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Welcome to Pink Hill ...

The town of Pink Hill is located in Lenoir County<1>.

The location of Pink Hill has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pink Hill has a population of 513 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Pink Hill is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Pink Hill lies within the (252) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pink Hill had an population of 513 people. This is a decrease of 7.07% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.54% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pink Hill had a population of 552 people. This makes Pink Hill the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 552 people, the population of Pink Hill increased 5.95% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 521 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Pink Hill.

Communities Also Named Pink Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Pink Hill - they are located in Missouri and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Pink Hill.

Communities near Pink Hill ...

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

  • Kinston [Lenoir County]
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    • Kinston [Lenoir County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Pink Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,849 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kinston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kinston<6>
  • La Grange [Lenoir County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Grange
    • La Grange [Lenoir County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Pink Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,614 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Grange have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Grange
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Grange<6>
  • Richlands [Onslow County]
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    • Richlands [Onslow County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Pink Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,718 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richlands have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richlands
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richlands<6>
  • Beulaville [Duplin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beulaville
    • Beulaville [Duplin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Pink Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,295 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beulaville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beulaville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beulaville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Walnut Creek [Wayne County]
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      • Walnut Creek [Wayne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Pink Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 864 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walnut Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut Creek
    • Kenansville [Duplin County]
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      • Kenansville [Duplin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Pink Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 850 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenansville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenansville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenansville<6>
    • Greenevers [Duplin County]
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      • Greenevers [Duplin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Pink Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 649 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenevers have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenevers
    • Seven Springs [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seven Springs
      • Seven Springs [Wayne County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Pink Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 111 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seven Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seven Springs<6>
    • Kornegay [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kornegay
      • Kornegay [Duplin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Pink Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kornegay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kornegay
    • Leon [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leon
      • Leon [Duplin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Pink Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leon

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pink Hill ...

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

Adding Pink Hill to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Pink Hill 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 Pink Hill was on a map titled Road Map for North Carolina (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Carolina

About Lenoir County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lenoir County: www.co.lenoir.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 Lenoir, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pink Hill.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pink Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Pink Hill) 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 Pink Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pink HillOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pink Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0562, Longitude: -77.7434       In this case, the coordinates for Pink Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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