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Welcome to Lilesville ...

The town of Lilesville is located in Anson County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lilesville has a population of 483 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Lilesville is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Lilesville: (704) & (980)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lilesville had an population of 483 people. This is a decrease of 9.89% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.23% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lilesville had a population of 536 people. This makes Lilesville the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 536 people, the population of Lilesville increased 16.78% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 459 people).

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

Adding Lilesville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Communities near Lilesville ...

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

  • Rockingham [Richmond County]
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    • Rockingham [Richmond County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Lilesville
    • 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<7>
  • Hamlet [Richmond County]
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    • Hamlet [Richmond County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Lilesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,356 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamlet
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamlet<7>
  • Cheraw [Chesterfield County]
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    • Cheraw [Chesterfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Lilesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,554 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cheraw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cheraw<7>
  • Wadesboro [Anson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wadesboro
    • Wadesboro [Anson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the west of Lilesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,242 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wadesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wadesboro<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Norwood [Stanly County]
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      • Norwood [Stanly County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Lilesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,469 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwood<7>
    • Polkton [Anson County]
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      • Polkton [Anson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Lilesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,288 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Polkton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Polkton
    • Chesterfield [Chesterfield County]
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      • Chesterfield [Chesterfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Lilesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,401 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesterfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesterfield<7>
    • Mount Gilead [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Gilead
      • Mount Gilead [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Lilesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,141 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Gilead
    • Ellerbe [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellerbe
      • Ellerbe [Richmond County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Lilesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 968 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellerbe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellerbe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellerbe<7>
    • Dobbins Heights [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dobbins Heights
      • Dobbins Heights [Richmond County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Lilesville
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dobbins Heights

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lilesville ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Anson County: www.co.anson.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 Anson, 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 Lilesville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lilesville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (980) is an overlay for area code (704).
<6>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- Lilesville) 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 Lilesville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LilesvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lilesville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9675, Longitude: -79.9845       In this case, the coordinates for Lilesville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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