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Welcome to Harmony ...

The town of Harmony is located in Iredell County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Harmony has a population of 591 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Harmony.

Harmony is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Harmony: (704) & (980)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Harmony had an population of 591 people. This is an increase of 11.3% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.36% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Harmony had a population of 531 people. This makes Harmony the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 531 people, the population of Harmony has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 526 people).

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

Communities Also Named Harmony ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 95 communities that are also named Harmony - they are located in Alabama (6), Arkansas (7), California (2), Colorado, Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (5), Illinois (3), Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (4), Missouri (2), Nebraska, New Jersey (5), New York, Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (3), Ontario (5), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee (4), Texas (13), Utah, Virginia (2), Washington, West Virginia (2), Wisconsin (2) and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Harmony ...

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

  • Statesville [Iredell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Statesville
    • Statesville [Iredell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Harmony
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,045 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Statesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Statesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Statesville<7>
  • Mocksville [Davie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mocksville
    • Mocksville [Davie County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Harmony
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,297 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mocksville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mocksville<7>
  • Yadkinville [Yadkin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yadkinville
    • Yadkinville [Yadkin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Harmony
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,874 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yadkinville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yadkinville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yadkinville<7>
  • Troutman [Iredell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troutman
    • Troutman [Iredell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Harmony
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,817 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troutman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troutman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troutman<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bermuda Run [Davie County]
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      • Bermuda Run [Davie County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Harmony
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,726 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bermuda Run have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bermuda Run
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bermuda Run<7>
    • Jonesville [Yadkin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jonesville
      • Jonesville [Yadkin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Harmony
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,206 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jonesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jonesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jonesville<7>
    • Boonville [Yadkin County]
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      • Boonville [Yadkin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Harmony
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,109 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boonville<7>
    • Cooleemee [Davie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cooleemee
      • Cooleemee [Davie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Harmony
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 982 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cooleemee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cooleemee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cooleemee<7>
    • Cleveland [Rowan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cleveland
      • Cleveland [Rowan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Harmony
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 875 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cleveland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland<7>
    • Arlington [Yadkin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arlington
      • Arlington [Yadkin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Harmony
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arlington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arlington

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 Harmony. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Harmony.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Harmony ...

Looking for more information about Harmony? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Harmony, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Harmony.

Adding Harmony to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Harmony in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Harmony was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Harmony on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Harmony on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Carolina

About Iredell County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Iredell County: www.co.iredell.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 Iredell, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Harmony.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Harmony - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (980) is an overlay for area code (704).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Harmony) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Harmony. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HarmonyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Harmony. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9593, Longitude: -80.7735       In this case, the coordinates for Harmony have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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