Pasquotank County, North Carolina

Pasquotank County: County in North Carolina, United States


Pasquotank County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 40,661 and a population density of 54 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 40,372 inhabitants. Its county seat is Elizabeth City. The county was created 351 years ago in 1671.

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

Quick Facts about Pasquotank County

Population : 40,372 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
Area : 750 km2
Water as percent of area : 22%
Land as percent of area : 78%
Altitude : 13 feet / 4 meters
Capital : Elizabeth City
Establishment : January 01, 1672
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 10:33:31 (27th September 2023)
Density : 54 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.72% (2010-2020)
Weather : 73℉ Chance Light Rain 7-days weather
Pasquotank County Courthouse image
Pasquotank County Courthouse
Pasquotank County Courthouse image


Pasquotank County is located at 36°15'54"N 76°14'57"W (36.2649000, -76.2491300). It has 4 neighbors: Camden County, Gates County, Perquimans County and Tyrrell County.

Pasquotank County map

The largest city of Pasquotank County is Elizabeth City with a population of 17,988. . See all Pasquotank County cities & populated places.

Pasquotank County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Pasquotank County.

City Name Population Title
Elizabeth City 17,988 City in Pasquotank County and Camden County in the State of North Carolina


Pasquotank County forecast: A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 73. North wind 12 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

Pasquotank County has 4 neighbours.

  • Elizabeth City


According to census records, the population of Pasquotank County decreased by 0.72% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 40,661 - census
2011 40,266 -0.98% estimation process
2012 40,378 0.28% estimation process
2013 39,548 -2.1% estimation process
2014 39,436 -0.28% estimation process
2015 39,384 -0.13% estimation process
2016 39,392 0.02% estimation process
2017 39,386 -0.02% estimation process
2018 39,583 0.5% estimation process
2019 39,824 0.61% estimation process
2020 40,372 1.36% estimation process

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People born in Pasquotank County (2)

People born in Pasquotank County, including US Colonial Brigadier General Isaac Gregory, missionary Carrie E. Sawyer Cartwright, .


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