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Mebane, North Carolina
Welcome to Mebane ...
The location of Mebane has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Mebane: MEB-in<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Mebane has a population of 16,241 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Mebane.
Mebane is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Mebane lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Mebane: (919) and (984)<6>
Websites for Mebane ...
Official Website: www.cityofmebane.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mebane had an population of 16,241 people. This is an increase of 42.55% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 122.97% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Mebane had a population of 11,393 people (which is 7.54% of the total population of Alamance County). This makes Mebane the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Mebane represents 0.12% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 76th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 11,393 people, the population of Mebane increased 56.41% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,284 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Mebane.
Communities Also Named Mebane ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two North Carolina communities named Mebane: This one is located in Alamance County and the other is located in Rockingham County.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mebane.
Communities near Mebane ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Mebane.
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 Mebane. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mebane.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mebane. 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 Mebane.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mebane. See our Newspapers Page for Mebane.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mebane ...
Looking for more information about Mebane? 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 Mebane, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mebane.
Adding Mebane to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Mebane 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 Mebane was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Mebane on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Mebane on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Mebane: www.cityofmebane.com/
The official website for Alamance County: www.alamance-nc.com/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 22 Nov 2021