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Welcome to Skippers Corner ...

Skippers Corner is located in New Hanover County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Skippers Corner: Skippers Cor. (or less commonly used: Skippers Crn.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Skippers Corner for more information about variations on the name of Skippers Corner.

Skippers Corner is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Skippers Corner: (910)

Communities near Skippers Corner ...

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

  • Wilmington [New Hanover County]
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    • Wilmington [New Hanover County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Skippers Corner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 124,794 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilmington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilmington<5>
  • Leland [Brunswick County]
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    • Leland [Brunswick County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Skippers Corner
    • 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.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leland<5>
  • Burgaw [Pender County]
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    • Burgaw [Pender County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Skippers Corner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,127 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burgaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burgaw<5>
  • Navassa [Brunswick County]
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    • Navassa [Brunswick County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Skippers Corner
    • 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.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wrightsville Beach [New Hanover County]
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      • Wrightsville Beach [New Hanover County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Skippers Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,516 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wrightsville Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wrightsville Beach<5>
    • Belville [Brunswick County]
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      • Belville [Brunswick County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Skippers Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,135 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Northwest [Brunswick County]
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      • Northwest [Brunswick County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Skippers Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 806 people
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    • Topsail Beach [Pender County]
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      • Topsail Beach [Pender County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Skippers Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 438 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Topsail Beach<5>
    • Saint Helena [Pender County]
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      • Saint Helena [Pender County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Skippers Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 428 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Helena have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Atkinson [Pender County]
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      • Atkinson [Pender County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Skippers Corner
      • 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<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 Skippers Corner. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Skippers Corner.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Skippers Corner ...

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

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About New Hanover County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for New Hanover County: www.nhcgov.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 New Hanover, 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 Skippers Corner - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Skippers Corner) 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 Skippers Corner. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Skippers CornerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Skippers Corner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3460, Longitude: -77.9025       In this case, the coordinates for Skippers Corner 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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