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Roxboro, North Carolina
Welcome to Roxboro ...
The location of Roxboro has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Roxboro has a population of 8,290 people<2> (see below for details).
Roxboro is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Roxboro lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Roxboro lies within the (336) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Roxboro had a population of 8,362 people (which is 21.19% of the total population of Person County). This makes Roxboro the county's most populous community.
The population of Roxboro represents 0.09% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 95th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 8,362 people, the population of Roxboro decreased 3.84% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 8,696 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Roxboro had an population of 8,290 people. This is a decrease of 0.86% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.67% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Roxboro.
Communities near Roxboro ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Roxboro and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Roxboro.
Communities Also Named Roxboro ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Roxboro - they are located in Maryland, Ontario, Quebec and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Roxboro.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Roxboro:
Websites for Roxboro ...
Official Website: www.roxboronc.org/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roxboro ...
Looking for more information about Roxboro? 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 Roxboro, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Roxboro.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Roxboro: www.roxboronc.org/
The official website for Person County: www.personcounty.net/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Mar 2019