Asheboro, NC has a population of 25,978 and is the 1,657th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,379 per sq mi which is 662% higher than the North Carolina average and 1422% higher than the national average. The median age in Asheboro is 38 which is approximately equal to the North Carolina average of 38. In Asheboro, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 77% speak English and 22% speak Spanish. 62% of Asheboro residents were born in North Carolina, 23% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 15% were foreign born.