What is the current population of High Point?

Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of High Point is 114,086. High Point, North Carolina is the 258th largest city in the US.

High Point Geography [top]

What county is High Point, North Carolina in?

Parts of High Point are located within Davidson County, Forsyth County, Guilford County and Randolph County.

What is the size of High Point, North Carolina in square miles?

High Point has an area of 53.8 square miles. High Point is the 9th largest city, by area, in North Carolina.

High Point Population Facts [top]

What was the peak population of High Point?

The current population of High Point (114,086) is it's peak population.

How quickly is High Point growing?

High Point has grown 31.7% since the 2000. High Point, North Carolina is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 64% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

What is the population density of High Point, North Carolina?

High Point has a population density of 1,939.9 people per square mile.

High Point Demographics [top]

What is the voting age population of High Point, North Carolina?

The total voting age population of High Point, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 77,041. The voting age population is 46.1% male and 53.9% female.

What percentage of High Point, North Carolina residents are senior citizens?

According to the latest census statistics, 14.7% of the residents of High Point are 65 or older.

What are the racial demographics of High Point, North Carolina?

The racial demographics of High Point are 49.5% White, 35.9% Black, 7.7% Asian, 3.3% Two or more races, 3.0% Other, 0.6% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 10.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.

What percentage of High Point, North Carolina residents are below the poverty line?

In High Point, 17.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.6%. On a per-household basis, 13.9% of families are below the poverty line in High Point.

What percentage of High Point, North Carolina residents are in the labor force?

Among those aged 16 and older, 62.2% of High Point residents are in the labor force.

What are the education levels among High Point, North Carolina residents?

Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.6% of High Point residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 31.3% have a bachelor's degree and 10.6% have a graduate or professional degree.

What percentage of High Point, North Carolina residents speak a non-English language at home?

Among High Point residents aged 5 and older, 18.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 8.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 4.2% speak an Asian language.

High Point Income & Labor Statistics [top]

What is the unemployment rate in High Point, North Carolina?

The unemployment rate in High Point is 6.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.

What percentage of High Point, North Carolina residents work for the government?

In High Point, 11.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.

What is the median income in High Point, North Carolina?

The median household income in High Point is $47,234.

High Point Housing & Rent Statistics [top]

What percentage of housing units are owner-occupied in High Point, North Carolina?

In High Point, 54.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.

What percentage of housing units are rented in High Point, North Carolina?

Renters occupy 45.2% of housing units in High Point.

What percentage of High Point, North Carolina housing units were built before 1940?

Of all the housing units in High Point, 7.0% of them were build before 1940.

What percentage of High Point, North Carolina housing units were built after 2000?

In High Point, 25.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 12,100 units.

What is the median monthly rent in High Point, North Carolina?

The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in High Point is $879.

What percentage of households in High Point, North Carolina have broadband internet?

In High Point, 81.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.

High Point Population By Year

Population Graph For High Point
Year Population Rank in US
2021 114,086 258
2020 113,892 266
2019 112,791 260
2018 112,316 260
2017 111,513 261
2016 111,223 259
2015 110,268 260
2014 108,629 263
2013 107,741 260
2012 106,586 260
2011 105,824 259
2010 104,371 259
2000 86,609 295
1990 69,763 335

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US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2021
248 Evansville, Indiana 116,486 -3.9%
249 Richardson, Texas 116,382 26.1%
250 Broken Arrow, Oklahoma 116,330 44.1%
251 Richmond, California 115,639 16.0%
252 League City, Texas 115,595 151.9%
253 Manchester, New Hampshire 115,462 7.6%
254 Lakeland, Florida 115,425 35.6%
255 Carlsbad, California 115,302 45.1%
256 Antioch, California 114,794 25.3%
257 Westminster, Colorado 114,561 13.0%
258 High Point, North Carolina 114,086 31.7%
259 Provo, Utah 114,084 7.9%
260 Lowell, Massachusetts 113,994 8.3%
261 Elgin, Illinois 113,911 20.0%
262 Waterbury, Connecticut 113,811 6.0%
263 Springfield, Illinois 113,394 1.0%
264 Gresham, Oregon 113,103 24.7%
265 Murrieta, California 112,991 118.1%
266 Lewisville, Texas 112,944 44.0%
267 Las Cruces, New Mexico 112,914 53.4%
268 Lansing, Michigan 112,684 -5.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2021
113 Fayetteville 208,778 4.6%
148 Cary 176,987 81.6%
240 Wilmington 117,643 31.0%
258 High Point 114,086 31.7%
286 Concord 107,697 90.2%
355 Asheville 94,067 29.0%
388 Greenville 88,728 41.3%
435 Gastonia 81,161 20.0%
506 Jacksonville 72,876 10.7%
610 Apex 62,911 196.2%
624 Huntersville 61,839 136.5%
631 Chapel Hill 61,128 27.2%
664 Burlington 58,818 28.0%

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