Brunswick County, North Carolina

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Brunswick County, North Carolina
Old Brunswick County Courthouse.JPG
Location within North Carolina
Location within North Carolina
Map of the United States highlighting North Carolina
North Carolina's location within the U.S.
Founded1764
Named forDuchy of Brunswick-Lüneburg
SeatBolivia
Largest townLeland
Area
 • Total1,050 sq mi (2,719 km2)
 • Land847 sq mi (2,194 km2)
 • Water203 sq mi (526 km2), 19%
Population
 • (2010)107,431
 • Density127/sq mi (49/km2)
Congressional district7th
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/−4
Websitewww.brunsco.net

Brunswick County is a county in the U.S. state of North Carolina. In 2000, 73,143 people lived there. Its county seat is Bolivia.

History[change | change source]

The county was made in 1764 from parts of Bladen County and New Hanover County.

Government[change | change source]

Brunswick County is part of the local Cape Fear Council of Governments.

Connected counties[change | change source]

These counties are connected to Brunswick County:

Cities and towns[change | change source]

These cities and towns are in Brunswick County:

Other websites[change | change source]