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Welcome to Ennice ...

Ennice is located in Alleghany County<1>.

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

Ennice is 2,540 feet [774 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Ennice is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Ennice: (336)

Communities near Ennice ...

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

  • Galax [Galax City]
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    • Galax [Galax City] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Ennice
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,296 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Galax<5>
  • Sparta [Alleghany County]
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    • Sparta [Alleghany County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Ennice
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,723 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sparta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Dobson [Surry County]
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    • Dobson [Surry County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Ennice
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,534 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dobson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Independence [Grayson County]
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    • Independence [Grayson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Ennice
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 887 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Independence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fries [Grayson County]
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      • Fries [Grayson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Ennice
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 444 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fries<5>
    • Baywood [Grayson County]
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      • Baywood [Grayson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Ennice
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    • Low Gap [Grayson County]
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      • Low Gap [Grayson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Ennice
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    • Glade Valley [Alleghany County]
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      • Glade Valley [Alleghany County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Ennice
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glade Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Low Gap [Surry County]
    • Roaring Gap [Alleghany County]
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      • Roaring Gap [Alleghany County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Ennice
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roaring Gap 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 Roaring Gap<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 Ennice. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ennice.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ennice ...

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

Adding Ennice to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Carolina

About Alleghany County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Alleghany, 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 Ennice - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ennice) 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 Ennice. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EnniceOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ennice. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5535, Longitude: -80.9959       In this case, the coordinates for Ennice 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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