Latest Data (2018)
Population 33,834
Nationwide Rank 1143

Quick Facts

Salisbury, North Carolina is the 1,143rd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Salisbury, North Carolina is a city.

Salisbury, North Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 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
2000-2018
1133 Pullman, Washington 34,019 35.8%
1134 Cookeville, Tennessee 34,005 28.8%
1135 San Dimas, California 33,982 -3.0%
1136 Sun Prairie, Wisconsin 33,974 63.6%
1137 Deer Park, Texas 33,931 18.7%
1138 Seaside, California 33,930 2.4%
1139 Glendale Heights, Illinois 33,928 6.0%
1140 Chester, Pennsylvania 33,909 -8.0%
1141 Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 33,908 40.2%
1142 North Ridgeville, Ohio 33,889 51.1%
1143 Salisbury, North Carolina 33,834 10.6%
1144 Kearney, Nebraska 33,761 22.7%
1145 University Place, Washington 33,740 12.3%
1146 Dana Point, California 33,730 -4.1%
1147 Valparaiso, Indiana 33,729 19.3%
1148 Newark, Delaware 33,673 14.6%
1149 Fairborn, Ohio 33,658 6.8%
1150 Midvale, Utah 33,636 24.2%
1151 Parkland, Florida 33,631 134.0%
1152 Mason, Ohio 33,586 49.3%
1153 Goshen, Indiana 33,566 12.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
616 Chapel Hill 60,988 26.9%
671 Huntersville 57,098 118.3%
712 Rocky Mount 54,242 -7.7%
724 Apex 53,852 153.6%
726 Burlington 53,748 17.0%
779 Kannapolis 49,761 33.0%
786 Wilson 49,329 9.4%
879 Wake Forest 44,046 236.8%
946 Hickory 40,925 8.5%
984 Indian Trail 39,619 190.8%
1008 Mooresville 38,431 97.1%
1052 Holly Springs 36,749 263.0%
1101 Monroe 35,311 28.9%
1125 Goldsboro 34,234 -14.7%
1143 Salisbury 33,834 10.6%
1179 Matthews 32,635 41.3%
1252 Garner 30,502 61.9%
1270 New Bern 30,113 29.4%
1277 Sanford 29,917 27.5%
1283 Cornelius 29,748 109.9%
1304 Fuquay-Varina 29,200 256.1%
1372 Morrisville 27,453 393.0%
1388 Mint Hill 27,169 57.2%
1400 Statesville 27,042 14.9%
1421 Thomasville 26,635 8.6%
1461 Asheboro 25,844 16.3%
1529 Kernersville 24,767 31.3%
1648 Clayton 22,850 165.8%
1687 Leland 22,070 435.2%
1740 Carrboro 21,314 20.3%
1771 Lumberton 20,840 -1.3%
1790 Clemmons 20,563 29.9%
1812 Havelock 20,232 -9.9%
1824 Kinston 20,083 -15.6%
1832 Shelby 20,038 -3.8%
1867 Boone 19,562 44.5%
1914 Lexington 18,917 -5.0%
1991 Lenoir 17,938 -1.0%
2038 Elizabeth City 17,558 1.8%
2049 Knightdale 17,423 176.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 33,834 1,143
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