Wayne County Population 2017

Wayne County's estimated population is 124,150 with a growth rate of -0.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wayne County is the 25th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016124,150-169-0.14%
2015124,319-264-0.21%
2014124,583-51-0.04%
2013124,634830.07%
2012124,5515090.41%
2011124,0421,1340.92%
2010122,90818,24217.43%
1990104,6667,6127.84%
198097,05411,64613.64%
197085,4083,3494.08%
196082,05917,79227.68%
195064,2675,93910.18%
194058,3285,31510.03%
193053,0139,37321.48%
192043,6407,94222.25%
191035,6984,34213.85%
190031,3565,25620.14%
189026,1001,1494.61%
188024,9516,80737.52%
187018,1443,23921.73%
186014,9051,41910.52%
185013,4862,59523.83%
184010,8915605.42%
183010,3311,29114.28%
18209,0403534.06%
18108,6871,91528.28%
18006,77263910.42%
17906,1330.00%

Wayne County Population Growth

Population Data via

Wayne County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White78,47563.21%
Black or African American40,40032.54%
Two or More Races2,7032.18%
Asian1,5971.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native9700.78%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1740.14%

Wayne County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Wayne County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Goldsboro35523357922690.76%
Mount Olive461247401282.78%
Fremont12551276211.67%
Pikeville678693152.21%
Seven Springs11011110.91%
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