Elm City is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,296, it is the 309th largest city in North Carolina and the 9256th largest city in the United States. Elm City is currently growing at a rate of 0.31% annually but its population has decreased by -0.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,298 in 2010. Elm City reached it's highest population of 1,301 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Elm City has a population density of 1,674 people per square mile.
The average household income in Elm City is $38,684 with a poverty rate of 26.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $600 per month, and the median house value is $83,400. The median age in Elm City is 40.9 years, 41.3 years for males, and 40.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.1 males.