Hector Creek (Cape Fear River tributary) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsHector Creek
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Cape Fear River|
|Main source||Buckhorn Creek divide
pond about 0.5 miles northeast of Duncan, North Carolina
435 ft (133 m)
|River mouth||Cape Fear River
about 4 miles southwest of Kipling, North Carolina
115 ft (35 m)
|Length||10.81 mi (17.40 km)|
|River system||Cape Fear River|
|Basin size||19.11 square miles (49.5 km2)|
|Bridges||NC 42, Wagstaff Road, Rock Spring Lane, Rawls Church Road, Baptist Grove Road, Kipling Road, Christian Light Road|
Hector Creek rises in a pond about 0.5 miles northeast of Duncan, North Carolina in Wake County and then flows south to Harnett County to join the Cape Fear River about 4 miles southwest of Kipling, North Carolina.
Hector Creek drains 19.11 square miles (49.5 km2) of area, receives about 46.6 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 410.00 and is about 50% forested.
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