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Burgaw

Pender County,

North Carolina

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The North Carolina state capital is Raleigh.


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28425

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Burgaw is approximately 4,371 (2009), 3872 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,051 (2000), 1287 (2010).

The amount of land area in Burgaw is 8.9 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Burgaw is 3.4 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Burgaw to Washington DC is 304 miles. The distance to the North Carolina state capital is 97 miles. (as the crow flies)
Burgaw is positioned 34.55 degrees north of the equator and 77.92 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Burgaw elevation is 46 feet above sea level.
Burgaw per capita income is $15,173 (2009).
Burgaw median income is $37,324 (2009).

The Burgaw median home price is $151,496 (2009).

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Location

Burgaw location: about 23 miles north of Wilmington, in southeast North Carolina. Other nearby communities include: St Helena, Watha, Wallace, Castle Hayne, Atkinson, Skippers Corner, Teachey and Ivanhoe.

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Climate & Weather

Burgaw average annual precipitation is 37.31 inches per year.
Burgaw average temperature is 63.8 degrees F.
The average low temperature is 50.8 degrees F.
The average high temperature is 76.8 degrees F.
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History & History Related Items

Burgaw history:

Burgaw was named after a group of Indians that resided along a creek in Western Pender County, NC. Burgaw grew from a Wilmington & Weldon Train Depot and was incorporated in 1879. It is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. It was known as Cypress Grove before 1854 when all that was here was a small trading post. It was at this time when the post office department in Washington, D.C. began to call it Burgaw Depot. The railroad actually deeded land to the county for the settlement of the town and the building of a new courthouse. Burgaw was incorporated as a town on 25 February 1879.

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The settling of Burgaw: 1850
The incorporation date of Burgaw: 1879

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Attractions

Burgaw attractions:

The county seat of Pender County, Burgaw, NC is located 25 miles north of Wilmington, NC just off I-40. Downtown Burgaw has the amenities required when traveling for business or leisure. Bugraw surrounds you with that nearly forgotten "small-town charm", with good, old fashioned Southern hospitality.

The business community consists of warm and friendly retail merchants and an industrial community that boasts some of the Cape Fear areas best corporate partners. Together they combine to offer a full range of services o the community. Growth is in the near future for Burgaw and the town's goal is to allow for the growth while preserving the essence that makes Burgaw, NC so unique.

Home of the North Carolina Blueberry Festival

Home of the Spring Fest with homemade crafts and lots of great food. Held in May each year.
Phone: (910) 259-4844

Historic Burgaw Train Depot
115 South Dickerson Street
Burgaw, NC

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