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Welcome to Saint James ...

The town of Saint James is located in Brunswick County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Saint James: St. James

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Saint James has a population of 6,256 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Saint James is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Saint James: (910)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Saint James had an population of 6,256 people. This is an increase of 97.66% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 678.11% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Saint James had a population of 3,165 people. This makes Saint James the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Saint James represents 0.03% of the total population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 194th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,165 people, the population of Saint James increased 293.66% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 804 people).

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

Communities Also Named Saint James ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Saint James - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana (2), Manitoba, Maryland (3), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Saint James ...

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

  • Leland [Brunswick County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leland
    • Leland [Brunswick County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Saint James
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,647 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leland<6>
  • Boiling Spring Lakes [Brunswick County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boiling Spring Lakes
    • Boiling Spring Lakes [Brunswick County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Saint James
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,430 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boiling Spring Lakes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boiling Spring Lakes
  • Carolina Beach [New Hanover County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carolina Beach
    • Carolina Beach [New Hanover County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Saint James
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,369 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carolina Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carolina Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carolina Beach<6>
  • Shallotte [Brunswick County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shallotte
    • Shallotte [Brunswick County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Saint James
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,409 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shallotte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shallotte<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Southport [Brunswick County]
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      • Southport [Brunswick County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Saint James
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,088 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southport<6>
    • Kure Beach [New Hanover County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kure Beach
      • Kure Beach [New Hanover County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Saint James
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,077 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kure Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kure Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kure Beach<6>
    • Ocean Isle Beach [Brunswick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ocean Isle Beach
      • Ocean Isle Beach [Brunswick County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Saint James
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 709 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ocean Isle Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ocean Isle Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ocean Isle Beach<6>
    • Holden Beach [Brunswick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holden Beach
      • Holden Beach [Brunswick County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Saint James
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 675 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holden Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holden Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holden Beach<6>
    • Varnamtown [Brunswick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Varnamtown
      • Varnamtown [Brunswick County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Saint James
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 603 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Varnamtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Varnamtown
    • Caswell Beach [Brunswick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caswell Beach
      • Caswell Beach [Brunswick County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Saint James
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 438 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caswell Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caswell Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caswell Beach<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 James. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Saint James.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint James ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for North Carolina

About Brunswick County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Brunswick County: www.brunsco.net/

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 Brunswick, 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 James.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saint James - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Saint James) 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 James. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint JamesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint James. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9453, Longitude: -78.1141       In this case, the coordinates for Saint James 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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