Drexel is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,849, it is the 262nd largest city in North Carolina and the 7921st largest city in the United States. Drexel is currently declining at a rate of -0.05% annually and its population has decreased by -0.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,858 in 2010. Drexel reached it's highest population of 1,874 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Drexel has a population density of 1,338 people per square mile.
The average household income in Drexel is $47,492 with a poverty rate of 18.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $672 per month, and the median house value is $111,900. The median age in Drexel is 45.4 years, 42.4 years for males, and 48.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.9 males.