Cornelius is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 30,950, it is the 32nd largest city in North Carolina and the 1253rd largest city in the United States. Cornelius is currently growing at a rate of 1.98% annually and its population has increased by 24.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,866 in 2010. Spanning over 13 miles, Cornelius has a population density of 2,404 people per square mile.
The average household income in Cornelius is $121,577 with a poverty rate of 7.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,222 per month, and the median house value is $292,400. The median age in Cornelius is 40.5 years, 39 years for males, and 42.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.4 males.