1999 North Carolina Marriage and Divorce Rates by County

  Resident Population Total Divorces Divorce Rate Total Marriages Marriage Rate
County of Occurrence 7,949,362 36,706 4.6 67,392 8.5
NORTH CAROLINA
ALAMANCE 128,743 628 4.9 1,047 8.1
ALEXANDER 33,274 99 3.0 246 7.4
ALLEGHANY 10,567 67 6.3 137 13.0
ANSON 25,288 92 3.6 180 7.1
ASHE 24,181 123 5.1 220 9.1
AVERY 17,040 59 3.5 201 11.8
BEAUFORT 45,001 272 6.0 441 9.8
BERTIE 19,903 66 3.3 131 6.6
BLADEN 32,143 121 3.8 216 6.7
BRUNSWICK 71,367 254 3.6 629 8.8
BUNCOMBE 204,340 1,181 5.8 1,895 9.3
BURKE 88,496 414 4.7 744 8.4
CABARRUS 127,826 509 4.0 1,101 8.6
CALDWELL 76,663 393 5.1 720 9.4
CAMDEN 6,801 24 3.5 54 7.9
CARTERET 59,341 305 5.1 735 12.4
CASWELL 23,255 95 4.1 154 6.6
CATAWBA 139,522 740 5.3 1,137 8.1
CHATHAM 48,398 154 3.2 344 7.1
CHEROKEE 23,956 124 5.2 326 13.6
CHOWAN 14,558 38 2.6 133 9.1
CLAY 8,649 32 3.7 105 12.1
CLEVELAND 95,293 512 5.4 719 7.5
COLUMBUS 54,522 245 4.5 385 7.1
CRAVEN 90,843 469 5.2 967 10.6
CUMBERLAND 301,608 2,250 7.5 3,636 12.1
CURRITUCK 17,856 66 3.7 275 15.4
DARE 29,366 145 4.9 682 23.2
DAVIDSON 146,106 570 3.9 1,177 8.1
DAVIE 34,132 111 3.3 238 7.0
DUPLIN 48,401 158 3.3 364 7.5
DURHAM 219,811 878 4.0 1,612 7.3
EDGECOMBE 56,291 191 3.4 546 9.7
FORSYTH 303,630 1,563 5.1 2,334 7.7
FRANKLIN 46,293 167 3.6 303 6.5
GASTON 189,127 1,026 5.4 1,716 9.1
GATES 10,479 34 3.2 71 6.8
GRAHAM 7,929 33 4.2 84 10.6
GRANVILLE 47,498 167 3.5 330 6.9
GREENE 18,687 36 1.9 119 6.4
GUILFORD 416,459 2,156 5.2 3,456 8.3
HALIFAX 57,440 162 2.8 411 7.2
HARNETT 89,127 449 5.0 613 6.9
HAYWOOD 53,602 263 4.9 702 13.1
HENDERSON 87,825 338 3.8 802 9.1
HERTFORD 22,579 79 3.5 225 10.0
HOKE 32,833 55 1.7 203 6.2
HYDE 5,914 15 2.5 105 17.8
IREDELL 120,031 552 4.6 1,068 8.9
JACKSON 32,420 122 3.8 300 9.3
JOHNSTON 117,765 512 4.3 829 7.0
JONES 10,350 43 4.2 71 6.9
LEE 48,766 294 6.0 411 8.4
LENOIR 59,863 345 5.8 535 8.9
LINCOLN 62,955 248 3.9 509 8.1
MCDOWELL 41,874 242 5.8 383 9.1
MACON 29,252 101 3.5 328 11.2
MADISON 19,392 78 4.0 232 12.0
MARTIN 25,623 72 2.8 224 8.7
MECKLENBURG 682,072 3,521 5.2 4,854 7.1
MITCHELL 15,498 54 3.5 143 9.2
MONTGOMERY 26,430 117 4.4 208 7.9
MOORE 73,799 306 4.1 536 7.3
NASH 87,042 529 6.1 704 8.1
NEW HANOVER 158,774 873 5.5 1,721 10.8
NORTHAMPTON 21,981 40 1.8 112 5.1
ONSLOW 149,628 939 6.3 2,033 13.6
ORANGE 116,862 354 3.0 775 6.6
PAMLICO 12,898 45 3.5 92 7.1
PASQUOTANK 34,913 180 5.2 430 12.3
PENDER 40,538 105 2.6 329 8.1
PERQUIMANS 11,234 36 3.2 88 7.8
PERSON 35,155 174 4.9 260 7.4
PITT 132,554 494 3.7 977 7.4
POLK 18,024 81 4.5 157 8.7
RANDOLPH 128,722 399 3.1 959 7.5
RICHMOND 46,449 231 5.0 353 7.6
ROBESON 122,514 458 3.7 635 5.2
ROCKINGHAM 91,845 439 4.8 809 8.8
ROWAN 129,436 496 3.8 991 7.7
RUTHERFORD 62,511 273 4.4 517 8.3
SAMPSON 59,325 211 3.6 432 7.3
SCOTLAND 35,926 117 3.3 192 5.3
STANLY 57,791 221 3.8 462 8.0
STOKES 44,255 156 3.5 312 7.1
SURRY 70,942 369 5.2 671 9.5
SWAIN 12,799 47 3.7 256 20.0
TRANSYLVANIA 29,160 121 4.1 236 8.1
TYRRELL 4,150 22 5.3 28 6.7
UNION 118,621 334 2.8 747 6.3
VANCE 42,530 189 4.4 422 9.9
WAKE 612,728 2,502 4.1 4,448 7.3
WARREN 19,994 52 2.6 176 8.8
WASHINGTON 13,745 39 2.8 88 6.4
WATAUGA 42,412 181 4.3 619 14.6
WAYNE 113,176 522 4.6 981 8.7
WILKES 65,092 353 5.4 613 9.4
WILSON 73,166 359 4.9 700 9.6
YADKIN 35,805 146 4.1 284 7.9
YANCEY 17,612 84 4.8 181 10.3

Note: Rates per 1,000 Population



1999 North Carolina Divorces by County of Occurrence and Month

  TOTAL Month
January February March April May June July August September October November December
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 36,706 100.0 2,711 7.4 2,429 6.6 3,296 9.0 3,454 9.4 3,561 9.7 3,274 8.9 3,025 8.2 3,404 9.3 2,839 7.7 2,861 7.8 2,958 8.1 2,894 7.9
County of Occurrence 628 1.7 41 6.5 33 5.3 64 10.2 60 9.6 63 10.0 53 8.4 46 7.3 53 8.4 68 10.8 35 5.6 43 6.8 69 11.0
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 99 0.3 3 3.0 5 5.1 8 8.1 11 11.1 12 12.1 11 11.1 7 7.1 6 6.1 11 11.1 4 4.0 12 12.1 9 9.1
ALLEGHANY 67 0.2 5 7.5 3 4.5 12 17.9 7 10.4 5 7.5 8 11.9 8 11.9 4 6.0 8 11.9 4 6.0 0 0.0 3 4.5
ANSON 92 0.3 8 8.7 6 6.5 10 10.9 3 3.3 11 12.0 10 10.9 7 7.6 9 9.8 8 8.7 5 5.4 7 7.6 8 8.7
ASHE 123 0.3 12 9.8 8 6.5 8 6.5 23 18.7 11 8.9 8 6.5 14 11.4 5 4.1 15 12.2 6 4.9 5 4.1 8 6.5
AVERY 59 0.2 4 6.8 3 5.1 4 6.8 8 13.6 9 15.3 4 6.8 7 11.9 4 6.8 2 3.4 4 6.8 2 3.4 8 13.6
BEAUFORT 272 0.7 20 7.4 16 5.9 23 8.5 11 4.0 33 12.1 22 8.1 30 11.0 19 7.0 33 12.1 21 7.7 11 4.0 33 12.1
BERTIE 66 0.2 3 4.5 3 4.5 3 4.5 3 4.5 8 12.1 6 9.1 8 12.1 6 9.1 5 7.6 9 13.6 6 9.1 6 9.1
BLADEN 121 0.3 11 9.1 10 8.3 3 2.5 10 8.3 11 9.1 23 19.0 12 9.9 4 3.3 9 7.4 10 8.3 5 4.1 13 10.7
BRUNSWICK 254 0.7 15 5.9 17 6.7 24 9.4 16 6.3 32 12.6 31 12.2 17 6.7 24 9.4 19 7.5 25 9.8 18 7.1 16 6.3
BUNCOMBE 1,181 3.2 71 6.0 70 5.9 126 10.7 124 10.5 114 9.7 101 8.6 88 7.5 98 8.3 87 7.4 93 7.9 99 8.4 110 9.3
BURKE 414 1.1 32 7.7 25 6.0 35 8.5 38 9.2 49 11.8 31 7.5 33 8.0 48 11.6 37 8.9 29 7.0 34 8.2 23 5.6
CABARRUS 509 1.4 28 5.5 30 5.9 52 10.2 42 8.3 43 8.4 63 12.4 36 7.1 33 6.5 42 8.3 50 9.8 51 10.0 39 7.7
CALDWELL 393 1.1 27 6.9 19 4.8 40 10.2 33 8.4 47 12.0 40 10.2 26 6.6 33 8.4 34 8.7 25 6.4 47 12.0 22 5.6
CAMDEN 24 0.1 4 16.7 2 8.3 2 8.3 1 4.2 3 12.5 1 4.2 1 4.2 0 0.0 2 8.3 3 12.5 1 4.2 4 16.7
CARTERET 305 0.8 23 7.5 20 6.6 31 10.2 31 10.2 29 9.5 37 12.1 26 8.5 13 4.3 20 6.6 26 8.5 25 8.2 24 7.9
CASWELL 95 0.3 3 3.2 8 8.4 6 6.3 11 11.6 9 9.5 13 13.7 5 5.3 6 6.3 5 5.3 9 9.5 9 9.5 11 11.6
CATAWBA 740 2.0 51 6.9 46 6.2 80 10.8 57 7.7 85 11.5 84 11.4 51 6.9 73 9.9 48 6.5 53 7.2 67 9.1 45 6.1
CHATHAM 154 0.4 11 7.1 8 5.2 13 8.4 15 9.7 11 7.1 19 12.3 10 6.5 11 7.1 20 13.0 8 5.2 11 7.1 17 11.0
CHEROKEE 124 0.3 9 7.3 15 12.1 7 5.6 8 6.5 11 8.9 16 12.9 4 3.2 12 9.7 12 9.7 14 11.3 10 8.1 6 4.8
CHOWAN 38 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 7 18.4 8 21.1 7 18.4 1 2.6 2 5.3 4 10.5 5 13.2 1 2.6 0 0.0 3 7.9
CLAY 32 0.1 0 0.0 3 9.4 2 6.3 7 21.9 1 3.1 3 9.4 5 15.6 2 6.3 2 6.3 4 12.5 3 9.4 0 0.0
CLEVELAND 512 1.4 36 7.0 23 4.5 47 9.2 51 10.0 61 11.9 53 10.4 44 8.6 35 6.8 46 9.0 34 6.6 52 10.2 30 5.9
COLUMBUS 245 0.7 23 9.4 23 9.4 22 9.0 18 7.3 18 7.3 29 11.8 15 6.1 23 9.4 15 6.1 18 7.3 14 5.7 27 11.0
CRAVEN 469 1.3 19 4.1 40 8.5 53 11.3 43 9.2 48 10.2 42 9.0 43 9.2 44 9.4 31 6.6 36 7.7 25 5.3 45 9.6
CUMBERLAND 2,250 6.1 174 7.7 170 7.6 207 9.2 212 9.4 215 9.6 216 9.6 187 8.3 204 9.1 158 7.0 148 6.6 215 9.6 144 6.4
CURRITUCK 66 0.2 1 1.5 9 13.6 4 6.1 5 7.6 10 15.2 8 12.1 5 7.6 5 7.6 5 7.6 4 6.1 3 4.5 7 10.6
DARE 145 0.4 17 11.7 17 11.7 6 4.1 16 11.0 13 9.0 9 6.2 18 12.4 12 8.3 10 6.9 12 8.3 8 5.5 7 4.8
DAVIDSON 570 1.6 33 5.8 19 3.3 64 11.2 47 8.2 44 7.7 58 10.2 44 7.7 67 11.8 48 8.4 43 7.5 58 10.2 45 7.9
DAVIE 111 0.3 11 9.9 3 2.7 6 5.4 12 10.8 10 9.0 6 5.4 4 3.6 11 9.9 17 15.3 12 10.8 10 9.0 9 8.1
DUPLIN 158 0.4 7 4.4 9 5.7 12 7.6 16 10.1 22 13.9 17 10.8 12 7.6 10 6.3 11 7.0 14 8.9 15 9.5 13 8.2
DURHAM 878 2.4 66 7.5 78 8.9 91 10.4 58 6.6 81 9.2 65 7.4 89 10.1 79 9.0 75 8.5 63 7.2 59 6.7 74 8.4
EDGECOMBE 191 0.5 14 7.3 16 8.4 28 14.7 20 10.5 16 8.4 18 9.4 14 7.3 20 10.5 7 3.7 8 4.2 18 9.4 12 6.3
FORSYTH 1,563 4.3 159 10.2 103 6.6 105 6.7 176 11.3 165 10.6 100 6.4 127 8.1 156 10.0 92 5.9 128 8.2 134 8.6 118 7.5
FRANKLIN 167 0.5 13 7.8 16 9.6 16 9.6 17 10.2 8 4.8 10 6.0 16 9.6 9 5.4 16 9.6 13 7.8 13 7.8 20 12.0
GASTON 1,026 2.8 77 7.5 55 5.4 95 9.3 108 10.5 73 7.1 100 9.7 63 6.1 103 10.0 84 8.2 86 8.4 113 11.0 69 6.7
GATES 34 0.1 2 5.9 3 8.8 1 2.9 8 23.5 2 5.9 3 8.8 2 5.9 3 8.8 0 0.0 3 8.8 4 11.8 3 8.8
GRAHAM 33 0.1 2 6.1 8 24.2 1 3.0 5 15.2 3 9.1 1 3.0 1 3.0 2 6.1 3 9.1 0 0.0 2 6.1 5 15.2
GRANVILLE 167 0.5 19 11.4 10 6.0 12 7.2 16 9.6 11 6.6 20 12.0 15 9.0 10 6.0 10 6.0 17 10.2 13 7.8 14 8.4
GREENE 36 0.1 0 0.0 1 2.8 2 5.6 5 13.9 0 0.0 8 22.2 2 5.6 2 5.6 2 5.6 4 11.1 2 5.6 8 22.2
GUILFORD 2,156 5.9 186 8.6 154 7.1 242 11.2 172 8.0 189 8.8 167 7.7 194 9.0 236 10.9 168 7.8 125 5.8 183 8.5 140 6.5
HALIFAX 162 0.4 13 8.0 15 9.3 9 5.6 19 11.7 19 11.7 18 11.1 11 6.8 12 7.4 10 6.2 12 7.4 14 8.6 10 6.2
HARNETT 449 1.2 35 7.8 36 8.0 46 10.2 47 10.5 45 10.0 44 9.8 25 5.6 39 8.7 26 5.8 28 6.2 33 7.3 45 10.0
HAYWOOD 263 0.7 12 4.6 21 8.0 27 10.3 22 8.4 29 11.0 21 8.0 20 7.6 19 7.2 16 6.1 17 6.5 35 13.3 24 9.1
HENDERSON 338 0.9 21 6.2 20 5.9 31 9.2 32 9.5 23 6.8 26 7.7 28 8.3 27 8.0 26 7.7 42 12.4 28 8.3 34 10.1
HERTFORD 79 0.2 8 10.1 3 3.8 4 5.1 6 7.6 9 11.4 3 3.8 10 12.7 10 12.7 7 8.9 5 6.3 6 7.6 8 10.1
HOKE 55 0.1 7 12.7 5 9.1 2 3.6 2 3.6 4 7.3 5 9.1 5 9.1 7 12.7 8 14.5 3 5.5 0 0.0 7 12.7
HYDE 15 0.0 1 6.7 2 13.3 0 0.0 1 6.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 13.3 0 0.0 1 6.7 6 40.0 2 13.3
IREDELL 552 1.5 35 6.3 39 7.1 55 10.0 55 10.0 49 8.9 58 10.5 48 8.7 54 9.8 43 7.8 43 7.8 29 5.3 44 8.0
JACKSON 122 0.3 14 11.5 9 7.4 11 9.0 9 7.4 13 10.7 16 13.1 9 7.4 10 8.2 7 5.7 5 4.1 14 11.5 5 4.1
JOHNSTON 512 1.4 42 8.2 30 5.9 41 8.0 63 12.3 50 9.8 40 7.8 41 8.0 46 9.0 33 6.4 40 7.8 50 9.8 36 7.0
JONES 43 0.1 5 11.6 2 4.7 4 9.3 6 14.0 2 4.7 5 11.6 7 16.3 2 4.7 1 2.3 0 0.0 3 7.0 6 14.0
LEE 294 0.8 28 9.5 18 6.1 28 9.5 35 11.9 29 9.9 13 4.4 27 9.2 25 8.5 18 6.1 33 11.2 17 5.8 23 7.8
LENOIR 345 0.9 46 13.3 21 6.1 35 10.1 19 5.5 35 10.1 36 10.4 30 8.7 36 10.4 20 5.8 24 7.0 21 6.1 22 6.4
LINCOLN 248 0.7 14 5.6 12 4.8 21 8.5 29 11.7 39 15.7 15 6.0 16 6.5 20 8.1 27 10.9 12 4.8 13 5.2 30 12.1
MCDOWELL 242 0.7 12 5.0 17 7.0 30 12.4 36 14.9 25 10.3 18 7.4 18 7.4 16 6.6 21 8.7 14 5.8 15 6.2 20 8.3
MACON 101 0.3 8 7.9 3 3.0 13 12.9 5 5.0 6 5.9 10 9.9 9 8.9 8 7.9 14 13.9 13 12.9 6 5.9 6 5.9
MADISON 78 0.2 3 3.8 4 5.1 8 10.3 6 7.7 8 10.3 10 12.8 3 3.8 3 3.8 5 6.4 7 9.0 8 10.3 13 16.7
MARTIN 72 0.2 3 4.2 5 6.9 4 5.6 11 15.3 10 13.9 5 6.9 4 5.6 7 9.7 1 1.4 8 11.1 11 15.3 3 4.2
MECKLENBURG 3,521 9.6 239 6.8 198 5.6 281 8.0 257 7.3 357 10.1 282 8.0 283 8.0 465 13.2 323 9.2 271 7.7 339 9.6 226 6.4
MITCHELL 54 0.1 0 0.0 3 5.6 3 5.6 4 7.4 4 7.4 10 18.5 3 5.6 5 9.3 8 14.8 3 5.6 6 11.1 5 9.3
MONTGOMERY 117 0.3 8 6.8 9 7.7 12 10.3 10 8.5 11 9.4 7 6.0 8 6.8 18 15.4 8 6.8 11 9.4 5 4.3 10 8.5
MOORE 306 0.8 32 10.5 23 7.5 23 7.5 26 8.5 17 5.6 28 9.2 21 6.9 26 8.5 32 10.5 34 11.1 19 6.2 25 8.2
NASH 529 1.4 42 7.9 41 7.8 48 9.1 39 7.4 48 9.1 50 9.5 39 7.4 56 10.6 29 5.5 48 9.1 48 9.1 41 7.8
NEW HANOVER 873 2.4 75 8.6 56 6.4 54 6.2 90 10.3 85 9.7 83 9.5 83 9.5 79 9.0 51 5.8 71 8.1 66 7.6 80 9.2
NORTHAMPTON 40 0.1 2 5.0 4 10.0 5 12.5 4 10.0 2 5.0 4 10.0 4 10.0 2 5.0 0 0.0 3 7.5 6 15.0 4 10.0
ONSLOW 939 2.6 63 6.7 77 8.2 74 7.9 101 10.8 89 9.5 99 10.5 70 7.5 78 8.3 61 6.5 101 10.8 52 5.5 74 7.9
ORANGE 354 1.0 17 4.8 28 7.9 33 9.3 31 8.8 33 9.3 27 7.6 31 8.8 38 10.7 20 5.6 31 8.8 30 8.5 35 9.9
PAMLICO 45 0.1 6 13.3 1 2.2 4 8.9 7 15.6 6 13.3 4 8.9 2 4.4 4 8.9 1 2.2 3 6.7 2 4.4 5 11.1
PASQUOTANK 180 0.5 10 5.6 13 7.2 19 10.6 25 13.9 16 8.9 22 12.2 16 8.9 20 11.1 9 5.0 9 5.0 11 6.1 10 5.6
PENDER 105 0.3 7 6.7 11 10.5 5 4.8 16 15.2 14 13.3 14 13.3 10 9.5 6 5.7 6 5.7 3 2.9 3 2.9 10 9.5
PERQUIMANS 36 0.1 5 13.9 0 0.0 4 11.1 3 8.3 3 8.3 0 0.0 3 8.3 2 5.6 5 13.9 3 8.3 5 13.9 3 8.3
PERSON 174 0.5 7 4.0 11 6.3 18 10.3 19 10.9 24 13.8 12 6.9 18 10.3 11 6.3 9 5.2 15 8.6 10 5.7 20 11.5
PITT 494 1.3 22 4.5 28 5.7 34 6.9 47 9.5 58 11.7 42 8.5 28 5.7 49 9.9 29 5.9 53 10.7 24 4.9 80 16.2
POLK 81 0.2 3 3.7 13 16.0 6 7.4 9 11.1 7 8.6 7 8.6 4 4.9 9 11.1 3 3.7 6 7.4 7 8.6 7 8.6
RANDOLPH 399 1.1 30 7.5 24 6.0 37 9.3 31 7.8 35 8.8 51 12.8 32 8.0 33 8.3 26 6.5 34 8.5 32 8.0 34 8.5
RICHMOND 231 0.6 22 9.5 10 4.3 30 13.0 24 10.4 23 10.0 24 10.4 23 10.0 8 3.5 18 7.8 24 10.4 19 8.2 6 2.6
ROBESON 458 1.2 36 7.9 26 5.7 42 9.2 65 14.2 49 10.7 47 10.3 43 9.4 24 5.2 28 6.1 31 6.8 35 7.6 32 7.0
ROCKINGHAM 439 1.2 22 5.0 28 6.4 40 9.1 54 12.3 50 11.4 31 7.1 44 10.0 40 9.1 26 5.9 29 6.6 35 8.0 40 9.1
ROWAN 496 1.4 39 7.9 27 5.4 51 10.3 50 10.1 52 10.5 44 8.9 30 6.0 42 8.5 44 8.9 40 8.1 45 9.1 32 6.5
RUTHERFORD 273 0.7 16 5.9 25 9.2 25 9.2 18 6.6 27 9.9 27 9.9 26 9.5 22 8.1 17 6.2 25 9.2 26 9.5 19 7.0
SAMPSON 211 0.6 6 2.8 10 4.7 16 7.6 29 13.7 16 7.6 16 7.6 23 10.9 29 13.7 13 6.2 16 7.6 20 9.5 17 8.1
SCOTLAND 117 0.3 11 9.4 5 4.3 11 9.4 14 12.0 9 7.7 13 11.1 8 6.8 8 6.8 12 10.3 12 10.3 6 5.1 8 6.8
STANLY 221 0.6 14 6.3 6 2.7 38 17.2 20 9.0 21 9.5 27 12.2 9 4.1 17 7.7 19 8.6 19 8.6 17 7.7 14 6.3
STOKES 156 0.4 12 7.7 9 5.8 8 5.1 17 10.9 18 11.5 19 12.2 7 4.5 21 13.5 14 9.0 10 6.4 11 7.1 10 6.4
SURRY 369 1.0 26 7.0 20 5.4 24 6.5 46 12.5 30 8.1 34 9.2 30 8.1 41 11.1 33 8.9 28 7.6 21 5.7 36 9.8
SWAIN 47 0.1 5 10.6 1 2.1 0 0.0 9 19.1 4 8.5 5 10.6 7 14.9 4 8.5 4 8.5 4 8.5 1 2.1 3 6.4
TRANSYLVANIA 121 0.3 7 5.8 6 5.0 6 5.0 6 5.0 18 14.9 15 12.4 15 12.4 12 9.9 13 10.7 5 4.1 11 9.1 7 5.8
TYRRELL 22 0.1 1 4.5 4 18.2 0 0.0 2 9.1 4 18.2 4 18.2 0 0.0 1 4.5 4 18.2 0 0.0 1 4.5 1 4.5
UNION 334 0.9 27 8.1 20 6.0 26 7.8 14 4.2 42 12.6 23 6.9 31 9.3 33 9.9 21 6.3 34 10.2 36 10.8 27 8.1
VANCE 189 0.5 16 8.5 10 5.3 12 6.3 22 11.6 24 12.7 15 7.9 17 9.0 10 5.3 14 7.4 13 6.9 17 9.0 19 10.1
WAKE 2,502 6.8 213 8.5 177 7.1 204 8.2 237 9.5 223 8.9 175 7.0 247 9.9 213 8.5 208 8.3 222 8.9 161 6.4 222 8.9
WARREN 52 0.1 6 11.5 6 11.5 5 9.6 5 9.6 6 11.5 4 7.7 6 11.5 1 1.9 6 11.5 0 0.0 2 3.8 5 9.6
WASHINGTON 39 0.1 9 23.1 0 0.0 3 7.7 7 17.9 1 2.6 7 17.9 3 7.7 4 10.3 2 5.1 3 7.7 0 0.0 0 0.0
WATAUGA 181 0.5 8 4.4 16 8.8 9 5.0 21 11.6 17 9.4 15 8.3 18 9.9 18 9.9 13 7.2 14 7.7 10 5.5 22 12.2
WAYNE 522 1.4 35 6.7 43 8.2 45 8.6 53 10.2 47 9.0 46 8.8 49 9.4 34 6.5 51 9.8 39 7.5 47 9.0 33 6.3
WILKES 353 1.0 21 5.9 33 9.3 35 9.9 28 7.9 34 9.6 29 8.2 42 11.9 28 7.9 31 8.8 29 8.2 23 6.5 20 5.7
WILSON 359 1.0 33 9.2 26 7.2 34 9.5 43 12.0 30 8.4 35 9.7 20 5.6 28 7.8 40 11.1 28 7.8 13 3.6 29 8.1
YADKIN 146 0.4 8 5.5 6 4.1 16 11.0 12 8.2 11 7.5 12 8.2 15 10.3 17 11.6 8 5.5 17 11.6 15 10.3 9 6.2
YANCEY 84 0.2 3 3.6 6 7.1 13 15.5 4 4.8 8 9.5 7 8.3 8 9.5 7 8.3 7 8.3 7 8.3 5 6.0 9 10.7

 
 



1999 North Carolina Marriages by County of Occurrence and Month

  TOTAL Month
January February March April May June July August September October November December
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 67,392 100.0 3,210 4.8 4,266 6.3 4,197 6.2 5,932 8.8 7,469 11.1 7,197 10.7 6,622 9.8 5,534 8.2 6,212 9.2 6,538 9.7 4,919 7.3 5,296 7.9
County of Occurrence 1,047 1.6 54 5.2 73 7.0 56 5.3 86 8.2 114 10.9 107 10.2 83 7.9 77 7.4 108 10.3 97 9.3 92 8.8 100 9.6
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 246 0.4 6 2.4 14 5.7 11 4.5 21 8.5 33 13.4 26 10.6 23 9.3 18 7.3 30 12.2 23 9.3 20 8.1 21 8.5
ALLEGHANY 137 0.2 9 6.6 7 5.1 5 3.6 4 2.9 16 11.7 22 16.1 8 5.8 11 8.0 16 11.7 19 13.9 14 10.2 6 4.4
ANSON 180 0.3 6 3.3 18 10.0 11 6.1 18 10.0 19 10.6 16 8.9 12 6.7 12 6.7 25 13.9 15 8.3 11 6.1 17 9.4
ASHE 220 0.3 10 4.5 12 5.5 9 4.1 22 10.0 19 8.6 28 12.7 36 16.4 16 7.3 22 10.0 22 10.0 7 3.2 17 7.7
AVERY 201 0.3 6 3.0 12 6.0 9 4.5 16 8.0 15 7.5 27 13.4 22 10.9 17 8.5 20 10.0 26 12.9 10 5.0 21 10.4
BEAUFORT 441 0.7 19 4.3 23 5.2 30 6.8 30 6.8 43 9.8 42 9.5 48 10.9 37 8.4 46 10.4 41 9.3 40 9.1 42 9.5
BERTIE 131 0.2 5 3.8 7 5.3 9 6.9 15 11.5 16 12.2 12 9.2 11 8.4 19 14.5 8 6.1 10 7.6 9 6.9 10 7.6
BLADEN 216 0.3 12 5.6 11 5.1 13 6.0 23 10.6 17 7.9 31 14.4 24 11.1 14 6.5 22 10.2 12 5.6 19 8.8 18 8.3
BRUNSWICK 629 0.9 25 4.0 33 5.2 41 6.5 44 7.0 96 15.3 76 12.1 60 9.5 52 8.3 52 8.3 65 10.3 48 7.6 37 5.9
BUNCOMBE 1,895 2.8 76 4.0 94 5.0 103 5.4 175 9.2 210 11.1 225 11.9 191 10.1 144 7.6 179 9.4 201 10.6 146 7.7 151 8.0
BURKE 744 1.1 39 5.2 47 6.3 45 6.0 54 7.3 96 12.9 91 12.2 60 8.1 71 9.5 63 8.5 61 8.2 50 6.7 67 9.0
CABARRUS 1,101 1.6 60 5.4 70 6.4 64 5.8 98 8.9 109 9.9 97 8.8 117 10.6 93 8.4 102 9.3 99 9.0 84 7.6 108 9.8
CALDWELL 720 1.1 38 5.3 36 5.0 42 5.8 65 9.0 76 10.6 86 11.9 66 9.2 57 7.9 59 8.2 73 10.1 62 8.6 60 8.3
CAMDEN 54 0.1 3 5.6 1 1.9 3 5.6 4 7.4 7 13.0 6 11.1 2 3.7 6 11.1 6 11.1 8 14.8 2 3.7 6 11.1
CARTERET 735 1.1 28 3.8 43 5.9 44 6.0 56 7.6 90 12.2 86 11.7 82 11.2 66 9.0 59 8.0 75 10.2 52 7.1 54 7.3
CASWELL 154 0.2 4 2.6 6 3.9 6 3.9 14 9.1 14 9.1 23 14.9 17 11.0 14 9.1 9 5.8 25 16.2 11 7.1 11 7.1
CATAWBA 1,137 1.7 55 4.8 65 5.7 68 6.0 99 8.7 125 11.0 120 10.6 115 10.1 116 10.2 109 9.6 112 9.9 55 4.8 98 8.6
CHATHAM 344 0.5 10 2.9 22 6.4 14 4.1 28 8.1 58 16.9 31 9.0 31 9.0 27 7.8 40 11.6 44 12.8 23 6.7 16 4.7
CHEROKEE 326 0.5 15 4.6 22 6.7 19 5.8 29 8.9 31 9.5 45 13.8 35 10.7 29 8.9 30 9.2 21 6.4 25 7.7 25 7.7
CHOWAN 133 0.2 8 6.0 7 5.3 6 4.5 7 5.3 14 10.5 14 10.5 18 13.5 11 8.3 17 12.8 12 9.0 11 8.3 8 6.0
CLAY 105 0.2 1 1.0 3 2.9 6 5.7 10 9.5 8 7.6 16 15.2 13 12.4 9 8.6 16 15.2 7 6.7 7 6.7 9 8.6
CLEVELAND 719 1.1 29 4.0 44 6.1 41 5.7 55 7.6 92 12.8 85 11.8 64 8.9 51 7.1 70 9.7 74 10.3 54 7.5 60 8.3
COLUMBUS 385 0.6 19 4.9 31 8.1 23 6.0 32 8.3 43 11.2 45 11.7 33 8.6 37 9.6 32 8.3 42 10.9 22 5.7 26 6.8
CRAVEN 967 1.4 55 5.7 57 5.9 79 8.2 97 10.0 107 11.1 112 11.6 95 9.8 60 6.2 75 7.8 73 7.5 70 7.2 87 9.0
CUMBERLAND 3,636 5.4 236 6.5 284 7.8 280 7.7 362 10.0 361 9.9 317 8.7 363 10.0 261 7.2 305 8.4 302 8.3 228 6.3 337 9.3
CURRITUCK 275 0.4 6 2.2 7 2.5 13 4.7 18 6.5 45 16.4 29 10.5 28 10.2 24 8.7 41 14.9 37 13.5 14 5.1 13 4.7
DARE 682 1.0 16 2.3 25 3.7 22 3.2 52 7.6 79 11.6 82 12.0 92 13.5 63 9.2 91 13.3 82 12.0 43 6.3 35 5.1
DAVIDSON 1,177 1.7 60 5.1 67 5.7 75 6.4 93 7.9 140 11.9 126 10.7 114 9.7 92 7.8 116 9.9 122 10.4 78 6.6 94 8.0
DAVIE 238 0.4 13 5.5 17 7.1 11 4.6 15 6.3 39 16.4 27 11.3 24 10.1 14 5.9 17 7.1 22 9.2 21 8.8 18 7.6
DUPLIN 364 0.5 22 6.0 22 6.0 25 6.9 39 10.7 31 8.5 33 9.1 34 9.3 26 7.1 39 10.7 37 10.2 23 6.3 33 9.1
DURHAM 1,612 2.4 74 4.6 109 6.8 93 5.8 146 9.1 186 11.5 150 9.3 150 9.3 149 9.2 166 10.3 177 11.0 112 6.9 100 6.2
EDGECOMBE 546 0.8 24 4.4 44 8.1 33 6.0 42 7.7 59 10.8 53 9.7 63 11.5 46 8.4 36 6.6 50 9.2 48 8.8 48 8.8
FORSYTH 2,334 3.5 99 4.2 127 5.4 152 6.5 219 9.4 284 12.2 251 10.8 213 9.1 190 8.1 252 10.8 225 9.6 158 6.8 164 7.0
FRANKLIN 303 0.4 18 5.9 20 6.6 16 5.3 21 6.9 31 10.2 30 9.9 25 8.3 35 11.6 26 8.6 24 7.9 21 6.9 36 11.9
GASTON 1,716 2.5 88 5.1 140 8.2 110 6.4 173 10.1 200 11.7 160 9.3 166 9.7 141 8.2 147 8.6 146 8.5 111 6.5 134 7.8
GATES 71 0.1 2 2.8 4 5.6 5 7.0 7 9.9 4 5.6 8 11.3 9 12.7 3 4.2 9 12.7 5 7.0 9 12.7 6 8.5
GRAHAM 84 0.1 1 1.2 7 8.3 3 3.6 6 7.1 9 10.7 12 14.3 11 13.1 9 10.7 6 7.1 7 8.3 6 7.1 7 8.3
GRANVILLE 330 0.5 13 3.9 20 6.1 22 6.7 29 8.8 38 11.5 30 9.1 39 11.8 30 9.1 38 11.5 25 7.6 20 6.1 26 7.9
GREENE 119 0.2 5 4.2 10 8.4 6 5.0 14 11.8 14 11.8 10 8.4 11 9.2 10 8.4 10 8.4 13 10.9 6 5.0 10 8.4
GUILFORD 3,456 5.1 160 4.6 230 6.7 204 5.9 281 8.1 376 10.9 350 10.1 326 9.4 317 9.2 357 10.3 345 10.0 266 7.7 244 7.1
HALIFAX 411 0.6 14 3.4 40 9.7 31 7.5 29 7.1 39 9.5 57 13.9 52 12.7 28 6.8 31 7.5 26 6.3 34 8.3 30 7.3
HARNETT 613 0.9 30 4.9 40 6.5 48 7.8 59 9.6 74 12.1 73 11.9 57 9.3 44 7.2 40 6.5 58 9.5 44 7.2 46 7.5
HAYWOOD 702 1.0 25 3.6 46 6.6 41 5.8 61 8.7 81 11.5 82 11.7 72 10.3 61 8.7 64 9.1 72 10.3 47 6.7 50 7.1
HENDERSON 802 1.2 38 4.7 53 6.6 33 4.1 70 8.7 112 14.0 86 10.7 75 9.4 65 8.1 79 9.9 81 10.1 56 7.0 54 6.7
HERTFORD 225 0.3 7 3.1 19 8.4 18 8.0 18 8.0 23 10.2 28 12.4 29 12.9 17 7.6 16 7.1 27 12.0 10 4.4 13 5.8
HOKE 203 0.3 14 6.9 16 7.9 13 6.4 22 10.8 24 11.8 17 8.4 22 10.8 17 8.4 12 5.9 9 4.4 19 9.4 18 8.9
HYDE 105 0.2 2 1.9 0 0.0 4 3.8 3 2.9 19 18.1 20 19.0 9 8.6 19 18.1 8 7.6 10 9.5 8 7.6 3 2.9
IREDELL 1,068 1.6 45 4.2 73 6.8 68 6.4 102 9.6 112 10.5 119 11.1 105 9.8 73 6.8 108 10.1 100 9.4 77 7.2 86 8.1
JACKSON 300 0.4 12 4.0 23 7.7 14 4.7 24 8.0 30 10.0 38 12.7 41 13.7 23 7.7 29 9.7 25 8.3 22 7.3 19 6.3
JOHNSTON 829 1.2 47 5.7 54 6.5 49 5.9 69 8.3 88 10.6 68 8.2 70 8.4 73 8.8 77 9.3 69 8.3 84 10.1 81 9.8
JONES 71 0.1 5 7.0 6 8.5 5 7.0 6 8.5 8 11.3 8 11.3 10 14.1 8 11.3 4 5.6 6 8.5 1 1.4 4 5.6
LEE 411 0.6 17 4.1 39 9.5 28 6.8 34 8.3 42 10.2 40 9.7 33 8.0 37 9.0 34 8.3 42 10.2 27 6.6 38 9.2
LENOIR 535 0.8 30 5.6 36 6.7 43 8.0 40 7.5 51 9.5 55 10.3 59 11.0 47 8.8 30 5.6 45 8.4 43 8.0 56 10.5
LINCOLN 509 0.8 32 6.3 28 5.5 35 6.9 43 8.4 66 13.0 63 12.4 52 10.2 43 8.4 38 7.5 33 6.5 37 7.3 39 7.7
MCDOWELL 383 0.6 23 6.0 20 5.2 20 5.2 37 9.7 45 11.7 48 12.5 38 9.9 28 7.3 35 9.1 35 9.1 25 6.5 29 7.6
MACON 328 0.5 19 5.8 14 4.3 13 4.0 25 7.6 49 14.9 28 8.5 22 6.7 28 8.5 46 14.0 41 12.5 22 6.7 21 6.4
MADISON 232 0.3 8 3.4 16 6.9 14 6.0 18 7.8 26 11.2 31 13.4 18 7.8 13 5.6 20 8.6 34 14.7 15 6.5 19 8.2
MARTIN 224 0.3 10 4.5 11 4.9 18 8.0 17 7.6 23 10.3 27 12.1 26 11.6 24 10.7 17 7.6 18 8.0 17 7.6 16 7.1
MECKLENBURG 4,854 7.2 226 4.7 264 5.4 309 6.4 434 8.9 549 11.3 489 10.1 449 9.3 404 8.3 456 9.4 518 10.7 394 8.1 362 7.5
MITCHELL 143 0.2 7 4.9 9 6.3 5 3.5 12 8.4 16 11.2 19 13.3 21 14.7 13 9.1 10 7.0 10 7.0 14 9.8 7 4.9
MONTGOMERY 208 0.3 17 8.2 20 9.6 16 7.7 18 8.7 25 12.0 20 9.6 28 13.5 12 5.8 16 7.7 13 6.3 9 4.3 14 6.7
MOORE 536 0.8 28 5.2 40 7.5 40 7.5 48 9.0 66 12.3 49 9.1 49 9.1 40 7.5 51 9.5 53 9.9 34 6.3 38 7.1
NASH 704 1.0 26 3.7 49 7.0 37 5.3 56 8.0 74 10.5 85 12.1 60 8.5 60 8.5 46 6.5 77 10.9 71 10.1 63 8.9
NEW HANOVER 1,721 2.6 89 5.2 108 6.3 121 7.0 166 9.6 184 10.7 172 10.0 143 8.3 129 7.5 147 8.5 189 11.0 143 8.3 130 7.6
NORTHAMPTON 112 0.2 7 6.3 9 8.0 5 4.5 12 10.7 11 9.8 23 20.5 13 11.6 8 7.1 12 10.7 3 2.7 6 5.4 3 2.7
ONSLOW 2,033 3.0 137 6.7 130 6.4 171 8.4 218 10.7 189 9.3 183 9.0 212 10.4 161 7.9 171 8.4 156 7.7 160 7.9 145 7.1
ORANGE 775 1.1 28 3.6 44 5.7 43 5.5 71 9.2 99 12.8 75 9.7 70 9.0 71 9.2 66 8.5 103 13.3 43 5.5 62 8.0
PAMLICO 92 0.1 7 7.6 7 7.6 5 5.4 7 7.6 10 10.9 14 15.2 5 5.4 11 12.0 6 6.5 11 12.0 2 2.2 7 7.6
PASQUOTANK 430 0.6 22 5.1 33 7.7 31 7.2 28 6.5 46 10.7 34 7.9 57 13.3 45 10.5 36 8.4 35 8.1 26 6.0 37 8.6
PENDER 329 0.5 15 4.6 18 5.5 15 4.6 26 7.9 38 11.6 39 11.9 31 9.4 31 9.4 22 6.7 40 12.2 25 7.6 29 8.8
PERQUIMANS 88 0.1 4 4.5 9 10.2 3 3.4 4 4.5 15 17.0 16 18.2 8 9.1 7 8.0 6 6.8 5 5.7 6 6.8 5 5.7
PERSON 260 0.4 12 4.6 12 4.6 10 3.8 23 8.8 28 10.8 39 15.0 26 10.0 21 8.1 28 10.8 28 10.8 14 5.4 19 7.3
PITT 977 1.4 50 5.1 57 5.8 65 6.7 82 8.4 105 10.7 108 11.1 93 9.5 96 9.8 54 5.5 85 8.7 95 9.7 87 8.9
POLK 157 0.2 4 2.5 7 4.5 10 6.4 14 8.9 23 14.6 16 10.2 12 7.6 14 8.9 19 12.1 17 10.8 12 7.6 9 5.7
RANDOLPH 959 1.4 35 3.6 77 8.0 60 6.3 85 8.9 103 10.7 100 10.4 93 9.7 76 7.9 99 10.3 82 8.6 66 6.9 83 8.7
RICHMOND 353 0.5 14 4.0 29 8.2 26 7.4 30 8.5 34 9.6 36 10.2 43 12.2 30 8.5 35 9.9 33 9.3 19 5.4 24 6.8
ROBESON 635 0.9 26 4.1 44 6.9 26 4.1 52 8.2 63 9.9 73 11.5 74 11.7 55 8.7 60 9.4 52 8.2 55 8.7 55 8.7
ROCKINGHAM 809 1.2 40 4.9 57 7.0 47 5.8 71 8.8 77 9.5 91 11.2 76 9.4 65 8.0 82 10.1 66 8.2 47 5.8 90 11.1
ROWAN 991 1.5 45 4.5 59 6.0 49 4.9 82 8.3 121 12.2 117 11.8 91 9.2 66 6.7 87 8.8 99 10.0 83 8.4 92 9.3
RUTHERFORD 517 0.8 18 3.5 31 6.0 30 5.8 35 6.8 44 8.5 58 11.2 68 13.2 40 7.7 55 10.6 53 10.3 40 7.7 45 8.7
SAMPSON 432 0.6 22 5.1 33 7.6 25 5.8 50 11.6 54 12.5 33 7.6 36 8.3 44 10.2 33 7.6 32 7.4 26 6.0 44 10.2
SCOTLAND 192 0.3 7 3.6 16 8.3 9 4.7 21 10.9 30 15.6 11 5.7 11 5.7 18 9.4 21 10.9 16 8.3 13 6.8 19 9.9
STANLY 462 0.7 18 3.9 36 7.8 36 7.8 43 9.3 42 9.1 65 14.1 41 8.9 35 7.6 34 7.4 39 8.4 24 5.2 49 10.6
STOKES 312 0.5 17 5.4 25 8.0 21 6.7 24 7.7 31 9.9 38 12.2 19 6.1 19 6.1 40 12.8 30 9.6 27 8.7 21 6.7
SURRY 671 1.0 36 5.4 35 5.2 41 6.1 58 8.6 84 12.5 88 13.1 68 10.1 54 8.0 54 8.0 68 10.1 37 5.5 48 7.2
SWAIN 256 0.4 9 3.5 11 4.3 13 5.1 20 7.8 24 9.4 38 14.8 31 12.1 20 7.8 33 12.9 22 8.6 20 7.8 15 5.9
TRANSYLVANIA 236 0.4 10 4.2 17 7.2 9 3.8 17 7.2 27 11.4 29 12.3 23 9.7 28 11.9 21 8.9 27 11.4 10 4.2 18 7.6
TYRRELL 28 0.0 1 3.6 1 3.6 2 7.1 0 0.0 3 10.7 4 14.3 9 32.1 2 7.1 1 3.6 1 3.6 3 10.7 1 3.6
UNION 747 1.1 35 4.7 42 5.6 46 6.2 74 9.9 72 9.6 68 9.1 78 10.4 74 9.9 77 10.3 81 10.8 50 6.7 50 6.7
VANCE 422 0.6 23 5.5 25 5.9 27 6.4 35 8.3 37 8.8 39 9.2 47 11.1 39 9.2 40 9.5 38 9.0 34 8.1 38 9.0
WAKE 4,448 6.6 201 4.5 259 5.8 279 6.3 408 9.2 497 11.2 502 11.3 427 9.6 336 7.6 414 9.3 502 11.3 323 7.3 300 6.7
WARREN 176 0.3 12 6.8 8 4.5 8 4.5 17 9.7 20 11.4 18 10.2 20 11.4 21 11.9 12 6.8 10 5.7 17 9.7 13 7.4
WASHINGTON 88 0.1 9 10.2 9 10.2 10 11.4 9 10.2 5 5.7 10 11.4 9 10.2 0 0.0 4 4.5 6 6.8 9 10.2 8 9.1
WATAUGA 619 0.9 31 5.0 34 5.5 26 4.2 43 6.9 64 10.3 76 12.3 69 11.1 59 9.5 62 10.0 78 12.6 36 5.8 41 6.6
WAYNE 981 1.5 56 5.7 71 7.2 72 7.3 78 8.0 90 9.2 110 11.2 104 10.6 81 8.3 81 8.3 85 8.7 73 7.4 80 8.2
WILKES 613 0.9 28 4.6 43 7.0 44 7.2 65 10.6 75 12.2 60 9.8 61 10.0 37 6.0 50 8.2 51 8.3 51 8.3 48 7.8
WILSON 700 1.0 20 2.9 39 5.6 56 8.0 62 8.9 71 10.1 75 10.7 66 9.4 52 7.4 69 9.9 64 9.1 68 9.7 58 8.3
YADKIN 284 0.4 5 1.8 17 6.0 13 4.6 27 9.5 33 11.6 31 10.9 29 10.2 17 6.0 27 9.5 34 12.0 25 8.8 26 9.2
YANCEY 181 0.3 6 3.3 7 3.9 14 7.7 11 6.1 14 7.7 21 11.6 28 15.5 21 11.6 16 8.8 19 10.5 13 7.2 11 6.1

Prepared By NC-DHHS State Center for Health Statistics