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Welcome to Ramseur ...

The town of Ramseur is located in Randolph County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ramseur has a population of 1,683 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Ramseur is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Ramseur: (336)

The ZIP code for Ramseur: 27316<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ramseur had an population of 1,683 people. This is a decrease of 0.53% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.98% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ramseur had a population of 1,692 people. This makes Ramseur the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Ramseur represents 0.02% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 268th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,692 people, the population of Ramseur increased 6.55% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,588 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Ramseur.

Communities near Ramseur ...

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

  • Asheboro [Randolph County]
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    • Asheboro [Randolph County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Ramseur
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,023 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Asheboro have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Asheboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Asheboro<7>
  • Siler City [Chatham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Siler City
    • Siler City [Chatham County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Ramseur
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,415 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Siler City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Siler City<7>
  • Pleasant Garden [Guilford County]
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    • Pleasant Garden [Guilford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Ramseur
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,990 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Garden have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Garden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Garden<7>
  • Randleman [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Randleman
    • Randleman [Randolph County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Ramseur
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,137 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Randleman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Randleman<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Liberty [Randolph County]
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      • Liberty [Randolph County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Ramseur
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,671 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<7>
    • Staley [Randolph County]
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      • Staley [Randolph County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Ramseur
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 401 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Staley have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Staley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Staley<7>
    • Seagrove [Randolph County]
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      • Seagrove [Randolph County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Ramseur
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 231 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seagrove have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seagrove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seagrove<7>
    • Cedar Falls [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Falls
      • Cedar Falls [Randolph County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Ramseur
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Falls
    • Coleridge [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coleridge
      • Coleridge [Randolph County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Ramseur
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coleridge
    • Melanchton [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melanchton
      • Melanchton [Randolph County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Ramseur
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melanchton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ramseur ...

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

Adding Ramseur to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Carolina

About Randolph County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Randolph County: www.co.randolph.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 Randolph, 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 Ramseur.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ramseur - 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 Ramseur). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ramseur 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ramseur) 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 Ramseur. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RamseurOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ramseur. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7333, Longitude: -79.6523    
<6>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.
<7>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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