Semora, North Carolina

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Semora, North Carolina
Unincorporated community
Semora is located in North Carolina
Location within the state of North Carolina
Coordinates: 36°29′55″N 79°08′56″W / 36.49861°N 79.14889°W / 36.49861; -79.14889Coordinates: 36°29′55″N 79°08′56″W / 36.49861°N 79.14889°W / 36.49861; -79.14889
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Caswell and Person
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 27343

Semora is an unincorporated community in Caswell County, North Carolina. It lies just northwest of Hyco Lake and has some presence in Person County. Semora is home to one of the oldest churches in North Carolina, the Red House Presbyterian Church.[1]

Neighboring North Carolina communities and municipalities include: Yanceyville, Milton, Roxboro, Leasburg, and Blanch. Alton, Virginia, is a neighbor to the north.

The population was 1,716 at the 2010 census.

In addition to the Red House Presbyterian Church, Wildwood is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[2]


  1. ^ Red House Presbyterian Church
  2. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 

HYCO LAKE is name after the HICO native American tribe that lived in the area prior to 1750.