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Welcome to Aberdeen ...
The location of Aberdeen has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Aberdeen has a population of 7,929 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Aberdeen.
Aberdeen is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Aberdeen lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Aberdeen: (910)
The ZIP code for Aberdeen: 28315<5>
Websites for Aberdeen ...
Official Website: www.townofaberdeen.net/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Aberdeen had an population of 7,929 people. This is an increase of 24.87% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 133.21% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Aberdeen had a population of 6,350 people (which is 7.2% of the total population of Moore County). This makes Aberdeen the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Aberdeen represents 0.07% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 113rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,350 people, the population of Aberdeen increased 86.76% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,400 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Aberdeen.
Communities Also Named Aberdeen ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two North Carolina communities named Aberdeen: This one is located in Moore County and the other is located in Bertie County.
Beyond North Carolina, there are 33 communities that are also named Aberdeen - they are located in Arkansas (2), British Columbia (2), California, Colorado, Florida (2), Georgia (3), Idaho, Indiana (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (2), Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Aberdeen.
Communities near Aberdeen ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Aberdeen.
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 Aberdeen. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aberdeen.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aberdeen. 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 Aberdeen.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aberdeen. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Aberdeen.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aberdeen ...
Looking for more information about Aberdeen? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Aberdeen, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Aberdeen.
Adding Aberdeen to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Aberdeen in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention that we've found for Aberdeen was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Aberdeen in the The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States (Second Edition).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Aberdeen.
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Aberdeen: www.townofaberdeen.net/
The official website for Moore County: www.co.moore.nc.us/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 30 Jan 2023