NEW HILL - A post office was established here in 1832. The community was incorporated in 1907, but its charter was repealed a decade later in 1917.
New Hill is located in Southern Wake County along Old US 1. In years now long past, New Hill was a very busy crossroads along US 1. Two service stations, a motor lodge, an ice cream stand, and a general store were located at US 1 and New Hill/Olive Chapel Roads.