In 2020, North Wilkesboro, NC had a population of 68.3k people with a median age of 45.1 and a median household income of $44,980. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of North Wilkesboro, NC declined from 68,469 to 68,341, a −0.187% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,107 to $44,980, a 1.98% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in North Wilkesboro, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (87.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.74%), White (Hispanic) (3.28%), Other (Hispanic) (1.66%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (1.54%).
None of the households in North Wilkesboro, NC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.5% of the residents in North Wilkesboro, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in North Wilkesboro, NC are Wilkes Community College (1,537 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in North Wilkesboro, NC was $129,200, and the homeownership rate was 75.9%. Most people in North Wilkesboro, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.8 minutes. The average car ownership in North Wilkesboro, NC was 2 cars per household.