Edgecombe County , North Carolina

Edgecombe County: County in North Carolina, United States

About

Edgecombe County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 56,552 and a population density of 43 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 50,829 inhabitants. Its county seat is Tarboro. The county was created 281 years ago in 1740.

Edgecombe County Quick Facts

Population : 50,829 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
Twitter username : edgecombecounty
Area : 1312 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.3%
Land as percent of area : 99.7%
Named for : Richard Edgcumbe, 1st Baron Edgcumbe
Altitude : 102 feet / 31 meters
Capital : Tarboro
Establishment : January 01, 1741
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 13:20:44 (20th January 2022)
Density : 39 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -11.26% (2010-2020)
Edgecombe County locator map
Location of Edgecombe County on North Carolina map.
N 2011 66 Edgecombe County Courthouse '8476209570' image
N 2011 66 Edgecombe County Courthouse '8476209570'
N 2011 66 Edgecombe County Courthouse '8476209570' image

Geography

Edgecombe County is located at 35°54'47"N 77°35'49"W (35.9129800, -77.5970700). It has 4 neighbors: Martin County, Nash County, Pitt County and Wilson County.

Edgecombe County map

The largest city of Edgecombe County is Princeville with a population of 1,901. Other cities include, Pinetops population 1,221 and Conetoe population 263. See all Edgecombe County cities & populated places.

Edgecombe County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Edgecombe County.

City Name Population Title
Tarboro 10,575 Town in North Carolina, United States
Princeville 1,901 City in Illinois, United States of America
Pinetops 1,221 City in Edgecombe County, North Carolina, United States of America
Macclesfield 423 Town in Edgecombe County, North Carolina, United States
Conetoe 263 Human settlement in Edgecombe County, North Carolina, United States of America
Speed 74 Town of the United States
Leggett 54 Town in Edgecombe County, North Carolina

Edgecombe County has 4 neighbours.

  • Leggett
  • Macclesfield
  • Sharpsburg
  • Conetoe
  • Tarboro
  • Whitakers
  • Speed
  • Princeville
  • Pinetops
  • Rocky Mount

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Edgecombe County decreased by 11.26% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 56,552 - census
2011 56,050 -0.9% estimation process
2012 55,675 -0.67% estimation process
2013 55,422 -0.46% estimation process
2014 54,866 -1.01% estimation process
2015 53,743 -2.09% estimation process
2016 53,283 -0.86% estimation process
2017 52,756 -1% estimation process
2018 51,984 -1.49% estimation process
2019 51,472 -0.99% estimation process
2020 50,829 -1.27% estimation process

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People born in Edgecombe County (14)

People born in Edgecombe County, including politician Elias Carr, politician Henry Toole Clark, politician Duncan Lamont Clinch, .

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