Welcome to Wallace ...
The town of Wallace is primarily located in Duplin County. A portion of Wallace extends into Pender County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Wallace has a population of 3,919 people<1> (see below for details).
Wallace is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Wallace lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Wallace: (910)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wallace had a population of 3,880 people (or 6.63% of the total population of Duplin County). This makes Wallace the county's most populous community.
The population of Wallace represents 0.04% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 162nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,880 people, the population of Wallace increased 16.03% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 3,344 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Wallace had an population of 3,919 people. This is an increase of 1.01% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 17.19% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near Wallace ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Wallace and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Wallace.
Communities Also Named Wallace ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 48 communities that are also named Wallace - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Manitoba, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico (2), New York, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario (2), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wallace.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.
- We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wallace. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
- Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wallace. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
- We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wallace.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Wallace:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wallace ...
Looking for more information about Wallace? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Wallace, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wallace.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wallace. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Duplin County: www.duplincounty.org/
The official website for State of North Carolina: www.ncgov.com/
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wallace.|
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|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wallace - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
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|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Wallace. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wallace) 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 Wallace. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wallace
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wallace. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7354, Longitude: -77.9946 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Wallace have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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