|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wendell is 11,570. Wendell, North Carolina is the 2,830th largest city in the US.
Wendell is located entirely in Wake County.
The current population of Wendell (11,570) is it's peak population.
Wendell has grown 161.8% since the 2000. Wendell, North Carolina is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 95% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Wendell has a population density of 1,123.2 people per square mile.
|2824||James Island, South Carolina||11,602|
|2825||River Forest, Illinois||11,597||-0.2%|
|2829||Elk City, Oklahoma||11,570||10.2%|
|2830||Wendell, North Carolina||11,570||161.8%|
|2831||Ringwood, New Jersey||11,568||-6.8%|
|2832||Signal Hill, California||11,563||23.0%|
The total voting age population of Wendell, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,055. The voting age population is 44.6% male and 55.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.9% of the residents of Wendell are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wendell are 59.5% White, 27.9% Black, 11.1% Other, 1.0% Two or more races and 0.5% Asian. Additionally, 14.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wendell, 20.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 29.5%. On a per-household basis, 18.7% of families are below the poverty line in Wendell.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.6% of Wendell residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.8% of Wendell residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 33.1% have a bachelor's degree and 12.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wendell residents aged 5 and older, 11.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wendell is 1.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wendell, 13.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wendell is $59,236.
In Wendell, 65.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.6% of housing units in Wendell.
Of all the housing units in Wendell, 8.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Wendell, 46.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wendell is $964.
In Wendell, 89.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.