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Welcome to Glen Acres ...

Glen Acres is located in Scotland County<1>.

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

Glen Acres is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Glen Acres lies within the (910) area code.

Communities Also Named Glen Acres ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Glen Acres - they are located in Alabama, South Carolina and Washington.

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

Communities near Glen Acres ...

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

  • Bennettsville [Marlboro County]
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    • Bennettsville [Marlboro County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Glen Acres
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,455 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bennettsville<5>
  • Hamlet [Richmond County]
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    • Hamlet [Richmond County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Glen Acres
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,356 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamlet<5>
  • Red Springs [Robeson County]
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    • Red Springs [Robeson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Glen Acres
    • 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.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Springs<5>
  • Pembroke [Robeson County]
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    • Pembroke [Robeson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Glen Acres
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,942 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembroke 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 Pembroke<5>
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    • Maxton [Robeson County]
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      • Maxton [Robeson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Glen Acres
      • 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.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maxton<5>
    • McColl [Marlboro County]
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      • McColl [Marlboro County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Glen Acres
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,943 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McColl<5>
    • Rowland [Robeson County]
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      • Rowland [Robeson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Glen Acres
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 985 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rowland 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 Rowland<5>
    • Dobbins Heights [Richmond County]
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      • Dobbins Heights [Richmond County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Glen Acres
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 780 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dobbins Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Wagram [Scotland County]
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      • Wagram [Scotland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Glen Acres
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 772 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wagram have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wagram
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wagram<5>
    • Clio [Marlboro County]
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      • Clio [Marlboro County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Glen Acres
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 645 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clio
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clio<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glen Acres ...

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

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About Scotland County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Scotland County: www.scotlandcounty.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 Scotland, 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 Glen Acres - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Glen Acres) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glen Acres. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7571, Longitude: -79.4695       In this case, the coordinates for Glen Acres 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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