Goldsboro is located close to the center of North Carolina. Goldsboro is part of Wayne County. Goldsboro has 28.14 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Goldsboro population is 35,908, which has shrunk 8.03% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Goldsboro median household income is $35,086 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 19.11% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 19.16% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Goldsboro median house value is $111,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 31.05% since 2000. The house value growth rate is 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 Goldsboro is better than the state average in quality. The Goldsboro area code is 919.