North Carolina gained its current status as a state in the year 1789. The government of North Carolina is lead by Pat McCrory and is based in the state capital of Raleigh (Population: 403,892).
The most populous cities in North Carolina are: Charlotte (Population: 731,424), Raleigh (Population: 403,892), West Raleigh (Population: 338,759), Greensboro (Population: 269,666), Winston-Salem (Population: 229,617).
North Carolina State - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1789|
|Capital||Raleigh (Population: 403,892)|
|Head of Government||Pat McCrory|
|Total Area||136,413 sq km (52,669 sq miles)|
|Population Density||69.9 sq km (181.0 sq miles)|