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Welcome to Roseboro ...

The town of Roseboro is located in Sampson County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Roseboro has a population of 1,183 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Roseboro is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Roseboro: (910)

The ZIP code for Roseboro: 28382<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Roseboro had an population of 1,183 people. This is a decrease of 0.67% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.63% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Roseboro had a population of 1,191 people. This makes Roseboro the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Roseboro represents 0.01% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 315th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,191 people, the population of Roseboro decreased 6% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,267 people).

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

Communities Also Named Roseboro ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Roseboro - they are located in Alabama and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Roseboro ...

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

  • Clinton [Sampson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
    • Clinton [Sampson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Roseboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,332 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<6>
  • Eastover [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eastover
    • Eastover [Cumberland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Roseboro
    • Estimated population in 2015: 3,677 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastover
  • Stedman [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stedman
    • Stedman [Cumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Roseboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,082 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stedman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stedman<6>
  • Garland [Sampson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garland
    • Garland [Sampson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Roseboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 613 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garland<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wade [Cumberland County]
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      • Wade [Cumberland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Roseboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 588 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wade
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wade<6>
    • Salemburg [Sampson County]
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      • Salemburg [Sampson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Roseboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 413 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salemburg have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salemburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salemburg<6>
    • Turkey [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turkey
      • Turkey [Sampson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Roseboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 292 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turkey have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turkey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Turkey<6>
    • Falcon [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falcon
      • Falcon [Cumberland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Roseboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 250 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falcon have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falcon
    • Autryville [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Autryville
      • Autryville [Sampson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Roseboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 191 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Autryville
    • Concord [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Concord
      • Concord [Sampson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Roseboro
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Concord have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Concord

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roseboro ...

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

Adding Roseboro to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Roseboro. 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 Sampson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Roseboro.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Roseboro - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 town (such as Roseboro). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Roseboro or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Roseboro) 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 Roseboro. 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 RoseboroOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roseboro. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9565, Longitude: -78.5106    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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