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The Town of Dortches is located in Edgecombe County in the state of North Carolina (NC).

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Dortches, North Carolina, a Town, in Edgecombe County spans over 7.7 square miles and has a population of 871 citizens who are all invited to join us here on our site.
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Dortches Latitude: 35.9212 Longitude: -77.7312

The Zip Code for Dortches, NC is: 27801

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The Town of Dortches

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Dortches North Carolina Physical Characteristics:

The Town of Dortches has an area of 7.8 square miles
  • Land: 7.8440324324324 Sq. Mi. (100.00%)
  • Water: 0 Sq. Mi.(0.00%)
The Dortches Town takes up 1.5% of the area of Edgecombe County.

Map Location Coordinates:

  • Latitude: +36.0112895
  • Longitude: -077.8566776
Dortches Land Water Pie Chart

Dortches, NC Climate Information:

  • Average Rainfall: 46.21 inches
  • Average Snowfall: 3.8 inches
*Based on annual average for Weather Station USC00317400 ROCKY MT 8 ESE
Latitude: 35.8936 Longitude: -77.6805 Elevation: 33.5 feet.

Dortches, NC Population Data:

According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the population of Dortches was 935 people, which is 1.7 % of the entire population of Edgecombe County.


  • 48.56% Male
  • 51.44% Female


  • 71.230% White
  • 24.171% Black
  • 0.535% Asian
  • 0.21% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0.00% Pacific Islander
  • 1.711% Mixed
  • 2.139% Other


  • 96.26% Not Hispanic or Latino
  • 3.74% Hispanic or Latino
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Dortches, NC Housing Information:

Average Household Size: 2.4
Number of Residences: 422
  • Occupied: 383 (90.76%)
  • Vacant: 39 (9.24%)

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