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Mount Holly, North Carolina
Welcome to Mount Holly ...
The location of Mount Holly has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Mount Holly: Mt. Holly
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Mount Holly has a population of 16,264 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Mount Holly.
Mount Holly is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Mount Holly lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Mount Holly: (704) and (980)<5>
Websites for Mount Holly ...
Official Website: www.ci.mount-holly.nc.us/
Junior League: www.jlgaston.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mount Holly had an population of 16,264 people. This is an increase of 19.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 69.1% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Mount Holly had a population of 13,656 people (which is 6.63% of the total population of Gaston County). This makes Mount Holly the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Mount Holly represents 0.14% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 64th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 13,656 people, the population of Mount Holly increased 41.98% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 9,618 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Mount Holly.
Communities Also Named Mount Holly ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Mount Holly - they are located in Arkansas, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio (2), South Carolina, Vermont and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mount Holly.
Communities near Mount Holly ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Mount Holly.
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 Mount Holly. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mount Holly.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mount Holly. 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 Mount Holly.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mount Holly. See our Newspapers Page for Mount Holly.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Holly ...
Looking for more information about Mount Holly? 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 Mount Holly, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mount Holly.
Adding Mount Holly to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Mount Holly 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 Mount Holly was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Mount Holly on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Mount Holly on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Mount Holly: www.ci.mount-holly.nc.us/
The official website for Gaston County: www.co.gaston.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