Latest Data (2017)
Population 26,461
Nationwide Rank 1423

Quick Facts

Morrisville, North Carolina is the 1,423rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Morrisville, North Carolina is a town.

Morrisville, North Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Morrisville had its largest population ever.

Morrisville, North Carolina is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 100% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Morrisville, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1413 New Lenox, Illinois 26,575 44.6%
1414 Batavia, Illinois 26,563 8.8%
1415 Xenia, Ohio 26,562 9.2%
1416 Chaska, Minnesota 26,561 48.7%
1417 Twentynine Palms, California 26,542 -8.1%
1418 Pearl, Mississippi 26,534 16.6%
1419 Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin 26,525 14.8%
1420 Temple Terrace, Florida 26,489 21.1%
1421 Alvin, Texas 26,474 23.2%
1422 New Smyrna Beach, Florida 26,470 28.6%
1423 Morrisville, North Carolina 26,461 375.2%
1424 Fremont, Nebraska 26,457 4.7%
1425 Lafayette, California 26,440 9.8%
1426 Washington, Utah 26,405 217.3%
1427 Prior Lake, Minnesota 26,401 61.6%
1428 Brawley, California 26,390 20.0%
1429 Bessemer, Alabama 26,386 -12.8%
1430 Lemoore, California 26,355 33.1%
1431 Stevens Point, Wisconsin 26,293 4.5%
1432 Soledad, California 26,273 13.2%
1433 Vernon Hills, Illinois 26,253 28.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
759 Apex 50,451 137.6%
776 Wilson 49,348 9.5%
791 Kannapolis 48,806 30.5%
903 Wake Forest 42,269 223.2%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 26,461 1,423
2016 24,732 1,513
2015 23,820 1,562
2014 22,772 1,600
2013 21,932 1,639
2012 20,591 1,704
2011 19,539 1,770
2010 18,576 1,837
2009 14,018 2,276
2008 13,651 2,310
2007 13,323 2,340
2006 12,501 2,432
2005 12,184 2,466
2004 11,591 2,525
2003 10,734 2,672
2002 8,088 3,248
2001 6,871 3,608
2000 5,568 4,136
1990 1,518 8,024