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Welcome to Merry Hill ...

Merry Hill is located in Bertie County<1>.

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

Merry Hill was established in 1690.

Merry Hill is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Merry Hill is located in the (252) area code.

Communities near Merry Hill ...

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

  • Williamston [Martin County]
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    • Williamston [Martin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Merry Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,129 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamston<5>
  • Edenton [Chowan County]
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    • Edenton [Chowan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Merry Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,567 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edenton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edenton<5>
  • Windsor [Bertie County]
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    • Windsor [Bertie County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Merry Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,493 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windsor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Windsor<5>
  • Plymouth [Washington County]
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    • Plymouth [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Merry Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,332 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plymouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plymouth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plymouth<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Roper [Washington County]
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      • Roper [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Merry Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 533 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roper have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roper
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roper<5>
    • Jamesville [Martin County]
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      • Jamesville [Martin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Merry Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 440 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jamesville<5>
    • Powellsville [Bertie County]
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      • Powellsville [Bertie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Merry Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 239 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powellsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Askewville [Bertie County]
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      • Askewville [Bertie County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Merry Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 216 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Askewville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Colerain [Bertie County]
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      • Colerain [Bertie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Merry Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 172 people
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    • Ashland [Bertie County]
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      • Ashland [Bertie County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Merry Hill
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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 Merry Hill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Merry Hill.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Merry Hill ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Bertie County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bertie County: www.co.bertie.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 Bertie, 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 Merry Hill - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Merry Hill) 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 Merry Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Merry HillOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Merry Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0118, Longitude: -76.7724       In this case, the coordinates for Merry Hill 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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