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(Surry County)

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Welcome to Flat Rock ...

The village of Flat Rock is located in Surry County.

The location of Flat Rock has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Flat Rock is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Flat Rock is located in the (336) area code.

Communities Also Named Flat Rock ...

While we believe that this Flat Rock is located in Surry County, we know of another 3 North Carolina communities named Flat Rock. Those communities are located in the following counties: Henderson, Stokes and Vance County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 44 communities that are also named Flat Rock - they are located in Alabama (4), Arizona, Arkansas, Connecticut, Georgia (3), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky (7), Michigan (3), Mississippi, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (3), Tennessee (5), Texas and Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Flat Rock.

Communities near Flat Rock ...

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

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    • Hillsville [Carroll County]

      • Hillsville [Carroll County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Flat Rock
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    • Dobson [Surry County]

      • Dobson [Surry County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Flat Rock
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    • Pilot Mountain [Surry County]

      • Pilot Mountain [Surry County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Flat Rock
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    • Stuart [Patrick County]

      • Stuart [Patrick County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Flat Rock
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    • White Plains [Surry County]

      • White Plains [Surry County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Flat Rock
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    • Mount Herman [Surry County]

      • Mount Herman [Surry County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Flat Rock
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    • Ararat [Patrick County]

      • Ararat [Patrick County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Flat Rock
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    • Ararat [Surry County]

      • Ararat [Surry County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Flat Rock
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    • Westfield [Surry County]

      • Westfield [Surry County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Flat Rock
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    • Cana [Carroll County]

      • Cana [Carroll County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Flat Rock
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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 Flat Rock. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Flat Rock.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Flat Rock ...

Looking for more information about Flat Rock? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in North Carolina

About Surry County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Surry County: www.co.surry.nc.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Flat Rock - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Flat Rock) 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 Flat Rock. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Flat Rock

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Flat Rock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5124, Longitude: -80.5698       In this case, the coordinates for Flat Rock have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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