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Welcome to Alfordsville ...

Alfordsville is located in Robeson County<1>.

Alfordsville is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Alfordsville is located in the (910) area code.

Adding Alfordsville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Alfordsville 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 Alfordsville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

Communities Also Named Alfordsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Alfordsville - it's located in Indiana.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alfordsville.

Communities near Alfordsville ...

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

  • Lumberton [Robeson County]
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    • Lumberton [Robeson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Alfordsville
    • 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>
  • Laurinburg [Scotland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurinburg
    • Laurinburg [Scotland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Alfordsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,896 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurinburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurinburg<5>
  • Dillon [Dillon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dillon
    • Dillon [Dillon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Alfordsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,289 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dillon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dillon<5>
  • Red Springs [Robeson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Springs
    • Red Springs [Robeson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Alfordsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,237 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Springs<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pembroke [Robeson County]
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      • Pembroke [Robeson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Alfordsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,942 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembroke have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pembroke
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pembroke<5>
    • Fairmont [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairmont
      • Fairmont [Robeson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Alfordsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,580 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmont<5>
    • Maxton [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maxton
      • Maxton [Robeson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Alfordsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,332 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maxton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maxton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maxton<5>
    • McColl [Marlboro County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McColl
      • McColl [Marlboro County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Alfordsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,943 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McColl
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McColl<5>
    • Latta [Dillon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Latta
      • Latta [Dillon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Alfordsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,273 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Latta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Latta<5>
    • Rowland [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rowland
      • Rowland [Robeson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Alfordsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 985 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rowland have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rowland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rowland<5>

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 Alfordsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alfordsville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alfordsville. 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 Alfordsville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alfordsville ...

Looking for more information about Alfordsville? 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 Alfordsville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alfordsville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Robeson County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Robeson County: www.co.robeson.nc.us/

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 Robeson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alfordsville - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alfordsville) 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 Alfordsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AlfordsvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alfordsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5803, Longitude: -79.3181    
<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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