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Welcome to Newsoms ...

The town of Newsoms is located in Southampton County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Newsoms has a population of 299 people<1> (see below for details).

Newsoms is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The ZIP code for Newsoms: 23874<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Newsoms had a population of 321 people. This makes Newsoms the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 321 people, the population of Newsoms increased 13.83% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 282 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Newsoms had an population of 299 people. This is a decrease of 6.85% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.03% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Newsoms ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Newsoms and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Conway (NC)   [Map]   749   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Murfreesboro (NC)   [Map]   2,963   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Seaboard (NC)   [Map]   555   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Severn (NC)   [Map]   246   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Winton (NC)   [Map]   737   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Boykins   [Map]   532   SW   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Newsoms.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Newsoms. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Newsoms. 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 Newsoms.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Newsoms:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Newsoms ...

Looking for more information about Newsoms? 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.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Newsoms.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Newsoms - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Newsoms). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Newsoms or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Newsoms) 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 Newsoms. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Newsoms

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Newsoms. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6251, Longitude: -77.1248     [Map].

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