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Welcome to Advent Crossroads ...

Advent Crossroads is located in Catawba County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Advent Crossroads: Advent Xrds.

Advent Crossroads is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Advent Crossroads lies within the (828) area code.

Websites for Advent Crossroads ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.catawbachamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Advent Crossroads, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Advent Crossroads ...

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

  • Hickory [Catawba County]
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    • Hickory [Catawba County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Advent Crossroads
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,473 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory
  • Lenoir [Caldwell County]
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    • Lenoir [Caldwell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Advent Crossroads
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,911 people
    • Former name for Lenoir:
    • Tucker's Barn
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lenoir
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lenoir<5>
  • Morganton [Burke County]
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    • Morganton [Burke County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Advent Crossroads
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,625 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morganton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morganton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morganton<5>
  • Newton [Catawba County]
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    • Newton [Catawba County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Advent Crossroads
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,224 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton<5>
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    • Lincolnton [Lincoln County]
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      • Lincolnton [Lincoln County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Advent Crossroads
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,522 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincolnton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincolnton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lincolnton<5>
    • Conover [Catawba County]
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      • Conover [Catawba County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Advent Crossroads
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,573 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conover<5>
    • Sawmills [Caldwell County]
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      • Sawmills [Caldwell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Advent Crossroads
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,156 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sawmills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sawmills
    • Long View [Burke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long View
      • Long View [Burke County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Advent Crossroads
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,951 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long View have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long View
    • Granite Falls [Caldwell County]
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      • Granite Falls [Caldwell County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Advent Crossroads
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,657 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granite Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granite Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Granite Falls<5>
    • Valdese [Burke County]
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      • Valdese [Burke County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Advent Crossroads
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,407 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valdese have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valdese
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valdese<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Advent Crossroads ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in North Carolina

About Catawba County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Catawba County: www.co.catawba.nc.us/

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 Catawba, 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 Advent Crossroads - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Advent Crossroads) 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 Advent Crossroads. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Advent CrossroadsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Advent Crossroads. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6693, Longitude: -81.4259       In this case, the coordinates for Advent Crossroads 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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