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Welcome to Lewisville ...

The town of Lewisville is located in Forsyth County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lewisville has a population of 14,219 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Lewisville is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Lewisville lies within the (336) area code.

Websites for Lewisville ...

Official Website: www.lewisvillenc.net/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lewisville had an population of 14,219 people. This is an increase of 12.5% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 61.1% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lewisville had a population of 12,639 people. This makes Lewisville the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Lewisville represents 0.13% of the total population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 69th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 12,639 people, the population of Lewisville increased 43.2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 8,826 people).

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

Adding Lewisville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Lewisville 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 Lewisville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

Communities Also Named Lewisville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Lewisville - they are located in Arkansas, Idaho, Indiana (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri (2), New Brunswick, New Jersey, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina (2), Texas (2), Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Lewisville ...

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

  • Winston-Salem [Forsyth County]
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    • Winston-Salem [Forsyth County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Lewisville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 248,112 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winston-Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winston-Salem<6>
  • Kernersville [Forsyth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kernersville
    • Kernersville [Forsyth County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Lewisville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,891 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kernersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kernersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kernersville<6>
  • King [Forsyth County]
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    • King [Forsyth County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Lewisville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,912 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for King have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on King
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for King<6>
  • Mocksville [Davie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mocksville
    • Mocksville [Davie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Lewisville
    • 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) ...
    • Walkertown [Forsyth County]
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      • Walkertown [Forsyth County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Lewisville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,290 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walkertown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walkertown<6>
    • Midway [Davidson County]
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      • Midway [Davidson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Lewisville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,951 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midway
    • Rural Hall [Forsyth County]
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      • Rural Hall [Forsyth County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Lewisville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,299 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rural Hall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rural Hall<6>
    • Wallburg [Davidson County]
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      • Wallburg [Davidson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Lewisville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,125 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wallburg<6>
    • Yadkinville [Yadkin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yadkinville
      • Yadkinville [Yadkin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Lewisville
      • 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<6>
    • Tobaccoville [Forsyth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tobaccoville
      • Tobaccoville [Forsyth County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Lewisville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,748 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tobaccoville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tobaccoville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tobaccoville<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 Lewisville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lewisville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lewisville ...

Looking for more information about Lewisville? 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 Lewisville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lewisville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in North Carolina

About Forsyth County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lewisville: www.lewisvillenc.net/

The official website for Forsyth County: www.co.forsyth.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 Forsyth, 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 Lewisville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lewisville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Lewisville) 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 Lewisville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LewisvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lewisville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1026, Longitude: -80.4166       In this case, the coordinates for Lewisville 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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