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Horneytown, North Carolina
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Forsyth
Elevation 912 ft (278 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 336
GNIS feature ID 987072

Horneytown is an unincorporated community in Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States. Horneytown is 5 miles (8.0 km) northwest of High Point.

Horneytown was named for the Horney family of early settlers. It has frequently been noted on lists of unusual place names.

Fire protection services in Horneytown and the surrounding area is provided by the Horneytown Fire Department, a volunteer fire department established in 1958.


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