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Welcome to Foxfire ...

The village of Foxfire is located in Moore County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Foxfire has a population of 1,045 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Foxfire.

Foxfire is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Foxfire is located in the (910) area code.

Websites for Foxfire ...

Official Website: www.foxfire-village.nc.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Foxfire had an population of 1,045 people. This is an increase of 15.85% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 120.46% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Foxfire had a population of 902 people. This makes Foxfire the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 902 people, the population of Foxfire increased 90.3% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 474 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Foxfire.

Communities Also Named Foxfire ...

While we believe that this Foxfire is located in Moore County, we know of another 2 North Carolina communities named Foxfire. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cumberland and Wayne County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 7 communities that are also named Foxfire - they are located in Delaware, Georgia, Tennessee (2) and Virginia.

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

Communities near Foxfire ...

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

  • Pinehurst [Moore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinehurst
    • Pinehurst [Moore County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Foxfire
    • 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<6>
  • Southern Pines [Moore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southern Pines
    • Southern Pines [Moore County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Foxfire
    • 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<6>
  • Rockingham [Richmond County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockingham
    • Rockingham [Richmond County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Foxfire
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,520 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockingham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockingham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockingham<6>
  • Aberdeen [Moore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aberdeen
    • Aberdeen [Moore County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Foxfire
    • 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<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Whispering Pines [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whispering Pines
      • Whispering Pines [Moore County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Foxfire
      • 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<6>
    • Carthage [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carthage
      • Carthage [Moore County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Foxfire
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,595 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carthage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carthage
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carthage<6>
    • Biscoe [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Biscoe
      • Biscoe [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Foxfire
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,707 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Biscoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Biscoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Biscoe<6>
    • Pinebluff [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinebluff
      • Pinebluff [Moore County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Foxfire
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,647 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinebluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinebluff<6>
    • Robbins [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Robbins
      • Robbins [Moore County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Foxfire
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,241 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Robbins have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Robbins
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Robbins<6>
    • Ellerbe [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellerbe
      • Ellerbe [Richmond County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Foxfire
      • 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<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Foxfire ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within North Carolina

About Moore County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Foxfire: www.foxfire-village.nc.us/

The official website for Moore County: www.co.moore.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 Moore, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Foxfire.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Foxfire - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Foxfire) 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 Foxfire. 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 FoxfireOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Foxfire. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1727, Longitude: -79.5762       In this case, the coordinates for Foxfire have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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