Reidsville, North Carolina
The location of Reidsville
Welcome to Reidsville ...
The city of Reidsville is located in Rockingham County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Reidsville has a population of 13,857 people<1> (see below for details).
Reidsville is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Reidsville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Reidsville is located in the (336) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Reidsville had a population of 14,520 people (which is 15.51% of the total population of Rockingham County). This makes Reidsville the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Reidsville represents 0.15% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 61st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 14,520 people, the population of Reidsville has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (that had a count of 14,485 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Reidsville had an population of 13,857 people. This is a decrease of 4.57% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.34% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near Reidsville ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Reidsville and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Reidsville.
Communities Also Named Reidsville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Reidsville - they are located in Georgia, Nebraska, New York and Ontario.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Reidsville.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.
- We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Reidsville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
- Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Reidsville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
- We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Reidsville. Our list includes 10 papers.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Reidsville:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Reidsville ...
Looking for more information about Reidsville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Reidsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Reidsville.
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Reidsville.|
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|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Reidsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
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|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Reidsville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Reidsville) 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 Reidsville. 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 Reidsville
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Reidsville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3367, Longitude: -79.6732 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Reidsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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