POLLUTION RANKINGS|Lead Hazards| By County
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Counties with Potential Lead Hazards
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Rank County Number of housing units
1.GUILFORD 2,300
2.BUNCOMBE 2,000
3.FORSYTH 1,900
4.MECKLENBURG 1,800
5.DURHAM 1,400
6.GASTON 1,400
7.ROBESON 1,300
8.WAKE 1,100
9.ROWAN 1,100
10.ROCKINGHAM 1,100
11.NEW HANOVER 1,100
12.PITT 1,000
13.HALIFAX 990
14.ALAMANCE 980
15.CUMBERLAND 910
16.WILSON 850
17.DAVIDSON 810
18.JOHNSTON 750
19.CLEVELAND 710
20.COLUMBUS 710
21.EDGECOMBE 710
22.WAYNE 700
23.ORANGE 690
24.RUTHERFORD 670
25.RICHMOND 670
26.HARNETT 650
27.RANDOLPH 640
28.SAMPSON 640
29.SURRY 640
30.LENOIR 620
31.NASH 620
32.DUPLIN 610
33.CATAWBA 610
34.BURKE 610
35.IREDELL 610
36.CABARRUS 590
37.BEAUFORT 560
38.STANLY 520
39.CRAVEN 510
40.WILKES 510
41.CALDWELL 510
42.HAYWOOD 490
43.PASQUOTANK 430
44.VANCE 410
45.MOORE 400
46.HENDERSON 400
47.MARTIN 400
48.BLADEN 380
49.ONSLOW 370
50.NORTHAMPTON 360