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Welcome to Newton Grove ...

The town of Newton Grove is located in Sampson County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Newton Grove: Newton Grv.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Newton Grove has a population of 564 people<2> (see below for details).

Newton Grove was established in 1879.

The community of Newton Grove is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Newton Grove lies within the (910) area code.

The ZIP code for Newton Grove: 28366<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Newton Grove had an population of 564 people. This is a decrease of 0.88% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.93% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Newton Grove had a population of 569 people. This makes Newton Grove the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 569 people, the population of Newton Grove decreased 6.11% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 606 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Newton Grove.

Communities near Newton Grove ...

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

  • Smithfield [Johnston County]
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    • Smithfield [Johnston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Newton Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,333 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithfield<6>
  • Dunn [Harnett County]
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    • Dunn [Harnett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Newton Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,684 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunn<6>
  • Clinton [Sampson County]
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    • Clinton [Sampson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Newton Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,332 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<6>
  • Erwin [Harnett County]
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    • Erwin [Harnett County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Newton Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,202 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erwin<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mount Olive [Wayne County]
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      • Mount Olive [Wayne County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Newton Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,661 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Olive<6>
    • Benson [Johnston County]
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      • Benson [Johnston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Newton Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,024 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benson<6>
    • Four Oaks [Johnston County]
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      • Four Oaks [Johnston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Newton Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,387 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Four Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Four Oaks<6>
    • Pine Level [Johnston County]
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      • Pine Level [Johnston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Newton Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,080 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pine Level<6>
    • Princeton [Johnston County]
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      • Princeton [Johnston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Newton Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,425 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Princeton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Princeton<6>
    • Faison [Duplin County]
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      • Faison [Duplin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Newton Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 959 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Faison have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Faison<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Newton Grove ...

Looking for more information about Newton Grove? 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 Newton Grove, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Newton Grove.

Adding Newton Grove to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Sampson County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Newton Grove. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Newton Grove.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Newton Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Newton Grove). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Newton Grove or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Newton Grove) 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 Newton Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Newton GroveOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Newton Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2455, Longitude: -78.3544    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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