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Welcome to Abner ...

Abner is located in Montgomery County<1>.

Abner is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Abner lies within the (910) area code.

Adding Abner to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Abner in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Abner was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Abner on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Abner ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Abner - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Abner.

Communities near Abner ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Abner.

  • Asheboro [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Asheboro
    • Asheboro [Randolph County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Abner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,023 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Asheboro have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Asheboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Asheboro<5>
  • Albemarle [Stanly County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albemarle
    • Albemarle [Stanly County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Abner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,344 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albemarle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albemarle<5>
  • Troy [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
    • Troy [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Abner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,293 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<5>
  • Badin [Stanly County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Badin
    • Badin [Stanly County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Abner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,934 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Badin have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Badin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Badin<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Biscoe [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Biscoe
      • Biscoe [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Abner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,707 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Biscoe have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Biscoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Biscoe<5>
    • Denton [Davidson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Denton
      • Denton [Davidson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Abner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,700 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Denton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Denton<5>
    • Robbins [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Robbins
      • Robbins [Moore County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Abner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,241 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Robbins have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Robbins
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Robbins<5>
    • Star [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Star
      • Star [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Abner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 849 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Star have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Star
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Star<5>
    • Candor [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Candor
      • Candor [Montgomery County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Abner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 817 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Candor have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Candor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Candor<5>
    • New London [Stanly County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abner. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Abner.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abner. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Abner.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Abner. See our Newspapers Page for Abner.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abner ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Carolina

About Montgomery County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Montgomery County: www.montgomery-county-nc.gov/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Montgomery, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abner - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Abner) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Abner. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AbnerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4985, Longitude: -79.9064    
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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