Table 78

NORTH CAROLINA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
by State by City, 2009
City Population Total law enforcement employees Total officers Total civilians
Aberdeen 5,936 28 26 2
Ahoskie 4,232 22 17 5
Albemarle 15,471 55 49 6
Andrews 1,700 6 6 0
Angier 4,467 13 12 1
Apex 34,766 69 54 15
Archdale 9,358 27 21 6
Asheboro 24,891 84 77 7
Asheville 74,923 263 195 68
Atlantic Beach 1,817 22 18 4
Ayden 5,041 22 18 4
Badin 1,328 5 5 0
Bailey 685 3 3 0
Bakersville 349 1 1 0
Bald Head Island 308 21 10 11
Banner Elk 905 10 9 1
Beaufort 4,236 18 17 1
Beech Mountain 341 13 9 4
Belhaven 2,043 12 8 4
Belmont 9,433 41 31 10
Benson 3,554 13 12 1
Beulaville 1,147 6 5 1
Biltmore Forest 1,573 14 12 2
Biscoe 1,671 9 8 1
Black Creek 695 2 2 0
Black Mountain 7,915 22 18 4
Bladenboro 1,668 6 6 0
Blowing Rock 1,497 15 11 4
Boiling Spring Lakes 4,920 9 8 1
Boiling Springs 3,883 8 8 0
Boone 13,995 44 35 9
Boonville 1,117 5 5 0
Brevard 6,708 28 22 6
Broadway 1,167 4 4 0
Brookford 426 1 1 0
Bryson City 1,370 8 7 1
Bunn 415 2 2 0
Burgaw 4,377 11 10 1
Burlington 51,440 153 111 42
Burnsville 1,639 8 8 0
Butner 6,146 50 43 7
Cameron 304 1 1 0
Candor 839 5 5 0
Canton 3,852 20 14 6
Cape Carteret 1,407 7 7 0
Carolina Beach 5,955 30 28 2
Carrboro 18,213 41 38 3
Carthage 2,039 11 10 1
Cary 133,757 193 163 30
Caswell Beach 483 4 4 0
Catawba 817 3 3 0
Chadbourn 2,053 11 10 1
Chapel Hill 53,069 130 112 18
Charlotte-Mecklenburg1 777,708 2,141 1,635 506
Cherryville 5,651 23 18 5
China Grove 3,755 13 13 0
Chocowinity 719 3 3 0
Claremont 1,153 9 8 1
Clayton 16,952 45 41 4
Cleveland 841 5 5 0
Clinton 8,896 32 29 3
Clyde 1,319 4 4 0
Coats 2,166 7 7 0
Columbus 973 5 5 0
Concord 67,478 180 154 26
Conover 7,348 22 21 1
Conway 658 1 1 0
Cooleemee 986 4 4 0
Cornelius 26,027 58 42 16
Cramerton 3,162 11 11 0
Creedmoor 3,859 17 13 4
Dallas 3,813 16 12 4
Davidson 10,716 19 18 1
Denton 1,490 6 6 0
Dobson 1,457 5 5 0
Drexel 1,877 5 5 0
Duck 497 8 7 1
Dunn 10,115 49 35 14
Durham 227,492 608 460 148
East Bend 665 2 2 0
East Spencer 1,795 6 5 1
Eden 15,426 52 44 8
Edenton 4,964 16 14 2
Elizabeth City 20,363 66 53 13
Elizabethtown 3,702 15 14 1
Elkin 4,104 21 17 4
Elon 7,092 16 15 1
Emerald Isle 3,659 19 14 5
Enfield 2,337 11 10 1
Erwin 4,866 10 9 1
Fair Bluff 1,137 1 1 0
Fairmont 2,734 13 10 3
Farmville 4,637 21 16 5
Fayetteville 173,995 504 347 157
Fletcher 4,770 16 15 1
Forest City 7,117 34 32 2
Four Oaks 2,100 5 5 0
Foxfire Village 491 2 2 0
Franklin 3,982 19 18 1
Franklinton 2,013 8 7 1
Fremont 1,427 5 3 2
Fuquay-Varina 18,457 34 29 5
Garner 28,268 66 61 5
Garysburg 1,121 2 2 0
Gaston 872 2 2 0
Gastonia 73,060 205 172 33
Gibsonville 4,757 15 14 1
Glen Alpine 1,081 3 3 0
Goldsboro 37,421 120 103 17
Graham 14,684 36 33 3
Granite Falls 4,606 16 14 2
Granite Quarry 2,278 7 7 0
Greensboro 253,191 743 602 141
Greenville 81,814 231 182 49
Grifton 2,238 6 6 0
Hamlet 5,764 23 19 4
Havelock 21,691 35 28 7
Haw River 2,023 8 8 0
Henderson 15,795 62 52 10
Hendersonville 12,077 50 38 12
Hertford 2,198 8 7 1
Hickory 41,718 143 114 29
Highlands 955 12 12 0
High Point 103,675 260 219 41
Hillsborough 5,669 31 28 3
Holden Beach 857 9 9 0
Holly Ridge 917 9 8 1
Holly Springs 22,639 47 36 11
Hope Mills 13,442 41 30 11
Hot Springs 637 1 1 0
Hudson 3,042 12 11 1
Huntersville 46,695 92 82 10
Indian Beach 92 4 4 0
Jackson 638 1 1 0
Jacksonville 77,508 139 112 27
Jefferson 1,344 3 3 0
Jonesville 2,271 11 10 1
Kannapolis 43,166 96 75 21
Kenansville 1,186 4 4 0
Kenly 1,977 9 8 1
Kernersville 22,822 87 67 20
Kill Devil Hills 6,726 31 25 6
King 7,011 22 19 3
Kings Mountain 11,275 35 29 6
Kinston 22,203 93 84 9
Kitty Hawk 3,290 17 15 2
Knightdale 8,419 24 23 1
Kure Beach 2,658 11 10 1
Lake Lure 1,010 11 10 1
Lake Royale 6 6 0
Lake Waccamaw 1,449 5 5 0
Landis 3,133 9 8 1
Laurel Park 2,178 7 7 0
Laurinburg 15,506 42 36 6
Leland 5,216 33 30 3
Lenoir 17,869 69 54 15
Lexington 20,450 75 67 8
Liberty 2,739 11 10 1
Lilesville 420 1 1 0
Lillington 3,327 13 12 1
Lincolnton 10,944 36 31 5
Littleton 641 5 5 0
Locust 2,649 12 11 1
Long View 4,967 14 14 0
Louisburg 3,856 14 13 1
Lowell 2,807 9 9 0
Lumberton 22,111 89 78 11
Madison 2,255 14 13 1
Maggie Valley 814 9 8 1
Maiden 3,523 14 13 1
Manteo 1,331 8 7 1
Marion 5,168 27 22 5
Marshall 831 3 3 0
Mars Hill 1,773 5 5 0
Marshville 3,317 8 8 0
Matthews 27,359 69 57 12
Maxton 2,699 14 9 5
Mayodan 2,595 16 13 3
Maysville 955 3 3 0
McAdenville 669 2 2 0
Mebane 11,024 27 20 7
Middlesex 860 4 4 0
Mint Hill 20,740 30 28 2
Misenheimer 683 5 5 0
Mocksville 4,686 23 22 1
Monroe 33,178 99 85 14
Montreat 704 5 5 0
Mooresville 22,247 75 58 17
Morehead City 9,715 48 38 10
Morganton 17,169 97 63 34
Morrisville 15,207 34 32 2
Mount Airy 9,487 51 38 13
Mount Gilead 1,396 7 7 0
Mount Holly 10,130 35 29 6
Mount Olive 4,371 17 16 1
Murfreesboro 2,372 14 9 5
Murphy 1,558 11 8 3
Nags Head 3,051 21 19 2
Nashville 4,551 13 12 1
Navassa 1,908 4 4 0
New Bern 29,251 133 87 46
Newland 650 5 5 0
Newport 4,419 10 10 0
Newton 13,449 43 34 9
Newton Grove 633 3 3 0
Norlina 1,010 6 6 0
North Topsail Beach 969 12 11 1
North Wilkesboro 4,158 27 23 4
Norwood 2,403 7 6 1
Oakboro 1,165 5 5 0
Oak Island 8,375 32 25 7
Ocean Isle Beach 539 13 13 0
Old Fort 959 5 4 1
Oxford 8,667 39 32 7
Pembroke 2,763 19 14 5
Pikeville 703 3 3 0
Pilot Mountain 1,271 9 8 1
Pinebluff 1,422 4 4 0
Pinehurst 12,649 29 25 4
Pine Knoll Shores 1,550 9 8 1
Pine Level 1,805 5 5 0
Pinetops 1,251 10 7 3
Pineville 6,878 47 36 11
Pink Hill 526 2 2 0
Pittsboro 2,664 13 13 0
Plymouth 3,834 10 10 0
Princeton 1,310 4 4 0
Raeford 3,534 17 15 2
Raleigh 406,005 858 704 154
Ramseur 1,769 6 6 0
Randleman 3,696 14 14 0
Ranlo 2,353 7 7 0
Red Springs 3,530 20 15 5
Reidsville 14,899 58 49 9
Richlands 934 6 6 0
Rich Square 862 2 2 0
River Bend 3,148 5 5 0
Roanoke Rapids 16,339 41 37 4
Robbins 1,228 5 5 0
Robersonville 1,535 7 7 0
Rockingham 8,810 37 32 5
Rockwell 2,017 5 5 0
Rocky Mount 57,121 203 150 53
Rolesville 3,220 11 10 1
Rose Hill 1,418 4 4 0
Rowland 1,160 7 6 1
Roxboro 8,663 34 30 4
Rutherfordton 4,031 15 15 0
Salisbury 29,008 105 87 18
Saluda 579 3 3 0
Sanford 30,020 97 83 14
Scotland Neck 2,150 9 8 1
Selma 7,049 25 23 2
Seven Devils 174 5 5 0
Shallotte 2,218 14 13 1
Sharpsburg 2,403 9 9 0
Shelby 21,515 85 71 14
Siler City 8,744 26 21 5
Smithfield 13,199 43 39 4
Southern Pines 12,865 37 28 9
Southern Shores 2,631 10 9 1
Southport 3,165 12 11 1
Sparta 1,770 6 6 0
Spencer 3,394 13 12 1
Spindale 3,863 11 11 0
Spring Hope 1,291 5 5 0
Spring Lake 8,112 13 10 3
Spruce Pine 1,975 12 12 0
Stallings 9,186 23 21 2
Stanfield 1,112 4 4 0
Stanley 3,201 12 8 4
Stantonsburg 705 3 3 0
Star 791 4 4 0
Statesville 26,763 96 75 21
Stoneville 971 4 4 0
St. Pauls 2,044 17 13 4
Sugar Mountain 211 5 5 0
Sunset Beach 2,663 12 12 0
Surf City 2,132 18 17 1
Swansboro 1,988 9 9 0
Sylva 2,437 14 13 1
Tabor City 2,764 10 9 1
Tarboro 10,155 35 28 7
Taylorsville 1,858 11 11 0
Taylortown 886 2 2 0
Thomasville 26,759 72 65 7
Topsail Beach 594 7 6 1
Trent Woods 3,960 5 5 0
Troutman 1,841 13 13 0
Troy 3,403 12 11 1
Tryon 1,702 10 8 2
Valdese 4,542 13 12 1
Vanceboro 844 1 1 0
Vass 803 3 3 0
Wadesboro 5,026 30 25 5
Wagram 772 2 2 0
Wake Forest 29,368 64 54 10
Wallace 3,619 16 13 3
Walnut Cove 1,611 7 7 0
Walnut Creek 855 2 2 0
Warrenton 832 6 5 1
Warsaw 3,192 13 11 2
Washington 10,157 48 38 10
Waxhaw 3,808 17 16 1
Waynesville 9,915 42 34 8
Weaverville 3,102 14 13 1
Weldon 1,656 9 9 0
Wendell 5,414 17 15 2
West Jefferson 1,118 7 7 0
Whispering Pines 2,157 8 7 1
Whitakers 770 2 2 0
White Lake 515 6 6 0
Whiteville 5,242 29 25 4
Wilkesboro 3,134 21 19 2
Williamston 5,323 21 19 2
Wilmington 101,438 308 255 53
Wilson 48,807 136 115 21
Wilson's Mills 1,634 3 3 0
Windsor 3,093 9 9 0
Wingate 4,097 7 7 0
Winston-Salem 230,978 672 519 153
Winterville 4,812 20 18 2
Woodfin 5,750 16 15 1
Woodland 760 1 1 0
Wrightsville Beach 2,654 25 23 2
Yadkinville 2,865 13 12 1
Youngsville 786 9 8 1
Zebulon 4,809 23 22 1

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