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SNAP BACK IN TIME – 1951 – Albemarle was one of the largest cities in the state

SNAP Back In Time takes a look back at newsmakers from yesteryear. 

July 24, 1951

Census

Final 1950 census figures had given the city of Albemarle an official population of 11,798 persons. Stanly County had listed 37,130. This made Albemarle the 25th largest city in the state.