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Kingstown, North Carolina
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Location of Kingstown, North Carolina
Location of Kingstown, North Carolina
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Cleveland
Area
 • Total 1.76 sq mi (4.56 km2)
 • Land 1.76 sq mi (4.56 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
925 ft (282 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 681
 • Estimate 
(2019)
677
 • Density 384.66/sq mi (148.48/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
28150
Area code(s) 704
FIPS code 37-35890
GNIS feature ID 1004627

Kingstown is a town in Cleveland County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 681 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Kingstown is located at 35°21′32″N 81°37′3″W / 35.35889°N 81.61750°W / 35.35889; -81.61750 (35.358757, -81.617501).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.8 square miles (4.7 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1990 956
2000 845 −11.6%
2010 681 −19.4%
2019 (est.) 677 −0.6%
U.S. Decennial Census

2020 census

Kingstown racial composition
Race Number Percentage
White (non-Hispanic) 56 8.54%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic) 579 88.26%
Asian 2 0.3%
Other/Mixed 10 1.52%
Hispanic or Latino 9 1.37%

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 656 people, 194 households, and 135 families residing in the town.

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