In 2017, Wilkesboro, NC had a population of 3.49k people with a median age of 43.4 and a median household income of $31,875. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wilkesboro, NC declined from 3,552 to 3,488, a -1.8% decrease and its median household income declined from $35,550 to $31,875, a -10.3% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wilkesboro, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (82.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.88%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (5.5%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.49%), and White (Hispanic) (1.95%). N/A% of the people in Wilkesboro, NC speak a non-English language, and 98% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wilkesboro, NC are Wilkes Community College (692 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Wilkesboro, NC is $166,000, and the homeownership rate is 43.8%. Most people in Wilkesboro, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 15 minutes. The average car ownership in Wilkesboro, NC is 1 car per household.