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Welcome to Riegelwood ...

Riegelwood is located in Columbus County<1>.

Riegelwood is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Riegelwood: (910)

The ZIP code for Riegelwood: 28456<3>

Communities near Riegelwood ...

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

  • Leland [Brunswick County]
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    • Leland [Brunswick County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Riegelwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,647 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leland have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leland<6>
  • Navassa [Brunswick County]
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    • Navassa [Brunswick County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Riegelwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,534 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Navassa have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Navassa
  • Belville [Brunswick County]
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    • Belville [Brunswick County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Riegelwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,135 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belville
  • Lake Waccamaw [Columbus County]
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    • Lake Waccamaw [Columbus County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Riegelwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,392 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Waccamaw have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Waccamaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Waccamaw<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Northwest [Brunswick County]
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      • Northwest [Brunswick County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Riegelwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 806 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northwest
    • Bolton [Columbus County]
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      • Bolton [Columbus County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Riegelwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 632 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bolton<6>
    • East Arcadia [Bladen County]
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      • East Arcadia [Bladen County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Riegelwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 470 people
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    • Sandyfield [Columbus County]
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      • Sandyfield [Columbus County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Riegelwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 415 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandyfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandyfield
    • Atkinson [Pender County]
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      • Atkinson [Pender County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Riegelwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 366 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Atkinson have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atkinson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atkinson<6>
    • Sandy Creek [Brunswick County]
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      • Sandy Creek [Brunswick County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Riegelwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 319 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandy Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy Creek

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Riegelwood ...

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

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About Columbus County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Columbus County: www.columbusco.org/main

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 Columbus, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Riegelwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 community (such as Riegelwood). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Riegelwood or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Riegelwood) 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 Riegelwood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RiegelwoodOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Riegelwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3403, Longitude: -78.2257    
<5>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.
<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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