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Wade, North Carolina
Welcome to Wade ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Wade has a population of 585 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Wade.
Wade is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Wade lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Wade: (910)
The ZIP code for Wade: 28395<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wade had an population of 585 people. This is an increase of 5.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 21.88% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wade had a population of 556 people. This makes Wade the county's 6th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 556 people, the population of Wade increased 15.83% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 480 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wade.
Communities Also Named Wade ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Wade - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida (2), Kansas (2), Maine, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wade.
Communities near Wade ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wade.
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 Wade. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wade.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wade. 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 Wade.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wade. See our Newspapers Page for Wade.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wade ...
Looking for more information about Wade? 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 Wade, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wade.
Adding Wade to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Wade 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 Wade was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Wade on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Wade on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wade. 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/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022