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Wisemans View, North Carolina

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Welcome to Wisemans View ...

Wisemans View is located in Burke County.

A typical abbreviation for Wisemans View: Wisemans Vw.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Wisemans View for more information about variations on the name of Wisemans View.

Wisemans View is 3,430 feet [1,045 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Wisemans View is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Wisemans View lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Wisemans View is located in the (828) area code.

Communities near Wisemans View ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2014<3>
Bakersville   [Map]   455   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Banner Elk   [Map]   1,113   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Drexel   [Map]   1,866   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Elk Park   [Map]   445   N   18 miles [29 km]
Gamewell   [Map]   3,969   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Glen Alpine   [Map]   1,499   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Wisemans View.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wisemans View. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wisemans View. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wisemans View.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Wisemans View:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wisemans View ...

Looking for more information about Wisemans View? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Wisemans View? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Wisemans View, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Wisemans View.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Wisemans View. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wisemans View. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wisemans View - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Wisemans View. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wisemans View) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wisemans View. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9037, Longitude: -81.9054     [Map]. The coordinates for Wisemans View have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wisemans View.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Wisemans View.


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