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About Grape Creek (Click for our profile page)

Located in: Cherokee County (see below)

Typical Abbreviation: Grape Crk.

Time Zone: Grape Creek lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT)

Telephone Area Code: (828)

Elevation: 1,710 feet [521.21 m] above sea level<1>

Websites for Grape Creek

Chamber of Commerce:   www.cherokeecountychamber.com/

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen the following reference point for Grape Creek:

Lat:   35.118800°   (or 35°7'7" N)

Lon:   -84.080500°   (or -84°4'49" W)

USGS Topo Map:   Murphy<3>

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Grape Creek

GNIS ID:   1020497

FIPS State / Place Code:   37 / 27540

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Grape Creek)


About Cherokee County

The community of Murphy is the County Seat for Cherokee County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Cherokee)

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:<4>     28,708   (4.61% increase since 2010)  
2010     27,444   (12.95% increase since 2000)
2000:     24,298

Total Area:<5>   466.7 sq. miles [1,208.8 km²]   - of which 2.42% is water (11.3 sq. miles [29.3 km²])

Housing Units: <6>   17,515

Official Website:   www.cherokeecounty-nc.gov/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Cherokee

GNIS ID:   1008545

FIPS State / County Code:   37 / 039

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Grape Creek)


About North Carolina

From the US Census

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:     10,501,384   (10.13% increase since 2010)  
2010:     9,535,483   (18.46% increase since 2000)
2000:     8,049,313

Websites for State of North Carolina

Official Website:   https://www.nc.gov/

Tourism:   https://www.visitnc.com/

Parks:   https://www.ncparks.gov/

Fishing & Hunting:   https://www.ncwildlife.org/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of North Carolina

GNIS ID:   1027616

FIPS State:   37

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Grape Creek)

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The official website for Cherokee County: www.cherokeecounty-nc.gov/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grape Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Grape Creek, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.
<3>Name of the USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Grape Creek.
<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2019.
<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Grape Creek. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.
<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).




 

 

 


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