Mecklenburg County Population 2018

Mecklenburg County's estimated population is 1,076,837 with a growth rate of 1.85% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mecklenburg County is the 1st largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20171,076,83719,6001.85%
20161,057,23722,7952.20%
20151,034,44223,1272.29%
20141,011,31519,6961.99%
2013991,61923,4152.42%
2012968,20423,2612.46%
2011944,94321,7412.35%
2010923,202411,76980.51%
1990511,433107,16326.51%
1980404,27049,61413.99%
1970354,65682,54530.34%
1960272,11175,05938.09%
1950197,05245,22629.79%
1940151,82623,85518.64%
1930127,97147,27658.59%
192080,69513,66420.38%
191067,03111,76321.28%
190055,26812,59529.52%
189042,6738,49824.87%
188034,1759,87640.64%
187024,2996,92539.86%
186017,3743,46024.87%
185013,914-4,359-23.85%
184018,273-1,800-8.97%
183020,0733,17818.81%
182016,8952,62318.38%
181014,2723,83336.72%
180010,439-956-8.39%
179011,3950.00%

Mecklenburg County Population Growth

Population Data via

Mecklenburg County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White605,17856.20%
Black or African American336,23531.22%
Asian59,2515.50%
Two or More Races23,5722.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native7,9570.74%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,2730.12%

Mecklenburg County Population Pyramid

0k10k20k30k40k50k Male Population0k10k20k30k40k50k 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