2001 Revised County Population Estimates
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County July 2001 Estimate April 2000 Estimate Base Amount Percent Total Births, A2000 - J2001 Total Deaths, A2000 - J2001 Natural Growth, A2000 - J2001 Amount Percent
Alamance 133,809 130,750 3,059 2.3 2,376 1,650 726 2,333 1.8
Alexander 33,954 33,566 388 1.2 558 372 186 202 0.6
Alleghany 10,725 10,672 53 0.5 147 166 -19 72 0.7
Anson 25,525 25,268 257 1.0 426 359 67 190 0.8
Ashe 24,839 24,394 445 1.8 330 353 -23 468 1.9
Avery 17,657 17,149 508 3.0 228 221 7 501 2.9
Beaufort 45,197 44,916 281 0.6 805 700 105 176 0.4
Bertie 19,867 19,765 102 0.5 327 354 -27 129 0.7
Bladen 32,547 32,252 295 0.9 605 483 122 173 0.5
Brunswick 76,418 73,121 3,297 4.5 1,093 904 189 3,108 4.3
Buncombe 209,086 206,365 2,721 1.3 3,193 2,785 408 2,313 1.1
Burke 89,302 89,163 139 0.2 1,405 1,047 358 -219 -0.2
Cabarrus 136,390 131,043 5,347 4.1 2,701 1,385 1,316 4,031 3.1
Caldwell 78,380 77,747 633 0.8 1,271 952 319 314 0.4
Camden 7,049 6,884 165 2.4 94 79 15 150 2.2
Carteret 59,694 59,334 360 0.6 766 830 -64 424 0.7
Caswell 23,691 23,474 217 0.9 319 291 28 189 0.8
Catawba 145,000 141,700 3,300 2.3 2,630 1,634 996 2,304 1.6
Chatham 51,040 49,396 1,644 3.3 823 614 209 1,435 2.9
Cherokee 24,616 24,261 355 1.5 333 381 -48 403 1.7
Chowan 14,341 14,522 -181 -1.2 242 231 11 -192 -1.3
Clay 8,980 8,778 202 2.3 93 146 -53 255 2.9
Cleveland 96,554 96,129 425 0.4 1,649 1,276 373 52 0.1
Columbus 54,926 54,758 168 0.3 1,255 803 452 -284 -0.5
Craven 93,185 91,526 1,659 1.8 2,027 1,035 992 667 0.7
Cumberland 302,882 302,978 -96 -0.0 6,906 2,498 4,408 -4,504 -1.5
Currituck 18,733 18,179 554 3.0 283 204 79 475 2.6
Dare 31,069 29,959 1,110 3.7 440 318 122 988 3.3
Davidson 149,054 147,248 1,806 1.2 2,443 1,705 738 1,068 0.7
Davie 35,998 34,841 1,157 3.3 588 429 159 998 2.9
Duplin 50,365 49,054 1,311 2.7 1,018 632 386 925 1.9
Durham 229,249 223,270 5,979 2.7 4,742 2,098 2,644 3,335 1.5
Edgecombe 55,730 55,604 126 0.2 1,046 786 260 -134 -0.2
Forsyth 310,717 306,274 4,443 1.5 5,763 3,426 2,337 2,106 0.7
Franklin 48,809 47,284 1,525 3.2 827 560 267 1,258 2.7
Gaston 190,941 190,445 496 0.3 3,331 2,507 824 -328 -0.2
Gates 10,582 10,521 61 0.6 139 164 -25 86 0.8
Graham 8,081 7,996 85 1.1 125 140 -15 100 1.3
Granville 50,268 48,486 1,782 3.7 762 555 207 1,575 3.2
Greene 18,984 18,957 27 0.1 313 205 108 -81 -0.4
Guilford 426,530 420,848 5,682 1.4 7,530 4,351 3,179 2,503 0.6
Halifax 57,163 57,444 -281 -0.5 980 830 150 -431 -0.8
Harnett 93,561 90,978 2,583 2.8 1,827 926 901 1,682 1.8
Haywood 54,763 54,025 738 1.4 693 792 -99 837 1.5
Henderson 91,422 89,184 2,238 2.5 1,331 1,370 -39 2,277 2.6
Hertford 23,044 22,588 456 2.0 347 377 -30 486 2.2
Hoke 34,779 33,708 1,071 3.2 836 298 538 533 1.6
Hyde 5,779 5,817 -38 -0.7 75 91 -16 -22 -0.4
Iredell 127,923 122,631 5,292 4.3 2,325 1,395 930 4,362 3.6
Jackson 33,892 33,103 789 2.4 459 374 85 704 2.1
Johnston 127,333 121,998 5,335 4.4 2,603 1,196 1,407 3,928 3.2
Jones 10,208 10,311 -103 -1.0 114 157 -43 -60 -0.6
Lee 50,277 49,196 1,081 2.2 1,050 624 426 655 1.3
Lenoir 59,549 59,636 -87 -0.1 1,048 896 152 -239 -0.4
Lincoln 65,671 63,810 1,861 2.9 1,138 710 428 1,433 2.2
Macon 30,321 29,802 519 1.7 387 458 -71 590 2.0
Madison 19,675 19,612 63 0.3 278 273 5 58 0.3
Martin 25,326 25,549 -223 -0.9 412 400 12 -235 -0.9
McDowell 42,784 42,134 650 1.5 675 562 113 537 1.3
Mecklenburg 718,103 695,348 22,755 3.3 15,111 5,691 9,420 13,335 1.9
Mitchell 15,812 15,687 125 0.8 202 267 -65 190 1.2
Montgomery 27,007 26,797 210 0.8 521 329 192 18 0.1
Moore 75,932 74,772 1,160 1.6 1,127 1,074 53 1,107 1.5
Nash 88,063 87,378 685 0.8 1,601 1,089 512 173 0.2
New Hanover 164,796 160,315 4,481 2.8 2,533 1,732 801 3,680 2.3
Northampton 22,116 22,051 65 0.3 323 356 -33 98 0.4
Onslow 150,858 150,418 440 0.3 4,056 956 3,100 -2,660 -1.8
Orange 118,826 115,589 3,237 2.8 1,594 866 728 2,509 2.2
Pamlico 12,812 12,896 -84 -0.7 130 173 -43 -41 -0.3
Pasquotank 34,854 34,890 -36 -0.1 573 465 108 -144 -0.4
Pender 41,772 41,071 701 1.7 617 466 151 550 1.3
Perquimans 11,575 11,369 206 1.8 151 188 -37 243 2.1
Person 36,130 35,603 527 1.5 566 486 80 447 1.3
Pitt 136,149 133,759 2,390 1.8 2,515 1,305 1,210 1,180 0.9
Polk 18,798 18,299 499 2.7 233 346 -113 612 3.3
Randolph 132,189 130,503 1,686 1.3 2,393 1,414 979 707 0.5
Richmond 46,510 46,597 -87 -0.2 871 653 218 -305 -0.7
Robeson 124,298 123,170 1,128 0.9 2,669 1,493 1,176 -48 -0.0
Rockingham 92,122 92,018 104 0.1 1,482 1,287 195 -91 -0.1
Rowan 131,573 130,364 1,209 0.9 2,114 1,685 429 780 0.6
Rutherford 63,805 62,923 882 1.4 1,071 939 132 750 1.2
Sampson 60,748 60,157 591 1.0 1,162 792 370 221 0.4
Scotland 35,619 35,952 -333 -0.9 632 481 151 -484 -1.3
Stanly 58,720 58,092 628 1.1 942 734 208 420 0.7
Stokes 45,110 44,640 470 1.1 647 514 133 337 0.8
Surry 71,461 71,208 253 0.4 1,205 955 250 3 0.0
Swain 13,170 12,980 190 1.5 227 203 24 166 1.3
Transylvania 29,483 29,316 167 0.6 351 416 -65 232 0.8
Tyrrell 4,186 4,143 43 1.0 58 57 1 42 1.0
Union 131,896 123,834 8,062 6.5 2,831 1,036 1,795 6,267 5.1
Vance 43,965 42,946 1,019 2.4 933 583 350 669 1.6
Wake 660,434 627,906 32,528 5.2 13,027 4,107 8,920 23,608 3.8
Warren 20,057 19,861 196 1.0 252 281 -29 225 1.1
Washington 13,578 13,730 -152 -1.1 234 240 -6 -146 -1.1
Watauga 43,487 42,684 803 1.9 441 342 99 704 1.6
Wayne 114,127 113,449 678 0.6 2,191 1,337 854 -176 -0.2
Wilkes 66,440 65,630 810 1.2 1,127 835 292 518 0.8
Wilson 74,441 73,810 631 0.9 1,364 925 439 192 0.3
Yadkin 36,605 36,352 253 0.7 632 471 161 92 0.3
Yancey 17,914 17,758 156 0.9 263 250 13 143 0.8
STATE 8,209,775 8,046,668 163,107 2.0 149,487 89,167 60,320 102,787 1.3

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