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Welcome to Gibsonville ...

The town of Gibsonville is primarily located in Alamance County. A portion of Gibsonville extends into Guilford County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2013, Gibsonville has a population of 6,640 people<1> (see below for details).

Gibsonville is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Gibsonville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Gibsonville is located in the (336) area code.

We know of 5 communities that are also named Gibsonville. Our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gibsonville contains a list of those communities.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gibsonville ...

Looking for more information about Gibsonville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview and then links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Gibsonville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Gibsonville.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gibsonville had a population of 6,410 people. This makes Gibsonville the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Gibsonville represents 0.07% of the total population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 112nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,410 people, the population of Gibsonville increased 46.61% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 4,372 people).

Taken from the 2013 Census Estimates, Gibsonville had an population of 6,640 people. This is an increase of 3.59% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 51.88% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Gibsonville.

Communities near Gibsonville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Gibsonville and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2013
Birchwood   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Graham   [Map]   14,280   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Green Level   [Map]   2,111   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Greensboro   [Map]   279,639   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Haw River   [Map]   2,351   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Liberty   [Map]   2,680   S   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Gibsonville.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gibsonville. We make it easy to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gibsonville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gibsonville.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Gibsonville:

Websites for Gibsonville ...

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Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Gibsonville. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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The Panormaio photo collection contain pictures for the area around Gibsonville:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gibsonville.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gibsonville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Gibsonville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gibsonville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Gibsonville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gibsonville

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Gibsonville.


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