Welcome is located close to the center of North Carolina. Welcome is part of Davidson County. Welcome has 9.31 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Welcome population is 4,891, which has grown 38.24% 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%. Welcome median household income is $47,169 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 11.60% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 19.16% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Welcome median house value is $148,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 33.69% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 41.83% and is 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 Welcome is better than the state average in quality. The Welcome area code is 336.