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Snow Hill, North Carolina
(Perquimans County)

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Welcome to Snow Hill ...

Snow Hill is primarily located in Perquimans County<1>. A portion of Snow Hill extends into Chowan County.

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

Snow Hill is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Snow Hill is within the boundaries of the (252) area code.

Communities Also Named Snow Hill ...

While we believe that this Snow Hill is located in Perquimans County, we know of another 4 North Carolina communities named Snow Hill. Those communities are located in the following counties: Greene, Sampson, Stokes and Warren County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 26 communities that are also named Snow Hill - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Florida, Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland (2), New Jersey, Ohio (2), Tennessee, Texas (4), Virginia (2) and West Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Snow Hill.

Communities near Snow Hill ...

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

  • Elizabeth City (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabeth City
    • Elizabeth City lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Snow Hill and is located in Pasquotank County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,013 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabeth City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabeth City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabeth City<5>
  • Edenton (14 miles [22.5 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edenton
    • Edenton lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Snow Hill and is located in Chowan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,567 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edenton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edenton<5>
  • Hertford (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hertford
    • Hertford lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Snow Hill and is located in Perquimans County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,143 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hertford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hertford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hertford<5>
  • Winfall (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winfall
    • Winfall lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Snow Hill and is located in Perquimans County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 620 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winfall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winfall<5>
  • Cofield (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cofield
    • Cofield lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Snow Hill and is located in Hertford County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 363 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cofield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cofield
  • Gatesville (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gatesville
    • Gatesville lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Snow Hill and is located in Gates County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 290 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gatesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gatesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gatesville<5>
  • Colerain (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colerain
    • Colerain lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Snow Hill and is located in Bertie County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 172 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colerain
  • Harrellsville (12 miles [19.3 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrellsville
    • Harrellsville lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Snow Hill and is located in Hertford County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrellsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrellsville
  • Center Hill (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Center Hill
    • Center Hill lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Snow Hill and is located in Chowan County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Center Hill
  • Hobbsville (5 miles [8 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hobbsville
    • Hobbsville lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Snow Hill and is located in Gates County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hobbsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hobbsville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Snow Hill ...

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Snow Hill

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Carolina

About Perquimans County

About North Carolina

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

The official website for Perquimans County: www.co.perquimans.nc.us/

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 Perquimans, 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 Snow Hill - 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- Snow Hill) 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 Snow Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Snow HillOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Snow Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2704, Longitude: -76.5697       In this case, the coordinates for Snow Hill 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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