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Welcome to Bogue ...

The town of Bogue is located in Carteret County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bogue has a population of 705 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Bogue is near sea level<4>.

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

The area code for Bogue: (252)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bogue had an population of 705 people. This is an increase of 3.07% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 19.49% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bogue had a population of 684 people. This makes Bogue the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 684 people, the population of Bogue increased 15.93% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 590 people).

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

Communities Also Named Bogue ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two North Carolina communities named Bogue: This one is located in Carteret County and the other is located in Columbus County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 4 communities that are also named Bogue - they are located in California, Kansas and Mississippi.

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

Communities near Bogue ...

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

  • Havelock (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Havelock
    • Havelock lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Bogue and is located in Craven County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,593 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Havelock
  • Morehead City (17 miles [27.4 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morehead City
    • Morehead City lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Bogue and is located in Carteret County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,669 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morehead City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morehead City<6>
  • Newport (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newport
    • Newport lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Bogue and is located in Carteret County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,636 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newport<6>
  • Swansboro (5 miles [8 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swansboro
    • Swansboro lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Bogue and is located in Onslow County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,394 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swansboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Swansboro<6>
  • Atlantic Beach (16 miles [25.7 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atlantic Beach
    • Atlantic Beach lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Bogue and is located in Carteret County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,515 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlantic Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlantic Beach<6>
  • Pine Knoll Shores (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Knoll Shores
    • Pine Knoll Shores lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Bogue and is located in Carteret County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,315 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Knoll Shores have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Knoll Shores
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pine Knoll Shores<6>
  • Maysville (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maysville
    • Maysville lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Bogue and is located in Jones County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 918 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maysville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maysville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maysville<6>
  • Indian Beach (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indian Beach
    • Indian Beach lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Bogue and is located in Carteret County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 119 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indian Beach<6>
  • Broad Creek (5 miles [8 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broad Creek
    • Broad Creek lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Bogue and is located in Carteret County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broad Creek
  • Bear Creek (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bogue ...

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

Adding Bogue to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Bogue

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Carteret County

About North Carolina

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

The official website for Carteret County: www.co.carteret.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 Carteret, 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 Bogue.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bogue - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Bogue) 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 Bogue. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BogueOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bogue. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6971, Longitude: -77.0306       In this case, the coordinates for Bogue have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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