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New Hanover County, North Carolina

US county information
NameNew Hanover County
StateNorth Carolina
US Area
Total Area328 sq mi (849.5 km2)
Land Area199 sq mi (515.4 km2)
Water Area129 sq mi (334.1 km2)
Population Est.195085 (2009)
Density311/km2 (805.5/sq mi)

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New Hanover County is one of 100 counties located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Though second smallest in area, it is one of the most populous as its county seat, Wilmington, is one of the state's largest cities. As of 2008, the population was 192,538.

The county is included in the Wilmington Metropolitan Statistical Area, which also includes neighboring Brunswick and Pender counties.

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