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Welcome to Salemburg ...

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

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Salemburg has a population of 415 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Salemburg is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Salemburg is located in the (910) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Salemburg had an population of 415 people. This is a decrease of 4.6% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.51% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Salemburg had a population of 435 people. This makes Salemburg the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 435 people, the population of Salemburg decreased 7.25% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 469 people).

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

Communities near Salemburg ...

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

  • Clinton [Sampson County]
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    • Clinton [Sampson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Salemburg
    • 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]
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    • Eastover [Cumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Salemburg
    • Estimated population in 2015: 3,677 people
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  • Roseboro [Sampson County]
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    • Roseboro [Sampson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Salemburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,183 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roseboro<6>
  • Stedman [Cumberland County]
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    • Stedman [Cumberland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Salemburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,082 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stedman<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Garland [Sampson County]
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      • Garland [Sampson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Salemburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 613 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garland<6>
    • Wade [Cumberland County]
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      • Wade [Cumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Salemburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 588 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wade<6>
    • Newton Grove [Sampson County]
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      • Newton Grove [Sampson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Salemburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 563 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton Grove<6>
    • Turkey [Sampson County]
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      • Turkey [Sampson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Salemburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 292 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turkey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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]
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      • Falcon [Cumberland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Salemburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 250 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falcon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Autryville [Sampson County]
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      • Autryville [Sampson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Salemburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 191 people
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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 Salemburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Salemburg.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Salemburg ...

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

Adding Salemburg to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Salemburg 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 Salemburg was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

We also found Salemburg on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for North Carolina (1956).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Carolina

About Sampson County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Salemburg. 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>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 Salemburg.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Salemburg - 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 from Point A (ie- Salemburg) 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 Salemburg. 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 SalemburgOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Salemburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0154, Longitude: -78.5028       In this case, the coordinates for Salemburg 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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