King is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 6,913, it is the 116th largest city in North Carolina and the 3977th largest city in the United States. King is currently growing at a rate of 0.26% annually and its population has increased by 0.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,904 in 2010. King reached it's highest population of 8,757 in 1980. Spanning over 6 miles, King has a population density of 1,167 people per square mile.
The average household income in King is $72,716 with a poverty rate of 3.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $710 per month, and the median house value is $152,700. The median age in King is 48.6 years, 49.9 years for males, and 48.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 83.3 males.