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Welcome to Mesic ...

The coastal town of Mesic is located in Pamlico County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mesic has a population of 209 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Mesic is near sea level<3>.

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

Mesic lies within the (252) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mesic had an population of 209 people. This is a decrease of 5% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.68% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mesic had a population of 220 people. This makes Mesic the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 220 people, the population of Mesic decreased 14.4% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 257 people).

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

Communities near Mesic ...

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

  • Bayboro [Pamlico County]
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    • Bayboro [Pamlico County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Mesic
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,242 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bayboro have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bayboro<6>
  • Oriental [Pamlico County]
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    • Oriental [Pamlico County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Mesic
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 860 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oriental have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oriental
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oriental<6>
  • Alliance [Pamlico County]
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    • Alliance [Pamlico County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Mesic
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 759 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alliance have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alliance
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alliance<6>
  • Grantsboro [Pamlico County]
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    • Grantsboro [Pamlico County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Mesic
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 651 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grantsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grantsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grantsboro<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Arapahoe [Pamlico County]
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      • Arapahoe [Pamlico County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Mesic
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 534 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arapahoe have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arapahoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arapahoe<6>
    • Aurora [Beaufort County]
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      • Aurora [Beaufort County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Mesic
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 511 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aurora have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<6>
    • Minnesott Beach [Pamlico County]
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      • Minnesott Beach [Pamlico County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Mesic
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 423 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minnesott Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minnesott Beach
    • Stonewall [Pamlico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stonewall
      • Stonewall [Pamlico County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Mesic
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 269 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonewall have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonewall
    • Hobucken [Pamlico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hobucken
      • Hobucken [Pamlico County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Mesic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hobucken have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hobucken
    • Bay City [Pamlico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay City
      • Bay City [Pamlico County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Mesic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay City

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mesic ...

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

Adding Mesic to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Carolina

About Pamlico County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pamlico County: www.co.pamlico.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 Pamlico, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mesic.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mesic - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mesic) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mesic. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MesicOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mesic. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2026, Longitude: -76.6479    
<5>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.
<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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