Latest Data (2017)
Population 33,849
Nationwide Rank 1132

Quick Facts

Salisbury, North Carolina is the 1,132nd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Salisbury, North Carolina is a city.

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

Salisbury, North Carolina's growth is about average. 53% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Salisbury, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1122 Chester, Pennsylvania 34,077 -7.5%
1123 Adelanto, California 34,066 87.3%
1124 Glendale Heights, Illinois 34,058 6.4%
1125 Socorro, Texas 34,048 22.6%
1126 Cottonwood Heights, Utah 33,996 -3.2%
1127 Wenatchee, Washington 33,962 18.1%
1128 Dana Point, California 33,934 -3.5%
1129 Butte-Silver Bow, Montana 33,901 0.2%
1130 Deer Park, Texas 33,891 18.6%
1131 Newark, Delaware 33,858 15.2%
1132 Salisbury, North Carolina 33,849 10.6%
1133 Kearney, Nebraska 33,835 23.0%
1134 Long Beach, New York 33,750 -4.8%
1135 Dalton, Georgia 33,748 19.1%
1136 Fair Lawn, New Jersey 33,710 6.5%
1137 Douglasville, Georgia 33,675 72.9%
1138 Georgetown, Kentucky 33,660 81.6%
1139 Nacogdoches, Texas 33,614 11.9%
1140 Woodridge, Illinois 33,598 7.9%
1141 Fairborn, Ohio 33,541 6.5%
1142 Cookeville, Tennessee 33,452 26.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
628 Chapel Hill 59,862 24.6%
672 Huntersville 56,212 115.0%
701 Rocky Mount 54,523 -7.3%
728 Burlington 53,077 15.5%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 33,849 1,132
2016 34,001 1,119
2015 34,017 1,106
2014 33,710 1,105
2013 33,604 1,095
2012 33,622 1,087
2011 33,586 1,080
2010 33,662 1,065
2009 31,041 1,132
2008 30,927 1,126
2007 30,529 1,127
2006 30,282 1,131
2005 30,059 1,117
2004 30,172 1,108
2003 30,432 1,091
2002 30,737 1,058
2001 30,636 1,050
2000 30,582 1,043
1990 24,398 1,142