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Welcome to Yorick ...

Yorick is located in Bladen County<1>.

Yorick is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Yorick: (910)

Communities near Yorick ...

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

  • Elizabethtown [Bladen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabethtown
    • Elizabethtown [Bladen County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Yorick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,378 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethtown have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabethtown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabethtown<5>
  • Bladenboro [Bladen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bladenboro
    • Bladenboro [Bladen County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Yorick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,697 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bladenboro have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bladenboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bladenboro<5>
  • White Lake [Bladen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Lake
    • White Lake [Bladen County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Yorick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 742 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Lake<5>
  • Clarkton [Bladen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarkton
    • Clarkton [Bladen County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Yorick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 741 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarkton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarkton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Garland [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garland
      • Garland [Sampson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Yorick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 613 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garland<5>
    • Dublin [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dublin
      • Dublin [Bladen County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Yorick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 328 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dublin have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dublin
    • Tar Heel [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tar Heel
      • Tar Heel [Bladen County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Yorick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 115 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tar Heel have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tar Heel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tar Heel<5>
    • Mount Olive [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Olive
      • Mount Olive [Bladen County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Yorick
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Olive have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Olive
    • White Oak [Bladen County]
    • Abbottsburg [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abbottsburg
      • Abbottsburg [Bladen County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Yorick
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abbottsburg

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Yorick ...

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

Adding Yorick to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Yorick in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Yorick was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Bladen County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bladen County: www.bladeninfo.net/

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 Bladen, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Yorick - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Yorick) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Yorick. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from YorickOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Yorick. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6697, Longitude: -78.6418    
<4>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.
<5>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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