Gibsonville, North Carolina
The location of Gibsonville
Welcome to Gibsonville ...
The town of Gibsonville is primarily located in Alamance County. A portion of Gibsonville extends into Guilford County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Gibsonville has a population of 7,096 people<1> (see below for details).
Gibsonville is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Gibsonville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Gibsonville is within the boundaries of the (336) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Gibsonville had a population of 6,410 people. This makes Gibsonville the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Gibsonville represents 0.07% of the total population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 112nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,410 people, the population of Gibsonville increased 46.61% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,372 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Gibsonville had an population of 7,096 people. This is an increase of 10.7% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 62.31% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near Gibsonville ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Gibsonville and not the distance if you drove.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Gibsonville.
Communities Also Named Gibsonville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Gibsonville - they are located in Alabama, California, New York, Ohio and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gibsonville.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.
- We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gibsonville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
- Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gibsonville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
- We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gibsonville.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Gibsonville:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gibsonville ...
Looking for more information about Gibsonville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Gibsonville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Gibsonville.
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gibsonville.|
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|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gibsonville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
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|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Gibsonville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gibsonville) 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 Gibsonville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gibsonville
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gibsonville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0994, Longitude: -79.5425 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Gibsonville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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