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North Carolina

Businesses to Receive 2012 Economic Census Forms

In October through December 2012, more than 4 million businesses in America will receive economic census forms, including most businesses with paid employees.

In the figures below, areas may not add to higher level totals due to rounding and a limited number of businesses not yet classified by county.

North Carolina and its Counties

Area name Estimated
forms
mailed
North Carolina 130,000
Alamance County, NC 1,900
Alexander County, NC 290
Alleghany County, NC 130
Anson County, NC 210
Ashe County, NC 270
Avery County, NC 260
Beaufort County, NC 640
Bertie County, NC 210
Bladen County, NC 290
Brunswick County, NC 1,100
Buncombe County, NC 4,000
Burke County, NC 820
Cabarrus County, NC 2,300
Caldwell County, NC 840
Camden County, NC 50
Carteret County, NC 1,100
Caswell County, NC 120
Catawba County, NC 2,600
Chatham County, NC 610
Cherokee County, NC 310
Chowan County, NC 210
Clay County, NC 90
Cleveland County, NC 1,100
Columbus County, NC 610
Craven County, NC 1,300
Cumberland County, NC 3,600
Currituck County, NC 250
Dare County, NC 900
Davidson County, NC 1,500
Davie County, NC 400
Duplin County, NC 500
Durham County, NC 4,000
Edgecombe County, NC 450
Forsyth County, NC 5,000
Franklin County, NC 440
Gaston County, NC 2,300
Gates County, NC 70
Graham County, NC 80
Granville County, NC 440
Greene County, NC 120
Guilford County, NC 8,300
Halifax County, NC 630
Harnett County, NC 880
Haywood County, NC 720
Henderson County, NC 1,300
Hertford County, NC 300
Hoke County, NC 220
Hyde County, NC 80
Iredell County, NC 2,400
Jackson County, NC 440
Johnston County, NC 1,600
Jones County, NC 70
Lee County, NC 790
Lenoir County, NC 820
Lincoln County, NC 810
McDowell County, NC 410
Macon County, NC 510
Madison County, NC 120
Martin County, NC 280
Mecklenburg County, NC 17,000
Mitchell County, NC 200
Montgomery County, NC 290
Moore County, NC 1,200
Nash County, NC 1,300
New Hanover County, NC 3,800
Northampton County, NC 140
Onslow County, NC 1,600
Orange County, NC 1,600
Pamlico County, NC 130
Pasquotank County, NC 580
Pender County, NC 420
Perquimans County, NC 100
Person County, NC 360
Pitt County, NC 2,200
Polk County, NC 210
Randolph County, NC 1,500
Richmond County, NC 490
Robeson County, NC 1,200
Rockingham County, NC 920
Rowan County, NC 1,500
Rutherford County, NC 700
Sampson County, NC 570
Scotland County, NC 420
Stanly County, NC 730
Stokes County, NC 300
Surry County, NC 980
Swain County, NC 190
Transylvania County, NC 390
Tyrrell County, NC 30
Union County, NC 2,000
Vance County, NC 520
Wake County, NC 14,000
Warren County, NC 110
Washington County, NC 140
Watauga County, NC 860
Wayne County, NC 1,300
Wilkes County, NC 720
Wilson County, NC 1,100
Yadkin County, NC 320
Yancey County, NC 180

North Carolina Metropolitan and Micropolitan Areas

Area name Estimated
forms
mailed
Albemarle, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 730
Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6,200
Boone, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 860
Brevard, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 390
Burlington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 1,900
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area (NC part) 24,000
Dunn, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 880
Durham, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6,600
Elizabeth City, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 740
Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 3,800
Forest City, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 700
Goldsboro, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 1,300
Greensboro-High Point, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 11,000
Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 2,300
Henderson, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 520
Hickory-Morganton-Lenoir, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 4,500
Jacksonville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 1,600
Kill Devil Hills, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 900
Kinston, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 820
Laurinburg, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 420
Lexington-Thomasville, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 1,500
Lincolnton, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 810
Lumberton, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 1,200
Morehead City, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 1,100
Mount Airy, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 980
New Bern, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 1,500
North Wilkesboro, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 720
Raleigh-Cary, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 16,000
Roanoke Rapids, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 760
Rockingham, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 490
Rocky Mount, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 1,800
Salisbury, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 1,500
Sanford, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 790
Shelby, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 1,100
Southern Pines, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 1,200
Statesville-Mooresville, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 2,400
Thomasville-Lexington, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 1,500
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area (NC part) 250
Washington, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 640
Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 5,400
Wilson, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area 1,100
Winston-Salem, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area 6,000

For all metro areas, including totals for metro areas crossing state lines, see the metro area section of the United States page.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Economic Planning and Coordination Division | 1-877-790-1876 | Last Revised: September 10, 2012