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Wesley Chapel, North Carolina
Village
Motto(s): 
"A Great Place to Live and Raise a Family"
Location of Wesley Chapel, North Carolina
Location of Wesley Chapel, North Carolina
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Union
Area
 • Total 9.69 sq mi (25.09 km2)
 • Land 9.60 sq mi (24.86 km2)
 • Water 0.09 sq mi (0.22 km2)
Elevation
617 ft (188 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 8,681
 • Estimate 
(2019)
9,295
 • Density 968.23/sq mi (373.82/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
28104, 28173
Area code(s) 704, 980
FIPS code 37-71940
GNIS feature ID 1023157

Wesley Chapel is a village in Union County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 7,463 at the 2010 census and 8,681 at the 2020 census.

Geography

Wesley Chapel is located at 35°0′36″N 80°40′45″W / 35.01000°N 80.67917°W / 35.01000; -80.67917 (35.010027, -80.679163).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 8.4 square miles (22 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 242
2000 2,549
2010 7,463 192.8%
2019 (est.) 9,295 24.5%
U.S. Decennial Census

2020 census

Wesley Chapel racial composition
Race Number Percentage
White (non-Hispanic) 6,888 79.35%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic) 529 6.09%
Native American 10 0.12%
Asian 278 3.2%
Pacific Islander 2 0.02%
Other/Mixed 348 4.01%
Hispanic or Latino 626 7.21%

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 8,681 people, 2,620 households, and 2,343 families residing in the village.

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