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Welcome to Edward ...

Edward is located in Beaufort County<1>.

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

Edward is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Edward: (252)

Communities Also Named Edward ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Edward - they are located in Arkansas, Kansas, Ohio and Ontario.

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

Communities near Edward ...

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

  • New Bern [Craven County]
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    • New Bern [Craven County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Edward
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,940 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Bern have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Bern
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Bern<5>
  • Washington [Beaufort County]
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    • Washington [Beaufort County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Edward
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,487 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<5>
  • Bayboro [Pamlico County]
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    • Bayboro [Pamlico County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Edward
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,242 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bayboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bayboro<5>
  • Vanceboro [Craven County]
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    • Vanceboro [Craven County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Edward
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 955 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vanceboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vanceboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vanceboro<5>
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    • Chocowinity [Beaufort County]
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      • Chocowinity [Beaufort County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Edward
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 770 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chocowinity 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 Chocowinity<5>
    • Alliance [Pamlico County]
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      • Alliance [Pamlico County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Edward
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 759 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alliance have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alliance
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alliance<5>
    • Grantsboro [Pamlico County]
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      • Grantsboro [Pamlico County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Edward
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 651 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grantsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grantsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grantsboro<5>
    • Aurora [Beaufort County]
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      • Aurora [Beaufort County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Edward
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 511 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aurora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<5>
    • Bridgeton [Craven County]
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      • Bridgeton [Craven County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Edward
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 444 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeton<5>
    • Washington Park [Beaufort County]
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      • Washington Park [Beaufort County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Edward
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 429 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington Park

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Edward ...

Looking for more information about Edward? 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 Edward, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Edward.

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About Beaufort County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Beaufort County: www.co.beaufort.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 Beaufort, 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 Edward - 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- Edward) 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 Edward. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EdwardOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Edward. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3243, Longitude: -76.8752       In this case, the coordinates for Edward 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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