Ossipee, North Carolina

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Ossipee, North Carolina
town
Ossipee Dam on the Reedy Fork of the Haw River
Ossipee Dam on the Reedy Fork of the Haw River
Ossipee is located in North Carolina
Ossipee
Ossipee
Location within the state of North Carolina
Coordinates: 36°10′46″N 79°30′24″W / 36.17944°N 79.50667°W / 36.17944; -79.50667Coordinates: 36°10′46″N 79°30′24″W / 36.17944°N 79.50667°W / 36.17944; -79.50667
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Alamance
Area
 • Total 0.62 sq mi (1.61 km2)
 • Land 0.61 sq mi (1.57 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.04 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 543
 • Density 896/sq mi (345.9/km2)
Time zone Eastern Time Zone (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 27244
FIPS code 37-49600

Ossipee is an incorporated town in northwestern Alamance County in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Ossipee is one of the newer municipalities in the state, as it was incorporated officially on December 9, 2002.[1] It was part of the Altamahaw-Ossipee census-designated place until its incorporation.[2] The town had a 2010 population of 543.[3] The town belongs to the Piedmont Triad metropolitan area.

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