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Black Run Creek
Other name(s) Tributary to Dutch Buffalo Creek
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Cabarrus
Physical characteristics
Main source Second Creek divide
about 4 miles northeast of Watts Crossroads, North Carolina
770 ft (230 m)
River mouth Dutch Buffalo Creek
about 2 miles north of Mount Pleasant, North Carolina
562 ft (171 m)
Length 5.12 mi (8.24 km)
Discharge
Basin features
Progression generally south
River system Pee Dee River
Basin size 6.05 square miles (15.7 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaries
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries
Bridges Kluttz Road, Haystack Drive, Gold Hill Road

Black Run Creek is a 5.12 mi (8.24 km) long 1st order tributary to Dutch Buffalo Creek in Cabarrus County, North Carolina.

Course

Black Run Creek rises about 4 miles northeast of Watts Crossroads, North Carolina, and then follows a southerly course to join Dutch Buffalo Creek about 2 miles north of Mount Pleasant.

Watershed

Black Run Creek drains 6.05 square miles (15.7 km2) of area, receives about 47.1 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 433.00, and is about 43% forested.

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