Data for "Resident Population" are from estimates as of July 1. Data for 1970 and 1980 are annual census.
Source: US. Bureau of the Census
US. Bureau of the Census, Resident Population in Alexander County, NC [NCALEX3POP], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/NCALEX3POP/, July 8, 2015.