Annual County Population Totals, 2000-2009
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County July 2000 July 2001 July 2002 July 2003 July 2004 July 2005 July 2006 July 2007 July 2008 July 2009
Alamance 131,492 133,809 135,917 136,245 137,027 138,281 139,892 143,508 146,831 149,277
Alexander 33,735 33,954 34,172 34,346 34,959 35,540 36,042 36,430 36,743 37,028
Alleghany 10,670 10,725 10,757 10,677 10,728 10,713 10,894 11,007 11,035 11,102
Anson 25,323 25,525 25,664 25,690 26,305 26,496 26,373 26,572 26,809 26,868
Ashe 24,460 24,839 24,809 25,127 25,235 25,583 25,959 26,327 26,756 26,987
Avery 17,298 17,657 17,794 17,887 17,736 17,714 17,899 17,952 17,988 17,846
Beaufort 44,905 45,197 45,302 45,269 45,363 45,525 45,964 45,922 46,659 47,247
Bertie 19,732 19,867 19,921 20,013 19,956 19,939 19,844 20,768 21,076 21,221
Bladen 32,297 32,547 32,925 33,282 33,833 34,046 34,415 34,624 34,988 35,069
Brunswick 73,732 76,418 78,716 80,915 83,910 88,039 93,756 98,557 102,275 105,226
Buncombe 207,242 209,086 211,398 214,046 217,323 219,247 225,065 229,526 232,814 235,879
Burke 89,383 89,302 89,197 88,738 88,713 88,239 88,623 88,980 89,984 90,521
Cabarrus 132,234 136,390 139,839 143,196 146,053 150,019 157,025 164,521 170,901 174,961
Caldwell 78,024 78,380 78,796 78,803 79,184 79,596 80,388 80,996 81,900 82,494
Camden 6,924 7,049 7,309 7,865 8,517 9,061 9,351 9,589 9,841 9,920
Carteret 59,386 59,694 60,147 60,779 61,992 63,012 64,008 64,050 64,736 65,732
Caswell 23,522 23,691 23,729 23,738 23,648 23,720 23,620 23,601 23,570 23,847
Catawba 142,443 145,000 145,395 145,155 145,783 146,474 148,386 150,647 152,354 153,482
Chatham 49,812 51,040 52,695 53,791 54,850 55,938 57,687 59,234 61,198 62,408
Cherokee 24,323 24,616 24,985 25,196 25,680 25,991 26,767 27,057 27,187 27,176
Chowan 14,447 14,341 14,520 14,439 14,520 14,533 14,838 14,959 15,004 14,882
Clay 8,797 8,980 9,195 9,363 9,600 9,792 10,030 10,198 10,299 10,487
Cleveland 96,394 96,554 96,660 96,752 96,435 95,840 95,607 96,077 96,967 97,588
Columbus 54,775 54,926 55,083 54,943 55,016 54,972 55,585 55,914 56,568 57,674
Craven 91,854 93,185 93,067 93,681 94,134 95,513 97,345 97,709 99,626 102,381
Cumberland 303,588 302,882 305,193 304,616 307,837 302,576 305,538 307,793 311,113 319,040
Currituck 18,290 18,733 19,509 20,352 21,602 22,636 23,132 23,402 23,474 23,515
Dare 30,170 31,069 32,083 33,085 33,974 34,322 34,421 34,215 34,142 34,015
Davidson 147,684 149,054 150,653 151,824 152,808 153,937 155,040 156,693 159,623 161,042
Davie 35,033 35,998 36,436 36,774 37,345 38,150 39,099 39,772 40,274 40,828
Duplin 49,255 50,365 51,291 51,819 52,838 53,631 54,932 55,892 56,880 57,788
Durham 224,572 229,249 232,890 235,006 237,571 240,821 246,323 251,952 258,336 263,601
Edgecombe 55,467 55,730 55,919 55,583 55,668 55,389 55,301 55,211 55,777 56,190
Forsyth 307,008 310,717 313,803 316,323 319,220 324,372 330,935 337,159 342,975 347,333
Franklin 47,636 48,809 50,520 51,663 52,766 53,979 55,396 56,762 58,463 59,502
Gaston 190,747 190,941 190,768 190,052 190,038 191,815 194,912 199,005 203,143 205,376
Gates 10,506 10,582 10,730 10,870 10,976 11,305 11,781 12,081 12,168 12,145
Graham 7,976 8,081 8,097 8,152 8,215 8,237 8,403 8,541 8,638 8,772
Granville 48,908 50,268 51,960 52,947 53,599 54,352 55,252 57,573 58,511 59,529
Greene 18,978 18,984 19,365 19,629 19,730 19,903 20,457 20,809 20,940 21,218
Guilford 422,459 426,530 429,668 432,981 436,845 444,762 454,488 464,414 474,323 482,452
Halifax 57,305 57,163 56,903 56,533 56,180 55,718 55,303 55,206 55,116 54,885
Harnett 91,473 93,561 95,622 96,696 98,304 100,192 102,373 105,310 108,490 112,003
Haywood 54,112 54,763 55,251 55,907 56,429 56,441 56,964 57,722 57,976 58,680
Henderson 89,637 91,422 92,800 94,417 95,885 97,357 100,045 102,172 104,086 105,395
Hertford 22,591 23,044 23,730 23,626 23,704 23,773 23,881 23,968 24,158 24,630
Hoke 33,929 34,779 35,799 36,581 38,083 39,929 41,635 42,918 44,588 45,973
Hyde 5,826 5,779 5,929 5,854 5,784 5,792 5,766 5,773 5,881 5,841
Iredell 123,593 127,923 130,463 133,121 135,734 139,347 145,642 150,654 154,753 157,427
Jackson 33,275 33,892 34,570 35,594 36,381 36,751 37,849 38,181 38,659 39,483
Johnston 123,265 127,333 131,655 135,033 139,658 143,982 148,939 154,635 160,062 165,111
Jones 10,270 10,208 10,127 10,025 10,035 10,029 10,126 10,154 10,072 10,129
Lee 49,395 50,277 50,782 51,420 52,460 53,320 54,390 55,334 56,505 57,297
Lenoir 59,573 59,549 59,537 59,419 59,178 59,227 59,392 59,233 59,377 59,431
Lincoln 64,164 65,671 66,526 67,543 68,338 69,714 71,753 73,633 75,759 77,097
Macon 29,946 30,321 30,759 31,070 31,485 31,887 32,666 33,156 33,744 33,854
Madison 19,658 19,675 19,712 19,819 19,991 19,996 20,198 20,253 20,538 20,664
Martin 25,514 25,326 25,137 24,940 24,769 24,582 24,644 24,387 24,497 24,508
McDowell 42,254 42,784 42,828 43,013 43,005 43,109 43,661 44,143 44,746 44,856
Mecklenburg 701,061 718,103 735,881 754,436 774,020 802,998 837,685 870,393 888,730 906,473
Mitchell 15,678 15,812 15,835 15,770 15,815 15,629 15,575 15,517 15,566 15,602
Montgomery 26,895 27,007 27,077 27,190 26,892 27,077 27,180 27,450 27,715 27,799
Moore 75,191 75,932 77,187 77,927 79,159 80,388 82,347 84,393 85,954 87,227
Nash 87,678 88,063 88,565 88,723 89,680 90,305 91,229 92,282 93,432 94,745
New Hanover 160,944 164,796 167,992 171,665 177,874 184,666 190,136 193,928 197,445 200,265
Northampton 22,020 22,116 21,872 21,909 21,705 21,837 21,889 21,907 21,992 22,039
Onslow 150,476 150,858 153,479 155,761 161,076 159,914 164,632 167,498 174,829 182,546
Orange 116,106 118,826 119,329 120,368 121,053 122,613 124,593 127,278 129,584 132,215
Pamlico 12,894 12,812 12,968 12,981 13,010 13,097 13,095 13,033 13,045 13,116
Pasquotank 34,882 34,854 35,591 35,978 37,050 38,137 39,182 40,010 40,504 40,716
Pender 41,206 41,772 42,692 42,972 44,097 45,368 47,237 48,924 50,137 51,354
Perquimans 11,401 11,575 11,663 11,743 11,856 12,190 12,545 12,937 13,209 13,347
Person 35,718 36,130 36,795 37,073 37,102 37,390 37,791 38,136 38,226 39,097
Pitt 134,321 136,149 139,145 141,029 144,223 147,010 151,356 156,049 160,674 164,602
Polk 18,362 18,798 18,929 19,071 19,188 19,340 19,635 19,846 19,961 20,274
Randolph 131,004 132,189 132,800 133,771 134,240 135,222 136,379 137,308 139,140 140,633
Richmond 46,576 46,510 46,391 46,053 45,894 46,060 46,177 46,449 46,675 46,685
Robeson 123,339 124,298 124,801 125,394 126,306 127,712 128,962 130,376 131,704 133,162
Rockingham 92,117 92,122 92,723 92,687 92,197 92,065 92,119 92,374 92,783 93,273
Rowan 130,647 131,573 132,149 131,903 131,247 131,109 132,520 134,393 136,617 137,756
Rutherford 63,065 63,805 63,898 64,248 64,279 64,574 65,029 65,542 66,594 67,226
Sampson 60,250 60,748 61,118 61,199 61,364 61,853 62,136 62,525 63,191 63,317
Scotland 35,944 35,619 35,366 35,089 36,110 36,009 36,193 36,293 36,488 36,330
Stanly 58,228 58,720 58,838 58,739 58,640 58,588 58,791 59,203 59,906 60,205
Stokes 44,735 45,110 45,297 45,553 45,915 46,115 46,408 46,421 46,872 47,161
Surry 71,280 71,461 71,616 71,531 71,573 72,217 72,213 72,490 72,860 73,336
Swain 13,037 13,170 13,286 13,334 13,427 13,654 13,934 13,794 13,868 13,864
Transylvania 29,383 29,483 29,728 29,879 30,249 30,623 31,375 31,973 32,413 32,788
Tyrrell 4,115 4,186 4,171 4,286 4,236 4,262 4,287 4,394 4,411 4,410
Union 125,609 131,896 138,589 144,139 151,102 160,260 171,307 183,036 192,305 197,373
Vance 43,155 43,965 44,326 44,134 44,157 44,024 44,653 44,802 45,091 45,267
Wake 633,333 660,434 679,502 699,267 721,246 752,138 786,754 823,616 856,927 882,344
Warren 19,900 20,057 20,069 20,252 20,299 20,541 20,445 20,651 20,762 20,801
Washington 13,668 13,578 13,583 13,507 13,475 13,468 13,369 13,303 13,326 13,243
Watauga 42,886 43,487 44,181 44,566 45,133 45,795 47,015 48,225 49,499 50,121
Wayne 113,656 114,127 114,786 115,080 116,698 117,692 117,898 118,778 120,000 121,852
Wilkes 65,817 66,440 66,925 67,168 67,235 67,131 67,489 68,199 68,768 69,107
Wilson 73,947 74,441 75,300 75,597 76,077 76,655 77,448 78,325 79,626 80,677
Yadkin 36,468 36,605 36,914 36,752 36,976 37,274 37,614 37,752 38,126 38,263
Yancey 17,733 17,914 17,695 17,546 17,610 17,655 17,758 17,938 17,943 17,872
STATE 8,081,986 8,209,775 8,324,059 8,418,493 8,542,420 8,685,811 8,890,380 9,090,572 9,278,794 9,435,396

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Last updated 31AUG2011