Ayden is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 5,102, it is the 139th largest city in North Carolina and the 4691st largest city in the United States. Ayden is currently declining at a rate of -0.14% annually but its population has increased by 3.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,932 in 2010. Ayden reached it's highest population of 5,131 in 2016. Spanning over 4 miles, Ayden has a population density of 1,328 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ayden is $50,803 with a poverty rate of 26.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $598 per month, and the median house value is $108,100. The median age in Ayden is 35.6 years, 32.1 years for males, and 38.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.5 males.