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Welcome to East Bend ...

The town of East Bend is located in Yadkin County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for East Bend: E. Bend

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, East Bend has a population of 597 people<3> (see below for details).

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

East Bend is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

East Bend is located in the (336) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, East Bend had an population of 597 people. This is a decrease of 2.45% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.41% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, East Bend had a population of 612 people. This makes East Bend the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 612 people, the population of East Bend decreased 7.13% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 659 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for East Bend.

Communities Also Named East Bend ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named East Bend - it's located in Alabama.

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

Communities near East Bend ...

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

  • Winston-Salem [Forsyth County]
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    • Winston-Salem [Forsyth County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of East Bend
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 248,112 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winston-Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winston-Salem<6>
  • Clemmons [Forsyth County]
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    • Clemmons [Forsyth County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of East Bend
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,089 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clemmons have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clemmons
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clemmons<6>
  • Lewisville [Forsyth County]
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    • Lewisville [Forsyth County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of East Bend
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,369 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lewisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewisville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewisville<6>
  • King [Forsyth County]
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    • King [Forsyth County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of East Bend
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,912 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for King have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on King
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for King<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elkin [Surry County]
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      • Elkin [Surry County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of East Bend
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,001 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkin<6>
    • Rural Hall [Forsyth County]
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      • Rural Hall [Forsyth County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of East Bend
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,299 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rural Hall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rural Hall<6>
    • Yadkinville [Yadkin County]
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      • Yadkinville [Yadkin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of East Bend
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,874 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yadkinville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yadkinville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yadkinville<6>
    • Tobaccoville [Forsyth County]
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      • Tobaccoville [Forsyth County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of East Bend
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,748 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tobaccoville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tobaccoville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tobaccoville<6>
    • Bermuda Run [Davie County]
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      • Bermuda Run [Davie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of East Bend
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,726 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bermuda Run have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bermuda Run
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bermuda Run<6>
    • Jonesville [Yadkin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jonesville
      • Jonesville [Yadkin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of East Bend
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,206 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jonesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jonesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jonesville<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Bend ...

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

Adding East Bend to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found East Bend on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for North Carolina (1956).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Carolina

About Yadkin County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Yadkin County: www.yadkincounty.gov/

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 Yadkin, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for East Bend.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around East Bend - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- East Bend) 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 East Bend. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from East BendOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Bend. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2167, Longitude: -80.5087       In this case, the coordinates for East Bend have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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