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Welcome to Casar ...

The town of Casar is located in Cleveland County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Casar has a population of 289 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Going back to its beginning, Casar was originally named Ceasar. For more information about the names of Casar, see The Names of Casar on our Genealogy Page.

The community of Casar is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Casar: (704) and (980)<4>

The ZIP code for Casar: 28020<5>

Websites for Casar ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.clevelandchamber.org/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Casar had an population of 289 people. This is a decrease of 2.69% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.17% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Casar had a population of 297 people. This makes Casar the county's 14th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 297 people, the population of Casar decreased 3.57% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 308 people).

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

Communities near Casar ...

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

  • Shelby [Cleveland County]
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    • Shelby [Cleveland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Casar
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,145 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelby
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelby<7>
  • Morganton [Burke County]
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    • Morganton [Burke County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Casar
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,625 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morganton have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morganton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morganton<7>
  • Forest City [Rutherford County]
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    • Forest City [Rutherford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Casar
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,138 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest City<7>
  • Cherryville [Gaston County]
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    • Cherryville [Gaston County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Casar
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,138 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherryville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cherryville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Long View [Burke County]
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      • Long View [Burke County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Casar
      • 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.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long View
    • Boiling Springs [Cleveland County]
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      • Boiling Springs [Cleveland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Casar
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,617 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boiling Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boiling Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boiling Springs<7>
    • Valdese [Burke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valdese
      • Valdese [Burke County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Casar
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,407 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valdese have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valdese
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valdese<7>
    • Hildebran [Burke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hildebran
      • Hildebran [Burke County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Casar
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,006 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hildebran have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hildebran
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hildebran<7>
    • Drexel [Burke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Drexel
      • Drexel [Burke County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Casar
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,861 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drexel have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drexel
    • Connelly Springs [Burke County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Casar ...

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

Adding Casar to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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About Cleveland County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cleveland County: www.clevelandcounty.com/

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 Cleveland, 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 Casar.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Casar - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (980) is an overlay for area code (704).
<5>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 town (such as Casar). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Casar or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Casar) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Casar. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CasarOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Casar. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5127, Longitude: -81.6165    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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