Belews Creek, North Carolina

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Belews Creek
Unincorporated community
Belews Creek is located in North Carolina
Belews Creek
Belews Creek
Location within the state of North Carolina
Coordinates: 36°14′40″N 80°4′11″W / 36.24444°N 80.06972°W / 36.24444; -80.06972Coordinates: 36°14′40″N 80°4′11″W / 36.24444°N 80.06972°W / 36.24444; -80.06972
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Forsyth
City Belews Creek Township
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 27009

Belews Creek (sometimes, "Belew Creek") is an unincorporated community in the Belews Creek Township of Forsyth County, North Carolina.


Belews Creek was originally named "Belews Creek Mill" and a post office has been located here since 1831 (Powell 1968, p. 37).


Belews Creek's Zip Code Tabulation Area (Zip Code 27009) has a population of about 2,211 as of the 2000 census. The population is 50.6% male and 49.4% female. About 91% of the population is white, 7.4% African-American, 1.1% Hispanic, and 0.3% of other races. 0.7% of people are two or more races.

The median household income is $50,345 with 2.6% of the population living below the poverty line.

See also[edit]


Powell, William S. (1968), The North Carolina Gazetteer: A Dictionary of Tar Heel Places, Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, ISBN 0-8078-1247-1