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Welcome to Masontown ...

Masontown is located in Carteret County<1>.

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

Masontown is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Masontown: (252)

Communities Also Named Masontown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Masontown - they are located in Colorado, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Masontown ...

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

  • Beaufort [Carteret County]
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    • Beaufort [Carteret County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Masontown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,491 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaufort have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaufort
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaufort<5>
  • Oriental [Pamlico County]
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    • Oriental [Pamlico County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Masontown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 860 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oriental have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oriental
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oriental<5>
  • Atlantic [Carteret County]
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    • Atlantic [Carteret County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Masontown
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Atlantic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlantic
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlantic<5>
  • Davis [Carteret County]
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    • Davis [Carteret County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Masontown
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Davis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Davis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davis<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Williston [Carteret County]
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      • Williston [Carteret County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Masontown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williston
    • Smyrna [Carteret County]
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      • Smyrna [Carteret County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Masontown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smyrna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smyrna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<5>
    • Otway [Carteret County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Otway
      • Otway [Carteret County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Masontown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Otway
    • Yucca Village [Carteret County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yucca Village
      • Yucca Village [Carteret County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Masontown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yucca Village
    • Bettie [Carteret County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bettie
      • Bettie [Carteret County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Masontown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bettie
    • Cedar Island [Carteret County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Island
      • Cedar Island [Carteret County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Masontown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Island have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Island<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Masontown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Carolina

About Carteret County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Carteret County: www.co.carteret.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 Carteret, 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 Masontown - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Masontown) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Masontown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8696, Longitude: -76.4155       In this case, the coordinates for Masontown 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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