N.C. hits a milestone: 10 million people

December 22, 2015 10:42 PM

24 0

Propelled largely by growth in the Charlotte and Raleigh areas, North Carolina’s population passed the 10 million mark in the past year, according to newly released estimates by the U.S. Census Bureau.

The state remains the nation’s ninth-most populous, just behind Georgia and just ahead of Michigan.

Also watch: 'Fate of the Furious' is the No. 1 movie in North America with $38.7M

Read more

To category page