2011 North Carolina Marriage and Divorce Rates by County

  Resident Population Total Divorces Divorce Rate Total Marriages Marriage Rate
County of Occurrence 9,651,025 36,044 3.7 64,789 6.7
NORTH CAROLINA
ALAMANCE 152,947 513 3.4 824 5.4
ALEXANDER 37,118 101 2.7 137 3.7
ALLEGHANY 11,025 25 2.3 85 7.7
ANSON 26,517 70 2.6 134 5.1
ASHE 27,172 110 4.0 209 7.7
AVERY 17,761 43 2.4 181 10.2
BEAUFORT 47,692 175 3.7 335 7.0
BERTIE 20,971 50 2.4 99 4.7
BLADEN 35,001 60 1.7 203 5.8
BRUNSWICK 110,301 312 2.8 1,447 13.1
BUNCOMBE 241,345 1,102 4.6 2,162 9.0
BURKE 90,712 296 3.3 521 5.7
CABARRUS 181,299 629 3.5 1,177 6.5
CALDWELL 82,261 324 3.9 511 6.2
CAMDEN 10,042 36 3.6 68 6.8
CARTERET 67,356 273 4.1 956 14.2
CASWELL 23,569 66 2.8 108 4.6
CATAWBA 154,143 533 3.5 980 6.4
CHATHAM 65,179 131 2.0 335 5.1
CHEROKEE 27,138 114 4.2 206 7.6
CHOWAN 14,811 38 2.6 96 6.5
CLAY 10,662 38 3.6 79 7.4
CLEVELAND 97,558 409 4.2 613 6.3
COLUMBUS 57,811 210 3.6 339 5.9
CRAVEN 104,705 479 4.6 910 8.7
CUMBERLAND 323,865 2,150 6.6 3,844 11.9
CURRITUCK 23,900 66 2.8 529 22.1
DARE 34,193 135 3.9 1,511 44.2
DAVIDSON 163,340 624 3.8 836 5.1
DAVIE 41,344 79 1.9 215 5.2
DUPLIN 59,395 144 2.4 347 5.8
DURHAM 276,552 976 3.5 1,519 5.5
EDGECOMBE 56,096 155 2.8 281 5.0
FORSYTH 354,510 1,280 3.6 1,802 5.1
FRANKLIN 61,109 185 3.0 283 4.6
GASTON 206,943 846 4.1 1,317 6.4
GATES 12,070 28 2.3 63 5.2
GRAHAM 8,789 39 4.4 70 8.0
GRANVILLE 57,673 169 2.9 250 4.3
GREENE 21,675 46 2.1 75 3.5
GUILFORD 495,126 1,963 4.0 3,163 6.4
HALIFAX 54,248 251 4.6 292 5.4
HARNETT 119,189 425 3.6 653 5.5
HAYWOOD 58,703 231 3.9 708 12.1
HENDERSON 107,514 377 3.5 633 5.9
HERTFORD 24,493 73 3.0 124 5.1
HOKE 49,472 80 1.6 262 5.3
HYDE 5,830 17 2.9 97 16.6
IREDELL 161,111 564 3.5 1,007 6.3
JACKSON 40,204 103 2.6 277 6.9
JOHNSTON 172,791 681 3.9 943 5.5
JONES 10,265 31 3.0 51 5.0
LEE 58,552 234 4.0 408 7.0
LENOIR 59,425 214 3.6 300 5.0
LINCOLN 78,539 292 3.7 578 7.4
MCDOWELL 44,957 176 3.9 256 5.7
MACON 33,848 131 3.9 325 9.6
MADISON 20,825 66 3.2 211 10.1
MARTIN 24,237 73 3.0 120 5.0
MECKLENBURG 945,108 4,397 4.7 5,312 5.6
MITCHELL 15,376 60 3.9 135 8.8
MONTGOMERY 27,862 90 3.2 139 5.0
MOORE 89,384 289 3.2 549 6.1
NASH 95,711 353 3.7 468 4.9
NEW HANOVER 205,970 811 3.9 2,040 9.9
NORTHAMPTON 21,960 33 1.5 69 3.1
ONSLOW 177,857 1,157 6.5 2,855 16.1
ORANGE 134,759 345 2.6 691 5.1
PAMLICO 13,291 60 4.5 75 5.6
PASQUOTANK 40,376 191 4.7 249 6.2
PENDER 53,292 128 2.4 356 6.7
PERQUIMANS 13,461 35 2.6 78 5.8
PERSON 39,520 127 3.2 184 4.7
PITT 170,782 622 3.6 902 5.3
POLK 20,292 51 2.5 104 5.1
RANDOLPH 141,830 442 3.1 686 4.8
RICHMOND 46,606 153 3.3 263 5.6
ROBESON 135,029 405 3.0 596 4.4
ROCKINGHAM 93,219 326 3.5 605 6.5
ROWAN 137,995 432 3.1 795 5.8
RUTHERFORD 67,368 263 3.9 639 9.5
SAMPSON 63,659 216 3.4 369 5.8
SCOTLAND 36,317 92 2.5 198 5.5
STANLY 60,471 215 3.6 425 7.0
STOKES 47,192 124 2.6 240 5.1
SURRY 73,608 299 4.1 582 7.9
SWAIN 13,999 45 3.2 174 12.4
TRANSYLVANIA 32,798 98 3.0 182 5.5
TYRRELL 4,338 14 3.2 26 6.0
UNION 205,060 548 2.7 747 3.6
VANCE 45,242 106 2.3 238 5.3
WAKE 929,334 2,946 3.2 4,976 5.4
WARREN 20,927 51 2.4 116 5.5
WASHINGTON 12,949 39 3.0 61 4.7
WATAUGA 51,563 149 2.9 509 9.9
WAYNE 124,028 453 3.7 836 6.7
WILKES 69,195 234 3.4 489 7.1
WILSON 81,430 374 4.6 366 4.5
YADKIN 38,311 163 4.3 256 6.7
YANCEY 17,677 67 3.8 144 8.1

Note: Rates per 1,000 Population



2011 North Carolina Divorces by County of Occurrence and Month

  TOTAL Month
January February March April May June July August September October November December
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 36,044 100.0 1,934 5.4 2,281 6.3 3,346 9.3 3,764 10.4 3,924 10.9 3,212 8.9 3,145 8.7 3,180 8.8 3,019 8.4 2,701 7.5 2,761 7.7 2,777 7.7
County of Occurrence 513 1.4 30 5.8 33 6.4 59 11.5 6 1.2 70 13.6 50 9.7 51 9.9 57 11.1 48 9.4 34 6.6 36 7.0 39 7.6
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 101 0.3 7 6.9 9 8.9 12 11.9 0 0.0 15 14.9 14 13.9 10 9.9 6 5.9 6 5.9 7 6.9 8 7.9 7 6.9
ALLEGHANY 25 0.1 1 4.0 2 8.0 2 8.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 8.0 4 16.0 4 16.0 2 8.0 0 0.0 7 28.0 1 4.0
ANSON 70 0.2 0 0.0 4 5.7 5 7.1 0 0.0 6 8.6 7 10.0 9 12.9 5 7.1 17 24.3 5 7.1 6 8.6 6 8.6
ASHE 110 0.3 11 10.0 12 10.9 12 10.9 0 0.0 12 10.9 11 10.0 8 7.3 8 7.3 8 7.3 13 11.8 5 4.5 10 9.1
AVERY 43 0.1 4 9.3 1 2.3 7 16.3 1 2.3 5 11.6 6 14.0 6 14.0 3 7.0 2 4.7 4 9.3 1 2.3 3 7.0
BEAUFORT 175 0.5 10 5.7 15 8.6 23 13.1 2 1.1 18 10.3 15 8.6 23 13.1 11 6.3 10 5.7 13 7.4 15 8.6 20 11.4
BERTIE 50 0.1 0 0.0 2 4.0 6 12.0 0 0.0 6 12.0 3 6.0 7 14.0 4 8.0 4 8.0 7 14.0 7 14.0 4 8.0
BLADEN 60 0.2 6 10.0 3 5.0 6 10.0 1 1.7 10 16.7 2 3.3 2 3.3 8 13.3 8 13.3 5 8.3 4 6.7 5 8.3
BRUNSWICK 312 0.9 5 1.6 16 5.1 38 12.2 29 9.3 23 7.4 22 7.1 37 11.9 34 10.9 21 6.7 29 9.3 24 7.7 34 10.9
BUNCOMBE 1,102 3.1 84 7.6 68 6.2 97 8.8 93 8.4 107 9.7 81 7.4 90 8.2 110 10.0 67 6.1 111 10.1 105 9.5 89 8.1
BURKE 296 0.8 11 3.7 14 4.7 17 5.7 46 15.5 41 13.9 23 7.8 34 11.5 19 6.4 32 10.8 19 6.4 15 5.1 25 8.4
CABARRUS 629 1.7 37 5.9 49 7.8 56 8.9 87 13.8 37 5.9 62 9.9 63 10.0 47 7.5 67 10.7 32 5.1 42 6.7 50 7.9
CALDWELL 324 0.9 20 6.2 25 7.7 29 9.0 42 13.0 27 8.3 21 6.5 40 12.3 21 6.5 37 11.4 26 8.0 18 5.6 18 5.6
CAMDEN 36 0.1 0 0.0 3 8.3 4 11.1 11 30.6 2 5.6 4 11.1 1 2.8 1 2.8 3 8.3 2 5.6 3 8.3 2 5.6
CARTERET 273 0.8 21 7.7 25 9.2 32 11.7 26 9.5 22 8.1 23 8.4 21 7.7 15 5.5 27 9.9 21 7.7 18 6.6 22 8.1
CASWELL 66 0.2 4 6.1 5 7.6 7 10.6 5 7.6 10 15.2 3 4.5 10 15.2 3 4.5 4 6.1 4 6.1 9 13.6 2 3.0
CATAWBA 533 1.5 33 6.2 29 5.4 51 9.6 66 12.4 60 11.3 64 12.0 41 7.7 33 6.2 55 10.3 32 6.0 31 5.8 38 7.1
CHATHAM 131 0.4 12 9.2 9 6.9 10 7.6 9 6.9 16 12.2 12 9.2 16 12.2 8 6.1 11 8.4 11 8.4 7 5.3 10 7.6
CHEROKEE 114 0.3 5 4.4 8 7.0 6 5.3 14 12.3 11 9.6 13 11.4 11 9.6 6 5.3 9 7.9 8 7.0 17 14.9 6 5.3
CHOWAN 38 0.1 1 2.6 0 0.0 4 10.5 8 21.1 3 7.9 5 13.2 3 7.9 4 10.5 3 7.9 4 10.5 0 0.0 3 7.9
CLAY 38 0.1 3 7.9 3 7.9 4 10.5 5 13.2 3 7.9 4 10.5 4 10.5 3 7.9 3 7.9 2 5.3 4 10.5 0 0.0
CLEVELAND 409 1.1 32 7.8 30 7.3 56 13.7 43 10.5 46 11.2 41 10.0 21 5.1 32 7.8 23 5.6 22 5.4 25 6.1 38 9.3
COLUMBUS 210 0.6 14 6.7 15 7.1 20 9.5 27 12.9 27 12.9 20 9.5 21 10.0 20 9.5 15 7.1 11 5.2 10 4.8 10 4.8
CRAVEN 479 1.3 10 2.1 63 13.2 29 6.1 55 11.5 65 13.6 21 4.4 39 8.1 66 13.8 24 5.0 20 4.2 52 10.9 35 7.3
CUMBERLAND 2,150 6.0 158 7.3 112 5.2 223 10.4 262 12.2 234 10.9 202 9.4 124 5.8 199 9.3 171 8.0 154 7.2 171 8.0 140 6.5
CURRITUCK 66 0.2 5 7.6 3 4.5 4 6.1 8 12.1 11 16.7 3 4.5 7 10.6 4 6.1 6 9.1 10 15.2 2 3.0 3 4.5
DARE 135 0.4 0 0.0 7 5.2 12 8.9 13 9.6 20 14.8 17 12.6 7 5.2 13 9.6 16 11.9 10 7.4 9 6.7 11 8.1
DAVIDSON 624 1.7 0 0.0 39 6.3 63 10.1 78 12.5 69 11.1 58 9.3 63 10.1 73 11.7 50 8.0 46 7.4 33 5.3 52 8.3
DAVIE 79 0.2 8 10.1 1 1.3 6 7.6 13 16.5 7 8.9 8 10.1 6 7.6 8 10.1 2 2.5 8 10.1 2 2.5 10 12.7
DUPLIN 144 0.4 10 6.9 19 13.2 8 5.6 22 15.3 21 14.6 10 6.9 3 2.1 12 8.3 11 7.6 4 2.8 14 9.7 10 6.9
DURHAM 976 2.7 51 5.2 47 4.8 115 11.8 103 10.6 84 8.6 89 9.1 78 8.0 82 8.4 69 7.1 69 7.1 95 9.7 94 9.6
EDGECOMBE 155 0.4 11 7.1 5 3.2 12 7.7 24 15.5 23 14.8 12 7.7 15 9.7 11 7.1 10 6.5 14 9.0 7 4.5 11 7.1
FORSYTH 1,280 3.6 104 8.1 89 7.0 105 8.2 137 10.7 136 10.6 123 9.6 89 7.0 132 10.3 93 7.3 114 8.9 94 7.3 64 5.0
FRANKLIN 185 0.5 15 8.1 12 6.5 20 10.8 24 13.0 13 7.0 16 8.6 7 3.8 9 4.9 19 10.3 16 8.6 19 10.3 15 8.1
GASTON 846 2.3 54 6.4 64 7.6 75 8.9 100 11.8 95 11.2 78 9.2 59 7.0 64 7.6 73 8.6 49 5.8 73 8.6 62 7.3
GATES 28 0.1 3 10.7 3 10.7 3 10.7 1 3.6 5 17.9 2 7.1 1 3.6 1 3.6 2 7.1 4 14.3 1 3.6 2 7.1
GRAHAM 39 0.1 5 12.8 2 5.1 7 17.9 3 7.7 6 15.4 1 2.6 4 10.3 3 7.7 4 10.3 2 5.1 1 2.6 1 2.6
GRANVILLE 169 0.5 13 7.7 13 7.7 11 6.5 21 12.4 13 7.7 23 13.6 12 7.1 15 8.9 15 8.9 12 7.1 17 10.1 4 2.4
GREENE 46 0.1 6 13.0 3 6.5 4 8.7 2 4.3 8 17.4 8 17.4 3 6.5 4 8.7 1 2.2 3 6.5 0 0.0 4 8.7
GUILFORD 1,963 5.4 161 8.2 132 6.7 161 8.2 188 9.6 226 11.5 198 10.1 173 8.8 162 8.3 164 8.4 156 7.9 130 6.6 112 5.7
HALIFAX 251 0.7 16 6.4 3 1.2 30 12.0 41 16.3 28 11.2 36 14.3 30 12.0 15 6.0 16 6.4 16 6.4 9 3.6 11 4.4
HARNETT 425 1.2 0 0.0 22 5.2 49 11.5 48 11.3 48 11.3 36 8.5 39 9.2 44 10.4 38 8.9 35 8.2 33 7.8 33 7.8
HAYWOOD 231 0.6 0 0.0 15 6.5 24 10.4 23 10.0 28 12.1 15 6.5 25 10.8 33 14.3 20 8.7 22 9.5 13 5.6 13 5.6
HENDERSON 377 1.0 21 5.6 28 7.4 29 7.7 26 6.9 41 10.9 26 6.9 29 7.7 36 9.5 40 10.6 33 8.8 31 8.2 37 9.8
HERTFORD 73 0.2 7 9.6 3 4.1 5 6.8 9 12.3 2 2.7 5 6.8 14 19.2 3 4.1 6 8.2 4 5.5 5 6.8 10 13.7
HOKE 80 0.2 4 5.0 2 2.5 8 10.0 10 12.5 11 13.8 12 15.0 5 6.3 2 2.5 6 7.5 9 11.3 6 7.5 5 6.3
HYDE 17 0.0 1 5.9 1 5.9 0 0.0 2 11.8 0 0.0 3 17.6 2 11.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 23.5 0 0.0 4 23.5
IREDELL 564 1.6 30 5.3 29 5.1 43 7.6 49 8.7 70 12.4 58 10.3 54 9.6 37 6.6 54 9.6 49 8.7 53 9.4 38 6.7
JACKSON 103 0.3 3 2.9 12 11.7 15 14.6 10 9.7 14 13.6 7 6.8 6 5.8 14 13.6 9 8.7 6 5.8 3 2.9 4 3.9
JOHNSTON 681 1.9 52 7.6 32 4.7 59 8.7 86 12.6 80 11.7 66 9.7 46 6.8 55 8.1 60 8.8 52 7.6 55 8.1 38 5.6
JONES 31 0.1 1 3.2 1 3.2 4 12.9 3 9.7 1 3.2 0 0.0 3 9.7 3 9.7 4 12.9 3 9.7 5 16.1 3 9.7
LEE 234 0.6 19 8.1 14 6.0 21 9.0 19 8.1 27 11.5 31 13.2 11 4.7 34 14.5 12 5.1 12 5.1 17 7.3 17 7.3
LENOIR 214 0.6 12 5.6 16 7.5 18 8.4 25 11.7 23 10.7 10 4.7 21 9.8 24 11.2 14 6.5 22 10.3 14 6.5 15 7.0
LINCOLN 292 0.8 21 7.2 19 6.5 27 9.2 32 11.0 30 10.3 25 8.6 35 12.0 21 7.2 21 7.2 16 5.5 17 5.8 28 9.6
MCDOWELL 176 0.5 7 4.0 9 5.1 24 13.6 21 11.9 28 15.9 7 4.0 10 5.7 21 11.9 12 6.8 18 10.2 11 6.3 8 4.5
MACON 131 0.4 12 9.2 9 6.9 25 19.1 8 6.1 9 6.9 16 12.2 9 6.9 7 5.3 6 4.6 5 3.8 13 9.9 12 9.2
MADISON 66 0.2 4 6.1 3 4.5 10 15.2 5 7.6 5 7.6 6 9.1 8 12.1 5 7.6 8 12.1 3 4.5 2 3.0 7 10.6
MARTIN 73 0.2 2 2.7 4 5.5 7 9.6 11 15.1 3 4.1 3 4.1 5 6.8 12 16.4 10 13.7 7 9.6 4 5.5 5 6.8
MECKLENBURG 4,397 12.2 0 0.0 300 6.8 355 8.1 444 10.1 523 11.9 400 9.1 416 9.5 411 9.3 379 8.6 352 8.0 375 8.5 442 10.1
MITCHELL 60 0.2 0 0.0 4 6.7 8 13.3 7 11.7 4 6.7 6 10.0 7 11.7 4 6.7 8 13.3 6 10.0 1 1.7 5 8.3
MONTGOMERY 90 0.2 8 8.9 10 11.1 11 12.2 10 11.1 10 11.1 6 6.7 11 12.2 8 8.9 2 2.2 5 5.6 6 6.7 3 3.3
MOORE 289 0.8 19 6.6 8 2.8 24 8.3 28 9.7 39 13.5 23 8.0 17 5.9 33 11.4 22 7.6 24 8.3 20 6.9 32 11.1
NASH 353 1.0 17 4.8 25 7.1 37 10.5 36 10.2 45 12.7 20 5.7 28 7.9 30 8.5 35 9.9 21 5.9 36 10.2 23 6.5
NEW HANOVER 811 2.3 20 2.5 59 7.3 60 7.4 102 12.6 77 9.5 75 9.2 75 9.2 67 8.3 76 9.4 69 8.5 65 8.0 66 8.1
NORTHAMPTON 33 0.1 0 0.0 2 6.1 5 15.2 1 3.0 5 15.2 6 18.2 3 9.1 2 6.1 2 6.1 1 3.0 3 9.1 3 9.1
ONSLOW 1,157 3.2 117 10.1 56 4.8 139 12.0 98 8.5 103 8.9 143 12.4 64 5.5 104 9.0 85 7.3 81 7.0 84 7.3 83 7.2
ORANGE 345 1.0 24 7.0 16 4.6 30 8.7 41 11.9 30 8.7 33 9.6 28 8.1 28 8.1 28 8.1 23 6.7 33 9.6 31 9.0
PAMLICO 60 0.2 6 10.0 7 11.7 5 8.3 4 6.7 5 8.3 6 10.0 6 10.0 2 3.3 9 15.0 4 6.7 2 3.3 4 6.7
PASQUOTANK 191 0.5 14 7.3 14 7.3 20 10.5 18 9.4 17 8.9 24 12.6 2 1.0 25 13.1 16 8.4 14 7.3 9 4.7 18 9.4
PENDER 128 0.4 8 6.3 9 7.0 5 3.9 15 11.7 9 7.0 16 12.5 9 7.0 10 7.8 11 8.6 9 7.0 14 10.9 13 10.2
PERQUIMANS 35 0.1 0 0.0 3 8.6 4 11.4 1 2.9 2 5.7 1 2.9 8 22.9 7 20.0 1 2.9 0 0.0 4 11.4 4 11.4
PERSON 127 0.4 0 0.0 10 7.9 10 7.9 13 10.2 18 14.2 8 6.3 11 8.7 12 9.4 20 15.7 7 5.5 9 7.1 9 7.1
PITT 622 1.7 40 6.4 58 9.3 70 11.3 51 8.2 71 11.4 60 9.6 44 7.1 38 6.1 61 9.8 35 5.6 50 8.0 44 7.1
POLK 51 0.1 2 3.9 1 2.0 7 13.7 1 2.0 10 19.6 6 11.8 3 5.9 10 19.6 1 2.0 8 15.7 2 3.9 0 0.0
RANDOLPH 442 1.2 23 5.2 33 7.5 39 8.8 39 8.8 56 12.7 45 10.2 36 8.1 49 11.1 35 7.9 30 6.8 32 7.2 25 5.7
RICHMOND 153 0.4 4 2.6 14 9.2 15 9.8 4 2.6 38 24.8 10 6.5 13 8.5 10 6.5 12 7.8 1 0.7 30 19.6 2 1.3
ROBESON 405 1.1 34 8.4 32 7.9 33 8.1 54 13.3 52 12.8 26 6.4 50 12.3 35 8.6 30 7.4 27 6.7 21 5.2 11 2.7
ROCKINGHAM 326 0.9 20 6.1 25 7.7 24 7.4 35 10.7 37 11.3 26 8.0 29 8.9 24 7.4 22 6.7 22 6.7 35 10.7 27 8.3
ROWAN 432 1.2 22 5.1 19 4.4 50 11.6 40 9.3 35 8.1 41 9.5 34 7.9 40 9.3 48 11.1 41 9.5 33 7.6 29 6.7
RUTHERFORD 263 0.7 12 4.6 14 5.3 32 12.2 15 5.7 38 14.4 27 10.3 24 9.1 27 10.3 20 7.6 21 8.0 18 6.8 15 5.7
SAMPSON 216 0.6 9 4.2 12 5.6 21 9.7 28 13.0 27 12.5 13 6.0 24 11.1 19 8.8 14 6.5 19 8.8 19 8.8 11 5.1
SCOTLAND 92 0.3 10 10.9 4 4.3 6 6.5 9 9.8 11 12.0 10 10.9 4 4.3 2 2.2 12 13.0 4 4.3 12 13.0 8 8.7
STANLY 215 0.6 22 10.2 8 3.7 12 5.6 28 13.0 28 13.0 13 6.0 23 10.7 15 7.0 23 10.7 13 6.0 13 6.0 17 7.9
STOKES 124 0.3 6 4.8 4 3.2 4 3.2 20 16.1 20 16.1 7 5.6 15 12.1 16 12.9 10 8.1 13 10.5 6 4.8 3 2.4
SURRY 299 0.8 21 7.0 13 4.3 24 8.0 33 11.0 33 11.0 34 11.4 22 7.4 27 9.0 23 7.7 29 9.7 20 6.7 20 6.7
SWAIN 45 0.1 3 6.7 6 13.3 7 15.6 0 0.0 2 4.4 4 8.9 3 6.7 5 11.1 4 8.9 5 11.1 3 6.7 3 6.7
TRANSYLVANIA 98 0.3 6 6.1 6 6.1 17 17.3 4 4.1 7 7.1 6 6.1 9 9.2 9 9.2 12 12.2 7 7.1 11 11.2 4 4.1
TYRRELL 14 0.0 1 7.1 0 0.0 1 7.1 1 7.1 1 7.1 0 0.0 1 7.1 1 7.1 2 14.3 1 7.1 3 21.4 2 14.3
UNION 548 1.5 35 6.4 35 6.4 46 8.4 68 12.4 46 8.4 49 8.9 45 8.2 41 7.5 57 10.4 28 5.1 35 6.4 63 11.5
VANCE 106 0.3 8 7.5 8 7.5 8 7.5 9 8.5 6 5.7 12 11.3 7 6.6 9 8.5 8 7.5 5 4.7 11 10.4 15 14.2
WAKE 2,946 8.2 128 4.3 189 6.4 236 8.0 316 10.7 315 10.7 192 6.5 352 11.9 256 8.7 264 9.0 246 8.4 191 6.5 261 8.9
WARREN 51 0.1 3 5.9 1 2.0 4 7.8 1 2.0 6 11.8 1 2.0 5 9.8 6 11.8 4 7.8 10 19.6 7 13.7 3 5.9
WASHINGTON 39 0.1 2 5.1 2 5.1 7 17.9 7 17.9 4 10.3 1 2.6 5 12.8 7 17.9 1 2.6 0 0.0 3 7.7 0 0.0
WATAUGA 149 0.4 6 4.0 9 6.0 21 14.1 13 8.7 11 7.4 12 8.1 17 11.4 17 11.4 16 10.7 4 2.7 16 10.7 7 4.7
WAYNE 453 1.3 36 7.9 1 0.2 38 8.4 56 12.4 40 8.8 38 8.4 59 13.0 35 7.7 38 8.4 34 7.5 38 8.4 40 8.8
WILKES 234 0.6 16 6.8 14 6.0 28 12.0 26 11.1 31 13.2 22 9.4 18 7.7 11 4.7 15 6.4 16 6.8 22 9.4 15 6.4
WILSON 374 1.0 39 10.4 15 4.0 37 9.9 58 15.5 25 6.7 35 9.4 25 6.7 31 8.3 29 7.8 22 5.9 20 5.3 38 10.2
YADKIN 163 0.5 11 6.7 15 9.2 17 10.4 20 12.3 22 13.5 13 8.0 15 9.2 6 3.7 5 3.1 9 5.5 14 8.6 16 9.8
YANCEY 67 0.2 5 7.5 4 6.0 10 14.9 7 10.4 4 6.0 3 4.5 3 4.5 5 7.5 11 16.4 6 9.0 7 10.4 2 3.0

 
 



2011 North Carolina Marriages by County of Occurrence and Month

  TOTAL Month
January February March April May June July August September October November December
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 64,789 100.0 2,837 4.4 3,877 6.0 4,146 6.4 6,010 9.3 6,957 10.7 6,982 10.8 5,991 9.2 5,170 8.0 6,677 10.3 6,848 10.6 4,888 7.5 4,406 6.8
County of Occurrence 824 1.3 27 3.3 46 5.6 56 6.8 85 10.3 87 10.6 91 11.0 78 9.5 69 8.4 86 10.4 82 10.0 69 8.4 48 5.8
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 137 0.2 11 8.0 3 2.2 12 8.8 16 11.7 12 8.8 15 10.9 14 10.2 8 5.8 12 8.8 11 8.0 13 9.5 10 7.3
ALLEGHANY 85 0.1 0 0.0 4 4.7 5 5.9 5 5.9 10 11.8 13 15.3 5 5.9 10 11.8 11 12.9 11 12.9 8 9.4 3 3.5
ANSON 134 0.2 3 2.2 7 5.2 7 5.2 6 4.5 14 10.4 22 16.4 13 9.7 10 7.5 11 8.2 14 10.4 11 8.2 16 11.9
ASHE 209 0.3 7 3.3 17 8.1 7 3.3 15 7.2 22 10.5 23 11.0 26 12.4 23 11.0 24 11.5 24 11.5 11 5.3 10 4.8
AVERY 181 0.3 7 3.9 12 6.6 4 2.2 15 8.3 14 7.7 15 8.3 22 12.2 24 13.3 26 14.4 20 11.0 12 6.6 10 5.5
BEAUFORT 335 0.5 12 3.6 13 3.9 21 6.3 34 10.1 35 10.4 33 9.9 36 10.7 24 7.2 42 12.5 28 8.4 25 7.5 32 9.6
BERTIE 99 0.2 4 4.0 11 11.1 4 4.0 10 10.1 9 9.1 14 14.1 8 8.1 9 9.1 13 13.1 6 6.1 6 6.1 5 5.1
BLADEN 203 0.3 7 3.4 10 4.9 11 5.4 20 9.9 25 12.3 29 14.3 18 8.9 16 7.9 13 6.4 25 12.3 15 7.4 14 6.9
BRUNSWICK 1,447 2.2 30 2.1 35 2.4 48 3.3 147 10.2 173 12.0 201 13.9 170 11.7 140 9.7 210 14.5 154 10.6 84 5.8 55 3.8
BUNCOMBE 2,162 3.3 86 4.0 91 4.2 84 3.9 182 8.4 239 11.1 246 11.4 204 9.4 174 8.0 242 11.2 304 14.1 167 7.7 143 6.6
BURKE 521 0.8 25 4.8 31 6.0 25 4.8 56 10.7 61 11.7 60 11.5 36 6.9 40 7.7 46 8.8 57 10.9 36 6.9 48 9.2
CABARRUS 1,177 1.8 58 4.9 74 6.3 80 6.8 105 8.9 110 9.3 129 11.0 113 9.6 87 7.4 110 9.3 115 9.8 101 8.6 95 8.1
CALDWELL 511 0.8 18 3.5 41 8.0 29 5.7 50 9.8 53 10.4 58 11.4 57 11.2 44 8.6 50 9.8 47 9.2 35 6.8 29 5.7
CAMDEN 68 0.1 3 4.4 2 2.9 6 8.8 6 8.8 5 7.4 5 7.4 8 11.8 8 11.8 9 13.2 4 5.9 6 8.8 6 8.8
CARTERET 956 1.5 24 2.5 36 3.8 47 4.9 78 8.2 127 13.3 132 13.8 87 9.1 85 8.9 148 15.5 124 13.0 44 4.6 24 2.5
CASWELL 108 0.2 4 3.7 5 4.6 9 8.3 5 4.6 7 6.5 10 9.3 10 9.3 8 7.4 16 14.8 14 13.0 12 11.1 8 7.4
CATAWBA 980 1.5 27 2.8 59 6.0 65 6.6 82 8.4 118 12.0 107 10.9 87 8.9 67 6.8 99 10.1 109 11.1 76 7.8 84 8.6
CHATHAM 335 0.5 13 3.9 16 4.8 16 4.8 40 11.9 43 12.8 38 11.3 27 8.1 23 6.9 32 9.6 43 12.8 20 6.0 24 7.2
CHEROKEE 206 0.3 4 1.9 8 3.9 13 6.3 28 13.6 16 7.8 29 14.1 17 8.3 12 5.8 25 12.1 24 11.7 13 6.3 17 8.3
CHOWAN 96 0.1 5 5.2 5 5.2 7 7.3 6 6.3 12 12.5 9 9.4 8 8.3 6 6.3 8 8.3 12 12.5 11 11.5 7 7.3
CLAY 79 0.1 4 5.1 6 7.6 3 3.8 7 8.9 10 12.7 9 11.4 7 8.9 8 10.1 8 10.1 7 8.9 6 7.6 4 5.1
CLEVELAND 613 0.9 26 4.2 43 7.0 37 6.0 59 9.6 59 9.6 75 12.2 46 7.5 46 7.5 62 10.1 76 12.4 46 7.5 38 6.2
COLUMBUS 339 0.5 13 3.8 31 9.1 28 8.3 38 11.2 35 10.3 30 8.8 25 7.4 20 5.9 29 8.6 33 9.7 26 7.7 31 9.1
CRAVEN 910 1.4 59 6.5 78 8.6 62 6.8 60 6.6 89 9.8 89 9.8 85 9.3 61 6.7 91 10.0 92 10.1 79 8.7 65 7.1
CUMBERLAND 3,844 5.9 251 6.5 339 8.8 354 9.2 365 9.5 379 9.9 315 8.2 316 8.2 302 7.9 294 7.6 285 7.4 309 8.0 335 8.7
CURRITUCK 529 0.8 5 0.9 6 1.1 11 2.1 36 6.8 100 18.9 67 12.7 47 8.9 33 6.2 111 21.0 78 14.7 24 4.5 11 2.1
DARE 1,511 2.3 15 1.0 13 0.9 35 2.3 99 6.6 235 15.6 248 16.4 207 13.7 153 10.1 230 15.2 194 12.8 59 3.9 23 1.5
DAVIDSON 836 1.3 38 4.5 61 7.3 64 7.7 61 7.3 79 9.4 87 10.4 67 8.0 67 8.0 81 9.7 77 9.2 84 10.0 70 8.4
DAVIE 215 0.3 7 3.3 12 5.6 16 7.4 19 8.8 21 9.8 19 8.8 24 11.2 19 8.8 16 7.4 26 12.1 11 5.1 25 11.6
DUPLIN 347 0.5 19 5.5 23 6.6 20 5.8 43 12.4 46 13.3 37 10.7 25 7.2 31 8.9 24 6.9 30 8.6 21 6.1 28 8.1
DURHAM 1,519 2.3 69 4.5 106 7.0 113 7.4 138 9.1 156 10.3 165 10.9 141 9.3 134 8.8 147 9.7 140 9.2 119 7.8 91 6.0
EDGECOMBE 281 0.4 11 3.9 27 9.6 30 10.7 29 10.3 30 10.7 28 10.0 25 8.9 21 7.5 27 9.6 20 7.1 16 5.7 17 6.0
FORSYTH 1,802 2.8 75 4.2 100 5.5 120 6.7 180 10.0 206 11.4 187 10.4 187 10.4 149 8.3 182 10.1 176 9.8 136 7.5 104 5.8
FRANKLIN 283 0.4 10 3.5 21 7.4 18 6.4 23 8.1 38 13.4 19 6.7 28 9.9 22 7.8 34 12.0 29 10.2 22 7.8 19 6.7
GASTON 1,317 2.0 60 4.6 97 7.4 92 7.0 137 10.4 143 10.9 126 9.6 109 8.3 106 8.0 120 9.1 117 8.9 103 7.8 107 8.1
GATES 63 0.1 3 4.8 2 3.2 4 6.3 3 4.8 7 11.1 6 9.5 10 15.9 3 4.8 8 12.7 9 14.3 4 6.3 4 6.3
GRAHAM 70 0.1 2 2.9 7 10.0 4 5.7 1 1.4 8 11.4 9 12.9 8 11.4 8 11.4 5 7.1 12 17.1 3 4.3 3 4.3
GRANVILLE 250 0.4 14 5.6 14 5.6 13 5.2 25 10.0 21 8.4 30 12.0 30 12.0 23 9.2 24 9.6 24 9.6 17 6.8 15 6.0
GREENE 75 0.1 1 1.3 6 8.0 8 10.7 8 10.7 9 12.0 8 10.7 9 12.0 4 5.3 8 10.7 7 9.3 5 6.7 2 2.7
GUILFORD 3,163 4.9 121 3.8 161 5.1 194 6.1 282 8.9 339 10.7 348 11.0 305 9.6 263 8.3 310 9.8 355 11.2 245 7.7 240 7.6
HALIFAX 292 0.5 11 3.8 26 8.9 15 5.1 34 11.6 37 12.7 29 9.9 26 8.9 23 7.9 27 9.2 31 10.6 17 5.8 16 5.5
HARNETT 653 1.0 32 4.9 41 6.3 51 7.8 59 9.0 66 10.1 69 10.6 58 8.9 43 6.6 66 10.1 64 9.8 54 8.3 50 7.7
HAYWOOD 708 1.1 18 2.5 23 3.2 35 4.9 69 9.7 84 11.9 78 11.0 57 8.1 57 8.1 82 11.6 100 14.1 54 7.6 51 7.2
HENDERSON 633 1.0 29 4.6 25 3.9 27 4.3 55 8.7 73 11.5 56 8.8 57 9.0 56 8.8 69 10.9 85 13.4 47 7.4 54 8.5
HERTFORD 124 0.2 4 3.2 6 4.8 12 9.7 10 8.1 7 5.6 20 16.1 13 10.5 7 5.6 13 10.5 11 8.9 12 9.7 9 7.3
HOKE 262 0.4 10 3.8 31 11.8 14 5.3 28 10.7 24 9.2 20 7.6 29 11.1 16 6.1 27 10.3 22 8.4 24 9.2 17 6.5
HYDE 97 0.1 1 1.0 3 3.1 2 2.1 9 9.3 15 15.5 16 16.5 12 12.4 10 10.3 12 12.4 7 7.2 4 4.1 6 6.2
IREDELL 1,007 1.6 34 3.4 59 5.9 62 6.2 91 9.0 104 10.3 102 10.1 94 9.3 74 7.3 119 11.8 120 11.9 77 7.6 71 7.1
JACKSON 277 0.4 5 1.8 12 4.3 15 5.4 21 7.6 26 9.4 38 13.7 23 8.3 19 6.9 33 11.9 51 18.4 17 6.1 17 6.1
JOHNSTON 943 1.5 49 5.2 53 5.6 70 7.4 100 10.6 102 10.8 108 11.5 75 8.0 60 6.4 97 10.3 95 10.1 74 7.8 60 6.4
JONES 51 0.1 4 7.8 3 5.9 1 2.0 5 9.8 7 13.7 3 5.9 2 3.9 5 9.8 7 13.7 5 9.8 4 7.8 5 9.8
LEE 408 0.6 16 3.9 45 11.0 29 7.1 44 10.8 41 10.0 39 9.6 33 8.1 29 7.1 38 9.3 38 9.3 24 5.9 32 7.8
LENOIR 300 0.5 17 5.7 29 9.7 24 8.0 20 6.7 26 8.7 30 10.0 45 15.0 22 7.3 21 7.0 27 9.0 16 5.3 23 7.7
LINCOLN 578 0.9 30 5.2 40 6.9 42 7.3 43 7.4 71 12.3 63 10.9 38 6.6 43 7.4 57 9.9 64 11.1 51 8.8 36 6.2
MCDOWELL 256 0.4 7 2.7 14 5.5 21 8.2 35 13.7 28 10.9 26 10.2 15 5.9 19 7.4 29 11.3 23 9.0 24 9.4 15 5.9
MACON 325 0.5 14 4.3 12 3.7 11 3.4 31 9.5 33 10.2 43 13.2 33 10.2 25 7.7 33 10.2 52 16.0 21 6.5 17 5.2
MADISON 211 0.3 6 2.8 13 6.2 13 6.2 18 8.5 21 10.0 28 13.3 19 9.0 10 4.7 29 13.7 29 13.7 17 8.1 8 3.8
MARTIN 120 0.2 1 0.8 10 8.3 8 6.7 15 12.5 8 6.7 12 10.0 12 10.0 10 8.3 17 14.2 10 8.3 7 5.8 10 8.3
MECKLENBURG 5,312 8.2 251 4.7 304 5.7 337 6.3 515 9.7 521 9.8 552 10.4 478 9.0 437 8.2 545 10.3 592 11.1 424 8.0 356 6.7
MITCHELL 135 0.2 6 4.4 7 5.2 6 4.4 7 5.2 7 5.2 17 12.6 20 14.8 16 11.9 15 11.1 13 9.6 12 8.9 9 6.7
MONTGOMERY 139 0.2 6 4.3 10 7.2 11 7.9 17 12.2 22 15.8 14 10.1 11 7.9 10 7.2 12 8.6 5 3.6 13 9.4 8 5.8
MOORE 549 0.8 36 6.6 29 5.3 38 6.9 53 9.7 52 9.5 64 11.7 42 7.7 37 6.7 55 10.0 56 10.2 34 6.2 53 9.7
NASH 468 0.7 22 4.7 37 7.9 34 7.3 52 11.1 47 10.0 63 13.5 34 7.3 26 5.6 46 9.8 44 9.4 36 7.7 27 5.8
NEW HANOVER 2,040 3.1 85 4.2 91 4.5 104 5.1 210 10.3 250 12.3 234 11.5 181 8.9 156 7.6 257 12.6 257 12.6 134 6.6 81 4.0
NORTHAMPTON 69 0.1 1 1.4 3 4.3 4 5.8 7 10.1 3 4.3 7 10.1 5 7.2 8 11.6 7 10.1 14 20.3 6 8.7 4 5.8
ONSLOW 2,855 4.4 192 6.7 251 8.8 271 9.5 234 8.2 272 9.5 238 8.3 251 8.8 225 7.9 255 8.9 247 8.7 220 7.7 199 7.0
ORANGE 691 1.1 22 3.2 23 3.3 37 5.4 81 11.7 83 12.0 75 10.9 71 10.3 60 8.7 56 8.1 80 11.6 55 8.0 48 6.9
PAMLICO 75 0.1 2 2.7 1 1.3 7 9.3 10 13.3 10 13.3 10 13.3 8 10.7 2 2.7 11 14.7 3 4.0 4 5.3 7 9.3
PASQUOTANK 249 0.4 9 3.6 19 7.6 12 4.8 27 10.8 25 10.0 31 12.4 23 9.2 23 9.2 20 8.0 21 8.4 15 6.0 24 9.6
PENDER 356 0.5 14 3.9 19 5.3 18 5.1 46 12.9 39 11.0 28 7.9 36 10.1 23 6.5 48 13.5 40 11.2 29 8.1 16 4.5
PERQUIMANS 78 0.1 4 5.1 4 5.1 8 10.3 6 7.7 13 16.7 5 6.4 8 10.3 7 9.0 2 2.6 14 17.9 5 6.4 2 2.6
PERSON 184 0.3 11 6.0 10 5.4 10 5.4 18 9.8 14 7.6 19 10.3 19 10.3 13 7.1 20 10.9 22 12.0 16 8.7 12 6.5
PITT 902 1.4 44 4.9 83 9.2 58 6.4 69 7.6 86 9.5 122 13.5 76 8.4 71 7.9 79 8.8 75 8.3 61 6.8 78 8.6
POLK 104 0.2 2 1.9 5 4.8 7 6.7 3 2.9 10 9.6 10 9.6 9 8.7 10 9.6 16 15.4 16 15.4 7 6.7 9 8.7
RANDOLPH 686 1.1 33 4.8 38 5.5 39 5.7 75 10.9 84 12.2 83 12.1 61 8.9 54 7.9 55 8.0 55 8.0 53 7.7 56 8.2
RICHMOND 263 0.4 15 5.7 16 6.1 19 7.2 21 8.0 37 14.1 25 9.5 17 6.5 17 6.5 24 9.1 20 7.6 22 8.4 30 11.4
ROBESON 596 0.9 26 4.4 40 6.7 49 8.2 43 7.2 72 12.1 54 9.1 60 10.1 48 8.1 50 8.4 54 9.1 52 8.7 48 8.1
ROCKINGHAM 605 0.9 24 4.0 37 6.1 40 6.6 59 9.8 68 11.2 78 12.9 52 8.6 42 6.9 60 9.9 63 10.4 37 6.1 45 7.4
ROWAN 795 1.2 43 5.4 50 6.3 50 6.3 77 9.7 77 9.7 71 8.9 69 8.7 65 8.2 76 9.6 84 10.6 70 8.8 63 7.9
RUTHERFORD 639 1.0 28 4.4 33 5.2 44 6.9 58 9.1 72 11.3 70 11.0 52 8.1 59 9.2 58 9.1 66 10.3 44 6.9 55 8.6
SAMPSON 369 0.6 21 5.7 27 7.3 26 7.0 32 8.7 45 12.2 35 9.5 30 8.1 34 9.2 25 6.8 33 8.9 32 8.7 29 7.9
SCOTLAND 198 0.3 7 3.5 18 9.1 14 7.1 15 7.6 24 12.1 16 8.1 22 11.1 17 8.6 18 9.1 21 10.6 14 7.1 12 6.1
STANLY 425 0.7 20 4.7 20 4.7 24 5.6 38 8.9 53 12.5 49 11.5 41 9.6 28 6.6 48 11.3 57 13.4 28 6.6 19 4.5
STOKES 240 0.4 9 3.8 14 5.8 17 7.1 17 7.1 27 11.3 29 12.1 25 10.4 23 9.6 22 9.2 24 10.0 16 6.7 17 7.1
SURRY 582 0.9 19 3.3 36 6.2 38 6.5 53 9.1 58 10.0 58 10.0 46 7.9 35 6.0 63 10.8 89 15.3 46 7.9 41 7.0
SWAIN 174 0.3 6 3.4 12 6.9 11 6.3 21 12.1 12 6.9 22 12.6 18 10.3 14 8.0 15 8.6 21 12.1 13 7.5 9 5.2
TRANSYLVANIA 182 0.3 3 1.6 13 7.1 10 5.5 11 6.0 18 9.9 19 10.4 21 11.5 20 11.0 19 10.4 24 13.2 15 8.2 9 4.9
TYRRELL 26 0.0 1 3.8 2 7.7 1 3.8 3 11.5 2 7.7 3 11.5 2 7.7 1 3.8 4 15.4 5 19.2 2 7.7 0 0.0
UNION 747 1.2 35 4.7 42 5.6 44 5.9 75 10.0 91 12.2 66 8.8 73 9.8 50 6.7 63 8.4 79 10.6 77 10.3 52 7.0
VANCE 238 0.4 10 4.2 19 8.0 16 6.7 28 11.8 17 7.1 28 11.8 20 8.4 23 9.7 29 12.2 12 5.0 16 6.7 20 8.4
WAKE 4,976 7.7 227 4.6 275 5.5 333 6.7 468 9.4 517 10.4 501 10.1 451 9.1 410 8.2 509 10.2 522 10.5 401 8.1 362 7.3
WARREN 116 0.2 2 1.7 6 5.2 5 4.3 11 9.5 15 12.9 10 8.6 15 12.9 8 6.9 22 19.0 14 12.1 5 4.3 3 2.6
WASHINGTON 61 0.1 0 0.0 5 8.2 5 8.2 6 9.8 8 13.1 9 14.8 7 11.5 4 6.6 5 8.2 2 3.3 7 11.5 3 4.9
WATAUGA 509 0.8 19 3.7 20 3.9 20 3.9 40 7.9 62 12.2 65 12.8 54 10.6 41 8.1 60 11.8 54 10.6 37 7.3 37 7.3
WAYNE 836 1.3 59 7.1 55 6.6 65 7.8 92 11.0 52 6.2 86 10.3 86 10.3 67 8.0 58 6.9 68 8.1 70 8.4 78 9.3
WILKES 489 0.8 21 4.3 25 5.1 26 5.3 40 8.2 43 8.8 63 12.9 48 9.8 36 7.4 59 12.1 55 11.2 38 7.8 35 7.2
WILSON 366 0.6 20 5.5 31 8.5 25 6.8 49 13.4 33 9.0 42 11.5 35 9.6 36 9.8 31 8.5 33 9.0 26 7.1 5 1.4
YADKIN 256 0.4 10 3.9 19 7.4 21 8.2 21 8.2 31 12.1 28 10.9 12 4.7 14 5.5 25 9.8 26 10.2 29 11.3 20 7.8
YANCEY 144 0.2 6 4.2 4 2.8 8 5.6 11 7.6 10 6.9 22 15.3 16 11.1 12 8.3 15 10.4 19 13.2 13 9.0 8 5.6

Prepared By NC-DHHS State Center for Health Statistics