Robeson County is a county in the southern part of the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 134,168. Its county seat is Lumberton. The county was formed in 1787 from part of Bladen County. It was named in honor of Col. Thomas Robeson of Tar Heel, a hero of the Revolutionary War. Wikipedia
Founded: 1787
Population: 130,625 (2019)
County seat: Lumberton
Points of interest: Lumber River State Park, Exploration Station, MORE
Colleges and Universities: Robeson Community College, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke