Wendell, NC has a population of 6,298 and is the 5,578th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,195 per sq mi which is 560% higher than the North Carolina average and 1219% higher than the national average. The median age in Wendell is 37 which is approximately 2% lower than the North Carolina average of 38. In Wendell, 59% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 89% speak English and 11% speak Spanish. 65% of Wendell residents were born in North Carolina, 27% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 6% were foreign born.