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Welcome to Five Points ...

Five Points is located in Hoke County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Five Points: Five Pts.

Five Points is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Five Points is within the boundaries of the (910) area code.

Communities Also Named Five Points ...

While we believe that this Five Points is located in Hoke County, we know of another 10 North Carolina communities named Five Points. Those communities are located in the following counties: Beaufort, Cleveland, Forsyth, Franklin, Henderson, Johnston, Richmond, Rowan, Wake and Wilson County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 144 communities that are also named Five Points - they are located in Alabama (16), California (6), Colorado, Connecticut (2), Delaware, Florida (3), Georgia (21), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (10), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Nebraska, New Brunswick (2), New Jersey (3), New Mexico, New York (4), Ohio (15), Pennsylvania (20), South Carolina (3), South Dakota, Tennessee (4), Texas (2), Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin (3).

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

Communities near Five Points ...

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

  • Pinehurst [Moore County]
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    • Pinehurst [Moore County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Five Points
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,014 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pinehurst have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinehurst
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinehurst<5>
  • Southern Pines [Moore County]
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    • Southern Pines [Moore County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Five Points
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,070 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southern Pines have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southern Pines
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southern Pines<5>
  • Laurinburg [Scotland County]
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    • Laurinburg [Scotland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Five Points
    • 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>
  • Aberdeen [Moore County]
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    • Aberdeen [Moore County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Five Points
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,339 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aberdeen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Raeford [Hoke County]
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      • Raeford [Hoke County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Five Points
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,956 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raeford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raeford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raeford<5>
    • Whispering Pines [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whispering Pines
      • Whispering Pines [Moore County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Five Points
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,461 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whispering Pines have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whispering Pines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whispering Pines<5>
    • Red Springs [Robeson County]
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      • Red Springs [Robeson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Five Points
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,237 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Springs<5>
    • Maxton [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maxton
      • Maxton [Robeson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Five Points
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,332 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maxton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maxton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maxton<5>
    • Pinebluff [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinebluff
      • Pinebluff [Moore County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Five Points
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,647 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinebluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinebluff<5>
    • Foxfire [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foxfire
      • Foxfire [Moore County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Five Points
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,061 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foxfire have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foxfire

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Five Points ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Hoke County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hoke County: www.hokecounty.org/

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 Hoke, 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 Five Points - 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- Five Points) 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 Five Points. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Five PointsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Five Points. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0168, Longitude: -79.3609       In this case, the coordinates for Five Points 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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