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North Carolina, United States

North Carolina is one of 51 primary administrative regions in United States with a population of approximately 8,611,367 people.

Facts and figures on North Carolina at a glance

Region name: North Carolina (North Carolina)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 8,611,367 people
Country: United States
Continent: North America

The regional headquarters of North Carolina (North Carolina) is located in the regional capital Raleigh (Raleigh) with a population of 403,892 people.

The distance as the crow flies from North Carolina's regional capital Raleigh to United States's capital Washington, D.C. (Washington, D.C.) is approximately 375 km (233 mi).

Facts and figures about North Carolina
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
North Carolina North Carolina8,611,367 peopleRaleigh Raleigh403,892 people

Compare with other regions in United States.

Map of North Carolina

Map of North Carolina

Information on North Carolina

Information on North Carolina
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
North Carolina North CarolinaRaleigh Raleigh100United StatesNorth America

Time in North Carolina

Time in North Carolina
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 6:44pmIn effect (+1 hour)Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 5:44pmGMT UTC -4.0America/New_York

Geographic coordinates of North Carolina

Latitude & Longitude of North Carolina
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map35°30'02.5"N (35.5006900°)80°00'01.2"W (-80.0003200°)

Subregions in North Carolina

There are 100 administrative subregions in North Carolina.
Subregions in North Carolina
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Alamance County Alamance County1.151,131Graham Graham14,153
Alexander County Alexander County2.37,198Taylorsville Taylorsville2,098
Alleghany County Alleghany County3.11,155Sparta Sparta1,770
Anson County Anson County4.26,948Wadesboro Wadesboro5,813
Ashe County Ashe County5.27,281Jefferson Jefferson1,611
Avery County Avery County6.17,797Newland Newland698
Beaufort County Beaufort County7.47,759Washington Washington9,744
Bertie County Bertie County8.21,282Windsor Windsor3,630
Bladen County Bladen County9.35,190Elizabethtown Elizabethtown3,583
Brunswick County Brunswick County10.107,431Bolivia Bolivia143
Buncombe County Buncombe County11.238,318Asheville Asheville83,393
Burke County Burke County12.90,912Morganton Morganton16,918
Cabarrus County Cabarrus County13.178,011Concord Concord79,066
Caldwell County Caldwell County14.83,029Lenoir Lenoir18,228
Camden County Camden County15.9,980Camden Camden599
Carteret County Carteret County16.66,469Beaufort Beaufort4,039
Caswell County Caswell County17.23,719Yanceyville Yanceyville2,039
Catawba County Catawba County18.154,358Newton Newton12,968
Chatham County Chatham County19.63,505Pittsboro Pittsboro3,743
Cherokee County Cherokee County20.27,444Murphy Murphy1,627
Chowan County Chowan County21.14,793Edenton Edenton5,004
Clay County Clay County22.10,587Hayesville Hayesville311
Cleveland County Cleveland County23.98,078Shelby Shelby20,323
Columbus County Columbus County24.58,098Whiteville Whiteville5,394
Craven County Craven County25.103,505New Bern New Bern29,524
Cumberland County Cumberland County26.319,431Fayetteville Fayetteville200,564
Currituck County Currituck County27.23,547Currituck Currituck-
Dare County Dare County28.33,920Manteo Manteo1,434
Davidson County Davidson County29.162,878Lexington Lexington18,931
Davie County Davie County30.41,240Mocksville Mocksville5,051
Duplin County Duplin County31.58,505Kenansville Kenansville855
Durham County Durham County32.267,587Durham Durham228,330
Edgecombe County Edgecombe County33.56,552Tarboro Tarboro11,415
Forsyth County Forsyth County34.350,670Winston-Salem Winston-Salem229,617
Franklin County Franklin County35.60,619Louisburg Louisburg3,359
Gaston County Gaston County36.206,086Gastonia Gastonia71,741
Gates County Gates County37.12,197Gatesville Gatesville321
Graham County Graham County38.8,861Robbinsville Robbinsville620
Granville County Granville County39.59,916Oxford Oxford8,461
Greene County Greene County40.21,362Snow Hill Snow Hill1,595
Guilford County Guilford County41.488,406--
Halifax County Halifax County42.54,691Halifax Halifax234
Harnett County Harnett County43.114,678Lillington Lillington3,194
Haywood County Haywood County44.59,036Waynesville Waynesville9,869
Henderson County Henderson County45.106,740Hendersonville Hendersonville13,137
Hertford County Hertford County46.24,669Winton Winton769
Hoke County Hoke County47.46,952Raeford Raeford4,611
Hyde County Hyde County48.5,810Swanquarter Swanquarter324
Iredell County Iredell County49.159,437Statesville Statesville24,532
Jackson County Jackson County50.40,271Sylva Sylva2,588
Johnston County Johnston County51.168,878Smithfield Smithfield10,966
Jones County Jones County52.10,153Trenton Trenton287
Lee County Lee County53.57,866Sanford Sanford28,094
Lenoir County Lenoir County54.59,495Kinston Kinston21,677
Lincoln County Lincoln County55.78,265Lincolnton Lincolnton10,486
Macon County Macon County56.33,922Franklin Franklin3,845
Madison County Madison County57.20,764Marshall Marshall872
Martin County Martin County58.24,505Williamston Williamston5,511
McDowell County McDowell County59.44,996Marion Marion7,838
Mecklenburg County Mecklenburg County60.919,628Charlotte Charlotte731,424
Mitchell County Mitchell County61.15,579Bakersville Bakersville464
Montgomery County Montgomery County62.27,798Troy Troy3,189
Moore County Moore County63.88,247Carthage Carthage2,205
Nash County Nash County64.95,840Nashville Nashville5,352
New Hanover County New Hanover County65.202,667Wilmington Wilmington106,476
Northampton County Northampton County66.22,099Jackson Jackson513
Onslow County Onslow County67.177,772Jacksonville Jacksonville70,145
Orange County Orange County68.133,801Hillsborough Hillsborough6,087
Pamlico County Pamlico County69.13,144Bayboro Bayboro1,263
Pasquotank County Pasquotank County70.40,661Elizabeth City Elizabeth City18,683
Pender County Pender County71.52,217Burgaw Burgaw3,872
Perquimans County Perquimans County72.13,453Hertford Hertford2,143
Person County Person County73.39,464Roxboro Roxboro8,362
Pitt County Pitt County74.168,148Greenville Greenville84,554
Polk County Polk County75.20,510Columbus Columbus999
Randolph County Randolph County76.141,752Asheboro Asheboro25,012
Richmond County Richmond County77.46,639Rockingham Rockingham9,558
Robeson County Robeson County78.134,168Lumberton Lumberton21,542
Rockingham County Rockingham County79.93,643Wentworth Wentworth2,807
Rowan County Rowan County80.138,428Salisbury Salisbury33,662
Rutherford County Rutherford County81.67,810Rutherfordton Rutherfordton4,213
Sampson County Sampson County82.63,431Clinton Clinton8,639
Scotland County Scotland County83.36,157Laurinburg Laurinburg15,962
Stanly County Stanly County84.60,585Albemarle Albemarle15,903
Stokes County Stokes County85.47,401Danbury Danbury189
Surry County Surry County86.73,673Dobson Dobson1,586
Swain County Swain County87.13,981Bryson City Bryson City1,424
Transylvania County Transylvania County88.33,090Brevard Brevard7,609
Tyrrell County Tyrrell County89.4,407Columbia Columbia891
Union County Union County90.201,292Monroe Monroe32,797
Vance County Vance County91.45,422Henderson Henderson15,368
Wake County Wake County92.900,993Raleigh Raleigh403,892
Warren County Warren County93.20,972Warrenton Warrenton862
Washington County Washington County94.13,228Plymouth Plymouth3,878
Watauga County Watauga County95.51,079Boone Boone17,122
Wayne County Wayne County96.122,623Goldsboro Goldsboro36,437
Wilkes County Wilkes County97.69,340--
Wilson County Wilson County98.81,234Wilson Wilson49,167
Yadkin County Yadkin County99.38,406Yadkinville Yadkinville2,959
Yancey County Yancey County100.17,818Burnsville Burnsville1,693

External sources of information on North Carolina

North Carolina on Wikipedia