King is a city located in Stokes County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 6,821, it is the 119th largest city in North Carolina and the 4018th largest city in the United States . King is currently declining at a rate of -0.29% annually and its population has decreased by -1.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,904 in 2010. King reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 6 miles, King has a population density of 1,151 people per square mile.
The average household income in King is $76,647 with a poverty rate of 4.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $750 per month, and the median house value is $158,000. The median age in King is 48.6 years, 49.1 years for males, and 48.5 years for females.