Beaufort County Population 2017

Beaufort County's estimated population is 47,526 with a growth rate of -0.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Beaufort County is the 55th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201647,526-17-0.04%
201547,543380.08%
201447,50590.02%
201347,496-1-0.00%
201247,497-210-0.44%
201147,707-80-0.17%
201047,7875,50413.02%
199042,2831,9284.78%
198040,3554,37512.16%
197035,980-34-0.09%
196036,014-1,120-3.02%
195037,1347031.93%
194036,4311,4054.01%
193035,0264,00212.90%
192031,0241470.48%
191030,8774,47316.94%
190026,4045,33225.30%
189021,0723,59820.59%
188017,4744,46334.30%
187013,011-1,755-11.89%
186014,7669506.88%
185013,8161,59113.01%
184012,2251,25611.45%
183010,9691,11911.36%
18209,8502,64736.75%
18107,20396115.40%
18006,24278014.28%
17905,4620.00%

Beaufort County Population Growth

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Beaufort County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White34,06971.68%
Black or African American12,07725.41%
Two or More Races6351.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native4700.99%
Asian2610.55%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander310.07%

Beaufort County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Beaufort County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Washington98419801-40-0.41%
Belhaven16921588-104-6.15%
Chocowinity778798202.57%
Aurora520517-3-0.58%
Bath24924900.00%
Pantego181177-4-2.21%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990