Hallsboro, North Carolina

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Hallsboro, North Carolina
Unincorporated community
Hallsboro, North Carolina is located in North Carolina
Hallsboro, North Carolina
Location of Hallsboro in North Carolina
Coordinates: 34°19′21″N 78°35′56″W / 34.32250°N 78.59889°W / 34.32250; -78.59889Coordinates: 34°19′21″N 78°35′56″W / 34.32250°N 78.59889°W / 34.32250; -78.59889
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Columbus
Elevation[1] 59 ft (18 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 28442
Area code(s) 910
FIPS code 37-37047
GNIS feature ID 986326[1]
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Hallsboro is an unincorporated community in Columbus County, North Carolina, United States.

Population[edit]

Hallsboro has an estimated population of 1,937.

Crime rates[edit]

Because there are no specific crime rates for the town of Hallsboro, the data was taken from Columbus County. Crime Number (Estimate) Total 3,076 Murder 8; Rape 11; Robbery 58; Aggravated Assault 205; Burglary 991; Theft 1,603; Motor vehicle thefts 190; Coverage indicator 98% [3]

Education[edit]

There is an elementary school and middle school in Hallsboro. There is no high school in Hallsboro, the students attend East Columbus High School of Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina. There are no libraries in Hallsboro; the closest is the Rube McCray Memorial Library located 5.3 miles away in Lake Waccamaw, NC.[4]

Geography[edit]

Hallsboro is located at 34°19′21″N 78°35′56″W / 34.322391°N 78.598902°W / 34.322391; -78.598902 (34.322391, -78.598902).[1] It lies 59 feet (18 m) above sea level. The town is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

Surrounding cities[edit]

Surrounding cities include Lake Waccamaw (about 5 mi away), Brunswick (about 6 mi away), Whiteville (6 mi to the west), Bolton (11 mi to the east), and Clarkton (11 mi to the north).

Local parks and attractions[edit]

Although there are no state parks in the city of Hallsboro, the Lake Waccamaw State Park is located only miles away.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Price, North Carolina. Retrieved on 2008-06-28.
  2. ^ "Hallsboro NC". ZIP Code Lookup. Retrieved 2008-06-28. 
  3. ^ Crime
  4. ^ Search for Public Libraries - Search Results
  5. ^ Lake Waccamaw State Park. N.C. Division of Parks and Recreation. Retrieved on 2008-06-28.