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Cities in North Carolina

The 52 largest cities in North Carolina (the most populous cities in NC are Charlotte, Raleigh, and Greensboro) have an average Walk Score of 26. The best cities in North Carolina ranked by Walk Score are Boone, Elizabeth City, and Chapel Hill, while the least walkable cities are Mint Hill, Indian Trail, and Clemmons.

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The list of North Carolina cities below is sorted by Walk Score, but can also be sorted by population or alphabetically (click table's heading to sort).

City

Zip Code

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

Charlotte (the largest city in North Carolina) 28269 26 29 34 731,424
Raleigh 27612 31 30 41 403,892
Greensboro 27401 29 -- 35 269,666
Winston-Salem 27106 23 -- 29 229,617
Durham 27701 29 29 41 228,330
Fayetteville 28314 21 -- 33 200,564
Cary 27511 27 18 40 135,234
Wilmington 28403 35 20 52 106,476
High Point 27260 24 -- 31 104,371
Greenville 33 -- 45 84,554
Asheville 28801 36 26 33 83,393
Concord 18 11 24 79,066
Gastonia 24 -- 27 71,741
Jacksonville 28543 25 -- 43 70,145
Rocky Mount 24 16 39 57,477
Chapel Hill 36 42 50 57,233
Burlington 33 -- 39 49,963
Wilson 32 -- 42 49,167
Huntersville 16 -- 28 46,773
Kannapolis 22 20 26 42,625
Hickory 27 -- 26 40,010
Apex 25 -- 28 37,476
Goldsboro 27 -- 41 36,437
Salisbury 27 -- 34 33,662
Indian Trail 10 -- 28 33,518
Monroe 25 -- 33 32,797
Mooresville 20 -- 26 32,711
Wake Forest 20 -- 26 30,117
New Bern 27 -- 45 29,524
Sanford 21 -- 32 28,094
Matthews 15 -- 28 27,198
Thomasville 24 -- 29 26,757
Garner 22 -- 27 25,745
Asheboro 26 -- 26 25,012
Cornelius 27 -- 34 24,866
Holly Springs 19 -- 24 24,661
Statesville 30 -- 31 24,532
Kernersville 20 -- 26 23,123
Mint Hill 10 -- 24 22,722
Kinston 32 -- 43 21,677
Lumberton 29 -- 43 21,542
Havelock 26 -- 42 20,735
Shelby 28 -- 31 20,323
Carrboro 27510 28 -- 59 19,582
Lexington 32 -- 32 18,931
Elizabeth City 38 -- 50 18,683
Clemmons 12 -- 23 18,627
Morrisville 26 -- 42 18,576
Lenoir 21 -- 25 18,228
Fuquay-Varina 20 -- 30 17,937
Boone 49 -- 26 17,122
Morganton 25 -- 24 16,918

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