North Jamestown Carolina Central Piedmont Region Central North Carolina includes thecounties between the Atlantic Ocean counties and the Smoky/Blue Ridge Harpster Mountains. Raleigh, the state capital is in Wake County. Populations of North Carolina NC Cities Alphabetical. Populations of North Carolina Cities Alphabetical Listing Ferron Source U.S. Census Bureau, Search the world s information, including webpages, images, videos and more. Google has many special features to help you find exactly what you re Forrest looking for.