Latest Data (2017)
Population 21,040
Nationwide Rank 1741

Quick Facts

Lumberton, North Carolina is the 1,741st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Lumberton, North Carolina is a city.

Lumberton, North Carolina is currently 2.3% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Lumberton, North Carolina's growth is below average. 74% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Lumberton, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1731 Birmingham, Michigan 21,142 9.7%
1732 Louisville, Colorado 21,128 10.9%
1733 East Ridge, Tennessee 21,118 2.8%
1734 Ashland, Oregon 21,117 8.0%
1735 Arnold, Missouri 21,113 5.7%
1736 East Moline, Illinois 21,109 -1.6%
1737 Bluffton, South Carolina 21,085 817.5%
1738 Ypsilanti, Michigan 21,076 -5.6%
1739 New Hope, Minnesota 21,063 0.9%
1740 Easley, South Carolina 21,053 16.1%
1741 Lumberton, North Carolina 21,040 -0.3%
1742 Sanford, Maine 21,028
1743 Sweetwater, Florida 21,028 48.0%
1744 Charleston, Illinois 20,996 -0.7%
1745 Palisades Park, New Jersey 20,988 22.3%
1746 South Milwaukee, Wisconsin 20,988 -1.0%
1747 Piqua, Ohio 20,987 1.0%
1748 South El Monte, California 20,987 -0.8%
1749 Cartersville, Georgia 20,978 30.1%
1750 Grayslake, Illinois 20,957 11.8%
1751 Fairhope, Alabama 20,935 64.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
939 Hickory 40,611 7.7%
990 Indian Trail 38,980 186.1%
1021 Mooresville 37,820 94.0%
1095 Holly Springs 35,223 247.9%
1098 Goldsboro 35,197 -12.3%
1099 Monroe 35,065 28.0%
1132 Salisbury 33,849 10.6%
1191 Matthews 32,117 39.1%
1282 New Bern 29,590 27.1%
1293 Sanford 29,313 24.9%
1297 Cornelius 29,191 105.9%
1309 Garner 28,858 53.2%
1347 Fuquay-Varina 27,906 240.4%
1399 Mint Hill 26,748 54.8%
1408 Statesville 26,657 13.2%
1411 Thomasville 26,615 8.5%
1423 Morrisville 26,461 375.2%
1451 Asheboro 25,863 16.4%
1546 Kernersville 24,386 29.3%
1709 Carrboro 21,544 21.6%
1717 Clayton 21,405 149.0%
1741 Lumberton 21,040 -0.3%
1782 Kinston 20,509 -13.8%
1792 Clemmons 20,420 29.0%
1818 Shelby 20,018 -3.9%
1820 Havelock 20,008 -10.9%
1823 Leland 19,976 384.5%
1884 Boone 19,205 41.9%
1919 Lexington 18,775 -5.7%
1988 Lenoir 17,943 -1.0%
2007 Elizabeth City 17,756 2.9%
2114 Morganton 16,519 -5.1%
2159 Hope Mills 16,135 32.3%
2171 Pinehurst 16,028 63.4%
2179 Albemarle 15,977 -0.2%
2187 Knightdale 15,849 151.0%
2197 Harrisburg 15,728 234.9%
2206 Stallings 15,647 117.1%
2210 Mount Holly 15,635 61.5%
2259 Laurinburg 15,156 -5.0%
2262 Waxhaw 15,147 391.1%
2271 Eden 15,041 -5.1%
2274 Mebane 14,973 95.9%
2290 Henderson 14,852 -9.1%
2292 Graham 14,814 11.9%
2294 Roanoke Rapids 14,787 -12.9%
2370 Southern Pines 14,029 26.2%
2386 Hendersonville 13,954 21.9%
2393 Lewisville 13,913 18.6%
2401 Reidsville 13,857 -5.4%
2509 Newton 13,098 3.0%
2580 Davidson 12,684 74.7%
2593 Spring Lake 12,580 0.6%
2636 Smithfield 12,309 11.5%
2677 Belmont 12,046 35.3%
2771 Archdale 11,518 26.5%
2831 Summerfield 11,198 62.9%
2880 Tarboro 10,856 -3.2%
2890 Kings Mountain 10,791 4.8%
2892 Lincolnton 10,776 6.6%
2893 Weddington 10,773 59.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 21,040 1,741
2016 21,499 1,704
2015 21,667 1,683
2014 21,716 1,668
2013 21,823 1,649
2012 21,768 1,636
2011 21,683 1,627
2010 21,542 1,620
2009 21,924 1,590
2008 21,781 1,583
2007 21,638 1,584
2006 21,384 1,595
2005 21,237 1,574
2004 21,052 1,572
2003 21,009 1,560
2002 20,920 1,550
2001 20,943 1,534
2000 21,121 1,507
1990 19,781 1,385