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Welcome to Vander ...

Vander is located in Cumberland County<1>.

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

Vander is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Vander: (910)

Communities near Vander ...

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

  • Fayetteville [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fayetteville
    • Fayetteville [Cumberland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Vander
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 211,705 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fayetteville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayetteville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayetteville<5>
  • Hope Mills [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hope Mills
    • Hope Mills [Cumberland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Vander
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,848 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hope Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hope Mills
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hope Mills<5>
  • Spring Lake [Cumberland County]
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    • Spring Lake [Cumberland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Vander
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,980 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spring Lake<5>
  • Eastover [Cumberland County]
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    • Eastover [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Vander
    • Estimated population in 2015: 3,677 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastover
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Saint Pauls [Robeson County]
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      • Saint Pauls [Robeson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Vander
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,290 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Pauls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Pauls<5>
    • Roseboro [Sampson County]
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      • Roseboro [Sampson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Vander
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,183 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roseboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roseboro<5>
    • Stedman [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stedman
      • Stedman [Cumberland County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Vander
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,082 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stedman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stedman<5>
    • Wade [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wade
      • Wade [Cumberland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Vander
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 588 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wade
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wade<5>
    • Parkton [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkton
      • Parkton [Robeson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Vander
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 430 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parkton<5>
    • Salemburg [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salemburg
      • Salemburg [Sampson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Vander
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 413 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salemburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salemburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salemburg<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vander ...

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

Adding Vander to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Vander 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 Vander was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Vander on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).

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

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About Cumberland County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cumberland County: www.co.cumberland.nc.us/

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 Cumberland, 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 Vander - 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 from Point A (ie- Vander) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Vander. 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 VanderOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vander. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0321, Longitude: -78.7947       In this case, the coordinates for Vander 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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