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Welcome to Manson ...

Manson is located in Warren County<1>.

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

Manson is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Manson is within the boundaries of the (252) area code.

Communities Also Named Manson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Manson - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Manitoba, Montana, Tennessee, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Manson ...

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

  • Henderson [Vance County]
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    • Henderson [Vance County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Manson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,109 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henderson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Henderson<5>
  • Oxford [Granville County]
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    • Oxford [Granville County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Manson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,905 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford 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 Oxford<5>
  • Norlina [Warren County]
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    • Norlina [Warren County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Manson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,040 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norlina<5>
  • Warrenton [Warren County]
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    • Warrenton [Warren County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Manson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 821 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warrenton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Stovall [Granville County]
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      • Stovall [Granville County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Manson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 420 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stovall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Boydton [Mecklenburg County]
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      • Boydton [Mecklenburg County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Manson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 410 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boydton 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 Boydton<5>
    • Kittrell [Vance County]
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      • Kittrell [Vance County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Manson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 155 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kittrell 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 Kittrell<5>
    • Macon [Warren County]
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      • Macon [Warren County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Manson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 109 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Macon 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 Macon<5>
    • Centerville [Franklin County]
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      • Centerville [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Manson
      • Estimated population in 2017: 102 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centerville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Flat Rock [Vance County]
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      • Flat Rock [Vance County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Manson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flat Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Manson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Manson.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Manson ...

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

Adding Manson to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Warren County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Manson. 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 Warren, 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 Manson - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Manson) 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 Manson. 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 MansonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Manson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4218, Longitude: -78.2831       In this case, the coordinates for Manson 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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