population growth

New Census estimates show that North Carolina and South Carolina are among states with the biggest population increases in 2017. The Census data released in late December shows that North Carolina held onto its spot as the ninth most populous state in the U.S. with nearly 10.3 million people. North Carolina has picked up about […]

The population of the Raleigh is the second-largest metro area and its capital, grew 7.43% between 2010 and 2013. Although Raleigh had one of the largest natural population increases in the nation, migration still explains a greater share of the region’s overall population growth. It accounted for a net increase of 16,692 between 2012 and […]