StatisticApexNorth CarolinaNational
Population43,89310,488,084328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,53921891
Median age35.938.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)65%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1862%43%43%
Speak English86%89%79%
Speak Spanish5%7%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Apex is 1065% higher than North Carolina
  • The median age in Apex is 6% lower than North Carolina
  • In Apex 79.69% of the population is White
  • In Apex 8.50% of the population is Black
  • In Apex 7.04% of the population is Asian

Compare Apex, NC Demographics

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      Apex population breakdown by race

      RaceApexNorth CarolinaNational
      White79.69%69.24%73.35%
      Black8.50%21.50%12.63%
      Asian7.04%2.56%5.22%
      American Indian0.27%1.18%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.07%0.18%
      Mixed race2.86%2.45%3.06%
      Other race1.63%3.01%4.75%
      In Apex, 7.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Apex age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Apex, NC demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).