Mecklenburg County, NC

Evolution of Boundaries - With Known Towns & Villages

Mecklenburg County decreased in size in 1768 when Tryon County was created; in 1792 when Cabarrus County was created; and again in 1842 when Union County was created.

Its population grew from 11,395 in 1790 to 919,626 in 2010.

Click on the maps below to peruse the known towns and villages that came and went over the past two centuries and a half - a few cannot be located since they do not show up on available maps of NC.

1762-1768

1769-1790

1791-1792

1793-1800

1801-1810

1811-1820

1821-1830

1831-1840

1841-1842

1843-1850

1851-1860

1861-1870

1871-1880

1881-1890

1891-1900

1901-1910

1911-1920

1921-1930

1931-1940

1941-1950

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1951-1960

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1961-1970

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