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Welcome to Washington Park ...

The town of Washington Park is located in Beaufort County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Washington Park has a population of 429 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Washington Park is near sea level<4>.

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

Washington Park lies within the (252) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Washington Park had an population of 429 people. This is a decrease of 4.88% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.5% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Washington Park had a population of 451 people. This makes Washington Park the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 451 people, the population of Washington Park increased 2.5% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 440 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Washington Park.

Communities Also Named Washington Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two North Carolina communities named Washington Park: This one is located in Beaufort County and the other is located in Davidson County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 23 communities that are also named Washington Park - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida (3), Illinois (2), Maryland, Missouri, New Jersey (2), Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina (2), Virginia (3) and Washington.

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

Communities near Washington Park ...

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

  • Vanceboro [Craven County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vanceboro
    • Vanceboro [Craven County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Washington Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 955 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vanceboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vanceboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vanceboro<6>
  • Chocowinity [Beaufort County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chocowinity
    • Chocowinity [Beaufort County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Washington Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 770 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chocowinity have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chocowinity
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chocowinity<6>
  • Simpson [Pitt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Simpson
    • Simpson [Pitt County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Washington Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 483 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Simpson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Simpson
  • Grimesland [Pitt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grimesland
    • Grimesland [Pitt County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Washington Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 441 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grimesland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grimesland
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bath [Beaufort County]
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      • Bath [Beaufort County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Washington Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 241 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bath have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bath
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bath<6>
    • Bear Grass [Martin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bear Grass
      • Bear Grass [Martin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Washington Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 65 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bear Grass have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bear Grass
    • Rosedale [Beaufort County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosedale
      • Rosedale [Beaufort County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Washington Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosedale
    • Pinetown [Beaufort County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinetown
      • Pinetown [Beaufort County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Washington Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinetown
    • Whitepost [Beaufort County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitepost
      • Whitepost [Beaufort County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Washington Park
      • Whitepost has also been known as:
      • White Post
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitepost
    • Pactolus [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pactolus
      • Pactolus [Pitt County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Washington Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pactolus

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Washington Park ...

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

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About Beaufort County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Beaufort County: www.co.beaufort.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 Beaufort, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Washington Park.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Washington Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Washington Park) 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 Washington Park. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Washington ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Washington Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5328, Longitude: -77.0315       In this case, the coordinates for Washington Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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