A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Creswell, North Carolina
Welcome to Creswell ...
The location of Creswell has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Creswell has a population of 235 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Creswell.
Creswell is near sea level<4>.
Time Zone: Creswell lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Creswell lies within the (252) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Creswell had an population of 235 people. This is a decrease of 14.86% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.47% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Creswell had a population of 276 people. This makes Creswell the county's 3rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 276 people, the population of Creswell has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 278 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Creswell.
Adding Creswell to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Creswell 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 Creswell was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Creswell on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Creswell on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Creswell ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Creswell - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Creswell.
Communities near Creswell ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Creswell.
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 Creswell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Creswell.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Creswell. 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 Creswell.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Creswell. See our Newspapers Page for Creswell.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Creswell ...
Looking for more information about Creswell? 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 Creswell, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Creswell.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Creswell. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Washington County: www.washingtoncountygov.com/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Sep 2021