North Carolina - From Statehood to 1800

Between 1775 and 1800, at least eighty-eight (88) new towns were established in NC

Town

Year
Established

Present-Day County
 

Town

Year
Established

Present-Day County

Washington

1776

Beaufort
 

Germantown

1792

Hyde

Morgantown

1777

Burke
 

Henderson

1792

Montgomery

Tyrrell C.H. (New)

1777

Tyrrell
 

Jonesburgh

1792

Camden

Chatham

1778

Chatham
 

Raleigh

1792

Wake

Mulberry Fields

1778

Wilkes
 

Smithville

1792

Brunswick

Cherry Chapel

1779

Northampton
 

Asheborough

1793

Randolph

Gilbert Town

1779

Rutherford
 

Chapel Hill

1793

Orange

Louisburg

1779

Franklin
 

Columbia

1793

Tyrell

Pleasant Grove

1779

Washington
 

Elizabeth City

1793

Pasquotank

Richmond

1779

Surry
 

Indian Town

1793

Camden

Trenton

1779

Jones
 

Roxborough

1793

Person

Warrenton

1779

Warren
 

Huntsville

<1795

Surry

Hope

1780

Forsyth
 

Leaksville

1795

Rockingham

Friedland

1780

Forsyth
 

Mount Tirzah

1795

Person

Gatesville

1780

Gates
 

Sneedsborough

1795

Anson

Leasburg

1783

Caswell
 

Tindallsville

1795

Montgomery

Wadesborough

1783

Anson
 

Carthage

1796

Moore

Swansborough

1783

Onslow
 

Concord

1796

Cabarrus

Rockingham

1784

Richmond
 

Hoggs Town

<1796

Martin

Walkersburgh

1784

Brunswick
 

Milton

1796

Caswell

Blountsville

1785

Martin
 

Richland Chapel 

<1796

Onslow

Duplin C.H. (New) 

1785

Duplin
 

Asheville

1797

Buncombe

Greenville

1785

Pitt
 

New Currituck

<1797

Hyde

Haw River

1785

Alamance
 

New Lebanon

<1797

Camden

James Town 

1785

Martin
 

Princeton

<1797

Hertford

Lincolnton

1785

Lincoln
 

Alfordton

<1799

Moore

Mount Airy

1785

Surry
 

Appleby

<1799

Bladen

Scotland Neck

1785

Halifax
 

Belfort

<1799

Bladen

Murfreesboro

1787

Hertford
 

Belvedere

<1799

Brunswick

Pittsborough

1787

Chatham
 

Boone

<1799

Sampson

Plymouth

1787

Washington
 

Catawba Springs

<1799

Lincoln

Rockingham C.H.

1787

Rockingham
 

Clarendon

<1799

Brunswick

Rutherfordton

1787

Rutherford
 

Greenfield

<1799

Wake

Waynesborough

1787

Wayne
 

Huntersville

<1799

Lincoln

Allemance

1788

Guilford
 

Jamestown

<1799

Guilford

Johnstonville

1788

Randolph
 

Lenox Castle

<1799

Rockingham

Lumberton

1788

Robeson
 

Mount Prospect

<1799

Edgecombe

Fayetteville

1789

Cumberland
 

Orton

<1799

Brunswick

Statesville

1789

Iredell
 

Saint Patrick

<1799

Wake

Germantown

1790

Stokes
 

Scull Camp

<1799

Surry

Rockford

1790

Surry
 

Washington C.H.

<1799

Washington

Clinton C.H.

1790

Sampson
 

Wentworth

1799

Rockingham

Averysborough

1791

Harnett
 

Woodbury

<1799

Johnston

Glasgow C.H.

1791

Abolished 1799
 

Spring Hill

<1800

Scotland

Caswell C.H.

1792

Caswell
 

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