Wilson County Population 2018

Wilson County's estimated population is 81,671 with a growth rate of 0.29% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wilson County is the 35th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201781,6712380.29%
201681,433400.05%
201581,3932710.33%
201481,122-155-0.19%
201381,277-174-0.21%
201281,4512590.32%
201181,192-107-0.13%
201081,29915,23823.07%
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

Population Data via

Wilson County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White46,00856.33%
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

0k1k1k2k2k3k3k4k Male Population0k1k1k2k2k3k3k4k 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