A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Micro, North Carolina
Welcome to Micro ...
The location of Micro has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Micro has a population of 538 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Micro.
Micro is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Micro lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Micro: (919) and (984)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Micro had an population of 538 people. This is an increase of 22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 18.5% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Micro had a population of 441 people. This makes Micro the county's 11th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 441 people, the population of Micro decreased 2.86% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 454 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Micro.
Communities near Micro ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Micro.
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 Micro. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Micro.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Micro. 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 Micro.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Micro. See our Newspapers Page for Micro.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Micro ...
Looking for more information about Micro? 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 Micro, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Micro.
Adding Micro to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Micro 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 Micro was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Micro on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Micro on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Micro. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Johnston County: www.co.johnston.nc.us/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022