Mitchell County , North Carolina
Mitchell County: County in North Carolina, United States
Mitchell County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 15,579 and a population density of 27 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 14,881 inhabitants. Its county seat is Bakersville. The county was created 161 years ago in 1860.
Mitchell County Quick Facts
|Population :||14,881 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||North Carolina (United States)|
|Different from :||Mitchell County, Mitchell County, Mitchell County, Mitchell County|
|Area :||575 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||0.3%|
|Land as percent of area :||99.7%|
|Named for :||Elisha Mitchell|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1861|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||06:31:15 (2nd October 2022)|
|Density :||26 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-4.69% (2010-2020)|
Mitchell County map
Mitchell County Populated Places
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Mitchell County.
|Spruce Pine||2,126||Town in North Carolina, United States of America|
|Richlands||1,718||Town in North Carolina, USA|
|Bailey||569||Town in Nash County, North Carolina, United States|
|Bakersville||441||Township in Mitchell County, North Carolina|
- Official Website
Official website of Mitchell County
According to census records, the population of Mitchell County decreased by 4.69% in 10 years.
People born in Mitchell County (2)
Other places with the same name (5)
- Mitchell County , Georgia county in North Carolina, United States with a population of 21,602 people.
- Mitchell County , Iowa county in Iowa, United States with a population of 10,647 people.
- Mitchell County , Texas county in Texas, United States with a population of 8,202 people.
- Mitchell County , Kansas county in Kansas, United States with a population of 5,879 people.
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