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Welcome to Timberlake ...

Timberlake is located in Person County<1>.

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

Timberlake is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Timberlake: (336)

Communities Also Named Timberlake ...

While we believe that this Timberlake is located in Person County, we know of another 2 North Carolina communities named Timberlake. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cumberland and Wake County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 15 communities that are also named Timberlake - they are located in Georgia, Maryland, Ohio, South Carolina (3), Tennessee (4), Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Timberlake ...

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

  • Roxboro [Person County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roxboro
    • Roxboro [Person County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Timberlake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,383 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roxboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roxboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roxboro<5>
  • Butner [Granville County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Butner
    • Butner [Granville County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Timberlake
    • Estimated population in 2015: 7,751 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butner
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Butner<5>
  • Hillsborough [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillsborough
    • Hillsborough [Orange County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Timberlake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,226 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsborough
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsborough<5>
  • Creedmoor [Granville County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Creedmoor
    • Creedmoor [Granville County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Timberlake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,615 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Creedmoor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creedmoor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Creedmoor<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Stem [Granville County]
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      • Stem [Granville County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Timberlake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 474 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stem
    • Allens Level [Person County]
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      • Allens Level [Person County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Timberlake
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allens Level
    • Rougemont [Durham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rougemont
      • Rougemont [Durham County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Timberlake
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rougemont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rougemont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rougemont<5>
    • Berryland [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berryland
      • Berryland [Orange County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Timberlake
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berryland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berryland
    • Hurdle Mills [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hurdle Mills
      • Hurdle Mills [Person County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Timberlake
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hurdle Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hurdle Mills
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hurdle Mills<5>
    • Roseville [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roseville
      • Roseville [Person County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Timberlake
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roseville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Timberlake ...

Looking for more information about Timberlake? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Timberlake, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Timberlake.

Adding Timberlake to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Timberlake in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Timberlake was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Timberlake on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Carolina

About Person County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Person County: www.personcounty.net/

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 Person, 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 Timberlake - 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 from Point A (ie- Timberlake) 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 Timberlake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TimberlakeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Timberlake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2863, Longitude: -78.9525       In this case, the coordinates for Timberlake 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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