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Magnolia, North Carolina
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Welcome to Magnolia ...

Magnolia is located in Duplin County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Magnolia has a population of 953 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Magnolia is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Magnolia lies within the (910) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Magnolia had an population of 953 people. This is an increase of 1.49% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.25% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Magnolia had a population of 939 people. This makes Magnolia the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 939 people, the population of Magnolia has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 932 people).

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

Communities Also Named Magnolia ...

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

Beyond North Carolina, there are 57 communities that are also named Magnolia - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (4), Colorado (2), Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (5), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana (9), Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey (4), New York, North Dakota, Ohio, South Carolina (2), Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Magnolia ...

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

  • Clinton [Sampson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
    • Clinton [Sampson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Magnolia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,332 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<6>
  • Wallace [Duplin County]
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    • Wallace [Duplin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Magnolia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,859 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallace
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wallace<6>
  • Warsaw [Duplin County]
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    • Warsaw [Duplin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Magnolia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,084 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warsaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warsaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warsaw<6>
  • Rose Hill [Duplin County]
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    • Rose Hill [Duplin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Magnolia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,620 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rose Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rose Hill<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Beulaville [Duplin County]
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      • Beulaville [Duplin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Magnolia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,295 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beulaville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beulaville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beulaville<6>
    • Faison [Duplin County]
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      • Faison [Duplin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Magnolia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 959 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Faison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Faison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Faison<6>
    • Kenansville [Duplin County]
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      • Kenansville [Duplin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Magnolia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 850 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenansville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenansville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenansville<6>
    • Greenevers [Duplin County]
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      • Greenevers [Duplin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Magnolia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 649 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenevers have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenevers
    • Calypso [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calypso
      • Calypso [Duplin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Magnolia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calypso have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calypso
    • Teachey [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Teachey
      • Teachey [Duplin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Magnolia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 430 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Teachey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Teachey

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Magnolia. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Magnolia.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Magnolia ...

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

Adding Magnolia to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in North Carolina

About Duplin County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Duplin County: www.duplincounty.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 Duplin, 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 Magnolia.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Magnolia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Magnolia) 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 Magnolia. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MagnoliaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Magnolia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8949, Longitude: -78.0547       In this case, the coordinates for Magnolia 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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