Spruce Pine, Mitchell County, North Carolina

Spruce Pine: Town in North Carolina, United States of America

About

Spruce Pine is a town located in the county of Mitchell in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,175 and a population density of 211 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,126 inhabitants.

The town was created 109 years ago in 1912.

Quick Facts about Spruce Pine

Population : 2,126 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Mitchell County
Postal code : 28777
Phone Area Codes : 828
Area : 10.3 km2
Altitude : 2,559 feet / 780 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1913 (109 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 13:02:24 (11th August 2022)
Density : 206 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.3% (2010-2020)
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Location of Spruce Pine on North Carolina map.
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Downtown Spruce Pine NC
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Geography

Spruce Pine is located at 35°54'55"N 82°3'52"W (35.9154000, -82.0645600).

Spruce Pine map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Spruce Pine decreased by 2.3% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,175 - census
2011 2,219 1.98% estimation process
2012 2,209 -0.45% estimation process
2013 2,203 -0.27% estimation process
2014 2,186 -0.78% estimation process
2015 2,175 -0.51% estimation process
2016 2,164 -0.51% estimation process
2017 2,156 -0.37% estimation process
2018 2,149 -0.33% estimation process
2019 2,143 -0.28% estimation process
2020 2,126 -0.8% estimation process

Spruce Pine zip code is 28777. County name: Mitchell, County fips: 37121

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People born in Spruce Pine (2)

People born in Spruce Pine, including football player and coach Claude "Hoot" Gibson, news anchor Gerri Willis, .

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Schools in Spruce Pine

College & universities near Spruce Pine, NC

Code Name City ZIP
198914 Mayland Community College Spruce Pine (NC) 28777

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Spruce Pine, NC

Code Name Address Type
SPB Spartanburg 290 Magnolia St RAIL
GAS Gastonia 350 Hancock Street RAIL

Post offices near Spruce Pine

Post Office Name City ZIP
Spruce Pin Post Office Spruce Pine (NC) 28777

Other cities in Mitchell County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Mitchell County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Richlands 1,718 Town in North Carolina, USA
Bailey 569 Town in Nash County, North Carolina, United States
Bakersville 441 Township in Mitchell County, North Carolina

Distance to Other Cities

Spruce Pine distances to largest North Carolina cities