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Cary Population 2024

Cary is the city in North Carolina State of United States, located in the Piedmont region of the eastern, bordered on the north and east by Raleigh, on the south by Apex and Holly Springs, on the north and west by Research Triangle Park and Morrisville, and on the west by the Jordan Lake area. Cary city population in 2024 is estimated to be 181,871, covers city area of 59.94 sq mi (155.25 sq km), ranks seventh largest city in North Carolina State, one-hundred-fiftieth city in the United States. Cary population as per 2020 census 174,721 compared to 2010 population is 135,234, with a increase number of 39,487 people growth of 29.2 percent.

Cary Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Cary population is 171,143, out of these 83,857 are male, 87,286 are female, The sex ratio of Cary is 96. The median age of the Cary population is 39.2, Cary population by age are, under 18 years is 43,085, 16 years and over is 134,286, 18 years and over is 128,058, 21 years and over is 123,649, 65 years and over is 27,424. 49.0% are male, 51.0% are female, Population of Cary by age percent-wise is, 25.2% are under 18 years old, 78.5% are 16 years and over, 74.8% are 18 years and over, 72.2% are 21 years and over, 12.6% are 65 years and over. There are total 71,182 housing units, The voting population of Cary are 111,166, out of these 52,424 are male voters, 58,742 are female voters, 47.2% are male, 52.8% are female. Cary city population in 2023 is estimated to be 181,610, population in 2022 is estimated to be 179,670, and in 2021 is estimated to be 177,222.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -58,9055.2%
5 - 910,8196.3%
10 - 1414,1748.3%
15 - 1912,5127.3%
20 - 246,0123.5%
25 - 3422,68413.3%
35 - 4425,64215.0%
45 - 5428,50316.7%
55 - 5910,5116.1%
60 - 649,8925.8%
65 - 7412,2087.1%
75 - 846,9264.0%
85 and over2,3551.4%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates

Cary Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Cary by race are:

White Population

White population in Cary, North Carolina are 112,964, percentage wise 66.0 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Cary, North Carolina are 14,222, percentage wise 8.3 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Cary, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in Cary are 35,002, percentage wise 20.5 percent are asians, out of these 18,942 are Asian Indians, 7,556 are Chinese, 1,292 are Filipinos, 195 are Japanese, 2,007 are Korean, 1,279 are Vietnamese and 3,731 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Cary, North Carolina are 10,483. Percentage wise 6.1 percent are hispanics, out of these 4,721 are Mexican people, 1,004 are Puerto Ricans, 708 are Cubans, and 4,050 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race171,143Percent
Black or African American14,2228.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native6810.4%
Asian Population35,00220.5%
Asian Indian18,94211.1%
Other Asian Population3,731
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander580.0%
Hispanic or Latino10,4836.1%
Puerto Rican1,0040.6%
Other Hispanic or Latino4,050
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)

Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Cary native population is 130,429, out of these 48,865 born in the North Carolina state and 78,289 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 40,714, out of these 21,049 are Naturalized US citizen, 2,067 are in Europe, 14,468 in Asia, 2,189 in Africa, 1,328 in Latin America and 939 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Cary are 19,665, out of these 1,821 are from Europe, 12,504 are from Asia, 1,278 from Africa, 3,416 are from Latin America and 646 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Born in state of residence48,865
Born in other state in the United States78,289
Born outside the United States3,275
Puerto Rico210
U.S. Island Areas607
Born abroad of American parent(s)2,458
Foreign born
Born outside of United States40,714
Naturalized U.S. citizen21,049
Latin America1,328
Northern America939
Not a U.S. citizen19,665
Latin America3,416
Northern America646
Source: US Census 2019 estimates

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