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Welcome to Warrenton ...

The town of Warrenton is located in Warren County<1> and is the County Seat for Warren County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Warrenton has a population of 830 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Warrenton.

Warrenton is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Warrenton is located in the (252) area code.

The ZIP code for Warrenton: 27589<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Warrenton had an population of 830 people. This is a decrease of 3.71% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.34% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Warrenton had a population of 862 people. This makes Warrenton the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 862 people, the population of Warrenton increased 6.29% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 811 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Warrenton.

Adding Warrenton to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Communities Also Named Warrenton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Warrenton - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Manitoba, Mississippi, Missouri, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Warrenton.

Communities near Warrenton ...

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

  • Henderson [Vance County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henderson
    • Henderson [Vance County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Warrenton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,109 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henderson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Henderson<6>
  • Littleton [Halifax County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Littleton
    • Littleton [Halifax County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Warrenton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 584 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Littleton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Littleton<6>
  • Middleburg [Vance County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middleburg
    • Middleburg [Vance County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Warrenton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 138 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middleburg have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middleburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middleburg<6>
  • Macon [Warren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Macon
    • Macon [Warren County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Warrenton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 109 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Macon have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Macon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Macon<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Centerville [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centerville
      • Centerville [Franklin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Warrenton
      • Estimated population in 2017: 102 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centerville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerville
    • Soul City [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soul City
      • Soul City [Warren County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Warrenton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soul City have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soul City
    • Wise [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wise
      • Wise [Warren County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Warrenton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wise have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wise
    • Manson [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manson
      • Manson [Warren County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Warrenton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manson have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manson<6>
    • Church Hill [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Church Hill
      • Church Hill [Warren County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Warrenton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Church Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Church Hill
    • Vaughan [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vaughan
      • Vaughan [Warren County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Warrenton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vaughan have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vaughan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vaughan<6>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Warrenton. Our list includes 15 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Warrenton.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Warrenton ...

Looking for more information about Warrenton? 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 Warrenton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Warrenton.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Warren County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Warren, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Warrenton.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Warrenton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Warrenton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Warrenton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Warrenton) 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 Warrenton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WarrentonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Warrenton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3985, Longitude: -78.1552    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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