Also See: Albemarle, NC ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Albemarle had a population of 16,887 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Albemarle is located at latitude 35.3501 and longitude -80.2001 in Stanly County. The formal boundaries for the City of Albemarle encompass a land area of 16.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Stanly County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 476 feet.
The City of Albemarle (GNIS ID: 2403073) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Albemarle: Albemarde.
|Total Population||16,887 (100%)|
|Population in Households||16,470 (97.5%)|
|Population in Families||13,061 (77.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||417 ( 2.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$38,568|
|Average Household Income||$53,572|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$22,349|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||7,927 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,637 (45.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,342 (42.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||949 (12.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$130,339|
|Average Home Value||$165,241|
|Housing Affordability Index3||171|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.96%|
|Per Capita Income||1.73%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.35%|
The table below compares Albemarle to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 61||92nd|
|Population Density||# 233||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 548||26th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 237||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 478||35th|
|Diversity Index||# 324||56th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.