Moore County, North Carolina
Moore County: County in North Carolina, United States
Moore County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 88,247 and a population density of 48 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 103,352 inhabitants. Its county seat is Carthage. The county was created 239 years ago in 1783.
Quick Facts about Moore County
|Population :||103,352 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||North Carolina (United States)|
|Different from :||Moore County, Moore County|
|Area :||1828 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||1.1%|
|Land as percent of area :||98.9%|
|Named for :||Alfred Moore|
|Altitude :||518 feet / 158 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1784|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||10:34:00 (30th May 2023)|
|Density :||57 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||14.62% (2010-2020)|
Moore County is located at 35°18'39"N 79°28'53"W (35.3107200, -79.4813100). It has 7 neighbors: Chatham County, Harnett County, Hoke County, Lee County, Montgomery County, Richmond County and Scotland County.
Moore County map
The largest city of Moore County is Carthage with a population of 2,595. Other cities include, Pinebluff population 1,647, Robbins population 1,241, Foxfire population 1,061 and Taylortown population 880. See all Moore County cities & populated places.
Moore County Populated Places
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Moore County.
|Pinehurst||15,752||Village in North Carolina|
|Southern Pines||15,070||Town in North Carolina, USA|
|Aberdeen||8,339||Town in Moore County, North Carolina, United States|
|Seven Lakes||4,888||Township in Moore County, North Carolina|
|Whispering Pines||3,461||Village in North Carolina|
|Carthage||2,595||City in Moore County, North Carolina, United States of America|
|Pinebluff||1,647||City in Moore County, North Carolina, United States of America|
|Robbins||1,241||City in Moore County, North Carolina, USA|
|Foxfire||1,061||Human settlement in Moore County, North Carolina, United States of America|
|Taylortown||880||Human settlement in Moore County, North Carolina, United States of America|
|Vass||801||Human settlement in Moore County, North Carolina, United States of America|
|Cameron||352||Town of the United States|
- Official Website
Official website of Moore County
Moore County has 7 neighbours.
- Chatham County county in North Carolina, United States
- Harnett County county in North Carolina, United States
- Hoke County county in North Carolina, United States
- Lee County county in North Carolina, United States
- Montgomery County county in North Carolina, United States
- Richmond County county in North Carolina, United States
- Scotland County county in North Carolina, United States
The population of Moore County increased by 14.62% in 10 years.
People born in Moore County (5)
People born in Moore County, including politician Archibald McNeill, lawyer Julian Pierce, football player and coach, politician, publisher W. C. Dowd, .
- Alma Holland Beers (U.S. botanist (1892-1974)) she was born in 10/01/1892
- Francis M. Wilhoit (American political scientist) he was born in 01/01/1920
Other places with the same name (3)
- Moore County , Texas county in Texas, United States with a population of 20,654 people.
- Moore County , Tennessee county in Tennessee, United States with a population of 6,438 people.
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|Charlotte||900,350||City in and county seat of Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, United States|
|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|
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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|
|Union County||244,562||County in North Carolina, United States|
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