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Welcome to Abbottsburg ...

Abbottsburg is located in Bladen County<1>.

Abbottsburg is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Abbottsburg: (910)

Adding Abbottsburg to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Abbottsburg in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Abbottsburg was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Abbottsburg on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Abbottsburg on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Abbottsburg ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Abbottsburg.

  • Lumberton [Robeson County]
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    • Lumberton [Robeson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Abbottsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,239 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumberton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lumberton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lumberton<5>
  • Whiteville [Columbus County]
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    • Whiteville [Columbus County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Abbottsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,242 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whiteville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whiteville<5>
  • Elizabethtown [Bladen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabethtown
    • Elizabethtown [Bladen County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Abbottsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,378 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethtown have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabethtown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabethtown<5>
  • Chadbourn [Columbus County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chadbourn
    • Chadbourn [Columbus County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Abbottsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,699 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chadbourn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chadbourn<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bladenboro [Bladen County]
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      • Bladenboro [Bladen County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Abbottsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,697 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bladenboro have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bladenboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bladenboro<5>
    • Lake Waccamaw [Columbus County]
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      • Lake Waccamaw [Columbus County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Abbottsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,392 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Waccamaw have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Waccamaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Waccamaw<5>
    • Brunswick [Columbus County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brunswick
      • Brunswick [Columbus County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Abbottsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 996 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brunswick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brunswick<5>
    • White Lake [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Lake
      • White Lake [Bladen County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Abbottsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 742 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Lake<5>
    • Clarkton [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarkton
      • Clarkton [Bladen County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Abbottsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 741 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarkton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarkton<5>
    • Dublin [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dublin
      • Dublin [Bladen County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Abbottsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 328 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dublin have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dublin

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abbottsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Abbottsburg.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abbottsburg. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Abbottsburg.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Abbottsburg. See our Newspapers Page for Abbottsburg.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abbottsburg ...

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

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Abbottsburg, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Abbottsburg.

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About Bladen County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Abbottsburg. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Bladen County: www.bladeninfo.net/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Bladen, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abbottsburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Abbottsburg) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Abbottsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AbbottsburgOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abbottsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5169, Longitude: -78.7246    
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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