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Welcome to Amarillo Park ...

Amarillo Park is located in Mecklenburg County<1>.

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

Amarillo Park is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Amarillo Park: (704) & (980)<4>

Communities near Amarillo Park ...

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

  • Charlotte [Mecklenburg County]
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    • Charlotte [Mecklenburg County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Amarillo Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 900,350 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlotte<6>
  • Concord [Cabarrus County]
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    • Concord [Cabarrus County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Amarillo Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 98,500 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Concord have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Concord<6>
  • Huntersville [Mecklenburg County]
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    • Huntersville [Mecklenburg County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Amarillo Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,095 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntersville<6>
  • Kannapolis [Cabarrus County]
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    • Kannapolis [Cabarrus County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Amarillo Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 52,007 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kannapolis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kannapolis<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Indian Trail [Union County]
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      • Indian Trail [Union County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Amarillo Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,040 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Trail have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indian Trail<6>
    • Matthews [Mecklenburg County]
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      • Matthews [Mecklenburg County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Amarillo Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,718 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Matthews<6>
    • Cornelius [Mecklenburg County]
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      • Cornelius [Mecklenburg County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Amarillo Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,804 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cornelius have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mint Hill [Mecklenburg County]
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      • Mint Hill [Mecklenburg County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Amarillo Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,109 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mint Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mint Hill<6>
    • Harrisburg [Cabarrus County]
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      • Harrisburg [Cabarrus County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Amarillo Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,852 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisburg<6>
    • Stallings [Union County]
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      • Stallings [Union County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Amarillo Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,456 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stallings have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stallings
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stallings<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amarillo Park ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for North Carolina

About Mecklenburg County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mecklenburg County: www.charmeck.org

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 Mecklenburg, 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 Amarillo Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (980) is an overlay for area code (704).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amarillo Park) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amarillo Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2882, Longitude: -80.7787       In this case, the coordinates for Amarillo Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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