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Concord, North Carolina
Welcome to Concord ...
The pronunciation of Concord: CON-CORD<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Concord has a population of 96,233 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Concord.
Concord is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Concord lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Concord: (704) & (980)<5>
The ZIP code for Concord: 28025<6>
Websites for Concord ...
Official Website: www.ci.concord.nc.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Concord had an population of 96,233 people. This is an increase of 21.71% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 71.92% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Concord had a population of 79,066 people (which is 44.42% of the total population of Cabarrus County). This makes Concord the county's most populous community.
The population of Concord represents 0.83% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 12th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 79,066 people, the population of Concord increased 41.25% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 55,977 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Concord.
Communities Also Named Concord ...
While we believe that this Concord is located in Cabarrus County, we know of another 6 North Carolina communities named Concord. Those communities are located in the following counties: Caldwell, Duplin, Person, Rutherford, Sampson and Yancey County.
Beyond North Carolina, there are 105 communities that are also named Concord - they are located in Alabama (6), Arkansas (3), California, Delaware (2), Florida (2), Georgia (12), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky (5), Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (5), Nebraska (2), New Hampshire, New York (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio (4), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (7), Texas (11), Vermont, Virginia (4), West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Concord.
Communities near Concord ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Concord.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Concord. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Concord.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Concord. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Concord.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Concord. Our list includes 25 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Concord.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Concord ...
Looking for more information about Concord? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Concord, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Concord.
Adding Concord to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Concord in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Concord was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Concord on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Concord on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Concord: www.ci.concord.nc.us/
The official website for Cabarrus County: www.co.cabarrus.nc.us/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022