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Welcome to Red Banks ...

Red Banks is located in Robeson County<1>.

Red Banks is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Red Banks is within the (910) area code.

Communities Also Named Red Banks ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Red Banks - they are located in Mississippi, Virginia and Wisconsin (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Red Banks.

Communities near Red Banks ...

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

  • Lumberton [Robeson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lumberton
    • Lumberton [Robeson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Red Banks
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,239 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumberton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lumberton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lumberton<5>
  • Laurinburg [Scotland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurinburg
    • Laurinburg [Scotland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Red Banks
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,896 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurinburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurinburg<5>
  • Raeford [Hoke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raeford
    • Raeford [Hoke County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Red Banks
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,956 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raeford have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raeford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raeford<5>
  • Red Springs [Robeson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Springs
    • Red Springs [Robeson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Red Banks
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,237 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Springs<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pembroke [Robeson County]
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      • Pembroke [Robeson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Red Banks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,942 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembroke have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pembroke
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pembroke<5>
    • Fairmont [Robeson County]
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      • Fairmont [Robeson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Red Banks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,580 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmont<5>
    • Maxton [Robeson County]
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      • Maxton [Robeson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Red Banks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,332 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maxton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maxton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maxton<5>
    • Saint Pauls [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Pauls
      • Saint Pauls [Robeson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Red Banks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,290 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Pauls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Pauls<5>
    • McColl [Marlboro County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McColl
      • McColl [Marlboro County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Red Banks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,943 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McColl
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McColl<5>
    • Rowland [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rowland
      • Rowland [Robeson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Red Banks
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 985 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rowland have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rowland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rowland<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Red Banks ...

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

Adding Red Banks to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Carolina

About Robeson County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Robeson County: www.co.robeson.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 Robeson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Red Banks - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Red Banks) 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 Red Banks. 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 Red BanksOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Red Banks. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7031, Longitude: -79.2508    
<4>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.
<5>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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