Wendell is located close to the center of North Carolina. Wendell is between the Wake, Johnston county. Wendell has 5.20 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Wendell population is 6,085, which has grown 43.28% 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%. Wendell median household income is $45,220 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 13.76% 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%. Wendell median house value is $131,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 34.53% 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 Wendell is better than the state average in quality. The Wendell area code is 919.