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Welcome to Cobb Town ...

Cobb Town is located in Edgecombe County<1>.

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

Cobb Town is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Cobb Town is within the (252) area code.

Communities Also Named Cobb Town ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Cobb Town - it's located in Alabama.

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

Communities near Cobb Town ...

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

  • Greenville [Pitt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville
    • Greenville [Pitt County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Cobb Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,779 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<5>
  • Rocky Mount [Edgecombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocky Mount
    • Rocky Mount [Edgecombe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Cobb Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,689 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Mount
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Mount<5>
  • Wilson [Wilson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson
    • Wilson [Wilson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Cobb Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,479 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilson<5>
  • Tarboro [Edgecombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tarboro
    • Tarboro [Edgecombe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Cobb Town
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,575 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tarboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tarboro<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Winterville [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winterville
      • Winterville [Pitt County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Cobb Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,132 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winterville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winterville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winterville<5>
    • Farmville [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farmville
      • Farmville [Pitt County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Cobb Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,747 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
    • Sharpsburg [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharpsburg
      • Sharpsburg [Edgecombe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Cobb Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,018 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharpsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sharpsburg<5>
    • Princeville [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Princeville
      • Princeville [Edgecombe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Cobb Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,901 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Princeville
    • Bethel [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethel
      • Bethel [Pitt County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Cobb Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,614 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethel<5>
    • Snow Hill [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snow Hill
      • Snow Hill [Greene County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Cobb Town
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,483 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Hill<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 Cobb Town. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cobb Town.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cobb Town ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for North Carolina

About Edgecombe County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Edgecombe, 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 Cobb Town - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Cobb Town) 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 Cobb Town. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cobb TownOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cobb Town. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7202, Longitude: -77.6011       In this case, the coordinates for Cobb Town 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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