Apex is located close to the center of North Carolina. Apex is between the Wake, Chatham county. Apex has 15.37 square miles of land area and 0.06 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Apex population is 40,631, which has grown 101.02% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Apex median household income is $89,392 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 25.81% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 19.16% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Apex median house value is $265,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 48.49% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 41.83% and is about the same as the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Apex is better than the state average in quality. The Apex area code is 919.