 3.2%
2554 Davidson 12,921 77.9%
2590 Smithfield 12,669 14.7%
2614 Belmont 12,495 40.4%
2704 Spring Lake 12,005 -3.9%
2725 Elon 11,851 73.8%
2788 Archdale 11,502 26.4%
2827 Summerfield 11,278 64.0%
2879 Weddington 10,949 61.6%
2880 Lincolnton 10,945 8.3%
2883 Kings Mountain 10,933 6.2%
2900 Tarboro 10,844 -3.3%
3028 Mount Airy 10,260 -5.6%
3058 Waynesville 10,112 5.5%
3113 Winterville 9,845 102.4%
3142 Dunn 9,718 4.5%
3160 Morehead City 9,600 21.7%
3168 Washington 9,536 -1.9%
3283 Wesley Chapel 8,984 234.8%
3310 Pineville 8,897 47.0%
3330 Oxford 8,807 4.6%
3342 Rockingham 8,776 -8.1%
3415 Clinton 8,529 -1.0%
3454 Conover 8,400 24.3%
3473 Fletcher 8,333 96.3%
3485 Roxboro 8,303 -4.6%
3532 Siler City 8,205 15.6%
3546 Black Mountain 8,148 8.0%
3556 Rolesville 8,111 719.2%
3570 Oak Island 8,072 21.0%
3633 Brevard 7,900 15.9%
3643 Marion 7,871 14.6%
3662 Butner 7,820 21.1%
3667 Wendell 7,809 76.7%
3693 Aberdeen 7,708 119.3%
3802 Mills River 7,359 28.7%
3836 Gibsonville 7,257 55.2%
3838 Hillsborough 7,239 31.9%
3855 Kill Devil Hills 7,202 21.8%
3870 Forest City 7,153 -5.0%
3911 Unionville 7,041 41.0%
3926 Oak Ridge 6,977 68.6%
3950 Selma 6,913 13.3%
3957 King 6,877 14.0%
4047 Trinity 6,627 -1.4%
4063 Marvin 6,592 357.7%
4067 Woodfin 6,582 17.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 12,921 2,554
2017 12,684 2,580
2016 12,452 2,604
2015 12,207 2,624
2014 11,981 2,654
2013 11,750 2,672
2012 11,484 2,707
2011 11,244 2,731
2010 10,944 2,772
2009 10,547 2,821
2008 10,290 2,858
2007 9,638 2,969
2006 8,943 3,109
2005 8,832 3,112
2004 8,568 3,159
2003 8,410 3,170
2002 7,768 3,348
2001 7,597 3,385
2000 7,260 3,456
1990 4,163 4,585