Lee County Population 2017

Lee County's estimated population is 59,616 with a growth rate of 0.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lee County is the 45th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201659,6161780.30%
201559,438-11-0.02%
201459,449-408-0.68%
201359,8575160.87%
201259,3417921.35%
201158,5496751.17%
201057,87416,50039.88%
199041,3744,65612.68%
198036,7186,25120.52%
197030,4673,90614.71%
196026,5613,03912.92%
195023,5224,77925.50%
194018,7431,74710.28%
193016,9963,59626.84%
192013,4002,02417.79%
191011,3760.00%

Lee County Population Growth

Population Data via

Lee County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White44,60674.82%
Black or African American12,04520.20%
Two or More Races1,1962.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native7891.32%
Asian6991.17%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1030.17%

Lee County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Lee County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sanford28131291289973.54%
Broadway12101242322.64%
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