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Wallace, North Carolina
Welcome to Wallace ...
The location of Wallace has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Wallace has a population of 3,868 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Wallace.
Wallace is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Wallace lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Wallace lies within the (910) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wallace had an population of 3,868 people. This is a decrease of 0.31% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15.67% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wallace had a population of 3,880 people (which is 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 (which had a count of 3,344 people).
More information can be found on the Census 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.
Communities near Wallace ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wallace.
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 Wallace. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wallace.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Wallace.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wallace. See our Newspapers 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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.
Adding Wallace to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Wallace 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 Wallace was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Wallace on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Wallace on our Genealogy Page.
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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: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022