Latest Data (2017)
Population 413
Nationwide Rank 14156

Quick Facts

Ruth, North Carolina is the 14,156th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Ruth, North Carolina is a town.

Ruth, North Carolina is currently 6.1% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Ruth, North Carolina is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 90% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
14146 Purcell, Missouri 414 12.8%
14147 Sturgeon Lake, Minnesota 414 16.9%
14148 Urbana, Missouri 414 1.4%
14149 Edna, Kansas 413 -1.6%
14150 Fort Coffee, Oklahoma 413 0.2%
14151 Kane, Illinois 413 -10.0%
14152 Leaf River, Illinois 413 -25.5%
14153 Manokotak, Alaska 413 3.5%
14154 Riggins, Idaho 413 -3.9%
14155 Rome, Pennsylvania 413 8.3%
14156 Ruth, North Carolina 413 20.7%
14157 Savannah, Ohio 413 10.1%
14158 Stovall, North Carolina 413 9.8%
14159 Ullin, Illinois 413 -46.7%
14160 Andrew, Iowa 412 -10.4%
14161 Asher, Oklahoma 412 -1.9%
14162 Boydton, Virginia 412 -13.4%
14163 Earling, Iowa 412 -12.5%
14164 Gunnison, Mississippi 412 -34.7%
14165 Leigh, Nebraska 412 -6.7%
14166 Ronda, North Carolina 412 -10.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
11166 Middlesex 823 -2.0%
11295 Aulander 802 -12.7%
11298 Columbia 801 -9.5%
11331 Faith 796 10.8%
11361 Chocowinity 790 7.9%
11383 Wagram 787 -1.8%
11417 Stantonsburg 781 4.6%
11437 Northwest 778 14.5%
11453 Vass 774 0.2%
11460 Black Creek 772 7.8%
11497 White Lake 766 23.1%
11519 Clarkton 762 8.3%
11531 Montreat 760 20.4%
11550 Alliance 756 -3.5%
11591 Conway 749 2.3%
11597 Red Cross 749 -3.7%
11665 High Shoals 737 -3.6%
11668 Winton 737 -23.2%
11742 North Topsail Beach 726 -13.5%
11782 Woodland 720 -14.8%
11826 Whitakers 712 -10.7%
11897 Bogue 700 19.2%
11902 Grover 699 -1.1%
11914 Saluda 697 15.2%
11987 Newland 685 -2.6%
12037 Pikeville 677 -7.8%
12044 Misenheimer 676 8.3%
12072 Kingstown 672 -20.6%
12082 Sedalia 671 8.5%
12088 Peletier 670 22.7%
12158 McAdenville 660 6.9%
12199 Grantsboro 652 -13.6%
12212 Bolton 650 28.4%
12290 Greenevers 638 13.9%
12292 Holden Beach 638 -19.3%
12380 Catawba 623 -15.8%
12398 Whitsett 621 -5.9%
12403 Garland 619 -23.7%
12414 Patterson Springs 617 -0.1%
12450 Ocean Isle Beach 612 40.0%
12453 Richfield 612 18.6%
12460 New London 611 -6.4%
12479 Littleton 609 -11.8%
12525 Robbinsville 604 -19.1%
12532 Rosman 603 1.1%
12554 Winfall 601 7.5%
12582 Fallston 597 -1.8%
12636 Lawndale 589 -8.3%
12679 Ansonville 583 -8.3%
12708 East Bend 578 -12.4%
12718 Varnamtown 577 19.4%
12738 Hot Springs 574 -11.1%
12750 Wade 573 4.1%
12753 Harmony 572 5.5%
12756 Ossipee 572 25.4%
12813 Bailey 563 -16.0%
12822 Newton Grove 563 -7.0%
12826 Hoffman 562 -9.2%
12832 Roper 562 -8.0%
12855 Stem 560 108.9%
12884 Seaboard 555 -18.9%
12989 Calypso 540 18.9%
12999 Polkville 540 0.7%
13060 Arapahoe 531 21.7%
13182 Pink Hill 518 -7.8%
13221 Aurora 512 -12.4%
13265 Gibson 507 -11.3%
13286 Micro 505 10.9%
13343 Lewiston Woodville 499 -18.3%
13453 Lilesville 486 6.1%
13490 Simpson 483 3.8%
13580 East Arcadia 473 -9.7%
13630 Morven 468 -17.7%
13650 Jackson 466 -32.7%
13760 Jamesville 454 -9.3%
13831 Lattimore 447 6.6%
13839 Bakersville 445 25.3%
13853 Elk Park 444 -3.2%
13885 Bridgeton 441 17.6%
13920 Grimesland 438 -5.8%
13921 Macclesfield 438 -3.5%
13942 Fountain 436 -18.3%
13978 Hayesville 432 -5.6%
13980 Washington Park 432 -0.6%
13989 Sandyfield 431 26.0%
13990 Teachey 431 55.0%
14055 St. Helena 424 7.0%
14076 Caswell Beach 421 11.6%
14079 Minnesott Beach 421 12.5%
14081 Parkton 421 -1.6%
14084 Topsail Beach 420 -11.2%
14122 Salemburg 416 -7.1%
14156 Ruth 413 20.7%
14158 Stovall 413 9.8%
14166 Ronda 412 -10.6%
14231 Saratoga 406 7.4%
14247 Peachland 404 -28.6%
14340 Dover 393 -11.4%
14350 Staley 393 11.6%
14358 Hookerton 392 -19.1%
14365 Cove City 391 -10.7%
14425 Duck 385 -14.4%
14431 Webster 385 0.0%
14450 Cofield 382 10.4%
14452 Forest Hills 382 15.7%
14471 Rennert 381 22.5%
14516 Bostic 376 9.3%
14517 Brookford 376 -13.3%
14518 Hamilton 376 -26.9%
14613 Bunn 366 2.2%
14708 Bethania 356 3.7%
14843 Atkinson 345 46.1%
14986 Cameron 332 12.1%
15031 Hobgood 328 -18.6%
15089 Beech Mountain 322 0.9%
15091 Dublin 322 29.3%
15205 Falcon 312 -11.3%
15209 Waco 312 -5.1%
15277 Mooresboro 307 -6.6%
15363 Gatesville 299 6.7%
15416 Cedar Rock 295 -6.3%
15428 Turkey 295 12.1%
15440 Casar 293 -7.2%
15442 Goldston 293 -10.1%
15476 Oak City 291 -22.4%
15516 Pollocksville 288 5.8%
15527 Sims 287 124.2%
15551 Trenton 285 10.4%
15586 East Laurinburg 281 -4.0%
15647 Sandy Creek 276 11.2%
15657 Conetoe 275 -24.2%
15754 Stonewall 268 -5.9%
15757 Dillsboro 267 22.4%
15796 Castalia 264 -22.8%
15890 Parmele 258 -10.7%
15899 Earl 257 4.0%
16013 Powellsville 249 -3.4%
16056 Severn 246 -6.1%
16069 Bath 244 -10.9%
16079 Vandemere 244 -15.5%
16113 Creswell 241 -12.9%
16202 Watha 235 44.1%
16308 Seagrove 227 -8.8%
16334 Kelford 225 -7.7%
16345 Askewville 224 25.1%
16360 Momeyer 224 -23.2%
16502 Roxobel 215 -17.9%
16552 Halifax 211 -38.4%
16560 Walstonburg 211 -5.8%
16579 Mesic 209 -18.3%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 413 14,156
2016 426 14,037
2015 428 14,018
2014 430 14,005
2013 431 14,008
2012 437 13,949
2011 437 13,969
2010 440 13,948
2009 333 15,001
2008 334 15,000
2007 334 14,998
2006 336 14,977
2005 336 14,991
2004 338 14,980
2003 340 14,969
2002 341 14,971
2001 343 14,963
2000 342 14,982
1990 380 14,256