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South Henderson, North Carolina

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The location of South Henderson

Welcome to South Henderson ...

South Henderson is located in Vance County.

The location of South Henderson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for South Henderson: S. Henderson

South Henderson is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

South Henderson is within the boundaries of the (252) area code.

Communities near South Henderson ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from South Henderson and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Franklinton   [Map]   2,132   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Kittrell   [Map]   161   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Louisburg   [Map]   3,533   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Middleburg   [Map]   139   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Norlina   [Map]   1,063   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Oxford   [Map]   8,752   W   9 miles [14.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for South Henderson.

Communities Also Named South Henderson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named South Henderson - it's located in Illinois.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for South Henderson.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around South Henderson. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of South Henderson. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around South Henderson.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for South Henderson:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Henderson ...

Looking for more information about South Henderson? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Carolina

About Vance County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Vance County:

The official website for State of North Carolina:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around South Henderson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- South Henderson) 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 South Henderson. 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 South Henderson

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Henderson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3082, Longitude: -78.4067     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Henderson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for South Henderson.

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