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Sunset Park, North Carolina
(New Hanover County)

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Welcome to Sunset Park ...

Sunset Park is located in New Hanover County<1>.

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

Sunset Park is near sea level<3>.

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

Sunset Park is within the boundaries of the (910) area code.

Communities Also Named Sunset Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two North Carolina communities named Sunset Park: This one is located in New Hanover County and the other is located in Haywood County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 8 communities that are also named Sunset Park - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Kansas (2), Maine, Ontario and Tennessee.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sunset Park.

Communities near Sunset Park ...

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

  • Wilmington [New Hanover County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilmington
    • Wilmington [New Hanover County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Sunset Park
    • 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]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leland
    • Leland [Brunswick County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Sunset Park
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leland<5>
  • Boiling Spring Lakes [Brunswick County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boiling Spring Lakes
    • Boiling Spring Lakes [Brunswick County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Sunset Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,430 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boiling Spring Lakes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boiling Spring Lakes
  • Carolina Beach [New Hanover County]
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    • Carolina Beach [New Hanover County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Sunset Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,369 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carolina Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carolina Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carolina Beach<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Southport [Brunswick County]
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      • Southport [Brunswick County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Sunset Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,088 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southport<5>
    • Navassa [Brunswick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Navassa
      • Navassa [Brunswick County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Sunset Park
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Navassa
    • Wrightsville Beach [New Hanover County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wrightsville Beach
      • Wrightsville Beach [New Hanover County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Sunset Park
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrightsville Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wrightsville Beach<5>
    • Belville [Brunswick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belville
      • Belville [Brunswick County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Sunset Park
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belville
    • Kure Beach [New Hanover County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kure Beach
      • Kure Beach [New Hanover County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Sunset Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,077 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kure Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kure Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kure Beach<5>
    • Northwest [Brunswick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northwest
      • Northwest [Brunswick County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Sunset Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 806 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northwest

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sunset Park ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About New Hanover County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sunset Park. 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 Sunset Park - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Sunset Park) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunset Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2024, Longitude: -77.9472       In this case, the coordinates for Sunset Park 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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