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Population Growth

Population change

What does this mean?

Population and demographic trends inform workforce and infrastructure planning, and reflects economic vitality.

Why does this matter?

Attracting people, business is an integral growth strategy and contributes to economic development and commerce. From a legislative & regulatory perspective, census growth supports congressional representation, and informs federal funding levels.

North Carolina Ranking
19 / 51

*Source: Bureau of Economic Analysis

Region Comparison

Population Growth

Region Comparison

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Annual Population Growth

5-Year Population Growth