Forsyth County Population 2018

Forsyth County's estimated population is 376,320 with a growth rate of 1.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Forsyth County is the 4th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017376,3204,7061.27%
2016371,6143,6921.00%
2015367,9222,9660.81%
2014364,9563,9561.10%
2013361,0003,0630.86%
2012357,9373,1020.87%
2011354,8353,4140.97%
2010351,42185,54332.17%
1990265,87822,1959.11%
1980243,68329,33513.69%
1970214,34824,92013.16%
1960189,42843,29329.63%
1950146,13519,66015.54%
1940126,47514,79413.25%
1930111,68134,41244.54%
192077,26929,95863.32%
191047,31112,05034.17%
190035,2616,82724.01%
189028,43410,36457.35%
188018,0705,02038.47%
187013,0503582.82%
186012,6921,52413.65%
185011,1680.00%

Forsyth County Population Growth

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Forsyth County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White247,28365.71%
Black or African American100,55226.72%
Asian8,7182.32%
Two or More Races8,0012.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,9910.79%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4740.13%

Forsyth County Population Pyramid

0k2k4k6k8k10k12k14k Male Population0k2k4k6k8k10k12k14k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
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