Surf City, NC has a population of 2,618 and is the 9,563rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 358 per sq mi which is 98% higher than the North Carolina average and 295% higher than the national average. The median age in Surf City is 41 which is approximately 6% higher than the North Carolina average of 38. In Surf City, 62% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 92% speak English and 3% speak Spanish. 52% of Surf City residents were born in North Carolina, 44% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.