Haywood County , North Carolina

Haywood County: County in North Carolina, United States

Haywood County locator map
Location of Haywood County on North Carolina map.

About

Haywood County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 59,036 and a population density of 41 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 62,972 inhabitants. Its county seat is Waynesville. The county was created 213 years ago in 1807.

Haywood County  NC  Courthouse IMG 5163 image
Haywood County NC Courthouse IMG 5163
Haywood County  NC  Courthouse IMG 5163 image

Geography

Haywood County is located at 35°33'22"N 82°58'56"W (35.5560500, -82.9822400). It has 7 neighbors: Buncombe County, Henderson County, Jackson County, Madison County, Swain County, Transylvania County and Cocke County.

Haywood County map

The largest city of Haywood County is Waynesville with a population of 10,557. Other cities include, Clyde population 1,308 and Maggie Valley population 1,258. See all Haywood County cities & populated places.

Weather

Haywood County forecast: Sunny, with a high near 60. more

Haywood County Quick Facts

Population : 62,972 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
Different from : Haywood County
Area : 1436 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.2%
Land as percent of area : 99.8%
Named for : John Haywood
Altitude : 2,986 feet / 910 meters
Capital : Waynesville
Establishment : January 01, 1808
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 11:07:37 (18th October 2021)
Density : 44 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 6.25% (2010-2020)
Weather : 60℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Haywood County has 7 neighbours.

  • Waynesville

Demographics

The population of Haywood County increased by 6.25% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 59,036 - census
2011 58,726 -0.53% estimation process
2012 58,640 -0.15% estimation process
2013 58,962 0.55% estimation process
2014 59,132 0.29% estimation process
2015 59,646 0.86% estimation process
2016 60,405 1.26% estimation process
2017 61,005 0.98% estimation process
2018 61,890 1.43% estimation process
2019 62,317 0.69% estimation process
2020 62,972 1.04% estimation process

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People born in Haywood County (6)

People born in Haywood County, including athletics competitor Joel Shankle, musician Roy Hall, politician William Howell Smathers, you can see a list of people who born in Haywood County.

Other places with the same name (2)

Haywood County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Waynesville 10,557 City in North Carolina
Canton 4,369 Town in Haywood County, North Carolina, United States
Lake Junaluska 2,734 Census designated place
Clyde 1,308 Human settlement in Haywood County, North Carolina, United States of America
Maggie Valley 1,258 Human settlement in Haywood County, North Carolina, United States of America
West Canton 1,247 Township in Haywood County, North Carolina

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County Name Population Title
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Guilford County 540,521 County in North Carolina, United States of America
Raleigh 474,414 Capital of North Carolina
Forsyth County 383,843 County in North Carolina, United States of America
West Raleigh 338,759 City in United States of America
Cumberland County 336,364 County in Maine, United States
Durham County 327,306 County in North Carolina, United States of America
Greensboro 297,878 City in North Carolina, United States of America
Durham 285,897 County seat of Durham County, North Carolina, United States
Buncombe County 263,477 County in North Carolina, United States
Winston-Salem 248,112 City in Forsyth County, North Carolina
Union County 244,562 County in North Carolina, United States
New Hanover County 236,613 County in North Carolina, United States
Gaston County 226,568 County in North Carolina, United States