Harnett County, North Carolina

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Harnett County, North Carolina
Map of North Carolina highlighting Harnett County
Location in the state of North Carolina
Map of the USA highlighting North Carolina
North Carolina's location in the U.S.
Founded 1855
Seat Lillington
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

601 sq mi (1,557 km²)

6 sq mi (16 km²), 1.05%
 - (2000)
 - Density

153/sq mi (59/km²)
Website: www.harnett.org

Harnett County is a county in the state of North Carolina, United States. In 2000, 91,025 people lived there. Its county seat is Lillington.

History[change | change source]

The county was made in 1855 from Cumberland County. It was named for Cornelius Harnett.

Government[change | change source]

Harnett County is a member of the Mid-Carolina Council of Governments.

Connected Counties[change | change source]

Cities and Towns[change | change source]

These cities and towns are in Harnett County:

Other websites[change | change source]