Basic information about the Surry County
The Surry County is located in the state of North Carolina. This county occupies 537 square miles, with 5 square miles being water areas. There are 73.673 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Surry County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (88.13%), followed by Some Other Race (5.99%) and Black or African American (3.73%). There are 29.914 households in the county, while 69,17% of them are family households and 30,83% represent non family households. There are 8 cities and towns in Surry County. The most populated city is Mount Airy city and the smallest town or village is Lowgap CDP.
- 3.535Remainder of Eldora township
- 2.367Remainder of Elkin township
- 2.076Remainder of Franklin township
- 10.225Remainder of Mount Airy township