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Welcome to Grady Heights ...

Grady Heights is located in Rowan County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Grady Heights: Grady Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Grady Heights is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Grady Heights: (704) & (980)<4>

Communities near Grady Heights ...

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

  • Kannapolis [Cabarrus County]
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    • Kannapolis [Cabarrus County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Grady Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 52,007 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kannapolis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kannapolis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kannapolis<6>
  • Salisbury [Rowan County]
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    • Salisbury [Rowan County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the west of Grady Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,821 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salisbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salisbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salisbury<6>
  • Lexington [Davidson County]
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    • Lexington [Davidson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Grady Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,141 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lexington<6>
  • Mocksville [Davie County]
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    • Mocksville [Davie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Grady Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,297 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mocksville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mocksville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • China Grove [Rowan County]
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      • China Grove [Rowan County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Grady Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,249 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for China Grove<6>
    • Landis [Rowan County]
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      • Landis [Rowan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Grady Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,148 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Landis 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 Landis<6>
    • Granite Quarry [Rowan County]
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      • Granite Quarry [Rowan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Grady Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,002 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granite Quarry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granite Quarry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Granite Quarry<6>
    • Mount Pleasant [Cabarrus County]
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      • Mount Pleasant [Cabarrus County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Grady Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,226 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pleasant
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Pleasant<6>
    • Rockwell [Rowan County]
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      • Rockwell [Rowan County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Grady Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,166 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockwell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockwell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockwell<6>
    • Denton [Davidson County]
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      • Denton [Davidson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Grady Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,700 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Denton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Denton<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 Grady Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Grady Heights.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grady Heights ...

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

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About Rowan County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rowan County: www.co.rowan.nc.us/

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 Rowan, 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 Grady Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (980) is an overlay for area code (704).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Grady Heights) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grady Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6707, Longitude: -80.4298       In this case, the coordinates for Grady Heights 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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