Brunswick County, North Carolina

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Brunswick County, North Carolina
Old Brunswick County Courthouse.JPG
Map of North Carolina highlighting Brunswick County
Location in the U.S. state of North Carolina
Map of the United States highlighting North Carolina
North Carolina's location in the U.S.
Founded 1764
Named for Duchy of Brunswick-Lüneburg
Seat Bolivia
Largest town Leland
 • Total 1,050 sq mi (2,719 km2)
 • Land 847 sq mi (2,194 km2)
 • Water 203 sq mi (526 km2), 19%
 • (2010) 107,431
 • Density 127/sq mi (49/km2)
Congressional district 7th
Time zone Eastern: UTC−5/−4

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]