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Andrews, North Carolina
Welcome to Andrews ...
The location of Andrews has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Andrews has a population of 1,834 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Andrews.
Andrews is 1,770 feet [539 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Andrews lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Andrews is located in the (828) area code.
Websites for Andrews ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.cherokeecountychamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Andrews, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Andrews had an population of 1,834 people. This is an increase of 2.98% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.48% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Andrews had a population of 1,781 people (which is 6.49% of the total population of Cherokee County). This makes Andrews the county's most populous community.
The population of Andrews represents 0.02% of the total population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 261st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,781 people, the population of Andrews increased 11.17% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,602 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Andrews.
Adding Andrews to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Andrews 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 Andrews was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Andrews on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Andrews on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Andrews ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Andrews - they are located in Arkansas, Florida (3), Georgia (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland (2), Michigan, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (3) and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Andrews.
Communities near Andrews ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Andrews.
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 Andrews. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Andrews.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Andrews. 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 Andrews.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Andrews. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Andrews.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Andrews ...
Looking for more information about Andrews? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Andrews, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Andrews.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Andrews. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Cherokee County: www.cherokeecounty-nc.gov/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Jul 2021