Wilson County Population 2017

Wilson County's estimated population is 81,661 with a growth rate of -0.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wilson County is the 33rd largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201681,661-25-0.03%
201581,6863070.38%
201481,379-224-0.27%
201381,603-152-0.19%
201281,7553110.38%
201181,4441930.24%
201081,25115,19022.99%
199066,0612,9294.64%
198063,1325,6469.82%
197057,486-230-0.40%
196057,7163,2105.89%
195054,5064,2878.54%
194050,2195,30511.81%
193044,9148,10122.01%
192036,8138,54430.22%
191028,2694,67319.80%
190023,5964,95226.56%
189018,6442,58016.06%
188016,0643,80631.05%
187012,2582,53826.11%
18609,7200.00%

Wilson County Population Growth

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Wilson County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White46,00856.34%
Black or African American32,98540.39%
Two or More Races1,2011.47%
Asian8901.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native4830.59%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1190.15%

Wilson County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Wilson County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wilson49196496204240.86%
Elm City12981354564.31%
Lucama11361128-8-0.70%
Stantonsburg786784-2-0.25%
Black Creek769763-6-0.78%
Saratoga408406-2-0.49%
Sims28228310.35%
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