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Historical Census Data

JOHNSTON COUNTY'S POPULATION U.S. CENSUS 1790-2010+

1790 - 5,634 1850 - 13,726 1910 - 41,401 1970 - 61,737
1800 - 6,301 1860 - 15,656 1920 - 48,998 1980 - 70,599
1810 - 6,867 1870 - 16,897 1930 - 57,621 1990 - 81,306
1820 - 9,607 1880 - 23,461 1940 - 63,798 2000 - 121,900
1830 - 10,938 1890 - 27,239 1950 - 65,906 2010 - 168,878
1840 - 10,599 1900 - 32,250 1960 - 62,936 2013 - 177,967 (est.)

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