Demographics

Population Estimate
  • High Point population estimate:  111,967

Source

    • City of High Point Planning and Development Department, April 2016

Population (US Decennial Census)

Area 2000 2010 2015
High Point
86,104
104,568 109,094
Guilford County 422,324 489,489 517,600
High Point's Piedmont Triad Region
1,442,877 1,615,427 1,665,447
North Carolina 8,081,614 9,558,979 10,042,802

2014 Age Distribution (Median Age: 35.6 Years)

Age Range
Percent of Population
Under 5 Years
6.8%
5 - 9
6.5%
10 - 14 7.7%
15 - 19 7.5%
20 - 24 7.1%
25 - 34 13.3%
35 - 44 14.4%
45-54 13.8%
55-64 10.7%
65-74 6.5%
75+ 5.5%

2014 Racial & Ethnic Diversity

Racial or Ethnic Category
Total
Total 100%
White Alone
48.1%
Black or African American Alone
33.4%
Asian Alone
7.5%
Other
2.4%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
8.6%

Educational Attainment

Education Level of Population Age 25 and Over
2014
No Degree
14.4%
High School Graduate
24.6%
Some College, No Degree
23.3%
Associate Degree 7.9%
Bachelor's Degree 20.7%
Graduate or Professional Degree 9%

Sources 


  • U.S. Census Bureau: Population Division, American Community Survey 5-year average 2010-2014; Alteryx, Inc.