Demographics

Population Estimate


  • High Point population estimate:  114,183

Source

    • City of High Point Planning and Development Department, April 2019

Population (US Decennial Census)

Area 2010 2015 2018
High Point
104,568 110,285 112,316
Guilford County 489,489 517,414 533,670
High Point's Piedmont Triad Region
1,615,427 1,659,969 1,700249
North Carolina 9,574,293 10,033,079 10,383,620

2017 Age Distribution (Median Age: 36.9 Years)

Age Range
Percent of Population
Under 10 years
12%
10-19
15.3%
20-29 13.3%
30-39 13.4%
40-49 12.5%
50-59 11.6%
60-69 11.4%
70-79 7.3%
80+ 3.5

2017 Racial & Ethnic Diversity

Racial or Ethnic Category
Total
White Alone
51%
Black or African American Alone
35%
Asian Alone
8%
Other/two or more races
6%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
10%

Note: Those that identify as Hispanic or Latino ethnicity could be of any race and are counted separately from racial diversity.

Educational Attainment

Education Level of Population Age 25 and Over
2017
No Degree
15%
High School Graduate
25%
Some College, No Degree
22%
Associate Degree 8%
Bachelor's Degree 20%
Graduate or Professional Degree 10%

Sources 


  • U.S. Census Bureau