2007 Revised County Population Estimates
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County July 2007 Estimate April 2000 Estimate Base Amount Percent Total Births, A2000 - J2007 Total Deaths, A2000 - J2007 Natural Growth, A2000 - J2007 Amount Percent
Alamance 143,508 130,750 12,758 9.8 13,493 9,624 3,869 8,889 6.8
Alexander 36,430 33,566 2,864 8.5 3,040 2,167 873 1,991 5.9
Alleghany 11,007 10,672 335 3.1 745 989 -244 579 5.4
Anson 26,572 25,268 1,304 5.2 2,336 2,063 273 1,031 4.1
Ashe 26,327 24,394 1,933 7.9 1,930 2,138 -208 2,141 8.8
Avery 17,952 17,149 803 4.7 1,259 1,375 -116 919 5.4
Beaufort 45,922 44,916 1,006 2.2 4,379 3,934 445 561 1.2
Bertie 20,768 19,765 1,003 5.1 1,787 1,834 -47 1,050 5.3
Bladen 34,624 32,252 2,372 7.4 3,321 2,842 479 1,893 5.9
Brunswick 98,557 73,121 25,436 34.8 6,754 5,860 894 24,542 33.6
Buncombe 229,526 206,365 23,161 11.2 18,891 15,957 2,934 20,227 9.8
Burke 88,980 89,163 -183 -0.2 7,469 6,150 1,319 -1,502 -1.7
Cabarrus 164,521 131,043 33,478 25.5 16,702 8,705 7,997 25,481 19.4
Caldwell 80,996 77,747 3,249 4.2 6,887 5,704 1,183 2,066 2.7
Camden 9,589 6,884 2,705 39.3 680 485 195 2,510 36.5
Carteret 64,050 59,334 4,716 7.9 4,528 4,979 -451 5,167 8.7
Caswell 23,601 23,474 127 0.5 1,738 1,763 -25 152 0.6
Catawba 150,647 141,700 8,947 6.3 14,822 9,603 5,219 3,728 2.6
Chatham 59,234 49,396 9,838 19.9 5,114 3,607 1,507 8,331 16.9
Cherokee 27,057 24,261 2,796 11.5 1,943 2,287 -344 3,140 12.9
Chowan 14,959 14,522 437 3.0 1,318 1,330 -12 449 3.1
Clay 10,198 8,778 1,420 16.2 606 837 -231 1,651 18.8
Cleveland 96,077 96,129 -52 -0.1 8,807 7,353 1,454 -1,506 -1.6
Columbus 55,914 54,758 1,156 2.1 6,036 4,645 1,391 -235 -0.4
Craven 97,709 91,526 6,183 6.8 11,414 6,342 5,072 1,111 1.2
Cumberland 307,793 302,978 4,815 1.6 39,438 14,768 24,670 -19,855 -6.6
Currituck 23,402 18,179 5,223 28.7 1,729 1,245 484 4,739 26.1
Dare 34,215 29,959 4,256 14.2 3,020 1,889 1,131 3,125 10.4
Davidson 156,693 147,248 9,445 6.4 13,932 10,388 3,544 5,901 4.0
Davie 39,772 34,841 4,931 14.2 3,223 2,499 724 4,207 12.1
Duplin 55,892 49,054 6,838 13.9 5,828 3,677 2,151 4,687 9.6
Durham 251,952 223,270 28,682 12.8 28,708 12,208 16,500 12,182 5.5
Edgecombe 55,211 55,604 -393 -0.7 5,527 4,372 1,155 -1,548 -2.8
Forsyth 337,159 306,274 30,885 10.1 34,119 20,207 13,912 16,973 5.5
Franklin 56,762 47,284 9,478 20.0 4,966 3,219 1,747 7,731 16.4
Gaston 199,005 190,445 8,560 4.5 19,035 14,142 4,893 3,667 1.9
Gates 12,081 10,521 1,560 14.8 849 875 -26 1,586 15.1
Graham 8,541 7,996 545 6.8 731 724 7 538 6.7
Granville 57,573 48,486 9,087 18.7 4,485 3,327 1,158 7,929 16.4
Greene 20,809 18,957 1,852 9.8 1,817 1,300 517 1,335 7.0
Guilford 464,414 420,848 43,566 10.4 43,333 25,610 17,723 25,843 6.1
Halifax 55,206 57,444 -2,238 -3.9 5,332 4,781 551 -2,789 -4.9
Harnett 105,310 90,978 14,332 15.8 10,731 5,562 5,169 9,163 10.1
Haywood 57,722 54,025 3,697 6.8 4,107 4,799 -692 4,389 8.1
Henderson 102,172 89,184 12,988 14.6 8,256 8,580 -324 13,312 14.9
Hertford 23,968 22,588 1,380 6.1 2,145 2,109 36 1,344 6.0
Hoke 42,918 33,708 9,210 27.3 5,295 1,850 3,445 5,765 17.1
Hyde 5,773 5,817 -44 -0.8 435 490 -55 11 0.2
Iredell 150,654 122,631 28,023 22.9 13,635 8,494 5,141 22,882 18.7
Jackson 38,181 33,103 5,078 15.3 2,733 2,287 446 4,632 14.0
Johnston 154,635 121,998 32,637 26.8 16,140 7,357 8,783 23,854 19.6
Jones 10,154 10,311 -157 -1.5 683 824 -141 -16 -0.2
Lee 55,334 49,196 6,138 12.5 6,218 3,479 2,739 3,399 6.9
Lenoir 59,233 59,636 -403 -0.7 5,791 5,081 710 -1,113 -1.9
Lincoln 73,633 63,810 9,823 15.4 6,371 4,325 2,046 7,777 12.2
Macon 33,156 29,802 3,354 11.3 2,436 2,905 -469 3,823 12.8
Madison 20,253 19,612 641 3.3 1,530 1,610 -80 721 3.7
Martin 24,387 25,549 -1,162 -4.5 2,232 2,328 -96 -1,066 -4.2
McDowell 44,143 42,134 2,009 4.8 3,780 3,202 578 1,431 3.4
Mecklenburg 870,393 695,348 175,045 25.2 94,365 34,116 60,249 114,796 16.5
Mitchell 15,517 15,687 -170 -1.1 1,182 1,473 -291 121 0.8
Montgomery 27,450 26,797 653 2.4 2,867 1,992 875 -222 -0.8
Moore 84,393 74,772 9,621 12.9 6,779 6,662 117 9,504 12.7
Nash 92,282 87,378 4,904 5.6 8,858 6,512 2,346 2,558 2.9
New Hanover 193,928 160,315 33,613 21.0 15,910 10,528 5,382 28,231 17.6
Northampton 21,907 22,051 -144 -0.7 1,771 2,074 -303 159 0.7
Onslow 167,498 150,418 17,080 11.4 23,850 5,766 18,084 -1,004 -0.7
Orange 127,278 115,589 11,689 10.1 9,570 5,029 4,541 7,148 6.2
Pamlico 13,033 12,896 137 1.1 791 1,062 -271 408 3.2
Pasquotank 40,010 34,890 5,120 14.7 3,701 2,627 1,074 4,046 11.6
Pender 48,924 41,071 7,853 19.1 3,640 2,845 795 7,058 17.2
Perquimans 12,937 11,369 1,568 13.8 903 1,076 -173 1,741 15.3
Person 38,136 35,603 2,533 7.1 3,326 2,803 523 2,010 5.6
Pitt 156,049 133,759 22,290 16.7 14,986 7,741 7,245 15,045 11.2
Polk 19,846 18,299 1,547 8.5 1,210 2,015 -805 2,352 12.9
Randolph 137,308 130,503 6,805 5.2 13,130 8,452 4,678 2,127 1.6
Richmond 46,449 46,597 -148 -0.3 4,659 3,799 860 -1,008 -2.2
Robeson 130,376 123,170 7,206 5.9 15,156 8,552 6,604 602 0.5
Rockingham 92,374 92,018 356 0.4 8,036 7,595 441 -85 -0.1
Rowan 134,393 130,364 4,029 3.1 12,232 9,656 2,576 1,453 1.1
Rutherford 65,542 62,923 2,619 4.2 5,659 5,588 71 2,548 4.0
Sampson 62,525 60,157 2,368 3.9 6,637 4,479 2,158 210 0.3
Scotland 36,293 35,952 341 0.9 3,629 2,638 991 -650 -1.8
Stanly 59,203 58,092 1,111 1.9 5,328 4,336 992 119 0.2
Stokes 46,421 44,640 1,781 4.0 3,549 3,096 453 1,328 3.0
Surry 72,490 71,208 1,282 1.8 6,632 5,733 899 383 0.5
Swain 13,794 12,980 814 6.3 1,313 1,235 78 736 5.7
Transylvania 31,973 29,316 2,657 9.1 2,034 2,587 -553 3,210 10.9
Tyrrell 4,394 4,143 251 6.1 341 299 42 209 5.0
Union 183,036 123,834 59,202 47.8 17,794 6,716 11,078 48,124 38.9
Vance 44,802 42,946 1,856 4.3 5,083 3,438 1,645 211 0.5
Wake 823,616 627,906 195,710 31.2 84,139 25,649 58,490 137,220 21.9
Warren 20,651 19,861 790 4.0 1,515 1,668 -153 943 4.7
Washington 13,303 13,730 -427 -3.1 1,275 1,155 120 -547 -4.0
Watauga 48,225 42,684 5,541 13.0 2,609 2,129 480 5,061 11.9
Wayne 118,778 113,449 5,329 4.7 12,675 7,695 4,980 349 0.3
Wilkes 68,199 65,630 2,569 3.9 6,020 4,855 1,165 1,404 2.1
Wilson 78,325 73,810 4,515 6.1 7,782 5,514 2,268 2,247 3.0
Yadkin 37,752 36,352 1,400 3.9 3,436 2,739 697 703 1.9
Yancey 17,938 17,758 180 1.0 1,333 1,420 -87 267 1.5
STATE 9,090,572 8,046,668 1,043,904 13.0 880,284 528,417 351,867 692,037 8.6

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