Robeson County, North Carolina

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Robeson County
Robeson County Courthouse in Lumberton
Robeson County Courthouse in Lumberton
Map of North Carolina highlighting Robeson County
Location within the U.S. state of North Carolina
Map of the United States highlighting North Carolina
North Carolina's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 34°38′N 79°07′W / 34.64°N 79.11°W / 34.64; -79.11
Country United States
State North Carolina
Founded1787
Named forColonel Thomas Robeson
SeatLumberton
Largest cityLumberton
Area
 • Total951 sq mi (2,460 km2)
 • Land949 sq mi (2,460 km2)
 • Water1.8 sq mi (5 km2)  0.2%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2018)
131,831
 • Density141/sq mi (54/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district9th
Websitewww.co.robeson.nc.us

Robeson County is a county in the southern part of the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 134,168.[1] Its county seat is Lumberton.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved October 29, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 7 June 2011.