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Welcome to Robbinsville ...

The town of Robbinsville is located in Graham County<1> and is the County Seat for Graham County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Robbinsville has a population of 717 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Robbinsville is 2,060 feet [628 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Robbinsville is within the (828) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Robbinsville had an population of 717 people. This is an increase of 15.65% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.02% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Robbinsville had a population of 620 people (which is 7% of the total population of Graham County). This makes Robbinsville the county's most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 620 people, the population of Robbinsville decreased 17% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 747 people).

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

Communities Also Named Robbinsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Robbinsville - it's located in New Jersey.

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

Communities near Robbinsville ...

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

  • Andrews [Cherokee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Andrews
    • Andrews [Cherokee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Robbinsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,855 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Andrews have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Andrews
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Andrews<6>
  • Hayesville [Clay County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hayesville
    • Hayesville [Clay County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Robbinsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 497 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hayesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hayesville<6>
  • Lake Santeetlah [Graham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Santeetlah
    • Lake Santeetlah [Graham County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Robbinsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43 people
    • Lake Santeetlah has also been known as:
    • Santeetla
    • Santeetlah
    • Santultah
    • Thunderbird Mountain
    • Thunderbird
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Santeetlah
  • Fontana Dam [Graham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fontana Dam
    • Fontana Dam [Graham County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Robbinsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6 people
    • Fontana Dam has also been known as:
    • Fontana Village
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fontana Dam
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fontana Dam<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bear Creek [Graham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bear Creek
      • Bear Creek [Graham County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Robbinsville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bear Creek
    • Yellow Creek [Graham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yellow Creek
      • Yellow Creek [Graham County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Robbinsville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yellow Creek
    • Rhodo [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rhodo
      • Rhodo [Cherokee County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Robbinsville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rhodo
    • Topton [Cherokee County]
    • Buffalo [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buffalo
      • Buffalo [Cherokee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Robbinsville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buffalo
    • Nantahala [Swain County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nantahala
      • Nantahala [Swain County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Robbinsville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nantahala

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Robbinsville ...

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

Adding Robbinsville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Carolina

About Graham County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Graham, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Robbinsville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Robbinsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Robbinsville) 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 Robbinsville. 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 RobbinsvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Robbinsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3230, Longitude: -83.8069       In this case, the coordinates for Robbinsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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