Latest Data (2018)
Population 10,112
Nationwide Rank 3058

Quick Facts

Waynesville, North Carolina is the 3,058th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Waynesville, North Carolina is a town.

Waynesville, North Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Waynesville had its largest population ever.

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

Waynesville, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3048 Snohomish, Washington 10,185 14.2%
3049 Kennett, Missouri 10,182 -9.4%
3050 Sumner, Washington 10,173 17.9%
3051 Mapleton, Utah 10,168 73.0%
3052 Wood River, Illinois 10,163 -10.0%
3053 Independence, Oregon 10,154 64.2%
3054 Waverly, Iowa 10,153 13.1%
3055 Fruitland Park, Florida 10,122 205.7%
3056 Lexington, Nebraska 10,121 0.8%
3057 Lancaster, New York 10,118 -9.3%
3058 Waynesville, North Carolina 10,112 5.5%
3059 Holmen, Wisconsin 10,111 62.4%
3060 Rincon, Georgia 10,111 124.1%
3061 Bluffton, Indiana 10,110 5.7%
3062 Bernalillo, New Mexico 10,105 53.5%
3063 Pleasant Grove, Alabama 10,101 0.8%
3064 Brandon, South Dakota 10,094 73.7%
3065 Fairmont, Minnesota 10,091 -7.4%
3066 Harrisonville, Missouri 10,088 11.5%
3067 Capitola, California 10,080 0.3%
3068 St. Albans, West Virginia 10,069 -12.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
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%
2121 Morganton 16,555 -4.9%
2149 Pinehurst 16,320 66.3%
2167 Waxhaw 16,181 424.6%
2169 Mount Holly 16,135 66.7%
2175 Albemarle 16,106 0.5%
2176 Harrisburg 16,075 242.3%
2199 Stallings 15,892 120.5%
2208 Hope Mills 15,800 29.6%
2228 Mebane 15,589 104.0%
2275 Graham 15,086 14.0%
2281 Laurinburg 15,033 -5.8%
2288 Henderson 14,936 -8.6%
2295 Eden 14,870 -6.1%
2331 Roanoke Rapids 14,495 -14.6%
2362 Southern Pines 14,277 28.4%
2377 Hendersonville 14,107 23.3%
2392 Reidsville 14,013 -4.3%
2395 Lewisville 13,999 19.4%
2518 Newton 13,129 3.2%
2554 Davidson 12,921 77.9%
2590 Smithfield 12,669 14.7%
2614 Belmont 12,495 40.4%
2704 Spring Lake 12,005 -3.9%
2725 Elon 11,851 73.8%
2788 Archdale 11,502 26.4%
2827 Summerfield 11,278 64.0%
2879 Weddington 10,949 61.6%
2880 Lincolnton 10,945 8.3%
2883 Kings Mountain 10,933 6.2%
2900 Tarboro 10,844 -3.3%
3028 Mount Airy 10,260 -5.6%
3058 Waynesville 10,112 5.5%
3113 Winterville 9,845 102.4%
3142 Dunn 9,718 4.5%
3160 Morehead City 9,600 21.7%
3168 Washington 9,536 -1.9%
3283 Wesley Chapel 8,984 234.8%
3310 Pineville 8,897 47.0%
3330 Oxford 8,807 4.6%
3342 Rockingham 8,776 -8.1%
3415 Clinton 8,529 -1.0%
3454 Conover 8,400 24.3%
3473 Fletcher 8,333 96.3%
3485 Roxboro 8,303 -4.6%
3532 Siler City 8,205 15.6%
3546 Black Mountain 8,148 8.0%
3556 Rolesville 8,111 719.2%
3570 Oak Island 8,072 21.0%
3633 Brevard 7,900 15.9%
3643 Marion 7,871 14.6%
3662 Butner 7,820 21.1%
3667 Wendell 7,809 76.7%
3693 Aberdeen 7,708 119.3%
3802 Mills River 7,359 28.7%
3836 Gibsonville 7,257 55.2%
3838 Hillsborough 7,239 31.9%
3855 Kill Devil Hills 7,202 21.8%
3870 Forest City 7,153 -5.0%
3911 Unionville 7,041 41.0%
3926 Oak Ridge 6,977 68.6%
3950 Selma 6,913 13.3%
3957 King 6,877 14.0%
4047 Trinity 6,627 -1.4%
4063 Marvin 6,592 357.7%
4067 Woodfin 6,582 17.8%
4150 Carolina Beach 6,354 24.2%
4153 Hamlet 6,340 2.1%
4221 Boiling Spring Lakes 6,137 102.5%
4260 Cherryville 6,026 8.9%
4342 St. James 5,837 569.3%
4419 Zebulon 5,646 37.8%
4464 Nashville 5,531 24.7%
4468 Bessemer City 5,527 3.6%
4509 Stokesdale 5,458 66.9%
4558 Whiteville 5,340 3.4%
4578 Mocksville 5,291 24.4%
4582 Wadesboro 5,287 -5.5%
4590 Williamston 5,273 -11.2%
4599 Angier 5,253 55.5%
4633 Sawmills 5,186 4.8%
4647 Walkertown 5,150 23.7%
4662 Ayden 5,116 8.6%
4687 Erwin 5,078 12.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 10,112 3,058
2017 9,971 3,065
2016 9,958 3,055
2015 9,809 3,078
2014 9,761 3,070
2013 9,739 3,061
2012 9,789 3,033
2011 9,790 3,020
2010 9,869 2,998
2009 10,191 2,891
2008 9,938 2,925
2007 9,922 2,907
2006 9,552 2,965
2005 9,555 2,940
2004 9,611 2,911
2003 9,587 2,890
2002 9,576 2,869
2001 9,600 2,850
2000 9,581 2,839
1990 9,010 2,683