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Welcome to Ansley Heights ...

Ansley Heights is located in Watauga County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Ansley Heights: Ansley Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Ansley Heights is 3,800 feet [1,158 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Ansley Heights is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Ansley Heights: (828)

Communities near Ansley Heights ...

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

  • Shell Creek [Carter County]
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    • Shell Creek [Carter County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Ansley Heights
    • Estimated population in 2014: 21,037 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shell Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shell Creek
  • Boone [Watauga County]
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    • Boone [Watauga County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Ansley Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,003 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boone<5>
  • Lenoir [Caldwell County]
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    • Lenoir [Caldwell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Ansley Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,911 people
    • Former name for Lenoir:
    • Tucker's Barn
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lenoir<5>
  • Norris [Johnson County]
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    • Norris [Johnson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Ansley Heights
    • Estimated population in 2014: 1,652 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Trade [Johnson County]
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      • Trade [Johnson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Ansley Heights
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,441 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trade<5>
    • Banner Elk [Avery County]
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      • Banner Elk [Avery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Ansley Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,082 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Banner Elk<5>
    • Newland [Avery County]
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      • Newland [Avery County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Ansley Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 694 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newland 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 Newland<5>
    • Elk Park [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elk Park
      • Elk Park [Avery County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Ansley Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 450 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elk Park<5>
    • Beech Mountain [Avery County]
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      • Beech Mountain [Avery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Ansley Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 320 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beech Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beech Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beech Mountain<5>
    • Cedar Rock [Caldwell County]
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      • Cedar Rock [Caldwell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Ansley Heights
      • 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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ansley Heights ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Watauga County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Watauga County: www.wataugacounty.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 Watauga, 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 Ansley Heights - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ansley Heights) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ansley Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1382, Longitude: -81.7129       In this case, the coordinates for Ansley Heights 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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