About This Place
Coats is a town in Harnett County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 1,845 at the 2000 census.
Coats is located at 35°24′23″N 78°40′11″W / 35.40639°N 78.66972°W / 35.40639; -78.66972 (35.406372, -78.669588).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.4 square miles (3.6 km²), all of it land.