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Welcome to Hoffman ...

The town of Hoffman is located in Richmond County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hoffman has a population of 569 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Hoffman is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Hoffman: (910)

Websites for Hoffman ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.richmondcountychamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Hoffman, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hoffman had an population of 569 people. This is a decrease of 3.23% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.81% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hoffman had a population of 588 people. This makes Hoffman the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 588 people, the population of Hoffman decreased 5.77% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 624 people).

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

Communities Also Named Hoffman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Hoffman - they are located in Illinois, Maryland (3), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Ontario and Pennsylvania (2).

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

Communities near Hoffman ...

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

  • Pinehurst [Moore County]
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    • Pinehurst [Moore County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Hoffman
    • 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]
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    • Southern Pines [Moore County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Hoffman
    • 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>
  • Laurinburg [Scotland County]
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    • Laurinburg [Scotland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Hoffman
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,896 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurinburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurinburg<6>
  • Rockingham [Richmond County]
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    • Rockingham [Richmond County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Hoffman
    • 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>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Aberdeen [Moore County]
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      • Aberdeen [Moore County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Hoffman
      • 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.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen<6>
    • Hamlet [Richmond County]
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      • Hamlet [Richmond County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Hoffman
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,356 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamlet<6>
    • Raeford [Hoke County]
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      • Raeford [Hoke County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Hoffman
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,956 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raeford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raeford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raeford<6>
    • Whispering Pines [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whispering Pines
      • Whispering Pines [Moore County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Hoffman
      • 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>
    • Pinebluff [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinebluff
      • Pinebluff [Moore County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Hoffman
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,647 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinebluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinebluff<6>
    • Foxfire [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foxfire
      • Foxfire [Moore County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Hoffman
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,061 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foxfire have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foxfire

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hoffman ...

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

Adding Hoffman to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Richmond County: www.co.richmond.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 Richmond, 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 Hoffman.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hoffman - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hoffman) 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 Hoffman. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HoffmanOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hoffman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0313, Longitude: -79.5497       In this case, the coordinates for Hoffman 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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