2009 Revised County Population Estimates
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County July 2009 Estimate April 2000 Estimate Base Amount Percent Total Births, A2000 - J2009 Total Deaths, A2000 - J2009 Natural Growth, A2000 - J2009 Amount Percent
Alamance 149,277 130,750 18,527 14.2 17,459 12,507 4,952 13,575 10.4
Alexander 37,028 33,566 3,462 10.3 3,865 2,834 1,031 2,431 7.2
Alleghany 11,102 10,672 430 4.0 954 1,273 -319 749 7.0
Anson 26,868 25,268 1,600 6.3 2,937 2,665 272 1,328 5.3
Ashe 26,987 24,394 2,593 10.6 2,475 2,747 -272 2,865 11.7
Avery 17,846 17,149 697 4.1 1,597 1,741 -144 841 4.9
Beaufort 47,247 44,916 2,331 5.2 5,534 4,991 543 1,788 4.0
Bertie 21,221 19,765 1,456 7.4 2,276 2,318 -42 1,498 7.6
Bladen 35,069 32,252 2,817 8.7 4,135 3,615 520 2,297 7.1
Brunswick 105,226 73,121 32,105 43.9 9,060 7,851 1,209 30,896 42.3
Buncombe 235,879 206,365 29,514 14.3 24,398 20,579 3,819 25,695 12.5
Burke 90,521 89,163 1,358 1.5 9,539 7,982 1,557 -199 -0.2
Cabarrus 174,961 131,043 43,918 33.5 22,001 11,332 10,669 33,249 25.4
Caldwell 82,494 77,747 4,747 6.1 8,646 7,312 1,334 3,413 4.4
Camden 9,920 6,884 3,036 44.1 879 625 254 2,782 40.4
Carteret 65,732 59,334 6,398 10.8 5,747 6,412 -665 7,063 11.9
Caswell 23,847 23,474 373 1.6 2,173 2,257 -84 457 1.9
Catawba 153,482 141,700 11,782 8.3 18,839 12,500 6,339 5,443 3.8
Chatham 62,408 49,396 13,012 26.3 6,576 4,754 1,822 11,190 22.7
Cherokee 27,176 24,261 2,915 12.0 2,442 2,968 -526 3,441 14.2
Chowan 14,882 14,522 360 2.5 1,693 1,700 -7 367 2.5
Clay 10,487 8,778 1,709 19.5 774 1,091 -317 2,026 23.1
Cleveland 97,588 96,129 1,459 1.5 11,247 9,500 1,747 -288 -0.3
Columbus 57,674 54,758 2,916 5.3 7,512 5,949 1,563 1,353 2.5
Craven 102,381 91,526 10,855 11.9 14,790 8,204 6,586 4,269 4.7
Cumberland 319,040 302,978 16,062 5.3 51,065 19,049 32,016 -15,954 -5.3
Currituck 23,515 18,179 5,336 29.4 2,197 1,632 565 4,771 26.2
Dare 34,015 29,959 4,056 13.5 3,833 2,424 1,409 2,647 8.8
Davidson 161,042 147,248 13,794 9.4 17,830 13,364 4,466 9,328 6.3
Davie 40,828 34,841 5,987 17.2 4,125 3,222 903 5,084 14.6
Duplin 57,788 49,054 8,734 17.8 7,470 4,691 2,779 5,955 12.1
Durham 263,601 223,270 40,331 18.1 37,731 15,755 21,976 18,355 8.2
Edgecombe 56,190 55,604 586 1.1 7,083 5,597 1,486 -900 -1.6
Forsyth 347,333 306,274 41,059 13.4 44,199 26,087 18,112 22,947 7.5
Franklin 59,502 47,284 12,218 25.8 6,419 4,173 2,246 9,972 21.1
Gaston 205,376 190,445 14,931 7.8 24,547 18,273 6,274 8,657 4.5
Gates 12,145 10,521 1,624 15.4 1,081 1,116 -35 1,659 15.8
Graham 8,772 7,996 776 9.7 921 923 -2 778 9.7
Granville 59,529 48,486 11,043 22.8 5,738 4,397 1,341 9,702 20.0
Greene 21,218 18,957 2,261 11.9 2,301 1,664 637 1,624 8.6
Guilford 482,452 420,848 61,604 14.6 55,937 33,075 22,862 38,742 9.2
Halifax 54,885 57,444 -2,559 -4.5 6,691 6,070 621 -3,180 -5.5
Harnett 112,003 90,978 21,025 23.1 14,046 7,202 6,844 14,181 15.6
Haywood 58,680 54,025 4,655 8.6 5,287 6,189 -902 5,557 10.3
Henderson 105,395 89,184 16,211 18.2 10,708 11,200 -492 16,703 18.7
Hertford 24,630 22,588 2,042 9.0 2,775 2,685 90 1,952 8.6
Hoke 45,973 33,708 12,265 36.4 7,034 2,399 4,635 7,630 22.6
Hyde 5,841 5,817 24 0.4 535 623 -88 112 1.9
Iredell 157,427 122,631 34,796 28.4 17,570 11,182 6,388 28,408 23.2
Jackson 39,483 33,103 6,380 19.3 3,551 2,956 595 5,785 17.5
Johnston 165,111 121,998 43,113 35.3 21,122 9,609 11,513 31,600 25.9
Jones 10,129 10,311 -182 -1.8 864 1,063 -199 17 0.2
Lee 57,297 49,196 8,101 16.5 8,071 4,496 3,575 4,526 9.2
Lenoir 59,431 59,636 -205 -0.3 7,303 6,435 868 -1,073 -1.8
Lincoln 77,097 63,810 13,287 20.8 8,182 5,682 2,500 10,787 16.9
Macon 33,854 29,802 4,052 13.6 3,205 3,756 -551 4,603 15.4
Madison 20,664 19,612 1,052 5.4 1,915 2,078 -163 1,215 6.2
Martin 24,508 25,549 -1,041 -4.1 2,832 2,957 -125 -916 -3.6
McDowell 44,856 42,134 2,722 6.5 4,821 4,114 707 2,015 4.8
Mecklenburg 906,473 695,348 211,125 30.4 123,877 44,348 79,529 131,596 18.9
Mitchell 15,602 15,687 -85 -0.5 1,517 1,871 -354 269 1.7
Montgomery 27,799 26,797 1,002 3.7 3,618 2,470 1,148 -146 -0.5
Moore 87,227 74,772 12,455 16.7 8,758 8,657 101 12,354 16.5
Nash 94,745 87,378 7,367 8.4 11,398 8,371 3,027 4,340 5.0
New Hanover 200,265 160,315 39,950 24.9 20,782 13,714 7,068 32,882 20.5
Northampton 22,039 22,051 -12 -0.1 2,237 2,630 -393 381 1.7
Onslow 182,546 150,418 32,128 21.4 31,394 7,513 23,881 8,247 5.5
Orange 132,215 115,589 16,626 14.4 12,277 6,493 5,784 10,842 9.4
Pamlico 13,116 12,896 220 1.7 1,009 1,368 -359 579 4.5
Pasquotank 40,716 34,890 5,826 16.7 4,828 3,379 1,449 4,377 12.5
Pender 51,354 41,071 10,283 25.0 4,809 3,748 1,061 9,222 22.5
Perquimans 13,347 11,369 1,978 17.4 1,175 1,386 -211 2,189 19.3
Person 39,097 35,603 3,494 9.8 4,282 3,621 661 2,833 8.0
Pitt 164,602 133,759 30,843 23.1 19,651 10,063 9,588 21,255 15.9
Polk 20,274 18,299 1,975 10.8 1,518 2,617 -1,099 3,074 16.8
Randolph 140,633 130,503 10,130 7.8 16,761 11,033 5,728 4,402 3.4
Richmond 46,685 46,597 88 0.2 5,999 4,888 1,111 -1,023 -2.2
Robeson 133,162 123,170 9,992 8.1 19,577 10,994 8,583 1,409 1.1
Rockingham 93,273 92,018 1,255 1.4 10,165 9,717 448 807 0.9
Rowan 137,756 130,364 7,392 5.7 15,815 12,441 3,374 4,018 3.1
Rutherford 67,226 62,923 4,303 6.8 7,129 7,224 -95 4,398 7.0
Sampson 63,317 60,157 3,160 5.3 8,464 5,746 2,718 442 0.7
Scotland 36,330 35,952 378 1.1 4,673 3,455 1,218 -840 -2.3
Stanly 60,205 58,092 2,113 3.6 6,765 5,557 1,208 905 1.6
Stokes 47,161 44,640 2,521 5.6 4,436 4,016 420 2,101 4.7
Surry 73,336 71,208 2,128 3.0 8,440 7,414 1,026 1,102 1.5
Swain 13,864 12,980 884 6.8 1,681 1,596 85 799 6.2
Transylvania 32,788 29,316 3,472 11.8 2,636 3,353 -717 4,189 14.3
Tyrrell 4,410 4,143 267 6.4 445 393 52 215 5.2
Union 197,373 123,834 73,539 59.4 23,236 8,973 14,263 59,276 47.9
Vance 45,267 42,946 2,321 5.4 6,378 4,334 2,044 277 0.6
Wake 882,344 627,906 254,438 40.5 110,835 33,932 76,903 177,535 28.3
Warren 20,801 19,861 940 4.7 1,917 2,121 -204 1,144 5.8
Washington 13,243 13,730 -487 -3.5 1,611 1,471 140 -627 -4.6
Watauga 50,121 42,684 7,437 17.4 3,388 2,718 670 6,767 15.9
Wayne 121,852 113,449 8,403 7.4 16,180 9,852 6,328 2,075 1.8
Wilkes 69,107 65,630 3,477 5.3 7,575 6,261 1,314 2,163 3.3
Wilson 80,677 73,810 6,867 9.3 10,072 7,093 2,979 3,888 5.3
Yadkin 38,263 36,352 1,911 5.3 4,352 3,498 854 1,057 2.9
Yancey 17,872 17,758 114 0.6 1,694 1,827 -133 247 1.4
STATE 9,435,396 8,046,668 1,388,728 17.3 1,139,875 684,002 455,873 932,855 11.6

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