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 160 years ago in 1860.
Mitchell County map
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Official website of Mitchell County
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 :||02:56:48 (24th October 2021)|
|Density :||26 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-4.69% (2010-2020)|
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.
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|
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|Raleigh||474,414||Capital of North Carolina|
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|Cumberland County||336,364||County in Maine, United States|
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|Greensboro||297,878||City in North Carolina, United States of America|
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|Winston-Salem||248,112||City in Forsyth County, North Carolina|
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