Coordinates: 35°19′13″N 78°27′18″W / 35.32028°N 78.45500°W Peacocks Crossroads (formerly Meadow) is an unincorporated community in Johnston County, North Carolina at the intersection of North Carolina Highway 96 and North Carolina Highway 50. It lies at an elevation of 200 feet (61 m).
It was the home of John William Wood Sr. who owned and donated the land in Peacocks Crossroads on which Meadow School was built.
Peacocks Crossroads is the location of Meadow Lights, an annual display of Christmas lights.
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Peacocks Crossroads, North Carolina