Wilkes County North Carolina

Wilkes County Boundary Map

Wilkes County Profile

NameWilkes County
StateNorth Carolina
FIPS Code37193
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Population (2019)68,412
Population Growth Rate(2000-2019)-1.36%
Majority EthnicityWhite 88.75%
Public School Majority EthnicityWhite 77%
Partisan Voting IndexStrongly Republican:+23

Wilkes County Race/Ethnicity Data

Race/EthnicyPercentage of Population (2018)
White88.75%
African American4.02%
Hispanic6.13%
Asian0.6%
Native American0.27%
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander0.24%

Wilkes County Public School Race/Ethnicity Data

Race/EthnicyPercentage of Public School Students (2018)
White76.57%
African American3.82%
Hispanic14.44%
Asian0.47%
Native American0.16%
Hawaiin/Pacific Islander0.01%