Projected Annual County Population Totals, 2030-2039
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County July 2030 July 2031 July 2032 July 2033 July 2034 July 2035 July 2036 July 2037 July 2038 July 2039
Alamance 192,656 194,414 196,170 197,931 199,687 201,442 203,201 204,960 206,717 208,474
Alexander 41,021 41,248 41,475 41,699 41,928 42,155 42,381 42,608 42,835 43,062
Alleghany 11,948 11,993 12,038 12,081 12,124 12,170 12,214 12,259 12,302 12,346
Anson 25,288 25,289 25,287 25,288 25,288 25,287 25,287 25,288 25,288 25,288
Ashe 30,906 31,182 31,459 31,735 32,012 32,285 32,564 32,839 33,115 33,392
Avery 18,031 18,031 18,032 18,030 18,032 18,031 18,029 18,029 18,032 18,031
Beaufort 47,575 47,582 47,591 47,599 47,608 47,618 47,626 47,633 47,641 47,650
Bertie 19,601 19,602 19,602 19,600 19,602 19,600 19,601 19,601 19,600 19,600
Bladen 33,912 33,860 33,806 33,751 33,700 33,647 33,594 33,543 33,488 33,436
Brunswick 179,854 183,227 186,599 189,971 193,343 196,715 200,088 203,458 206,830 210,202
Buncombe 296,961 299,951 302,941 305,932 308,923 311,914 314,906 317,898 320,889 323,879
Burke 95,263 95,595 95,928 96,261 96,593 96,926 97,259 97,592 97,925 98,257
Cabarrus 259,075 263,360 267,774 272,230 276,622 280,906 285,083 289,216 293,370 297,591
Caldwell 87,711 88,093 88,486 88,874 89,261 89,642 90,021 90,396 90,772 91,152
Camden 11,266 11,292 11,311 11,331 11,346 11,362 11,375 11,386 11,397 11,403
Carteret 76,536 77,028 77,518 78,011 78,503 78,994 79,485 79,976 80,469 80,960
Caswell 23,665 23,667 23,667 23,668 23,667 23,666 23,666 23,666 23,667 23,667
Catawba 170,616 171,626 172,636 173,648 174,660 175,671 176,680 177,692 178,702 179,716
Chatham 94,920 96,640 98,362 100,080 101,804 103,523 105,243 106,964 108,685 110,406
Cherokee 32,681 32,893 33,098 33,293 33,480 33,659 33,831 33,995 34,153 34,304
Chowan 13,592 13,545 13,497 13,450 13,403 13,354 13,308 13,258 13,210 13,164
Clay 13,770 13,918 14,063 14,203 14,340 14,474 14,606 14,735 14,856 14,978
Cleveland 102,157 102,203 102,238 102,268 102,294 102,313 102,330 102,342 102,354 102,361
Columbus 56,219 56,219 56,221 56,219 56,220 56,219 56,220 56,220 56,221 56,218
Craven 104,846 104,873 104,896 104,915 104,933 104,945 104,957 104,967 104,975 104,982
Cumberland 335,069 335,090 335,104 335,114 335,122 335,128 335,131 335,133 335,135 335,137
Currituck 32,219 32,644 33,071 33,499 33,925 34,353 34,778 35,206 35,633 36,058
Dare 39,333 39,442 39,546 39,639 39,725 39,803 39,878 39,946 40,009 40,066
Davidson 184,987 186,397 187,808 189,217 190,627 192,036 193,447 194,858 196,268 197,678
Davie 49,615 50,179 50,743 51,308 51,872 52,439 53,002 53,569 54,132 54,699
Duplin 59,932 59,946 59,961 59,971 59,985 59,996 60,006 60,017 60,028 60,038
Durham 366,111 370,691 375,269 379,850 384,428 389,008 393,587 398,166 402,744 407,324
Edgecombe 51,062 50,924 50,784 50,644 50,506 50,368 50,229 50,092 49,953 49,813
Forsyth 418,257 421,797 425,337 428,878 432,418 435,959 439,501 443,041 446,583 450,125
Franklin 81,204 82,304 83,402 84,501 85,602 86,700 87,798 88,899 89,998 91,096
Gaston 239,285 240,802 242,413 244,102 245,820 247,517 249,175 250,788 252,380 253,970
Gates 12,254 12,254 12,258 12,258 12,258 12,260 12,258 12,258 12,261 12,261
Graham 8,686 8,686 8,687 8,687 8,686 8,687 8,688 8,686 8,687 8,687
Granville 69,540 70,280 71,019 71,760 72,499 73,239 73,978 74,717 75,455 76,197
Greene 21,050 21,051 21,051 21,051 21,049 21,050 21,051 21,050 21,050 21,050
Guilford 615,227 623,040 630,945 638,930 646,986 655,108 663,284 671,512 679,787 688,100
Halifax 47,259 46,901 46,545 46,187 45,829 45,470 45,114 44,757 44,399 44,040
Harnett 158,563 160,685 162,806 164,925 167,046 169,168 171,287 173,408 175,525 177,650
Haywood 68,680 69,166 69,654 70,140 70,628 71,115 71,601 72,087 72,573 73,061
Henderson 132,035 133,097 134,133 135,140 136,124 137,081 138,015 138,920 139,805 140,668
Hertford 24,006 24,005 24,006 24,005 24,006 24,005 24,007 24,006 24,006 24,005
Hoke 66,691 67,801 68,911 70,023 71,133 72,242 73,354 74,464 75,576 76,686
Hyde 4,929 4,907 4,885 4,861 4,836 4,816 4,792 4,770 4,746 4,724
Iredell 210,452 213,094 215,737 218,378 221,020 223,664 226,308 228,951 231,592 234,236
Jackson 49,995 50,507 51,022 51,537 52,052 52,566 53,080 53,594 54,111 54,624
Johnston 269,736 275,249 280,755 286,253 291,746 297,237 302,726 308,213 313,699 319,182
Jones 10,195 10,196 10,196 10,193 10,198 10,196 10,196 10,197 10,196 10,196
Lee 68,325 68,917 69,507 70,095 70,683 71,273 71,865 72,454 73,044 73,633
Lenoir 51,883 51,475 51,067 50,660 50,252 49,844 49,437 49,028 48,620 48,213
Lincoln 99,743 101,012 102,184 103,288 104,363 105,457 106,598 107,796 109,036 110,290
Macon 40,862 41,260 41,657 42,051 42,448 42,848 43,242 43,641 44,036 44,434
Madison 25,251 25,493 25,733 25,975 26,215 26,456 26,697 26,937 27,179 27,420
Martin 21,914 21,804 21,690 21,577 21,465 21,352 21,239 21,128 21,016 20,904
McDowell 49,474 49,728 49,985 50,241 50,496 50,752 51,008 51,264 51,519 51,776
Mecklenburg 1,348,822 1,370,261 1,391,896 1,413,613 1,435,202 1,456,696 1,478,148 1,499,665 1,521,226 1,542,808
Mitchell 15,310 15,313 15,313 15,313 15,315 15,314 15,314 15,314 15,315 15,314
Montgomery 28,158 28,203 28,249 28,294 28,338 28,383 28,429 28,473 28,518 28,564
Moore 119,674 121,250 122,813 124,357 125,887 127,398 128,896 130,376 131,843 133,292
Nash 97,276 97,331 97,379 97,423 97,459 97,489 97,517 97,541 97,562 97,580
New Hanover 276,409 280,120 283,835 287,548 291,263 294,976 298,689 302,402 306,116 309,830
Northampton 18,379 18,193 17,998 17,810 17,615 17,425 17,234 17,044 16,852 16,663
Onslow 229,277 231,767 234,261 236,754 239,246 241,738 244,230 246,721 249,214 251,707
Orange 163,699 165,204 166,699 168,199 169,695 171,189 172,682 174,175 175,664 177,152
Pamlico 13,452 13,468 13,485 13,502 13,520 13,536 13,553 13,570 13,586 13,602
Pasquotank 39,591 39,591 39,590 39,590 39,589 39,590 39,587 39,589 39,590 39,588
Pender 76,106 77,259 78,411 79,564 80,716 81,870 83,022 84,175 85,327 86,480
Perquimans 13,923 13,968 14,012 14,056 14,104 14,151 14,199 14,243 14,292 14,340
Person 41,823 41,926 42,029 42,127 42,222 42,313 42,402 42,486 42,568 42,649
Pitt 193,742 195,011 196,287 197,561 198,836 200,109 201,380 202,655 203,928 205,201
Polk 23,299 23,432 23,560 23,691 23,816 23,941 24,063 24,184 24,304 24,420
Randolph 154,739 155,631 156,524 157,417 158,310 159,204 160,097 160,990 161,881 162,777
Richmond 44,123 44,035 43,948 43,864 43,775 43,688 43,602 43,514 43,427 43,339
Robeson 125,259 124,734 124,206 123,680 123,151 122,624 122,099 121,570 121,045 120,516
Rockingham 91,865 91,866 91,864 91,864 91,866 91,865 91,866 91,865 91,866 91,864
Rowan 149,784 150,374 151,121 151,991 152,881 153,693 154,372 154,948 155,503 156,118
Rutherford 72,379 72,707 73,033 73,363 73,687 74,015 74,344 74,669 74,998 75,326
Sampson 65,308 65,345 65,375 65,404 65,426 65,445 65,465 65,481 65,493 65,502
Scotland 35,370 35,338 35,306 35,273 35,242 35,208 35,175 35,144 35,111 35,079
Stanly 69,309 69,815 70,323 70,831 71,339 71,845 72,352 72,861 73,367 73,874
Stokes 46,062 46,047 46,035 46,025 46,018 46,008 46,003 45,997 45,992 45,988
Surry 73,231 73,232 73,233 73,233 73,232 73,233 73,232 73,231 73,231 73,231
Swain 13,388 13,362 13,342 13,323 13,310 13,299 13,286 13,277 13,268 13,264
Transylvania 38,768 39,064 39,359 39,657 39,954 40,250 40,545 40,842 41,138 41,434
Tyrrell 4,259 4,259 4,260 4,260 4,259 4,259 4,259 4,259 4,259 4,261
Union 302,410 308,343 314,280 320,220 326,158 332,101 338,045 343,987 349,929 355,872
Vance 46,944 46,978 47,000 47,022 47,039 47,058 47,071 47,082 47,090 47,099
Wake 1,328,336 1,350,557 1,372,782 1,395,013 1,417,247 1,439,485 1,461,725 1,483,966 1,506,209 1,528,450
Warren 18,885 18,800 18,724 18,647 18,572 18,505 18,436 18,371 18,309 18,247
Washington 11,159 11,075 10,993 10,909 10,825 10,743 10,658 10,577 10,494 10,412
Watauga 67,043 67,875 68,705 69,537 70,368 71,201 72,030 72,864 73,694 74,525
Wayne 134,419 135,198 135,981 136,761 137,543 138,324 139,105 139,887 140,667 141,448
Wilkes 73,377 73,665 73,956 74,243 74,532 74,822 75,110 75,398 75,688 75,974
Wilson 87,939 88,513 89,089 89,665 90,245 90,824 91,404 91,985 92,569 93,148
Yadkin 38,392 38,396 38,399 38,400 38,402 38,405 38,406 38,408 38,408 38,410
Yancey 20,488 20,657 20,826 20,996 21,165 21,336 21,505 21,674 21,843 22,013
STATE 11,836,070 11,956,318 12,077,047 12,198,006 12,318,790 12,439,269 12,559,449 12,679,534 12,799,658 12,919,921
Source: North Carolina OSBM, Standard Population Estimates, Vintage 2018 and Population Projections, Vintage 2019

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Last updated November 15, 2019