Wentworth Rockingham County, North Carolina

Wentworth: Small town located in Rockingham County, North Carolina

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Location of Wentworth on North Carolina map.


Wentworth is a town located in the county of Rockingham in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,807 and a population density of 76 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 2,720 inhabitants.


Wentworth is located at 36°24'1"N 79°46'28"W (36.4001400, -79.7744800).


Wentworth forecast: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

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Wentworth Quick Facts

Population : 2,720 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Rockingham County
Postal code : 27375
Phone Area Codes : 336
Area : 36.93 km2
Named for : Charles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquess of Rockingham
Altitude : 741 feet / 226 meters
Capital city : Wentworth is capital of Rockingham County
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 22:48:02 (24th July 2021)
Density : 74 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -3.2% (2010-2019)
Weather : 87℉ Scattered Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Wentworth decreased by 3.2% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,807 - census
2011 2,775 -1.15% estimation process
2012 2,762 -0.47% estimation process
2013 2,741 -0.77% estimation process
2014 2,741 0% estimation process
2015 2,739 -0.07% estimation process
2016 2,724 -0.55% estimation process
2017 2,711 -0.48% estimation process
2018 2,703 -0.3% estimation process
2019 2,720 0.62% estimation process

Rockingham Courthouse, Rockingham Springs, Wentworth

People born in Wentworth (2)

People born in Wentworth, including politician James W. Reid, Dalton L. McMichael, you can see a list of people who born in Wentworth.


College & universities near Wentworth

Code Name City ZIP
199485 Rockingham Community College Wentworth (NC) 27375-0038

Stations (13)

Amtrak & bus stations near Wentworth

Code Name Address Type
GRO J. Douglas Galyon Depot 236 East Washington Street RAIL
DAN Danville 677 Craghead St. RAIL
BNC Burlington 101 North Main Street RAIL
HPT High Point 100 West High St RAIL
UWS Winston-Salem State Univ, Winston-Salem, North Car 601 South Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr BUS

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Rockingham County

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

City Name Population Title
Eden 14,886 Town in North Carolina, U.
Reidsville 13,987 City in North Carolina, United States
Norwood 2,449 Town in Stanly County, North Carolina, United States
Mayodan 2,382 Town in North Carolina, United States
Madison 2,116 Town located in Rockingham County, North Carolina, USA
Stoneville 1,257 Human settlement in Rockingham County, North Carolina, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Wentworth distances to largest North Carolina cities

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