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Welcome to River Road ...

River Road is located in Beaufort County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for River Road: River Rd.

River Road is near sea level<3>.

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

River Road is located in the (252) area code.

Communities Also Named River Road ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named River Road - they are located in California, Georgia, Oregon and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for River Road.

Communities near River Road ...

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

  • Washington [Beaufort County]
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    • Washington [Beaufort County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of River Road
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,487 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<5>
  • Vanceboro [Craven County]
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    • Vanceboro [Craven County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of River Road
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 955 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vanceboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vanceboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vanceboro<5>
  • Chocowinity [Beaufort County]
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    • Chocowinity [Beaufort County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of River Road
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 770 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chocowinity have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chocowinity
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chocowinity<5>
  • Aurora [Beaufort County]
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    • Aurora [Beaufort County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of River Road
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 511 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aurora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Simpson [Pitt County]
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      • Simpson [Pitt County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of River Road
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 483 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Simpson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Simpson
    • Grimesland [Pitt County]
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      • Grimesland [Pitt County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of River Road
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 441 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grimesland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grimesland
    • Bath [Beaufort County]
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      • Bath [Beaufort County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of River Road
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 241 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bath have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bath
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bath<5>
    • Pantego [Beaufort County]
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      • Pantego [Beaufort County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of River Road
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 175 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pantego have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pantego
    • Bear Grass [Martin County]
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      • Bear Grass [Martin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of River Road
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 65 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bear Grass have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bear Grass
    • Rosedale [Beaufort County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosedale
      • Rosedale [Beaufort County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of River Road
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosedale

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for River Road ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in North Carolina

About Beaufort County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Beaufort County: www.co.beaufort.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 Beaufort, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around River Road - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- River Road) 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 River Road. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from River RoadOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in River Road. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5068, Longitude: -76.9908       In this case, the coordinates for River Road have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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