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Welcome to Gamewell ...

The town of Gamewell is located in Caldwell County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Gamewell has a population of 3,976 people<2> (see below for details).

Gamewell is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Gamewell lies within the (828) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gamewell had a population of 4,051 people. This makes Gamewell the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Gamewell represents 0.04% of the total population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 159th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,051 people, the population of Gamewell increased 11.17% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,644 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Gamewell had an population of 3,976 people. This is a decrease of 1.85% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.11% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Gamewell.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gamewell. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gamewell. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gamewell.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Gamewell:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gamewell ...

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

Communities near Gamewell ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Hickory   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Gamewell

Located in Catawba County

Lenoir   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Gamewell

Morganton   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Gamewell

Located in Burke County

Sawmills   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Gamewell

Long View   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Gamewell

Located in Burke County

Granite Falls   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Gamewell

Valdese   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of Gamewell

Located in Burke County

Hudson   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of Gamewell

Hildebran   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Gamewell

Located in Burke County

Drexel   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of Gamewell

Located in Burke County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Gamewell.

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About Caldwell County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Caldwell County: www.co.caldwell.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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gamewell.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gamewell - 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- Gamewell) 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 Gamewell. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gamewell

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gamewell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8637, Longitude: -81.5982     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gamewell have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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