Northwest is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 784, it is the 362nd largest city in North Carolina and the 11371st largest city in the United States. Northwest is currently growing at a rate of 0.51% annually and its population has increased by 6.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 735 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Northwest has a population density of 112 people per square mile.
The average household income in Northwest is $46,968 with a poverty rate of 16.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $784 per month, and the median house value is $89,000. The median age in Northwest is 48.9 years, 44.1 years for males, and 51.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 79.0 males.