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North Carolina

Map of North Carolina
Locator Map of North Carolina

    • Land Area:
      (land) 48,711 sq miles
      (water) 5,103 sq miles
      (TOTAL) 63,814 sq miles
  • Land Area: (all states)
  • Horizontal Width: 421 miles from Great Smoky Mountains National Park, east to Roanoke Island.
  • Vertical Length: 182 miles from Sunset Beach, straight north to the Virginia border

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering States: (4) South Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee and Virginia
  • Counties: (100) Map
  • County: (largest by population) Mecklenburg 827,445
  • Geographic Center: about 11 miles to the NW of Sanford in Charham County
  • Highest Point: Mt. Mitchell, at 6,684 ft.
  • Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean, 0 ft.
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • Mean Elevation: 707 ft.
  • Relative Location

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