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Welcome to Trotville ...

Trotville is located in Gates County<1>.

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

Trotville is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Trotville is within the boundaries of the (252) area code.

Communities near Trotville ...

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

  • Hertford [Perquimans County]
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    • Hertford [Perquimans County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Trotville
    • 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>
  • Winton [Hertford County]
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    • Winton [Hertford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Trotville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 712 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winton<5>
  • Winfall [Perquimans County]
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    • Winfall [Perquimans County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Trotville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 620 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winfall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winfall<5>
  • Cofield [Hertford County]
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    • Cofield [Hertford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Trotville
    • 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gatesville [Gates County]
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      • Gatesville [Gates County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Trotville
      • 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 [Bertie County]
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      • Colerain [Bertie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Trotville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 172 people
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    • Harrellsville [Hertford County]
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      • Harrellsville [Hertford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Trotville
      • 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.
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    • Acorn Hill [Gates County]
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      • Acorn Hill [Gates County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Trotville
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    • Sunbury [Gates County]
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      • Sunbury [Gates County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Trotville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunbury<5>
    • Ryland [Chowan County]
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      • Ryland [Chowan County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Trotville
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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 Trotville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Trotville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Trotville ...

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

Adding Trotville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Trotville 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 Trotville was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Gates County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Gates County: www.gatescounty.govoffice2.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 Gates, 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 Trotville - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Trotville) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Trotville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3690, Longitude: -76.5977       In this case, the coordinates for Trotville 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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