DigitalNC Statistics

Statistics last updated on Thursday, January 26, 2023 at 3:55am UTC.

Collection Statistics

Objects/IssuesFiles
Images of North Carolina26,88147,180
North Carolina City Directories1,05011,554*
North Carolina Memory10,965407,267*
North Carolina Sights & Sounds1,1301,450*
North Carolina Newspapers581,395Pages Indexed
Student Newspapers36,107
Community Newspapers545,288
African-American Newspapers
African-American newspapers are also counted as Community or Student Papers.
12,814
North Carolina Yearbooks15,6142,250,157
College and University Yearbooks4,565848,170
High School Yearbooks4,852557,246
Campus Publications6,299851,414
637,035

* Due to changes in the architecture of our new system, we now count "files" instead of "pages." Because multi-page PDF files in document collections are counted only once per file, these totals may be misleading.


Additional Yearbook Statistics

Schools by County

Includes schools with campus publications and/or yearbooks on DigitalNC.

CountyCount
Alamance County26
Alexander County0
Alleghany County1
Anson County4
Ashe County1
Avery County1
Beaufort County3
Bertie County2
Bladen County1
Brunswick County0
Buncombe County11
Burke County13
Cabarrus County11
Caldwell County11
Camden County6
Carteret County1
Caswell County1
Catawba County5
Chatham County10
Cherokee County1
Chowan County1
Clay County0
Cleveland County9
Columbus County2
Craven County8
Cumberland County6
Currituck County2
Dare County1
Davidson County11
Davie County6
Duplin County1
Durham County12
Edgecombe County16
Forsyth County15
Franklin County8
Gaston County14
Gates County0
Graham County1
Granville County18
Greene County5
Guilford County33
Halifax County4
Harnett County8
Haywood County7
Henderson County4
Hertford County4
Hoke County0
Hyde County3
Iredell County2
Jackson County2
Johnston County21
Jones County0
Lee County2
Lenoir County5
Lincoln County6
Macon County2
Madison County7
Martin County2
McDowell County10
Mecklenburg County42
Mitchell County0
Montgomery County5
Moore County5
Nash County9
New Hanover County7
Northampton County0
Onslow County1
Orange County9
Pamlico County1
Pasquotank County6
Pender County1
Perquimans County1
Person County10
Pitt County16
Polk County0
Randolph County9
Richmond County4
Robeson County9
Rockingham County16
Rowan County21
Rutherford County0
Sampson County3
Scotland County3
Stanly County15
Stokes County9
Surry County16
Swain County1
Transylvania County3
Tyrrell County3
Union County9
Vance County9
Wake County28
Warren County4
Washington County2
Watauga County1
Wayne County22
Wilkes County3
Wilson County11
Yadkin County7
Yancey County0

School Types

105 Colleges & Universities
520 High Schools


Additional Newspaper Statistics

Titles by County

Counties with no newspaper titles will not appear on this list.

CountyCount
Alamance County11
Alexander County4
Alleghany County1
Anson County8
Ashe County3
Avery County1
Beaufort County26
Bertie County4
Bladen County5
Brunswick County4
Buncombe County47
Burke County7
Cabarrus County12
Caldwell County3
Carteret County10
Caswell County10
Catawba County8
Chatham County9
Cherokee County3
Chowan County16
Clay County1
Cleveland County10
Columbus County4
Craven County44
Cumberland County37
Dare County3
Davidson County13
Davie County6
Duplin County10
Durham County20
Edgecombe County27
Forsyth County27
Franklin County11
Gaston County21
Gates County1
Granville County28
Greene County1
Guilford County55
Halifax County18
Harnett County12
Haywood County5
Henderson County10
Hertford County9
Hoke County3
Hyde County5
Iredell County18
Jackson County2
Johnston County9
Jones County2
Lee County2
Lenoir County6
Lincoln County15
Macon County8
Madison County3
Martin County4
McDowell County5
Mecklenburg County38
Mitchell County4
Montgomery County4
Moore County15
Nash County24
New Hanover County42
Northampton County3
Onslow County1
Orange County25
Pamlico County3
Pasquotank County20
Pender County1
Perquimans County3
Person County5
Pitt County8
Polk County2
Randolph County9
Richmond County6
Robeson County12
Rockingham County15
Rowan County32
Rutherford County17
Sampson County5
Scotland County7
Stanly County12
Stokes County7
Surry County10
Swain County3
Transylvania County7
Tyrrell County4
Union County4
Vance County13
Wake County136
Warren County16
Washington County5
Watauga County1
Wayne County28
Wilkes County16
Wilson County18
Yadkin County2
Yancey County4

Newspaper Types

1,070 Community Paper Titles
88 Student Paper Titles
44 African-American Titles


Contributor Statistics

Contributor Types

TypeCount
Cultural Heritage Organizations97
Alumni Associations9
Historic Sites7
Historical Societies36
Museums45
Schools94
Community Colleges35
Historically Black Colleges and Universities10
Private Colleges and Universities42
Public Colleges and Universities14
Secondary Schools2
Libraries and Archives125
Private Libraries and Archives8
Public Archives3
Public Libraries114
Other1

Some contributors may appear in multiple categories. To see which organizations are organized under which category, see the contributors browse page.

Contributors by County

Counties with no contributors will not appear on this list.

CountyCount
Alamance County4
Alexander County1
Alleghany County1
Anson County2
Ashe County1
Avery County2
Beaufort County3
Bertie County4
Bladen County1
Brunswick County3
Buncombe County5
Burke County3
Cabarrus County5
Caldwell County4
Camden County2
Carteret County4
Caswell County1
Catawba County4
Chatham County2
Cherokee County3
Chowan County2
Clay County2
Cleveland County6
Columbus County1
Craven County3
Cumberland County6
Currituck County1
Dare County3
Davidson County5
Davie County1
Duplin County3
Durham County10
Edgecombe County2
Forsyth County13
Franklin County2
Gaston County6
Gates County2
Graham County2
Granville County4
Greene County2
Guilford County14
Halifax County1
Harnett County3
Haywood County2
Henderson County3
Hertford County6
Hoke County2
Hyde County1
Iredell County2
Jackson County4
Johnston County5
Jones County3
Lee County1
Lenoir County3
Lincoln County2
Macon County3
Madison County2
Martin County3
McDowell County1
Mecklenburg County13
Mitchell County1
Montgomery County2
Moore County6
Nash County4
New Hanover County7
Northampton County2
Onslow County1
Orange County6
Pamlico County2
Pasquotank County4
Pender County1
Perquimans County2
Person County2
Pitt County6
Polk County1
Randolph County3
Richmond County3
Robeson County3
Rockingham County4
Rowan County4
Rutherford County1
Sampson County2
Scotland County1
Stanly County2
Stokes County3
Surry County5
Swain County2
Transylvania County3
Tyrrell County2
Union County2
Vance County2
Wake County26
Warren County1
Washington County2
Watauga County3
Wayne County3
Wilkes County3
Wilson County4
Yadkin County4
Yancey County1

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