Research

The NCACC is the principal repository and source of data analysis for North Carolina county-based information. The NCACC collects and publishes primary survey data from North Carolina county governments and compiles county data information from secondary data sources. Below are some of the products produced by the NCACC.

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County Map Book

Each year, the NCACC is pleased to share the year’s most relevant North Carolina county data maps in the County Map Book. These data and map visualizations highlight demographic, economic, health, and educational information from all 100 counties.

View County Map Book

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County Budget & Tax Survey

The NCACC Budget and Tax Survey is conducted in the fall of each year to gather financial information on county budgeted expenditures and tax resources, including in-depth information on school appropriations. Please note that these are self-reported data, and do not reflect audited expenditures, revenues, or other county information.

County Budget & Tax Survey

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County Election Data

County Commissioners are elected in November of each even-numbered year. Commissioners are elected to either 2-year or 4-year terms. This varies by county.

View County Election Data