Welcome, NC has a population of 4,613 and is the 6,817th largest city in the United States. The population density is 495 per sq mi which is 174% higher than the North Carolina average and 447% higher than the national average. The median age in Welcome is 45 which is approximately 18% higher than the North Carolina average of 38. In Welcome, 70% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 86% speak English and 11% speak Spanish. 68% of Welcome residents were born in North Carolina, 23% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 9% were foreign born.