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Where is Johnston County, North Carolina?

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Johnston County is a county equivalent area found in North Carolina, USA. The county government of Johnston is found in the county seat of Smithfield.

With a total 2,060.35 sq. km of land and water area, Johnston County, North Carolina is the 1187th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 181,423 people, Johnston County has a total 68775 households earning 49711 on average per year.

Johnston County, North Carolina - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 37101
Area Codes 919
Time Zone EST
Major Cities Clayton (population: 56,550), Smithfield (population: 23,733), Selma (population: 17,704), Benson (population: 15,104), Four Oaks (population: 12,773), Kenly (population: 9,388), Princeton (population: 8,260), Pine Level (population: 497), Micro (population: 456)
Land Area 70,048 sq miles
Water Area 791 sq miles
Household Income $49,711
Housing Units 68,775
Median Home Value $141,200
High School Grads 83% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 20% of population
Retail Spending $12,565 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $197,202 per capita

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This page was last modified on June 30, 2016.