Latest Data (2018)
Population 4,636
Nationwide Rank 4950

Quick Facts

Granite Falls, North Carolina is the 4,950th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Granite Falls, North Carolina is a town.

Granite Falls, North Carolina is currently 1.8% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Granite Falls, North Carolina's growth is below average. 66% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4940 Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania 4,659 -3.0%
4941 Vilonia, Arkansas 4,650 120.1%
4942 Mount Olive, North Carolina 4,648 2.0%
4943 Lemoyne, Pennsylvania 4,647 16.4%
4944 Neptune City, New Jersey 4,645 -11.3%
4945 Cherokee Village, Arkansas 4,640 -0.2%
4946 Farrell, Pennsylvania 4,640 -23.0%
4947 Haskell, Arkansas 4,640 71.3%
4948 Eldon, Missouri 4,639 -5.2%
4949 Columbia, Kentucky 4,636 5.1%
4950 Granite Falls, North Carolina 4,636 0.0%
4951 La Grange, Texas 4,632 3.0%
4952 Fox River Grove, Illinois 4,630 -7.3%
4953 Rock Hill, Missouri 4,624 -2.8%
4954 Blakely, Georgia 4,623 -18.6%
4955 Danville, Pennsylvania 4,623 -5.6%
4956 Pleasant View, Tennessee 4,621 56.3%
4957 Lindstrom, Minnesota 4,620 47.6%
4958 Meadows Place, Texas 4,617 -6.1%
4959 Sandy Oaks, Texas 4,615
4960 Higginsville, Missouri 4,609 -1.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
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%
4150 Carolina Beach 6,354 24.2%
4153 Hamlet 6,340 2.1%
4221 Boiling Spring Lakes 6,137 102.5%
4260 Cherryville 6,026 8.9%
4342 St. James 5,837 569.3%
4419 Zebulon 5,646 37.8%
4464 Nashville 5,531 24.7%
4468 Bessemer City 5,527 3.6%
4509 Stokesdale 5,458 66.9%
4558 Whiteville 5,340 3.4%
4578 Mocksville 5,291 24.4%
4582 Wadesboro 5,287 -5.5%
4590 Williamston 5,273 -11.2%
4599 Angier 5,253 55.5%
4633 Sawmills 5,186 4.8%
4647 Walkertown 5,150 23.7%
4662 Ayden 5,116 8.6%
4687 Erwin 5,078 12.5%
4724 Archer Lodge 5,014
4750 Raeford 4,962 29.8%
4780 Long View 4,917 3.6%
4793 Pleasant Garden 4,907 3.9%
4819 Midway 4,873 8.1%
4860 Ahoskie 4,801 -2.6%
4884 Dallas 4,750 26.4%
4932 Farmville 4,677 5.5%
4936 Edenton 4,668 -6.4%
4942 Mount Olive 4,648 2.0%
4950 Granite Falls 4,636 0.0%
4965 Newport 4,603 37.3%
4986 Creedmoor 4,576 89.9%
4992 Boiling Springs 4,559 17.2%
5032 Jamestown 4,490 44.8%
5067 Valdese 4,438 -5.5%
5080 Cramerton 4,422 47.8%
5085 Wingate 4,420 82.1%
5105 Beaufort 4,391 15.7%
5113 Carolina Shores 4,378 132.7%
5150 Canton 4,332 7.8%
5179 Pittsboro 4,287 79.8%
5180 Shallotte 4,287 141.1%
5222 Spindale 4,227 6.0%
5224 North Wilkesboro 4,225 1.3%
5234 China Grove 4,213 14.2%
5276 Burgaw 4,140 19.6%
5287 Tabor City 4,122 62.2%
5294 Randleman 4,119 14.6%
5336 Rutherfordton 4,058 -2.7%
5346 Trent Woods 4,045 -4.2%
5348 Franklin 4,042 5.8%
5356 Elkin 4,036 -3.4%
5397 Gamewell 3,976 3.2%
5398 Weaverville 3,974 35.6%
5418 Sunset Beach 3,952 86.5%
5461 Wallace 3,895 16.3%
5496 Lake Park 3,837 79.2%
5502 Benson 3,832 27.1%
5503 Fairview 3,832 24.4%
5509 Southport 3,828 57.2%
5574 Stanley 3,742 22.1%
5583 Eastover 3,728 -2.7%
5592 Hudson 3,711 20.9%
5597 Emerald Isle 3,702 6.2%
5605 Midland 3,692 44.1%
5607 Lowell 3,688 38.1%
5640 Ranlo 3,636 63.1%
5673 Lillington 3,604 23.5%
5732 Louisburg 3,535 10.1%
5738 Kitty Hawk 3,530 17.7%
5760 Wilkesboro 3,498 9.3%
5786 Elizabethtown 3,469 -9.2%
5809 Plymouth 3,447 -16.6%
5819 Red Oak 3,438 25.9%
5827 Maiden 3,427 4.9%
5871 Flat Rock 3,362 24.8%
5875 Red Springs 3,357 -3.5%
5884 Troy 3,343 -5.3%
5888 Windsor 3,339 44.1%
5894 Whispering Pines 3,335 60.7%
5954 Swansboro 3,273 85.3%
5986 Spencer 3,241 -3.4%
6011 Rural Hall 3,216 30.9%
6014 Locust 3,209 26.0%
6115 Landis 3,127 2.4%
6125 Warsaw 3,115 2.0%
6156 Wallburg 3,082 7.2%
6184 Mineral Springs 3,055 64.9%
6194 Murfreesboro 3,043 23.8%
6195 River Bend 3,043 3.9%
6232 Pembroke 3,001 9.4%
6241 Granite Quarry 2,994 33.3%
6287 Nags Head 2,940 8.4%
6298 Polkton 2,925 49.1%
6310 Southern Shores 2,915 31.4%
6327 Yadkinville 2,899 1.9%
6509 Cajah's Mountain 2,736 1.1%
6527 Sylva 2,724 11.8%
6535 Troutman 2,720 54.0%
6548 Marshville 2,712 14.0%
6564 Wentworth 2,702 -2.7%
6573 Wilson's Mills 2,689 96.9%
6586 Tobaccoville 2,680 17.2%
6626 Liberty 2,656 -0.1%
6628 Grifton 2,654 17.1%
6643 La Grange 2,634 -7.0%
6661 Bermuda Run 2,616 83.0%
6666 Fairmont 2,611 0.1%
6683 Holly Ridge 2,598 213.0%
6751 Wrightsville Beach 2,542 -1.9%
6805 Haw River 2,499 31.0%
6808 Carthage 2,497 25.7%
6858 Coats 2,464 31.9%
6902 Norwood 2,431 -5.9%
6925 Surf City 2,417 63.7%
6986 Mayodan 2,371 -3.9%
6992 Maxton 2,368 -12.8%
7052 St. Pauls 2,332 15.9%
7066 Laurel Park 2,321 16.9%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 4,636 4,950
2017 4,659 4,917
2016 4,685 4,897
2015 4,662 4,891
2014 4,673 4,876
2013 4,699 4,834
2012 4,665 4,837
2011 4,679 4,829
2010 4,722 4,778
2009 4,574 4,823
2008 4,576 4,802
2007 4,550 4,803
2006 4,540 4,780
2005 4,548 4,750
2004 4,543 4,731
2003 4,579 4,688
2002 4,595 4,664
2001 4,632 4,625
2000 4,635 4,614
1990 3,653 4,950