Wrightsville Beach is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,532, it is the 230th largest city in North Carolina and the 6778th largest city in the United States. Wrightsville Beach is currently declining at a rate of -0.20% annually but its population has increased by 2.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,477 in 2010. Wrightsville Beach reached it's highest population of 2,548 in 2016. Spanning over 2 miles, Wrightsville Beach has a population density of 1,817 people per square mile.
The average household income in Wrightsville Beach is $147,095 with a poverty rate of 8.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,499 per month, and the median house value is $778,700. The median age in Wrightsville Beach is 41.2 years, 33.9 years for males, and 44.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 142.4 males.