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Welcome to Duan ...

Duan is located in Catawba County<1>.

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

Duan is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Duan is located in the (828) area code.

Websites for Duan ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.catawbachamber.org/

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

Communities near Duan ...

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

  • Hickory [Catawba County]
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    • Hickory [Catawba County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Duan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,473 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory
  • Newton [Catawba County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton
    • Newton [Catawba County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Duan
    • 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>
  • Lincolnton [Lincoln County]
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    • Lincolnton [Lincoln County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Duan
    • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Duan
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conover<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cherryville [Gaston County]
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      • Cherryville [Gaston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Duan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,138 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherryville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cherryville<5>
    • Long View [Catawba County]
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      • Long View [Catawba County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Duan
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long View
    • Granite Falls [Caldwell County]
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      • Granite Falls [Caldwell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Duan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,657 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granite Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granite Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Granite Falls<5>
    • Stanley [Gaston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stanley
      • Stanley [Gaston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Duan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,793 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanley<5>
    • Troutman [Iredell County]
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      • Troutman [Iredell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Duan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,817 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troutman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troutman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troutman<5>
    • Hildebran [Burke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hildebran
      • Hildebran [Burke County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Duan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,006 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hildebran have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hildebran
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hildebran<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Duan ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within North Carolina

About Catawba County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Duan. 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 Duan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Duan) 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 Duan. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DuanOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Duan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6151, Longitude: -81.2126       In this case, the coordinates for Duan 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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