Blackwood, North Carolina

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Blackwood, North Carolina
Blackwood, North Carolina is located in North Carolina
Blackwood, North Carolina
Location of Blackwood in North Carolina
Blackwood, North Carolina is located in the United States
Blackwood, North Carolina
Blackwood, North Carolina (the United States)
Coordinates: 35°59′33″N 79°04′20″W / 35.99250°N 79.07222°W / 35.99250; -79.07222Coordinates: 35°59′33″N 79°04′20″W / 35.99250°N 79.07222°W / 35.99250; -79.07222
CountryUnited States
StateNorth Carolina
CountyOrange
Elevation482 ft (147 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)919
GNIS feature ID981568[1]

Blackwood is an unincorporated community in Orange County, North Carolina, United States. It is located on North Carolina Highway 86, north of Eubanks, and is next to a train line running from Hillsborough to Carrboro.

The primary commercial area of Blackwood is at the intersection of Hwy 86 South and Mill House Rd. to the west and Mt. Sinai Rd. to the east. Allen & Son Barbecue, located by the train track, was an institution for many UNC students and alumni before it closed in 2018.

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