Latest Data (2018)
Population 34,234
Nationwide Rank 1125

Quick Facts

Goldsboro, North Carolina is the 1,125th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Goldsboro, North Carolina is a city.

Goldsboro, North Carolina is currently 23.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Goldsboro, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Goldsboro, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1115 McMinnville, Oregon 34,617 29.6%
1116 Menlo Park, California 34,549 12.2%
1117 Socorro, Texas 34,533 24.3%
1118 Vestavia Hills, Alabama 34,461 11.5%
1119 Norristown, Pennsylvania 34,422 9.8%
1120 Georgetown, Kentucky 34,395 85.6%
1121 Plainfield, Indiana 34,386 67.5%
1122 Wenatchee, Washington 34,329 19.4%
1123 University City, Missouri 34,322 -8.9%
1124 Butte-Silver Bow, Montana 34,284 1.4%
1125 Goldsboro, North Carolina 34,234 -14.7%
1126 Torrington, Connecticut 34,228 -2.8%
1127 Douglasville, Georgia 34,190 75.6%
1128 Beverly Hills, California 34,183 0.8%
1129 Kennesaw, Georgia 34,172 59.5%
1130 Adelanto, California 34,160 87.8%
1131 Foster City, California 34,151 18.6%
1132 Cottonwood Heights, Utah 34,117 -2.9%
1133 Pullman, Washington 34,019 35.8%
1134 Cookeville, Tennessee 34,005 28.8%
1135 San Dimas, California 33,982 -3.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
616 Chapel Hill 60,988 26.9%
671 Huntersville 57,098 118.3%
712 Rocky Mount 54,242 -7.7%
724 Apex 53,852 153.6%
726 Burlington 53,748 17.0%
779 Kannapolis 49,761 33.0%
786 Wilson 49,329 9.4%
879 Wake Forest 44,046 236.8%
946 Hickory 40,925 8.5%
984 Indian Trail 39,619 190.8%
1008 Mooresville 38,431 97.1%
1052 Holly Springs 36,749 263.0%
1101 Monroe 35,311 28.9%
1125 Goldsboro 34,234 -14.7%
1143 Salisbury 33,834 10.6%
1179 Matthews 32,635 41.3%
1252 Garner 30,502 61.9%
1270 New Bern 30,113 29.4%
1277 Sanford 29,917 27.5%
1283 Cornelius 29,748 109.9%
1304 Fuquay-Varina 29,200 256.1%
1372 Morrisville 27,453 393.0%
1388 Mint Hill 27,169 57.2%
1400 Statesville 27,042 14.9%
1421 Thomasville 26,635 8.6%
1461 Asheboro 25,844 16.3%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 34,234 1,125
2017 35,197 1,098
2016 35,792 1,065
2015 35,826 1,060
2014 35,947 1,045
2013 36,306 1,016
2012 37,051 983
2011 36,907 980
2010 36,437 982
2009 38,335 920
2008 38,198 913
2007 38,294 898
2006 38,254 890
2005 38,921 860
2004 39,431 839
2003 39,448 839
2002 39,625 829
2001 39,758 820
2000 40,165 796
1990 44,966 593