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Madison, North Carolina
Welcome to Madison ...
The town of Madison is located in Rockingham County.
The location of Madison has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Madison: MAD-i-sun<2>
When the people of Madison refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Madisonian<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Madison has a population of 2,134 people<4> (see below for details).
Madison is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Madison lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Madison is located in the (336) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Madison had a population of 2,246 people. This makes Madison the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Madison represents 0.02% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 234th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,246 people, the population of Madison has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,262 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Madison had an population of 2,134 people. This is a decrease of 4.99% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.66% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Madison.
Communities near Madison ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Madison and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Madison.
Communities Also Named Madison ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 41 communities that are also named Madison - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Maine, Maryland, Michigan (3), Minnesota (2), Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Madison.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Madison:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Madison ...
Looking for more information about Madison? 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 Madison, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Madison.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Rockingham County: www.co.rockingham.nc.us/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019