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Welcome to Moltonville ...

Moltonville is located in Sampson County<1>.

Moltonville is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Moltonville: (910)

Communities near Moltonville ...

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

  • Clinton [Sampson County]
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    • Clinton [Sampson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Moltonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,332 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<4>
  • Mount Olive [Wayne County]
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    • Mount Olive [Wayne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Moltonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,661 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Olive<4>
  • Warsaw [Duplin County]
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    • Warsaw [Duplin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Moltonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,084 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warsaw 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 Warsaw<4>
  • Rose Hill [Duplin County]
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    • Rose Hill [Duplin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Moltonville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,620 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rose Hill<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Roseboro [Sampson County]
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      • Roseboro [Sampson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Moltonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,183 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roseboro<4>
    • Faison [Duplin County]
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      • Faison [Duplin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Moltonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 959 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Faison 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 Faison<4>
    • Magnolia [Duplin County]
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      • Magnolia [Duplin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Moltonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 951 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Magnolia have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Kenansville [Duplin County]
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      • Kenansville [Duplin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Moltonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 850 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenansville 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 Kenansville<4>
    • Garland [Sampson County]
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      • Garland [Sampson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Moltonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 613 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garland<4>
    • Newton Grove [Sampson County]
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      • Newton Grove [Sampson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Moltonville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 563 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton Grove<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Moltonville ...

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

Adding Moltonville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Moltonville 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 Moltonville was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Sampson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Moltonville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Moltonville) 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 Moltonville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MoltonvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moltonville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9903, Longitude: -78.2496    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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