Zebulon, NC Demographics

The total population of Zebulon is estimated to be 7,421 with 2,997 males (40.39%) and 4,424 females (59.61%). There are 1,427 more females than males in Zebulon.
The median household income in Zebulon was $47,981 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 2,697(5.96%) from $45,284 in 2020. This income is 64.31% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Zebulon sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 25 to 44 years old, at $74,953. Overall, the median household income for the town of Zebulon stands at $47,981.
In Zebulon, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $32,047 for males and $35,282 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $46,097 for males and $48,880 for females.
In Zebulon, there are just two different racial groups among households. Among these, White households report a median household income of $77,709, while Black or African American households have a median household income of $44,413.
In 2022, the population of Zebulon was 8,665, a 8.31% increase year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Zebulon's population was 8,000, an increase of 13.15% compared to a population of 7,070 in 2020.
The median age in Zebulon, NC is 40.2, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 20.34% were under the age of 15, 18.31% aged 15 to 29, 43.07% aged 30 to 64, 16.77% aged 65 to 84, and 1.51% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Zebulon population: 49.83% are White, 35.92% are Black or African American, 0.75% are Asian, 2.50% are some other race and 11.01% are multiracial.