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Sargents Creek
Other name(s) Tributary to Hyco River
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Person
Physical characteristics
Main source Little Duck Creek divide
about 0.25 miles north of Olive Hill, North Carolina
598 ft (182 m)
River mouth Hyco River
about 4 miles east-southeast of Semora, North Carolina
410 ft (120 m)
Length 5.08 mi (8.18 km)
Discharge
  • Average rate:
    7.59 cu ft/s (0.215 m3/s) at mouth with Hyco River
Basin features
Progression north-northwest
River system Roanoke River
Basin size 6.09 square miles (15.8 km2)
Tributaries
  • Left:
    unnamed tributaties
  • Right:
    unnamed tributaries
Bridges Concord Sefco Road, Concord Ceffo Road, Roxboro Plant Road

Sargents Creek is a 5.08 mi (8.18 km) long 1st order tributary to the Hyco River in Person County, North Carolina. Sargents Creek joins the Hyco River within Hyco Lake.

Course

Sargents Creek rises in a pond about 0.25 miles north of Olive Hill, North Carolina and then flows north-northwest to join the Hyco River about 4 miles east-southeast of Semora.

Watershed

Sargents Creek drains 6.09 square miles (15.8 km2) of area, receives about 46.3 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 438.41, and is about 46% forested.

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