|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Knightdale is 19,576. Knightdale, North Carolina is the 1,901st largest city in the US.
Knightdale is located entirely in Wake County.
The current population of Knightdale (19,576) is it's peak population.
Knightdale has grown 210.1% since the 2000. Knightdale, North Carolina is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 94% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Knightdale has a population density of 1,837.1 people per square mile.
|1895||Lake Zurich, Illinois||19,660||5.9%|
|1900||South El Monte, California||19,590||-7.4%|
|1901||Knightdale, North Carolina||19,576||210.1%|
|1902||Kinston, North Carolina||19,546||-17.9%|
|1905||Lexington, North Carolina||19,516||-2.0%|
|1907||North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina||19,485||72.1%|
The total voting age population of Knightdale, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 11,041. The voting age population is 46.1% male and 53.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 8.9% of the residents of Knightdale are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Knightdale are 44.1% White, 44.1% Black, 6.8% Other, 3.0% Two or more races, 1.8% Asian and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 12.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Knightdale, 3.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 1.2%. On a per-household basis, 2.1% of families are below the poverty line in Knightdale.
Among those aged 16 and older, 76.0% of Knightdale residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.8% of Knightdale residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 38.6% have a bachelor's degree and 11.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Knightdale residents aged 5 and older, 17.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Knightdale is 4.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Knightdale, 17.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Knightdale is $69,684.
In Knightdale, 66.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.3% of housing units in Knightdale.
Of all the housing units in Knightdale, 0.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Knightdale, 57.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 3,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Knightdale is $1,161.
In Knightdale, 90.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.