April 1990 County/State Median Ages

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..go to state Total White All Other Races Median_Age
County Med_Age Population Med_Age Population Med_Age Population Differences
ALAMANCE 35.45 108,213   36.70 86,584   30.94 21,629   5.76
ALEXANDER 33.80 27,544   34.05 25,757   29.72 1,787   4.33
ALLEGHANY 39.42 9,590   39.50 9,399   35.83 191   3.67
ANSON 34.08 23,474   39.02 12,270   29.15 11,204   9.87
ASHE 38.50 22,209   38.48 22,012   39.75 197   -1.27
AVERY 34.99 14,867   35.15 14,656   21.79 211   13.36
BEAUFORT 35.65 42,283   38.28 28,998   30.70 13,285   7.58
BERTIE 33.38 20,388   40.44 7,796   29.42 12,592   11.02
BLADEN 34.84 28,663   37.52 16,964   31.11 11,699   6.41
BRUNSWICK 36.99 50,985   38.90 41,428   29.80 9,557   9.10
BUNCOMBE 36.60 174,778   37.15 159,158   31.05 15,620   6.10
BURKE 35.03 75,740   35.60 69,617   28.43 6,123   7.17
CABARRUS 34.49 98,935   35.53 85,381   28.10 13,554   7.43
CALDWELL 34.50 70,709   34.73 66,603   30.41 4,106   4.32
CAMDEN 35.72 5,904   36.56 4,393   33.13 1,511   3.43
CARTERET 35.80 52,553   36.71 47,573   28.29 4,980   8.42
CASWELL 35.62 20,693   36.48 12,200   34.54 8,493   1.94
CATAWBA 34.22 118,412   34.96 106,627   27.51 11,785   7.45
CHATHAM 35.97 38,759   36.83 29,674   32.76 9,085   4.07
CHEROKEE 39.06 20,170   39.18 19,359   36.73 811   2.45
CHOWAN 36.34 13,506   40.03 8,357   30.97 5,149   9.06
CLAY 40.07 7,155   40.07 7,068   39.75 87   0.32
CLEVELAND 34.55 84,713   36.53 66,444   27.69 18,269   8.84
COLUMBUS 34.18 49,587   36.58 32,952   29.43 16,635   7.15
CRAVEN 30.16 81,613   31.38 59,251   27.16 22,362   4.22
CUMBERLAND 27.05 274,713   27.94 175,466   25.44 99,247   2.50
CURRITUCK 34.23 13,736   34.48 12,068   32.26 1,668   2.22
DARE 35.05 22,746   35.27 21,806   30.75 940   4.52
DAVIDSON 34.39 126,677   35.05 113,456   29.19 13,221   5.86
DAVIE 36.19 27,859   36.71 25,234   31.81 2,625   4.90
DUPLIN 34.15 39,995   35.85 26,480   30.52 13,515   5.33
DURHAM 31.61 181,854   33.62 110,432   28.38 71,422   5.24
EDGECOMBE 32.61 56,692   37.56 24,817   28.85 31,875   8.71
FORSYTH 33.83 265,878   35.52 197,445   29.08 68,433   6.44
FRANKLIN 33.61 36,414   35.08 23,390   30.64 13,024   4.44
GASTON 33.40 175,093   34.32 151,063   27.68 24,030   6.64
GATES 34.09 9,305   36.44 5,103   31.16 4,202   5.28
GRAHAM 36.89 7,196   37.91 6,735   24.31 461   13.60
GRANVILLE 33.94 38,341   35.15 23,199   32.02 15,142   3.13
GREENE 33.52 15,384   36.65 8,821   29.27 6,563   7.38
GUILFORD 33.30 347,420   35.67 250,198   27.40 97,222   8.27
HALIFAX 33.47 55,516   38.94 26,031   29.07 29,485   9.87
HARNETT 31.10 67,833   32.42 51,543   27.23 16,290   5.19
HAYWOOD 39.86 46,942   39.99 46,044   34.32 898   5.67
HENDERSON 40.59 69,326   41.11 66,475   29.99 2,851   11.12
HERTFORD 33.54 22,523   38.68 9,224   30.02 13,299   8.66
HOKE 29.46 22,856   33.55 9,686   26.16 13,170   7.39
HYDE 35.65 5,411   36.91 3,622   32.30 1,789   4.61
IREDELL 34.70 92,935   36.17 77,481   28.17 15,454   8.00
JACKSON 33.05 26,846   34.22 23,641   26.19 3,205   8.03
Total White All Other Races Median_Age
County Med_Age Population Med_Age Population Med_Age Population Differences
JOHNSTON 34.13 81,306   35.13 66,419   29.31 14,887   5.82
JONES 34.28 9,414   35.25 5,707   32.58 3,707   2.67
LEE 34.09 41,370   35.90 31,548   28.74 9,822   7.16
LENOIR 34.56 57,274   37.57 34,477   30.35 22,797   7.22
LINCOLN 33.84 50,319   34.48 45,899   26.95 4,420   7.53
MCDOWELL 35.63 35,681   35.86 33,929   32.29 1,752   3.57
MACON 42.63 23,499   43.00 22,970   21.44 529   21.56
MADISON 36.63 16,953   36.77 16,765   22.06 188   14.71
MARTIN 34.62 25,078   38.02 13,810   30.50 11,268   7.52
MECKLENBURG 31.84 511,481   33.43 366,305   27.73 145,176   5.70
MITCHELL 38.94 14,433   38.96 14,372   36.25 61   2.71
MONTGOMERY 33.50 23,352   35.94 17,046   27.95 6,306   7.99
MOORE 38.43 59,000   41.17 47,641   29.32 11,359   11.85
NASH 33.75 76,677   36.27 52,057   28.66 24,620   7.61
NEW HANOVER 33.83 120,284   34.92 95,079   29.54 25,205   5.38
NORTHAMPTON 35.99 20,798   42.70 8,402   32.48 12,396   10.22
ONSLOW 24.41 149,838   24.79 115,180   23.38 34,658   1.41
ORANGE 28.72 93,851   28.91 76,279   27.91 17,572   1.00
PAMLICO 38.15 11,368   39.79 8,363   33.59 3,005   6.20
PASQUOTANK 32.05 31,298   34.78 19,454   26.95 11,844   7.83
PENDER 35.74 28,855   37.63 19,921   31.42 8,934   6.21
PERQUIMANS 37.19 10,447   40.54 6,983   32.28 3,464   8.26
PERSON 34.75 30,180   36.65 20,856   31.05 9,324   5.60
PITT 29.22 108,480   30.15 71,483   27.29 36,997   2.86
POLK 42.97 14,416   43.88 13,321   33.43 1,095   10.45
RANDOLPH 34.19 106,546   34.48 99,327   30.36 7,219   4.12
RICHMOND 33.82 44,518   36.53 30,923   27.82 13,595   8.71
ROBESON 30.11 105,170   36.35 38,072   26.65 67,098   9.70
ROCKINGHAM 35.36 86,064   36.66 68,144   30.71 17,920   5.95
ROWAN 35.05 110,605   36.45 92,088   28.96 18,517   7.49
RUTHERFORD 35.48 56,919   36.54 50,195   28.00 6,724   8.54
SAMPSON 34.59 47,297   36.69 30,570   30.64 16,727   6.05
SCOTLAND 31.34 33,763   34.22 19,063   27.25 14,700   6.97
STANLY 34.77 51,765   35.98 45,365   27.05 6,400   8.93
STOKES 34.17 37,223   34.28 35,010   32.22 2,213   2.06
SURRY 36.24 61,704   36.47 58,736   31.98 2,968   4.49
SWAIN 35.28 11,268   40.21 7,964   24.28 3,304   15.93
TRANSYLVANIA 37.85 25,520   38.73 24,150   24.00 1,370   14.73
TYRRELL 35.27 3,856   38.62 2,304   30.42 1,552   8.20
UNION 31.86 84,210   33.13 70,211   25.42 13,999   7.71
VANCE 32.89 38,892   37.04 21,232   28.39 17,660   8.65
WAKE 31.08 426,301   32.05 327,913   27.92 98,388   4.13
WARREN 36.95 17,265   45.14 6,632   32.82 10,633   12.32
WASHINGTON 34.04 13,997   38.63 7,571   28.39 6,426   10.24
WATAUGA 27.54 36,952   27.95 35,970   21.78 982   6.17
WAYNE 31.64 104,666   32.64 69,675   29.49 34,991   3.15
WILKES 35.16 59,393   35.31 56,390   32.64 3,003   2.67
WILSON 33.72 66,061   36.79 40,826   28.45 25,235   8.34
YADKIN 36.43 30,488   36.61 29,133   33.47 1,355   3.14
YANCEY 37.95 15,419   38.01 15,230   32.92 189   5.09

Total White All Other Races Median_Age
NORTH Med_Age Population Med_Age Population Med_Age Population Differences
CAROLINA 32.96 6,632,448   34.53 5,036,941   28.19 1,595,507   6.34

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Last Update: November 6, 2000