April 2000 County Census Populations

April 2000 County Census Populations with Growth and Migration from April 1990
..go to state Apr_2000 Apr_1990 Growth A90-A00 A90-A00 A90-A00 Net Migration
Counties (Census) (Census) Number % Births Deaths Nat. Gr. Estimate %
ALAMANCE 130,800 108,213 22,587 20.9 15,634 11,698 3,936 18,651 17.2
ALEXANDER 33,603 27,544 6,059 22.0 3,894 2,459 1,435 4,624 16.8
ALLEGHANY 10,677 9,590 1,087 11.3 971 1,263 -292 1,379 14.4
ANSON 25,275 23,474 1,801 7.7 3,520 2,734 786 1,015 4.3
ASHE 24,384 22,209 2,175 9.8 2,424 2,701 -277 2,452 11.0
AVERY 17,167 14,867 2,300 15.5 1,829 1,667 162 2,138 14.4
BEAUFORT 44,958 42,283 2,675 6.3 5,882 5,161 721 1,954 4.6
BERTIE 19,773 20,388 -615 -3.0 2,794 2,526 268 -883 -4.3
BLADEN 32,278 28,663 3,615 12.6 4,307 3,553 754 2,861 10.0
BRUNSWICK 73,143 50,985 22,158 43.5 7,441 5,826 1,615 20,543 40.3
BUNCOMBE 206,330 174,357 31,973 18.3 23,473 20,219 3,254 28,719 16.5
BURKE 89,148 75,740 13,408 17.7 10,660 7,422 3,238 10,170 13.4
CABARRUS 131,063 98,935 32,128 32.5 15,725 9,671 6,054 26,074 26.4
CALDWELL 77,415 70,709 6,706 9.5 9,989 6,640 3,349 3,357 4.7
CAMDEN 6,885 5,904 981 16.6 716 621 95 886 15.0
CARTERET 59,383 52,407 6,976 13.3 6,438 5,660 778 6,198 11.8
CASWELL 23,501 20,662 2,839 13.7 2,554 2,273 281 2,558 12.4
CATAWBA 141,685 118,412 23,273 19.7 17,910 11,251 6,659 16,614 14.0
CHATHAM 49,329 38,979 10,350 26.6 5,850 4,130 1,720 8,630 22.1
CHEROKEE 24,298 20,170 4,128 20.5 2,484 2,542 -58 4,186 20.8
CHOWAN 14,526 13,506 1,020 7.6 1,891 1,732 159 861 6.4
CLAY 8,775 7,155 1,620 22.6 672 892 -220 1,840 25.7
CLEVELAND 96,287 84,958 11,329 13.3 12,983 9,174 3,809 7,520 8.9
COLUMBUS 54,749 49,587 5,162 10.4 7,635 5,740 1,895 3,267 6.6
CRAVEN 91,436 81,812 9,624 11.8 15,641 7,178 8,463 1,161 1.4
CUMBERLAND 302,963 274,713 28,250 10.3 56,428 17,487 38,941 -10,691 -3.9
CURRITUCK 18,190 13,736 4,454 32.4 1,859 1,504 355 4,099 29.8
DARE 29,967 22,746 7,221 31.7 3,054 1,936 1,118 6,103 26.8
DAVIDSON 147,246 126,688 20,558 16.2 17,976 11,553 6,423 14,135 11.2
DAVIE 34,835 27,859 6,976 25.0 3,704 2,850 854 6,122 22.0
DUPLIN 49,063 39,995 9,068 22.7 6,849 4,927 1,922 7,146 17.9
DURHAM 223,314 181,844 41,470 22.8 31,507 16,234 15,273 26,197 14.4
EDGECOMBE 55,606 56,692 -1,086 -1.9 8,861 6,217 2,644 -3,730 -6.6
FORSYTH 306,067 265,855 40,212 15.1 41,208 25,521 15,687 24,525 9.2
FRANKLIN 47,260 36,414 10,846 29.8 5,536 3,906 1,630 9,216 25.3
GASTON 190,365 174,769 15,596 8.9 26,211 17,469 8,742 6,854 3.9
GATES 10,516 9,305 1,211 13.0 1,127 1,094 33 1,178 12.7
GRAHAM 7,993 7,196 797 11.1 938 890 48 749 10.4
GRANVILLE 48,498 38,341 10,157 26.5 5,601 4,081 1,520 8,637 22.5
GREENE 18,974 15,384 3,590 23.3 2,195 1,500 695 2,895 18.8
GUILFORD 421,048 347,431 73,617 21.2 53,010 32,490 20,520 53,097 15.3
HALIFAX 57,370 55,516 1,854 3.3 8,310 6,595 1,715 139 0.3
HARNETT 91,025 67,833 23,192 34.2 13,060 6,654 6,406 16,786 24.7
HAYWOOD 54,033 46,948 7,085 15.1 5,424 5,768 -344 7,429 15.8
HENDERSON 89,173 69,747 19,426 27.9 8,816 9,604 -788 20,214 29.0
HERTFORD 22,601 22,317 284 1.3 3,100 2,674 426 -142 -0.6
HOKE 33,646 22,856 10,790 47.2 5,126 2,018 3,108 7,682 33.6
HYDE 5,826 5,411 415 7.7 611 682 -71 486 9.0
IREDELL 122,660 93,205 29,455 31.6 14,909 9,620 5,289 24,166 25.9
JACKSON 33,121 26,835 6,286 23.4 3,198 2,663 535 5,751 21.4
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Counties (Census) (Census) Number % Births Deaths Nat. Gr. Estimate %
JOHNSTON 121,965 81,306 40,659 50.0 15,592 8,715 6,877 33,782 41.5
JONES 10,381 9,361 1,020 10.9 1,168 1,052 116 904 9.7
LEE 49,040 41,370 7,670 18.5 7,279 4,320 2,959 4,711 11.4
LENOIR 59,648 57,274 2,374 4.1 8,622 6,647 1,975 399 0.7
LINCOLN 63,780 50,319 13,461 26.8 7,634 4,645 2,989 10,472 20.8
MCDOWELL 42,151 35,681 6,470 18.1 4,800 3,777 1,023 5,447 15.3
MACON 29,811 23,504 6,307 26.8 2,692 3,264 -572 6,879 29.3
MADISON 19,635 16,953 2,682 15.8 2,075 2,014 61 2,621 15.5
MARTIN 25,593 25,078 515 2.1 3,495 2,868 627 -112 -0.4
MECKLENBURG 695,454 511,211 184,243 36.0 94,379 40,744 53,635 130,608 25.5
MITCHELL 15,687 14,433 1,254 8.7 1,642 1,817 -175 1,429 9.9
MONTGOMERY 26,822 23,359 3,463 14.8 3,780 2,351 1,429 2,034 8.7
MOORE 74,769 59,000 15,769 26.7 8,337 7,390 947 14,822 25.1
NASH 87,420 76,677 10,743 14.0 12,095 7,946 4,149 6,594 8.6
NEW HANOVER 160,307 120,284 40,023 33.3 18,416 11,954 6,462 33,561 27.9
NORTHAMPTON 22,086 21,004 1,082 5.2 2,747 2,667 80 1,002 4.8
ONSLOW 150,355 149,838 517 0.3 32,424 6,686 25,738 -25,221 -16.8
ORANGE 118,227 93,662 24,565 26.2 11,403 6,114 5,289 19,276 20.6
PAMLICO 12,934 11,368 1,566 13.8 1,183 1,375 -192 1,758 15.5
PASQUOTANK 34,897 31,298 3,599 11.5 4,518 3,416 1,102 2,497 8.0
PENDER 41,082 28,855 12,227 42.4 4,394 3,263 1,131 11,096 38.5
PERQUIMANS 11,368 10,447 921 8.8 1,191 1,324 -133 1,054 10.1
PERSON 35,623 30,180 5,443 18.0 4,338 3,223 1,115 4,328 14.3
PITT 133,798 108,480 25,318 23.3 17,670 9,538 8,132 17,186 15.8
POLK 18,324 14,458 3,866 26.7 1,643 2,314 -671 4,537 31.4
RANDOLPH 130,454 106,546 23,908 22.4 16,219 9,586 6,633 17,275 16.2
RICHMOND 46,564 44,511 2,053 4.6 6,797 5,112 1,685 368 0.8
ROBESON 123,339 105,170 18,169 17.3 19,814 10,676 9,138 9,031 8.6
ROCKINGHAM 91,928 86,064 5,864 6.8 11,526 9,411 2,115 3,749 4.4
ROWAN 130,340 110,605 19,735 17.8 15,570 12,609 2,961 16,774 15.2
RUTHERFORD 62,899 56,956 5,943 10.4 8,051 6,663 1,388 4,555 8.0
SAMPSON 60,161 47,297 12,864 27.2 7,650 5,688 1,962 10,902 23.1
SCOTLAND 35,998 33,763 2,235 6.6 5,619 3,351 2,268 -33 -0.1
STANLY 58,100 51,765 6,335 12.2 7,153 5,620 1,533 4,802 9.3
STOKES 44,711 37,224 7,487 20.1 4,980 3,502 1,478 6,009 16.1
SURRY 71,219 61,704 9,515 15.4 8,710 6,898 1,812 7,703 12.5
SWAIN 12,968 11,268 1,700 15.1 1,700 1,416 284 1,416 12.6
TRANSYLVANIA 29,334 25,520 3,814 14.9 2,863 2,926 -63 3,877 15.2
TYRRELL 4,149 3,856 293 7.6 433 454 -21 314 8.1
UNION 123,677 84,210 39,467 46.9 16,583 7,106 9,477 29,990 35.6
VANCE 42,954 38,892 4,062 10.4 6,626 4,555 2,071 1,991 5.1
WAKE 627,846 426,311 201,535 47.3 79,830 28,575 51,255 150,280 35.3
WARREN 19,972 17,265 2,707 15.7 2,100 2,155 -55 2,762 16.0
WASHINGTON 13,723 13,997 -274 -2.0 1,936 1,506 430 -704 -5.0
WATAUGA 42,695 36,952 5,743 15.5 3,516 2,564 952 4,791 13.0
WAYNE 113,329 104,666 8,663 8.3 16,505 9,614 6,891 1,772 1.7
WILKES 65,632 59,393 6,239 10.5 7,921 5,771 2,150 4,089 6.9
WILSON 73,814 66,061 7,753 11.7 10,265 7,440 2,825 4,928 7.5
YADKIN 36,348 30,488 5,860 19.2 4,388 3,238 1,150 4,710 15.4
YANCEY 17,774 15,419 2,355 15.3 1,838 1,641 197 2,158 14.0

  Apr_2000 Apr_1990 Growth A90-A00 A90-A00 A90-A00 Net Migration
NORTH (Census) (Census) Number % Births Deaths Nat. Gr. Estimate %
CAROLINA 8,049,313 6,632,448 1,416,865 21.40 1,054,045 638,171 415,874 1,000,991 15.1

 Note: April 1990 Populations include official corrections.