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Welcome to East Rockingham ...

East Rockingham is located in Richmond County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for East Rockingham: E. Rockingham

East Rockingham is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

East Rockingham lies within the (910) area code.

Websites for East Rockingham ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.richmondcountychamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to East Rockingham, the following might be of interest:

Communities near East Rockingham ...

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

  • Laurinburg [Scotland County]
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    • Laurinburg [Scotland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of East Rockingham
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,896 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurinburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurinburg<5>
  • Hamlet [Richmond County]
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    • Hamlet [Richmond County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of East Rockingham
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,356 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamlet
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamlet<5>
  • Cheraw [Chesterfield County]
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    • Cheraw [Chesterfield County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of East Rockingham
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,554 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cheraw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cheraw<5>
  • Wadesboro [Anson County]
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    • Wadesboro [Anson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of East Rockingham
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,242 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wadesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wadesboro<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ellerbe [Richmond County]
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      • Ellerbe [Richmond County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of East Rockingham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 968 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellerbe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellerbe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellerbe<5>
    • Dobbins Heights [Richmond County]
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      • Dobbins Heights [Richmond County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of East Rockingham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 780 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dobbins Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dobbins Heights
    • Hoffman [Richmond County]
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      • Hoffman [Richmond County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of East Rockingham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 571 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoffman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoffman
    • Gibson [Scotland County]
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      • Gibson [Scotland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of East Rockingham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 497 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gibson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gibson<5>
    • Lilesville [Anson County]
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      • Lilesville [Anson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of East Rockingham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 482 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lilesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lilesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lilesville<5>
    • Morven [Anson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morven
      • Morven [Anson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of East Rockingham
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 465 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morven

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Rockingham ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Carolina

About Richmond County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Richmond County: www.co.richmond.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 Richmond, 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 East Rockingham - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- East Rockingham) 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 East Rockingham. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from East RockinghamOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Rockingham. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9182, Longitude: -79.7626       In this case, the coordinates for East Rockingham 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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