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Welcome to Angier ...

The town of Angier is located in Harnett County<1>.

The location of Angier has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Angier has a population of 5,428 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Angier.

Angier is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Angier: (919) & (984)<5>

Websites for Angier ...

Official Website: www.angier.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Angier had an population of 5,428 people. This is an increase of 24.78% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 58.76% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Angier had a population of 4,350 people. This makes Angier the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Angier represents 0.05% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 148th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,350 people, the population of Angier increased 27.23% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,419 people).

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

Adding Angier to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Angier 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 Angier was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Communities near Angier ...

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

  • Raleigh [Wake County]
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    • Raleigh [Wake County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Angier
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 474,414 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raleigh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raleigh<7>
  • Cary [Chatham County]
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    • Cary [Chatham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Angier
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 173,587 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cary
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cary<7>
  • Apex [Wake County]
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    • Apex [Wake County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Angier
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,388 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Apex have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apex
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Apex<7>
  • Holly Springs [Wake County]
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    • Holly Springs [Wake County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Angier
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,882 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly Springs<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Garner [Wake County]
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      • Garner [Wake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Angier
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,180 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garner<7>
    • Fuquay-Varina [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fuquay-Varina
      • Fuquay-Varina [Wake County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Angier
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,145 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fuquay-Varina have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fuquay-Varina
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fuquay-Varina<7>
    • Clayton [Johnston County]
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      • Clayton [Johnston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Angier
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,458 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clayton<7>
    • Dunn [Harnett County]
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      • Dunn [Harnett County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Angier
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,684 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunn<7>
    • Erwin [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erwin
      • Erwin [Harnett County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Angier
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,202 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erwin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erwin<7>
    • Benson [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benson
      • Benson [Johnston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Angier
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,024 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benson<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Angier ...

Looking for more information about Angier? 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 Angier, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Angier.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in North Carolina

About Harnett County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Angier: www.angier.org/

The official website for Harnett County: www.harnett.org/

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 Harnett, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Angier.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Angier - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (984) is an overlay for area code (919).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Angier) 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 Angier. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AngierOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Angier. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5082, Longitude: -78.7377       In this case, the coordinates for Angier have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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