Latest Data (2017)
Population 140
Nationwide Rank 17663

Quick Facts

Tar Heel, North Carolina is the 17,663rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Tar Heel, North Carolina is a town.

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

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

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
17653 Anselmo, Nebraska 140 -11.9%
17654 Brookston, Minnesota 140 42.8%
17655 Cuney, Texas 140 -3.4%
17656 Du Bois, Nebraska 140 -15.6%
17657 Emhouse, Texas 140 -12.5%
17658 Godwin, North Carolina 140 18.6%
17659 Lone Rock, Iowa 140 -10.8%
17660 Miller City, Ohio 140 3.7%
17661 Pullman, West Virginia 140 -17.1%
17662 Summerville, Oregon 140 19.6%
17663 Tar Heel, North Carolina 140 100.0%
17664 Virgilina, Virginia 140 -11.9%
17665 Willisville, Arkansas 140 -25.1%
17666 Ames, New York 139 -19.6%
17667 Brookeville, Maryland 139 14.8%
17668 Brooks, Minnesota 139 -0.7%
17669 Buffalo Gap, South Dakota 139 -15.2%
17670 Burbank, Oklahoma 139 -10.3%
17671 Chest Springs, Pennsylvania 139 26.3%
17672 Columbus, North Dakota 139 -7.3%
17673 Downsville, Louisiana 139 17.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
16641 Seven Devils 205 52.9%
16704 Crossnore 201 -16.9%
16716 Autryville 200 2.0%
16718 Cerro Gordo 200 -18.0%
16739 Harrells 199 -0.5%
16786 Sugar Mountain 197 -12.8%
16792 Eureka 196 -19.3%
16968 Colerain 183 -16.8%
16971 Danbury 183 56.4%
17077 Bald Head Island 176 -1.6%
17086 Pantego 176 3.5%
17157 Marietta 171 4.2%
17303 Kittrell 161 6.6%
17407 Boardman 155 -23.2%
17448 Lansing 153 1.3%
17457 Bolivia 152 2.0%
17538 Milton 148 12.1%
17597 Everetts 144 -12.7%
17658 Godwin 140 18.6%
17663 Tar Heel 140 100.0%
17675 Middleburg 139 -14.7%
17783 Norman 133 52.8%
17843 Linden 130 -4.4%
18060 Indian Beach 117 23.1%
18066 Proctorville 117 -10.0%
18073 Chimney Rock Village 116 -30.9%
18146 Macon 112 -1.7%
18155 McDonald 111 6.7%
18170 Seven Springs 110 27.9%
18178 Lasker 109 10.1%
18180 McFarlan 109 22.4%
18201 Love Valley 108 107.6%
18313 Centerville 102 2.0%
18349 Falkland 100 -10.7%
18353 Harrellsville 100 -1.9%
18519 Lumber Bridge 90 -23.7%
18528 Orrum 89 -10.1%
18547 Como 87 11.5%
18714 Hassell 77 1.3%
18745 Speed 75 2.7%
18808 Raynham 70 -2.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 140 17,663
2016 143 17,643
2015 146 17,596
2014 147 17,589
2013 146 17,609
2012 145 17,626
2011 145 17,629
2010 117 18,099
2009 67 18,927
2008 68 18,924
2007 68 18,931
2006 68 18,939
2005 68 18,948
2004 69 18,941
2003 68 18,954
2002 68 18,958
2001 69 18,954
2000 70 18,953
1990 115 18,162