Latest Data (2017)
Population 10,856
Nationwide Rank 2880

Quick Facts

Tarboro, North Carolina is the 2,880th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Tarboro, North Carolina is a town.

Tarboro, North Carolina is currently 4.9% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Tarboro, North Carolina's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Tarboro, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2870 Lindon, Utah 10,968 30.2%
2871 Braselton, Georgia 10,947 538.3%
2872 Placerville, California 10,936 12.4%
2873 Moncks Corner, South Carolina 10,933 76.5%
2874 Big Lake, Minnesota 10,915 71.9%
2875 Grand Haven, Michigan 10,905 -2.3%
2876 Highland Park, Michigan 10,900 -34.9%
2877 Norwalk, Iowa 10,896 54.4%
2878 Bolivar, Missouri 10,885 18.0%
2879 Waynesboro, Pennsylvania 10,877 13.1%
2880 Tarboro, North Carolina 10,856 -3.2%
2881 Vidor, Texas 10,854 -5.0%
2882 Crestwood, Illinois 10,846 -3.6%
2883 Malvern, Arkansas 10,839 19.9%
2884 Sturgis, Michigan 10,824 -4.0%
2885 Sussex, Wisconsin 10,819 19.2%
2886 Burr Ridge, Illinois 10,818 0.4%
2887 Totowa, New Jersey 10,817 9.2%
2888 DeRidder, Louisiana 10,797 11.2%
2889 Brooklyn, Ohio 10,792 -6.6%
2890 Kings Mountain, North Carolina 10,791 4.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
2509 Newton 13,098 3.0%
2580 Davidson 12,684 74.7%
2593 Spring Lake 12,580 0.6%
2636 Smithfield 12,309 11.5%
2677 Belmont 12,046 35.3%
2771 Archdale 11,518 26.5%
2831 Summerfield 11,198 62.9%
2880 Tarboro 10,856 -3.2%
2890 Kings Mountain 10,791 4.8%
2892 Lincolnton 10,776 6.6%
2893 Weddington 10,773 59.0%
3018 Mount Airy 10,232 -5.9%
3020 Elon 10,227 50.0%
3065 Waynesville 9,971 4.0%
3122 Dunn 9,734 4.7%
3136 Winterville 9,654 98.5%
3151 Washington 9,571 -1.5%
3199 Morehead City 9,303 17.9%
3309 Rockingham 8,846 -7.4%
3311 Wesley Chapel 8,841 229.5%
3338 Oxford 8,752 3.9%
3340 Pineville 8,746 44.5%
3398 Clinton 8,539 -0.9%
3444 Conover 8,368 23.8%
3479 Roxboro 8,290 -4.8%
3500 Fletcher 8,233 93.9%
3510 Siler City 8,190 15.4%
3530 Black Mountain 8,150 8.0%
3611 Brevard 7,890 15.8%
3648 Oak Island 7,789 16.8%
3654 Butner 7,778 20.5%
3690 Rolesville 7,666 674.3%
3698 Marion 7,640 11.2%
3704 Aberdeen 7,625 116.9%
3814 Mills River 7,294 27.5%
3829 Wendell 7,261 64.3%
3836 Hillsborough 7,231 31.7%
3842 Forest City 7,210 -4.2%
3872 Kill Devil Hills 7,117 20.4%
3881 Gibsonville 7,096 51.8%
3930 Oak Ridge 6,917 67.2%
3933 King 6,904 14.4%
4008 Unionville 6,705 34.2%
4014 Selma 6,684 9.6%
4030 Trinity 6,628 -1.4%
4090 Marvin 6,490 350.6%
4091 Woodfin 6,489 16.2%
4154 Hamlet 6,314 1.7%
4160 Carolina Beach 6,270 22.6%
4251 Boiling Spring Lakes 6,028 98.9%
4266 Cherryville 5,978 8.1%
4462 St. James 5,514 532.3%
4475 Nashville 5,487 23.7%
4481 Bessemer City 5,472 2.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 10,856 2,880
2016 10,994 2,854
2015 11,164 2,815
2014 11,310 2,770
2013 11,348 2,744
2012 11,327 2,733
2011 11,337 2,720
2010 11,415 2,683
2009 10,035 2,926
2008 10,150 2,891
2007 10,198 2,860
2006 10,313 2,823
2005 10,437 2,769
2004 10,481 2,738
2003 10,661 2,686
2002 10,839 2,633
2001 11,065 2,572
2000 11,223 2,526
1990 11,107 2,268