Wilkesboro is located in west North Carolina. Wilkesboro is part of Wilkes County. Wilkesboro has 5.90 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Wilkesboro population is 3,559, which has grown 12.66% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.13% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Wilkesboro median household income is $29,902 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 27.04% 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%. Wilkesboro median house value is $184,500 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -64.00% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 41.83% and is higher 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 Wilkesboro is better than the state average in quality. The Wilkesboro area code is 336.