Edgecombe County Population 2017

Edgecombe County's estimated population is 53,318 with a growth rate of -0.95% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Edgecombe County is the 52nd largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201653,318-513-0.95%
201553,831-1,090-1.98%
201454,921-608-1.09%
201355,529-217-0.39%
201255,746-362-0.65%
201156,108-495-0.87%
201056,603450.08%
199056,5585701.02%
198055,9883,6476.97%
197052,341-1,885-3.48%
196054,2262,5925.02%
195051,6342,4725.03%
194049,1621,2682.65%
193047,8949,89926.05%
192037,9955,98518.70%
191032,0105,41920.38%
190026,5912,47810.28%
189024,113-2,068-7.90%
188026,1813,21113.98%
187022,9705,59432.19%
186017,3761871.09%
185017,1891,4819.43%
184015,7087735.18%
183014,9351,65912.50%
182013,2768536.87%
181012,4232,00219.21%
180010,4211661.62%
179010,2550.00%

Edgecombe County Population Growth

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Edgecombe County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American31,26958.65%
White21,31439.98%
Two or More Races6171.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native3760.71%
Asian1520.29%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1030.19%

Edgecombe County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Edgecombe County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Rocky Mount5772455466-2258-3.91%
Tarboro1141310994-419-3.67%
Pinetops13741303-71-5.17%
Macclesfield471445-26-5.52%
Conetoe294277-17-5.78%
Speed8077-3-3.75%
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