Cary, North Carolina

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Cary, North Carolina
Town of Cary
Cary NC Town Hall.jpg
Location in Wake Coonty an the state o North Carolina.
Location in Wake Coonty an the state o North Carolina.
Coordinates: 35°46′44″N 78°48′1″W / 35.77889°N 78.80028°W / 35.77889; -78.80028Coordinates: 35°46′44″N 78°48′1″W / 35.77889°N 78.80028°W / 35.77889; -78.80028
KintraUnitit States
StateNorth Carolina
CoontiesWake, Chatham
IncorporatitApryle 6, 1871
Named forSamuel Fenton Cary
 • MayorHarold Weinbrecht (D)
 • Total153.90 km2 (59.42 sq mi)
 • Laund151.07 km2 (58.33 sq mi)
 • Water2.82 km2 (1.09 sq mi)  1.83%
146 m (480 ft)
 • Total135,234
 • Estimate 
 • Density880/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP Code
27511-27513, 27518, 27519
Area code(s)919, 984
FIPS code37-10740[4]
GNIS feature ID1019552[5]

Cary /kæri/ is the seivent-lairgest municipality in North Carolina. Cary is in Wake an Chatham coonties in the U.S. state o North Carolina. Locatit amaist entirely in Wake Coonty, it is the coonty's seicont-lairgest municipality and the third-lairgest municipality in The Triangle efter Raleigh an Durham. The toun's population wis 135,234 as o the 2010 census (an increase o 43.1% syne 2000), makkin it the lairgest toun an seivent-lairgest municipality statewide.[6] The U.S. Census Bureau estimates the toun's population tae be 159,769 as o Julie 1, 2015.[7] Cary is the seicont maist populous incorporatit toun (ahint anerly Gilbert, Arizona) in the Unitit States.

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  3. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved 9 Juin 2017.
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the original on 11 September 2013. Retrieved 31 Januar 2008. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  5. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 25 October 2007. Retrieved 31 Januar 2008.
  6. "Subcounty population estimates: North Carolina 20002009". United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 22 Juin 2010. Archived frae the original (CSV) on 26 Juin 2010. Retrieved 30 September 2010. Unknown parameter |dead-url= ignored (help)
  7. "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places of 50,000 or More, Ranked by July 1, 2015 Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". United States Census Bureau.