Boogertown, North Carolina

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Boogertown, North Carolina
Unincorporated community
Boogertown, North Carolina is located in North Carolina
Boogertown, North Carolina
Boogertown, North Carolina
Location in the U.S. state of North Carolina
Boogertown, North Carolina is located in the US
Boogertown, North Carolina
Boogertown, North Carolina
Boogertown, North Carolina (the US)
Coordinates: Coordinates: 35°13′05″N 81°09′35″W / 35.21806°N 81.15972°W / 35.21806; -81.15972
Country  United States
State  North Carolina
County Gaston
Elevation 784 ft (239 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 704
GNIS feature ID 1019253

Boogertown is an unincorporated community in Gaston County, North Carolina, in the United States.[1]

Moonshiners who warned that the bogeyman lurked in the forest in order to deter visitors caused the name Boogertown to be selected.[2]

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