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Around Drums Crossroads ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Charlotte. It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the southeast of Drums Crossroads. Charlotte has a population of 900,000 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Concord. It is located about 32 miles [ km] to the southeast of Drums Crossroads and has a population of 98,500 people.

Below is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Drums Crossroads.<2>

  • Bandy (2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast)
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    • Bandy lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northeast of Drums Crossroads and is located in Catawba County
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  • Catawba (6 miles [9.7 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catawba
    • Catawba lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north of Drums Crossroads and is located in Catawba County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 627 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catawba have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Catawba<4>
  • Claremont (7 miles [11.3 km] to the north)
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    • Claremont lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of Drums Crossroads and is located in Catawba County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,414 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Claremont have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Claremont<4>
  • Denver (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
  • Duan (5 miles [8 km] to the west)
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    • Duan lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west of Drums Crossroads and is located in Catawba County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duan have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Killian Crossroads (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast)
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    • Killian Crossroads lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Drums Crossroads and is located in Catawba County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Killian Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Long Island (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast)
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    • Long Island lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Drums Crossroads and is located in Catawba County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Island have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Maiden (6 miles [9.7 km] to the west)
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    • Maiden lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west of Drums Crossroads and is located in Catawba County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,421 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maiden have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maiden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maiden<4>
  • Murrays Hill (4 miles [6.4 km] to the north)
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    • Murrays Hill lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north of Drums Crossroads and is located in Catawba County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Murrays Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newton (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest)
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      • Newton lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Drums Crossroads and is located in Catawba County
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,224 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton<4>
    • Olivers Crossroads (less than 2 miles to the southwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olivers Crossroads
      • Olivers Crossroads lies less than 2 miles<2> to the southwest of Drums Crossroads and is located in Catawba County
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olivers Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Providence Mill (5 miles [8 km] to the southwest)
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      • Providence Mill lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest of Drums Crossroads and is located in Catawba County
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Providence Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sherrills Ford (6 miles [9.7 km] to the east)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sherrills Ford
      • Sherrills Ford lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Drums Crossroads and is located in Catawba County
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sherrills Ford have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sherrills Ford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sherrills Ford<4>
    • Terrell (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Terrell
      • Terrell lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of Drums Crossroads and is located in Catawba County
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Terrell have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Terrell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Terrell<4>
    • Witherspoon Crossroad (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Witherspoon Crossroad
      • Witherspoon Crossroad lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Drums Crossroads and is located in Catawba County
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Witherspoon Crossroad have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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For more communities neighboring Drums Crossroads, please visit our County-by-County Page for Drums Crossroads.

Catawba County ...

Drums Crossroads is located in Catawba County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Catawba County: Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, Cleveland, Iredell & Lincoln.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Drums Crossroads ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Drums Crossroads.

Airports Near Drums Crossroads ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Drums Crossroads and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Drums Crossroads.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

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About Catawba County

About North Carolina

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

The official website for Catawba County: www.co.catawba.nc.us/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Drums Crossroads.
<2>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- Drums Crossroads) 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 Drums Crossroads. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Drums CrossroadsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Drums Crossroads. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6132, Longitude: -81.1087       In this case, the coordinates for Drums Crossroads have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Catawba, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Drums Crossroads), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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