Maxton is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,334, it is the 237th largest city in North Carolina and the 7060th largest city in the United States. Maxton is currently declining at a rate of -0.72% annually and its population has decreased by -3.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,426 in 2010. Maxton reached it's highest population of 2,452 in 2012. Spanning over 3 miles, Maxton has a population density of 864 people per square mile.
The average household income in Maxton is $34,459 with a poverty rate of 41.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $463 per month, and the median house value is $81,200. The median age in Maxton is 39 years, 32.6 years for males, and 44.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.7 males.