In 2019, Sanford, NC had a population of 60.5k people with a median age of 38.6 and a median household income of $49,994. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Sanford, NC grew from 60,125 to 60,481, a 0.592% increase and its median household income grew from $48,873 to $49,994, a 2.29% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sanford, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (58.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (19.5%), White (Hispanic) (15.6%), Other (Hispanic) (2.1%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.2%). 0% of the households in Sanford, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
93.8% of the residents in Sanford, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Sanford, NC are Central Carolina Community College (1,246 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Sanford, NC was $144,200, and the homeownership rate was 66.7%. Most people in Sanford, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Sanford, NC was 2 cars per household.