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Welcome to Swepsonville ...
The town of Swepsonville is located in Alamance County<1>.
The location of Swepsonville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Swepsonville has a population of 1,379 people<3> (see below for details).
Swepsonville is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Swepsonville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Swepsonville lies within the (336) area code.
Websites for Swepsonville ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.alamancechamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Swepsonville, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Swepsonville had an population of 1,379 people. This is an increase of 19.5% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 49.57% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Swepsonville had a population of 1,154 people. This makes Swepsonville the county's 8th most populous community.
The population of Swepsonville represents 0.01% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 319th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,154 people, the population of Swepsonville increased 25.16% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 922 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Swepsonville.
Communities near Swepsonville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Swepsonville.
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 Swepsonville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Swepsonville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Swepsonville. 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 Swepsonville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Swepsonville. See our Newspapers Page for Swepsonville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Swepsonville ...
Looking for more information about Swepsonville? 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 Swepsonville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Swepsonville.
Adding Swepsonville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Swepsonville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention that we've found for Swepsonville was the List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<8> From that list, the Swepsonville post office opened in 1878.
We also found Swepsonville in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Swepsonville.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Swepsonville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Alamance County: www.alamance-nc.com/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 20 Mar 2023