Top 10 North Carolina Daily Newspapers by Circulation

*Data as of January 2021.

1. The Charlotte Observer
The Charlotte Observer has continued throughout its years of service to Charlotte and the surrounding communities, to accurately reflect the region and what matters to the local residents.

2. The News & Observer
The News & Observer, one of the nation’s best regional newspapers, but also published 10 bi-weekly newspapers that offer community coverage throughout the Triangle.

3. Winston-Salem Journal
The leading news source for Winston-Salem & Northwest N.C. since 1897.

4. The Fayetteville Observer
Southeast North Carolina’s largest media organization for breaking news, sports, entertainment and military coverage.

5. Asheville Citizen-Times
We believe in helping our communities solve issues, set visions and being a force of positive change.

6. StarNews
Coastal Carolina’s News Leader since 1867.

7. The Herald-Sun

Durham’s daily newspaper.

8. Winston-Salem Journal
The leading news source for Guilford, Rockingham and Randolph counties in north-central N.C. since 1890.

9. The Gaston Gazette
This newspaper is dedicated to furnishing information to our readers so that they can better promote and preserve their own freedom and encourage others to see its blessings.

10. High Point Enterprise
The High Point Enterprise is the daily newspaper providing local coverage to High Point, North Carolina and surrounding areas.


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