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Welcome to Adley ...

Adley is located in Wilkes County<1>.

The location of Adley has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Adley is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adley is located in the (336) area code.

Adding Adley to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Adley in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Adley was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Adley on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).

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

Communities near Adley ...

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

  • North Wilkesboro [Wilkes County]
  • Taylorsville [Alexander County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylorsville
    • Taylorsville [Alexander County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Adley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,140 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylorsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylorsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylorsville<5>
  • Ronda [Wilkes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ronda
    • Ronda [Wilkes County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Adley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 406 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ronda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ronda
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ronda<5>
  • Cedar Rock [Caldwell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Rock
    • Cedar Rock [Caldwell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Adley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 299 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Cedar Rock has also been known as:
    • Cedar Rock village
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Rock
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Love Valley [Iredell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Love Valley
      • Love Valley [Iredell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Adley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 115 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Love Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Love Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Love Valley<5>
    • Fletcher [Wilkes County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fletcher
      • Fletcher [Wilkes County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Adley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fletcher have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Henderson [Wilkes County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henderson
      • Henderson [Wilkes County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Adley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henderson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Millers Creek [Wilkes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millers Creek
      • Millers Creek [Wilkes County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Adley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millers Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millers Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millers Creek<5>
    • Boomer [Wilkes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boomer
      • Boomer [Wilkes County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Adley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boomer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boomer
    • Fairplains [Wilkes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairplains
      • Fairplains [Wilkes County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Adley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairplains have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairplains

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 Adley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adley.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adley. 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 Adley.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adley ...

Looking for more information about Adley? 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 Adley, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Adley.

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About Wilkes County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wilkes County: www.wilkescounty.net/

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 Wilkes, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adley) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1337, Longitude: -81.2123       In this case, the coordinates for Adley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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