U.S. Census – Charlotte’s Population Grew in 2011

U.S. Census – Charlotte’s Population Grew in 2011

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Charlotte’s population grew 2.7 percent to approximately 751,000 between April 2010 and July 2011. Charlotte comes in as the 17th largest in the country in both population count and in rate of population growth.

Charlotte of course is also the largest city in North Carolina, but it lagged behind Cary and Raleigh in growth rate, both having a growth rate of 3.1 percent in 2011.