Richland Creek (Deep River tributary, Randolph) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsRichland Creek
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Deep River|
|Main source||confluence of North and South Prong Richland Creek
about 0.25 miles northeast of Harveys Mountain
573 ft (175 m)
|River mouth||Deep River
about 1 mile northwest of Cheeks, North Carolina
351 ft (107 m)
|Length||15.00 mi (24.14 km)|
|River system||Deep River|
|Basin size||66.06 square miles (171.1 km2)|
|Bridges||Old Cox Road, Old Humble Mill Road, Fairview Farm Road, Old NC 13, Kemp Mill Road, Little Beane Store Road, Picketts Mill Road, Erect Road, Riverside Road|
Richland Creek is formed at the confluence of North and South Prong about 0.25 miles northeast of Harveys Mountain in Randolph County, North Carolina and then flows southeasterly to join the Deep River about 1 mile northwest of Cheeks, North Carolina.
Richland Creek drains 66.06 square miles (171.1 km2) of area, receives about 47.1 in/year of precipitation, and has a wetness index of 387.93 and is about 58% forested.
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