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Laurinburg is a city in Scotland County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named for the McLaurin family, settlers.
The latitude of Laurinburg is 34.773N. The longitude is -79.463W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 226 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 15,552.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Laurinburg demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Scotland County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 28352 ZIP code.
6% of Laurinburg residents report German ancestry, and 4% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Laurinburg ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Laurinburg was $16,165, compared with $21,587 nationally.
22% of Laurinburg residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Laurinburg, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $312. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $840.
Libraries in Laurinburg include Scotland County Memorial Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Laurinburg include Laurinburg Exchange
Scotland County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Laurinburg political report.
The average commute time for Laurinburg workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 1 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Laurinburg between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of .6 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
Hotels in Laurinburg include Holiday Inn Express Laurinburg.
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