North Carolina

Urban Forestry Coordinator

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North Carolina Forest Service

Nancy Stairs
Urban Forestry Program Coordinator
1616 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC, 27699

North Carolina is in zones: 5-9 more

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Tree City USA Communities: 78

City Years Population
Charlotte 34 773000
Raleigh 26 416468
Greensboro 23 277080
Durham 31 239358
Winston-Salem 14 234000
Fayetteville 12 186148
Cary 31 146096
Fort Bragg 9 143000
Wilmington 11 110000
High Point 10 108285
Greenville 25 85059
Asheville 34 80000
Jacksonville 34 76520
Gastonia 13 72934
Chapel Hill 15 58424
Wilson 32 49610
Burlington 20 49343
Hickory 9 42000
Mooresville 5 38000
Goldsboro 16 35909
Salisbury 28 33663
Indian Trail 7 33571
Monroe 28 33201
Wake Forest 35 32936
New Bern 18 30000
Sanford 1 29024
Matthews 14 28000
Rocky Mount 11 27049
Kernersville 4 23823
Statesville 22 23000
Lumberton 31 21768
Carrboro 29 19582
Elizabeth City 4 18478
Boone 21 18089
Clayton 8 17031
Laurinburg 34 16086
Albemarle 7 15980
Eden 20 15696
Pinehurst 8 15000
Graham 33 14500
Hendersonville 23 13294
Newton 4 12995
Knightdale 13 12724
Southern Pines 34 12649
Davidson 4 11594
Waxhaw 5 10616
Belmont 6 10492
Waynesville 7 10191
Marion 25 8181
Oak Island 17 8078
Brevard 35 7615
Wendell 31 6093
Hillsborough 11 6087
Mocksville 21 5051
Edenton 35 5003
Zebulon 9 4526
Valdese 27 4500
Farmville 35 4468
Cramerton 4 4165
Beaufort 1 4000
Burgaw 4 3972
Weaverville 24 3715
Jamestown 6 3538
Benson 1 3500
Red Springs 33 3500
Carolina Shores 3 3174
River Bend 5 3100
Southport 10 2914
Sylva 9 2601
Maxton 28 2426
St Pauls 28 2176
Franklinton 29 2100
Surf City 12 1850
Pine Knoll Shores 14 1380
Maysville 1 1055
Oriental 19 875
Beech Mountain 5 323
Bald Head Island 2 162
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