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Welcome to Archdale ...

The city of Archdale is primarily located in Randolph County<1>. A portion of Archdale extends into Guilford County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Archdale has a population of 11,489 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Archdale.

Archdale is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Archdale is located in the (336) area code.

The ZIP code for Archdale: 27263<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Archdale had an population of 11,489 people. This is an increase of 0.65% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 27.46% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Archdale had a population of 11,415 people (which is 8.05% of the total population of Randolph County). This makes Archdale the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Archdale represents 0.12% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 74th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 11,415 people, the population of Archdale increased 26.64% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 9,014 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Archdale.

Adding Archdale to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Archdale 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 Archdale was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

Communities Also Named Archdale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two North Carolina communities named Archdale: This one is located in Randolph County and the other is located in Cleveland County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 4 communities that are also named Archdale - they are located in New York and South Carolina (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Archdale.

Communities near Archdale ...

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

  • Greensboro [Guilford County]
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    • Greensboro [Guilford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Archdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 297,878 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensboro<6>
  • Winston-Salem [Forsyth County]
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    • Winston-Salem [Forsyth County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Archdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 248,112 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winston-Salem<6>
  • Thomasville [Davidson County]
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    • Thomasville [Davidson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Archdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,713 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomasville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomasville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thomasville<6>
  • Asheboro [Randolph County]
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    • Asheboro [Randolph County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Archdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,023 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Asheboro have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Asheboro<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kernersville [Forsyth County]
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      • Kernersville [Forsyth County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Archdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,891 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kernersville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kernersville<6>
    • Lexington [Davidson County]
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      • Lexington [Davidson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Archdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,141 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lexington have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lexington<6>
    • Summerfield [Guilford County]
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      • Summerfield [Guilford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Archdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,502 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerfield have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summerfield<6>
    • Oak Ridge [Guilford County]
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      • Oak Ridge [Guilford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Archdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,126 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Ridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Ridge<6>
    • Pleasant Garden [Guilford County]
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      • Pleasant Garden [Guilford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Archdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,990 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Garden have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Garden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Garden<6>
    • Midway [Davidson County]
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      • Midway [Davidson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Archdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,951 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midway have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Archdale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Archdale.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Archdale ...

Looking for more information about Archdale? 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 Archdale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Archdale.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Randolph County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Randolph County: www.co.randolph.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 Randolph, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Archdale.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Archdale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Archdale). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Archdale or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Archdale) 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 Archdale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ArchdaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Archdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9145, Longitude: -79.9719    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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