Caldwell County Population 2017

Caldwell County's estimated population is 81,449 with a growth rate of 0.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Caldwell County is the 34th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201681,4491670.21%
201581,282-212-0.26%
201481,494-418-0.51%
201381,912-67-0.08%
201281,979-332-0.40%
201182,311-657-0.79%
201082,96812,25917.34%
199070,7092,9634.37%
198067,74611,04719.48%
197056,6997,14714.42%
196049,5526,20014.30%
195043,3527,55721.11%
194035,7957,77927.77%
193028,0168,03240.19%
192019,984-595-2.89%
191020,5794,88531.13%
190015,6943,39627.61%
189012,2982,00719.50%
188010,2911,81521.41%
18708,47697913.06%
18607,4971,18018.68%
18506,3170.00%

Caldwell County Population Growth

Population Data via

Caldwell County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White75,03592.13%
Black or African American3,9704.87%
Two or More Races1,2361.52%
Asian5200.64%
American Indian and Alaska Native4530.56%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander680.08%

Caldwell County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Caldwell County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lenoir1823617973-263-1.44%
Granite Falls47204685-35-0.74%
Hudson37763725-51-1.35%
Rhodhiss10661048-18-1.69%
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