Butner is located close to the center of North Carolina. Butner is part of Granville County. Butner has 13.93 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Butner population is 7,661, which has grown 32.27% 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%. Butner median household income is $47,067 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 16.67% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 19.16% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Butner median house value is $125,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 27.61% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 41.83% and is much lower than 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 Butner is worse than the state average in quality. The Butner area code is 919.