New Hanover County

New Hanover County

Last updated January 2023

173,676 Total Voters

Republican 30.34% Democrat 28.77% Libertarian 0.84% Green 0.01% Constitution 0% Unaffiliated 40.04%
White 76.78% Black 10.76% Other 12.46%

New Hanover County is one of 100 counties located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2020 census, the population was 225,702. Though the second-smallest NC county in land area, it is one of the most populous, as its county seat, Wilmington, is one of the state's largest cities. The county was created in 1729 as New Hanover Precinct and gained county status in 1739. New Hanover County is included in the Wilmington, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area, which also includes neighboring Pender County.

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