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Welcome to Barnesville ...

Barnesville is located in Robeson County<1>.

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

Barnesville is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Barnesville: (910)

Communities Also Named Barnesville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Barnesville - they are located in Alabama (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia (2), Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), New Brunswick, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Virginia.

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

Communities near Barnesville ...

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

  • Lumberton [Robeson County]
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    • Lumberton [Robeson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Barnesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,239 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumberton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lumberton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lumberton<5>
  • Dillon [Dillon County]
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    • Dillon [Dillon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Barnesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,289 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dillon<5>
  • Mullins [Marion County]
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    • Mullins [Marion County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Barnesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,139 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mullins
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mullins<5>
  • Fairmont [Robeson County]
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    • Fairmont [Robeson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Barnesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,580 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmont<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chadbourn [Columbus County]
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      • Chadbourn [Columbus County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Barnesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,699 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chadbourn<5>
    • Bladenboro [Bladen County]
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      • Bladenboro [Bladen County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Barnesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,697 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bladenboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bladenboro<5>
    • Rowland [Robeson County]
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      • Rowland [Robeson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Barnesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 985 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rowland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rowland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rowland<5>
    • Fair Bluff [Columbus County]
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      • Fair Bluff [Columbus County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Barnesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 879 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fair Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fair Bluff
    • Lake View [Dillon County]
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      • Lake View [Dillon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Barnesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 779 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake View
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake View<5>
    • Nichols [Marion County]
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      • Nichols [Marion County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Barnesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 329 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nichols
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nichols<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 Barnesville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Barnesville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Barnesville ...

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

Adding Barnesville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Robeson County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Barnesville. 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 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Barnesville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Barnesville) 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 Barnesville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BarnesvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Barnesville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4088, Longitude: -79.0467       In this case, the coordinates for Barnesville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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