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Welcome to Drums Crossroads ...

Drums Crossroads is located in Catawba County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Drums Crossroads: Drums Xrds.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Drums Crossroads for more information about variations on the name of Drums Crossroads.

Drums Crossroads is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Drums Crossroads lies within the (828) area code.

Websites for Drums Crossroads ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.catawbachamber.org/

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

Communities near Drums Crossroads ...

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

  • Huntersville [Mecklenburg County]
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    • Huntersville [Mecklenburg County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Drums Crossroads
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,095 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntersville 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 Huntersville<5>
  • Hickory [Catawba County]
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    • Hickory [Catawba County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Drums Crossroads
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,473 people
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  • Mooresville [Iredell County]
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    • Mooresville [Iredell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Drums Crossroads
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,962 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mooresville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mooresville<5>
  • Cornelius [Mecklenburg County]
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    • Cornelius [Mecklenburg County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Drums Crossroads
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,804 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cornelius 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 Cornelius<5>
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    • Statesville [Iredell County]
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      • Statesville [Iredell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Drums Crossroads
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,045 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Statesville 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 Statesville<5>
    • Newton [Catawba County]
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      • Newton [Catawba County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Drums Crossroads
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,224 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton<5>
    • Davidson [Iredell County]
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      • Davidson [Iredell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Drums Crossroads
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,203 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Davidson 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 Davidson<5>
    • Lincolnton [Lincoln County]
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      • Lincolnton [Lincoln County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Drums Crossroads
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,522 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincolnton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincolnton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lincolnton<5>
    • Conover [Catawba County]
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      • Conover [Catawba County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Drums Crossroads
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,573 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conover 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 Conover<5>
    • Long View [Burke County]
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      • Long View [Burke County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Drums Crossroads
      • 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.<2> 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 Drums Crossroads. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Drums Crossroads.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Drums Crossroads ...

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

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About Catawba County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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>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.
<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 Drums Crossroads - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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 for your convenience: 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).
<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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