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Around Globe ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Hickory. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the southeast of Globe. Hickory has a population of 41,500 people.<1>.

The next largest community is East Ridge (TN). It is located about 39 miles [ km] to the northwest of Globe and has a population of 21,300 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Globe.<2>

  • Abingdon [Caldwell County]
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    • Abingdon [Caldwell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Globe
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  • Adako [Caldwell County]
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    • Adako [Caldwell County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of Globe
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  • Blowing Rock [Caldwell County]
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    • Blowing Rock [Caldwell County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north of Globe
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,316 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blowing Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blowing Rock<4>
  • Collettsville [Caldwell County]
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    • Collettsville [Caldwell County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south of Globe
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collettsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collettsville<4>
  • Foscoe [Watauga County]
  • Grandfather [Avery County]
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    • Grandfather [Avery County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Globe
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24 people
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    • Linville [Avery County]
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      • Linville [Avery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Globe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Linville<4>
    • Montezuma [Avery County]
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      • Montezuma [Avery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of Globe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montezuma have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mulberry [Caldwell County]
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      • Mulberry [Caldwell County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east of Globe
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    • Patterson [Caldwell County]
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      • Patterson [Caldwell County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the east of Globe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Patterson have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pineola [Avery County]
    • Rufus [Caldwell County]
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      • Rufus [Caldwell County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Globe
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    • Seven Devils [Avery County]
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      • Seven Devils [Avery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Globe
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 203 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seven Devils have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seven Devils<4>
    • Shulls Mill [Watauga County]
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      • Shulls Mill [Watauga County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north of Globe
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    • Sugar Mountain [Avery County]
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      • Sugar Mountain [Avery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Globe
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 197 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sugar Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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For more communities neighboring Globe, please visit our County-by-County Page for Globe.

Caldwell County ...

Globe is located in Caldwell County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Caldwell County: Alexander, Burke, Catawba, Watauga & Wilkes.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Globe ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Globe.

Airports Near Globe ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Globe and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Globe.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Carolina

About Caldwell County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Globe. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Globe.
<2>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- Globe) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Globe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0462, Longitude: -81.7082       In this case, the coordinates for Globe have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Caldwell, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Globe), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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