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Welcome to Fremont ...

The town of Fremont is located in Wayne County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Fremont has a population of 1,264 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Fremont is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Fremont: (919) and (984)<4>

The ZIP code for Fremont: 27830<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fremont had an population of 1,264 people. This is an increase of 0.72% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.6% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fremont had a population of 1,255 people. This makes Fremont the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Fremont represents 0.01% of the total population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 308th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,255 people, the population of Fremont decreased 14.22% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,463 people).

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

Communities Also Named Fremont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Fremont - they are located in Alabama, California (3), Colorado (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (6), Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York (2), Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Fremont ...

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

  • Wilson [Wilson County]
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    • Wilson [Wilson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Fremont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,479 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilson<7>
  • Goldsboro [Wayne County]
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    • Goldsboro [Wayne County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Fremont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,447 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goldsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goldsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goldsboro<7>
  • Selma [Johnston County]
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    • Selma [Johnston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Fremont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,323 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selma<7>
  • La Grange [Lenoir County]
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    • La Grange [Lenoir County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Fremont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,614 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Grange have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Grange
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Grange<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pine Level [Johnston County]
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      • Pine Level [Johnston County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Fremont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,080 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pine Level<7>
    • Kenly [Johnston County]
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      • Kenly [Johnston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Fremont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,624 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenly have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenly<7>
    • Snow Hill [Greene County]
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      • Snow Hill [Greene County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Fremont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,483 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Hill<7>
    • Princeton [Johnston County]
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      • Princeton [Johnston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Fremont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,425 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Princeton have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Princeton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Princeton<7>
    • Elm City [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elm City
      • Elm City [Wilson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Fremont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,296 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elm City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elm City<7>
    • Lucama [Wilson County]
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      • Lucama [Wilson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Fremont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,155 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lucama have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lucama
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lucama<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fremont ...

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

Adding Fremont to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Fremont 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 Fremont was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Fremont on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Fremont on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Wayne County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wayne County: www.waynegov.com/

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 Wayne, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fremont.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fremont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (984) is an overlay for area code (919).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Fremont). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Fremont or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Fremont) 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 Fremont. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from FremontOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fremont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5442, Longitude: -77.9753    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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