North Carolina Sampson County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Sampson County, North Carolina. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in North Carolina Sampson County.

1. Branch Library BRYAN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 302 West Weeksdale Street, Newton Grove, NC 28366
Phone Number: (910) 594-1260 Sampson N/A N/A

2. Central Library J.C. HOLLIDAY LIBRARY
Street Address: 217 Graham Street, Clinton, NC 28328
Phone Number: (910) 592-4153 Sampson N/A N/A

3. Branch Library MIRIAM B. LAMB MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 144 South Church Avenue, Garland, NC 28441
Phone Number: (910) 529-2441 Sampson N/A N/A

4. Branch Library ROSEBORO PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 300 West Roseboro Street, Roseboro, NC 28382
Phone Number: (910) 525-5436 Sampson N/A N/A

5. Bookmobile SAMPSON-CLINTON PUBLIC LIBRARY BOOKMOBILE
217 Graham Street, Clinton, NC 28328
Phone Number: (910) 592-4154 Sampson N/A N/A

6. Library System SAMPSON-CLINTON PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM
217 Graham Street, Clinton, NC 28328
Phone Number: (910) 592-4153 Sampson 200,263 180,466

Overview of Sampson County, North Carolina

Sampson County is a county located in the state of North Carolina. As of 2000, the population is 60,161. Its county seat is Clinton.

History

The county was formed in 1784 from Duplin County. It was named for John Sampson, who was the first register of deeds of Duplin County and the first mayor of Wilmington, North Carolina.

Law and government

Sampson County is a member of the regional Mid-Carolina Council of Governments.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,454 km² (947 mi²). 2,449 km² (945 mi²) of it is land and 5 km² (2 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.21% water.

Townships

The county is divided into nineteen townships: Belvoir, Dismal, Franklin, Halls, Herring, Honeycutt, Lisbon, Little Coharie, McDaniels, Mingo, Newton Grove, North Clinton, Piney Grove, Plain View, South Clinton, South River, Taylors Bridge, Turkey, and Westbrook.

Adjacent Counties

  • Johnston County, North Carolina- north
  • Wayne County, North Carolina- northeast
  • Duplin County, North Carolina- east
  • Pender County, North Carolina- southeast
  • Bladen County, North Carolina- southwest
  • Cumberland County, North Carolina- west
  • Harnett County, North Carolina- northwest

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 60,161 people, 22,273 households, and 16,214 families residing in the county. The population density is 25/km² (64/mi²). There are 25,142 housing units at an average density of 10/km² (27/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 59.76% White, 29.95% Black or African American, 1.81% Native American, 0.31% Asian, 0.09% Pacific Islander, 6.95% from other races, and 1.13% from two or more races. 10.77% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 22,273 households out of which 33.40% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.60% are married couples living together, 14.30% have a female householder with no husband present, and 27.20% are non-families. 23.70% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.20% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.64 and the average family size is 3.09.

In the county the population is spread out with 25.80% under the age of 18, 9.40% from 18 to 24, 29.70% from 25 to 44, 22.30% from 45 to 64, and 12.80% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 35 years. For every 100 females there are 98.20 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 95.90 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $31,793, and the median income for a family is $38,072. Males have a median income of $26,806 versus $20,657 for females. The per capita income for the county is $14,976. 17.60% of the population and 13.50% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 21.50% of those under the age of 18 and 21.50% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Autryville
  • Bonnetsville
  • Clinton
  • Delway
  • Garland
  • Ingold
  • Ivanhoe
  • Keener
  • Newton Grove
  • Plain View
  • Roseboro
  • Salemburg
  • Spiveys Corner
  • Turkey
  • Vann Crossroads