Maxton is a city located in Robeson County North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,298, it is the 242nd largest city in North Carolina and the 7118th largest city in the United States . Maxton is currently declining at a rate of -1.03% annually and its population has decreased by -5.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,426 in 2010. Maxton reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, Maxton has a population density of 850 people per square mile.
The average household income in Maxton is $36,505 with a poverty rate of 40.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $536 per month, and the median house value is $78,100. The median age in Maxton is 40 years, 40.6 years for males, and 39.6 years for females.