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Henrietta, North Carolina
(Edgecombe County)

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Welcome to Henrietta ...

Henrietta is located in Edgecombe County<1>.

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

Henrietta is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Henrietta lies within the (252) area code.

Communities Also Named Henrietta ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two North Carolina communities named Henrietta: This one is located in Edgecombe County and the other is located in Rutherford County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 14 communities that are also named Henrietta - they are located in Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri (2), New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Henrietta ...

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

  • Rocky Mount [Edgecombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocky Mount
    • Rocky Mount [Edgecombe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Henrietta
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,689 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Mount
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Mount<5>
  • Tarboro [Edgecombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tarboro
    • Tarboro [Edgecombe County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Henrietta
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,575 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tarboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tarboro<5>
  • Farmville [Pitt County]
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    • Farmville [Pitt County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Henrietta
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,747 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
  • Sharpsburg [Edgecombe County]
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    • Sharpsburg [Edgecombe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Henrietta
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,018 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharpsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sharpsburg<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Princeville [Edgecombe County]
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      • Princeville [Edgecombe County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Henrietta
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,901 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Princeville
    • Bethel [Pitt County]
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      • Bethel [Pitt County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Henrietta
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,614 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethel<5>
    • Robersonville [Martin County]
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      • Robersonville [Martin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Henrietta
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,322 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Robersonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Robersonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Robersonville<5>
    • Elm City [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elm City
      • Elm City [Wilson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Henrietta
      • 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<5>
    • Pinetops [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinetops
      • Pinetops [Edgecombe County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Henrietta
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,221 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinetops
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinetops<5>
    • Dortches [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dortches
      • Dortches [Nash County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Henrietta
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 964 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dortches have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dortches

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Henrietta ...

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

Adding Henrietta to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Henrietta 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 Henrietta was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Carolina

About Edgecombe County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Edgecombe, 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 Henrietta - 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- Henrietta) 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 Henrietta. 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 HenriettaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Henrietta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8579, Longitude: -77.5828       In this case, the coordinates for Henrietta 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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