Northampton County , North Carolina

Northampton County: County in North Carolina, United States

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Location of Northampton County on North Carolina map.

About

Northampton County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 22,099 and a population density of 15 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 19,088 inhabitants. Its county seat is Jackson. The county was created 280 years ago in 1740.

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Geography

Northampton County is located at 36°25'4"N 77°23'48"W (36.4176600, -77.3967400). It has 6 neighbors: Bertie County, Hertford County, Warren County, Brunswick County, Greensville County and Southampton County.

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The largest city of Northampton County is Garysburg with a population of 913. Other cities include, Rich Square population 834, Seaboard population 541, Severn population 238 and Lasker population 106. See all Northampton County cities & populated places.

Weather

Northampton County forecast: Sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 0 to 7 mph. more

Northampton County Quick Facts

Population : 19,088 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
Different from : Northampton County, Northampton County
Area : 1426 km2
Water as percent of area : 2.5%
Land as percent of area : 97.5%
Named for : James Compton, 5th Earl of Northampton
Capital : Jackson
Establishment : January 01, 1741
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 13:00:39 (24th October 2021)
Density : 13 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -15.77% (2010-2020)
Weather : 78℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Northampton County has 6 neighbours.

  • Jackson

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Northampton County decreased by 15.77% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 22,099 - census
2011 21,916 -0.84% estimation process
2012 21,285 -2.96% estimation process
2013 20,856 -2.06% estimation process
2014 20,652 -0.99% estimation process
2015 20,533 -0.58% estimation process
2016 20,127 -2.02% estimation process
2017 19,890 -1.19% estimation process
2018 19,698 -0.97% estimation process
2019 19,483 -1.1% estimation process
2020 19,088 -2.07% estimation process

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People born in Northampton County (3)

People born in Northampton County, including Confederate general Daniel Govan, Alleged largest man in history Mills Darden, writer George Moses Horton, you can see a list of people who born in Northampton County.

Other places with the same name (3)

Northampton County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Gaston 1,022 Town in North Carolina, United States
Garysburg 913 City in Northampton County, North Carolina, United States of America
Rich Square 834 City in Northampton County, North Carolina, United States of America
Conway 721 Town in North Carolina, USA
Woodland 701 Town in Northampton County, North Carolina, United States
Seaboard 541 Human settlement in Northampton County, North Carolina, United States of America
Jackson 452 Town in North Carolina
Severn 238 Human settlement in Northampton County, North Carolina, United States of America
Lasker 106 Human settlement in Northampton County, North Carolina, United States of America

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