Red Cross, North Carolina

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Red Cross, North Carolina
Town
Coordinates: 35°15′59″N 80°21′44″W / 35.26639°N 80.36222°W / 35.26639; -80.36222Coordinates: 35°15′59″N 80°21′44″W / 35.26639°N 80.36222°W / 35.26639; -80.36222
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Stanly
Elevation 659 ft (201 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code N/A
Area code(s) 704
GNIS feature ID 2407184[1]
Website redcross-nc.com

Red Cross is a town in Stanly County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 742 as of the 2010 Census.

Geography[edit]

Red Cross is located at 35°15′59″N 80°21′44″W / 35.26639°N 80.36222°W / 35.26639; -80.36222.[2]

History[edit]

With growth resulting from the expansion of suburban communities around Charlotte, Red Cross incorporated on August 1, 2002. The people wanted to keep their area agricultural and rural to the extent that it was possible.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ http://redcross-nc.com/Welcome.html, Retrieved on 2008/11/25.

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