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Welcome to Saint Helena ...

The village of Saint Helena is located in Pender County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Saint Helena: St. Helena

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Saint Helena has a population of 424 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Saint Helena is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Saint Helena: (910)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Saint Helena had an population of 424 people. This is an increase of 9% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.34% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Saint Helena had a population of 389 people. This makes Saint Helena the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 389 people, the population of Saint Helena decreased 1.52% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 395 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Saint Helena.

Communities Also Named Saint Helena ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Saint Helena - they are located in California, Maryland, Nebraska, South Carolina and Virginia.

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

Communities near Saint Helena ...

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

  • Wallace [Duplin County]
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    • Wallace [Duplin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Saint Helena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,859 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallace
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wallace<6>
  • Navassa [Brunswick County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Navassa
    • Navassa [Brunswick County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Saint Helena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,534 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Navassa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Navassa
  • Northwest [Brunswick County]
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    • Northwest [Brunswick County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Saint Helena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 806 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northwest
  • Topsail Beach [Pender County]
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    • Topsail Beach [Pender County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Saint Helena
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 438 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Topsail Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Topsail Beach<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Teachey [Duplin County]
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      • Teachey [Duplin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Saint Helena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 430 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Teachey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Teachey
    • Atkinson [Pender County]
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      • Atkinson [Pender County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Saint Helena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 366 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Atkinson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atkinson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atkinson<6>
    • Watha [Pender County]
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      • Watha [Pender County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Saint Helena
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 247 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Watha have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Watha
    • Rocky Point [Pender County]
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      • Rocky Point [Pender County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Saint Helena
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rocky Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Point<6>
    • Murray Town [Pender County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murray Town
      • Murray Town [Pender County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Saint Helena
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Murray Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murray Town
    • Castle Hayne [New Hanover County]
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      • Castle Hayne [New Hanover County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Saint Helena
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castle Hayne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castle Hayne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Castle Hayne<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Helena ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Carolina

About Pender County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pender County: www.pender-county.com/

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 Pender, 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 Saint Helena.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saint Helena - 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- Saint Helena) 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 Saint Helena. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint HelenaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Helena. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5166, Longitude: -77.9174       In this case, the coordinates for Saint Helena 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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