Wilkes County

Wilkes County

Last updated October 2021

43,607 Total Voters

Republican 54.04% Democrat 17.78% Libertarian 0.43% Green 0% Constitution 0% Unaffiliated 27.75%
White 87.95% Black 3.61% Other 8.44%

Wilkes County is a county located in the US state of North Carolina. It is a part of the state's western mountain region. As of the 2020 census the population was 65,969, in 2010 the census listed the population at 69,340. Its county seat is Wilkesboro, and its largest town is North Wilkesboro. Wilkes County comprises the North Wilkesboro, NC Micropolitan Statistical Area.

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Unemployment 10.16%

Voter Registration Thousands

In the General Assembly

  • State House
  • Mark Hollo (NC-73)
  • Sarah Stevens (NC-90)
  • Jeffrey Elmore (NC-94)
  • State Senate
  • Shirley Randleman (NC-30)

Election Results