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Welcome to Silver City ...

Silver City is located in Hoke County<1>.

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

Silver City is 240 feet [73 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Silver City: (910)

Communities Also Named Silver City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Silver City - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, California (3), Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, Nevada (2), New Mexico, Oklahoma, Ontario, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (6), Utah and Yukon.

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

Communities near Silver City ...

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

  • Fayetteville [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fayetteville
    • Fayetteville [Cumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Silver City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 211,705 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fayetteville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayetteville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayetteville<5>
  • Pinehurst [Moore County]
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    • Pinehurst [Moore County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Silver City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,014 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pinehurst have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinehurst
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinehurst<5>
  • Hope Mills [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hope Mills
    • Hope Mills [Cumberland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Silver City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,848 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hope Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hope Mills
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hope Mills<5>
  • Southern Pines [Moore County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southern Pines
    • Southern Pines [Moore County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Silver City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,070 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southern Pines have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southern Pines
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southern Pines<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Spring Lake [Cumberland County]
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      • Spring Lake [Cumberland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Silver City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,980 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spring Lake<5>
    • Aberdeen [Moore County]
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      • Aberdeen [Moore County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Silver City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,339 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aberdeen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen<5>
    • Whispering Pines [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whispering Pines
      • Whispering Pines [Moore County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Silver City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,461 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whispering Pines have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whispering Pines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whispering Pines<5>
    • Red Springs [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Springs
      • Red Springs [Robeson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Silver City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,237 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Springs<5>
    • Maxton [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maxton
      • Maxton [Robeson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Silver City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,332 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maxton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maxton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maxton<5>
    • Saint Pauls [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Pauls
      • Saint Pauls [Robeson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Silver City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,290 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Pauls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Pauls<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Silver City ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for North Carolina

About Hoke County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hoke County: www.hokecounty.org/

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 Hoke, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Silver City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Silver City) 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 Silver City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Silver CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Silver City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9960, Longitude: -79.2261       In this case, the coordinates for Silver City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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