Population, Tax Rate & Other Town Statistics

Population

North Wilkesboro, North Carolina's estimated population is 4,276 according to the most recent United States census estimates.

Population Density

The population density is 645.36 people per square mile (249.17 people per square kilometer), with a household density of 116.02 people per square kilometer (300.49 people per square mile).

Age & Sex

The overall median age is 38.7 years, 33.8 years for males, and 44.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.8 males.

Household Statistics

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 1,991 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 7.8%, with a median rent of $513/month. The median house has 5.1 rooms, and has a value of $112,500.

The median income for households in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina is $19,494, while the mean household income is $44,564.

Water Rates

The Town bills for utility services monthly. The rates are as follows:

  • Water rates in town include a base charge of $9.08, and an additional charge of $3.98 per 1,000 gallons.
  • Water rates out of town include a base charge of $13.61, and an additional charge of $5.79 per 1,000 gallons.

Sewer Rates

The Town bills for utility services monthly. The rates are as follows:

  • Sewer rates in town (based on water consumption) include a minimum charge of $4.59, and an additional charge of $3.88 per 1,000 gallons.
  • Sewer rates out of town (based on water consumption) include a minimum charge of $6.89 and an additional charge of $5.81 per 1,000 gallons.