2000 Revised County Population Estimates
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County July 2000 Estimate April 2000 Estimate Base Amount Percent Total Births, A2000 - J2000 Total Deaths, A2000 - J2000 Natural Growth, A2000 - J2000 Amount Percent
Alamance 131,492 130,750 742 0.6 476 334 142 600 0.5
Alexander 33,735 33,566 169 0.5 117 76 41 128 0.4
Alleghany 10,670 10,672 -2 -0.0 32 33 -1 -1 -0.0
Anson 25,323 25,268 55 0.2 88 72 16 39 0.2
Ashe 24,460 24,394 66 0.3 64 70 -6 72 0.3
Avery 17,298 17,149 149 0.9 46 47 -1 150 0.9
Beaufort 44,905 44,916 -11 -0.0 160 138 22 -33 -0.1
Bertie 19,732 19,765 -33 -0.2 62 70 -8 -25 -0.1
Bladen 32,297 32,252 45 0.1 121 93 28 17 0.1
Brunswick 73,732 73,121 611 0.8 214 179 35 576 0.8
Buncombe 207,242 206,365 877 0.4 649 551 98 779 0.4
Burke 89,383 89,163 220 0.2 292 212 80 140 0.2
Cabarrus 132,234 131,043 1,191 0.9 534 280 254 937 0.7
Caldwell 78,024 77,747 277 0.4 263 185 78 199 0.3
Camden 6,924 6,884 40 0.6 19 16 3 37 0.5
Carteret 59,386 59,334 52 0.1 159 161 -2 54 0.1
Caswell 23,522 23,474 48 0.2 66 54 12 36 0.2
Catawba 142,443 141,700 743 0.5 535 321 214 529 0.4
Chatham 49,812 49,396 416 0.8 166 124 42 374 0.8
Cherokee 24,323 24,261 62 0.3 67 75 -8 70 0.3
Chowan 14,447 14,522 -75 -0.5 47 48 -1 -74 -0.5
Clay 8,797 8,778 19 0.2 19 31 -12 31 0.4
Cleveland 96,394 96,129 265 0.3 334 256 78 187 0.2
Columbus 54,775 54,758 17 0.0 202 159 43 -26 -0.0
Craven 91,854 91,526 328 0.4 413 207 206 122 0.1
Cumberland 303,588 302,978 610 0.2 1,416 501 915 -305 -0.1
Currituck 18,290 18,179 111 0.6 59 41 18 93 0.5
Dare 30,170 29,959 211 0.7 88 67 21 190 0.6
Davidson 147,684 147,248 436 0.3 493 344 149 287 0.2
Davie 35,033 34,841 192 0.6 121 87 34 158 0.5
Duplin 49,255 49,054 201 0.4 208 131 77 124 0.3
Durham 224,572 223,270 1,302 0.6 942 431 511 791 0.4
Edgecombe 55,467 55,604 -137 -0.2 214 162 52 -189 -0.3
Forsyth 307,008 306,274 734 0.2 1,147 693 454 280 0.1
Franklin 47,636 47,284 352 0.7 169 112 57 295 0.6
Gaston 190,747 190,445 302 0.2 683 502 181 121 0.1
Gates 10,506 10,521 -15 -0.1 27 34 -7 -8 -0.1
Graham 7,976 7,996 -20 -0.3 27 30 -3 -17 -0.2
Granville 48,908 48,486 422 0.9 150 111 39 383 0.8
Greene 18,978 18,957 21 0.1 65 44 21 0 0.0
Guilford 422,459 420,848 1,611 0.4 1,524 888 636 975 0.2
Halifax 57,305 57,444 -139 -0.2 199 162 37 -176 -0.3
Harnett 91,473 90,978 495 0.5 358 186 172 323 0.4
Haywood 54,112 54,025 87 0.2 141 156 -15 102 0.2
Henderson 89,637 89,184 453 0.5 258 280 -22 475 0.5
Hertford 22,591 22,588 3 0.0 70 77 -7 10 0.0
Hoke 33,929 33,708 221 0.7 167 62 105 116 0.3
Hyde 5,826 5,817 9 0.2 16 20 -4 13 0.2
Iredell 123,593 122,631 962 0.8 463 285 178 784 0.6
Jackson 33,275 33,103 172 0.5 92 75 17 155 0.5
Johnston 123,265 121,998 1,267 1.0 530 241 289 978 0.8
Jones 10,270 10,311 -41 -0.4 22 33 -11 -30 -0.3
Lee 49,395 49,196 199 0.4 219 131 88 111 0.2
Lenoir 59,573 59,636 -63 -0.1 215 177 38 -101 -0.2
Lincoln 64,164 63,810 354 0.6 226 143 83 271 0.4
Macon 29,946 29,802 144 0.5 77 93 -16 160 0.5
Madison 19,658 19,612 46 0.2 57 58 -1 47 0.2
Martin 25,514 25,549 -35 -0.1 85 84 1 -36 -0.1
McDowell 42,254 42,134 120 0.3 138 118 20 100 0.2
Mecklenburg 701,061 695,348 5,713 0.8 3,044 1,152 1,892 3,821 0.5
Mitchell 15,678 15,687 -9 -0.1 39 56 -17 8 0.1
Montgomery 26,895 26,797 98 0.4 104 69 35 63 0.2
Moore 75,191 74,772 419 0.6 232 216 16 403 0.5
Nash 87,678 87,378 300 0.3 325 221 104 196 0.2
New Hanover 160,944 160,315 629 0.4 505 333 172 457 0.3
Northampton 22,020 22,051 -31 -0.1 65 71 -6 -25 -0.1
Onslow 150,476 150,418 58 0.0 831 187 644 -586 -0.4
Orange 116,106 115,589 517 0.4 315 174 141 376 0.3
Pamlico 12,894 12,896 -2 -0.0 27 32 -5 3 0.0
Pasquotank 34,882 34,890 -8 -0.0 114 93 21 -29 -0.1
Pender 41,206 41,071 135 0.3 123 93 30 105 0.3
Perquimans 11,401 11,369 32 0.3 31 36 -5 37 0.3
Person 35,718 35,603 115 0.3 108 97 11 104 0.3
Pitt 134,321 133,759 562 0.4 507 265 242 320 0.2
Polk 18,362 18,299 63 0.3 48 72 -24 87 0.5
Randolph 131,004 130,503 501 0.4 487 279 208 293 0.2
Richmond 46,576 46,597 -21 -0.0 179 131 48 -69 -0.1
Robeson 123,339 123,170 169 0.1 537 295 242 -73 -0.1
Rockingham 92,117 92,018 99 0.1 302 270 32 67 0.1
Rowan 130,647 130,364 283 0.2 426 341 85 198 0.2
Rutherford 63,065 62,923 142 0.2 218 188 30 112 0.2
Sampson 60,250 60,157 93 0.2 231 158 73 20 0.0
Scotland 35,944 35,952 -8 -0.0 136 103 33 -41 -0.1
Stanly 58,228 58,092 136 0.2 188 151 37 99 0.2
Stokes 44,735 44,640 95 0.2 132 105 27 68 0.2
Surry 71,280 71,208 72 0.1 243 190 53 19 0.0
Swain 13,037 12,980 57 0.4 46 43 3 54 0.4
Transylvania 29,383 29,316 67 0.2 75 81 -6 73 0.2
Tyrrell 4,115 4,143 -28 -0.7 12 10 2 -30 -0.7
Union 125,609 123,834 1,775 1.4 559 205 354 1,421 1.1
Vance 43,155 42,946 209 0.5 188 112 76 133 0.3
Wake 633,333 627,906 5,427 0.9 2,565 812 1,753 3,674 0.6
Warren 19,900 19,861 39 0.2 49 52 -3 42 0.2
Washington 13,668 13,730 -62 -0.5 50 50 0 -62 -0.5
Watauga 42,886 42,684 202 0.5 91 69 22 180 0.4
Wayne 113,656 113,449 207 0.2 441 274 167 40 0.0
Wilkes 65,817 65,630 187 0.3 232 171 61 126 0.2
Wilson 73,947 73,810 137 0.2 270 185 85 52 0.1
Yadkin 36,468 36,352 116 0.3 131 95 36 80 0.2
Yancey 17,733 17,758 -25 -0.1 55 54 1 -26 -0.1
STATE 8,081,986 8,046,668 35,318 0.4 30,062 17,933 12,129 23,189 0.3

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