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Welcome to Liledoun ...

Liledoun is located in Alexander County<1>.

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

Liledoun is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Liledoun: (828)

Communities near Liledoun ...

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

  • Hickory [Catawba County]
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    • Hickory [Catawba County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Liledoun
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,473 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory
  • Lenoir [Caldwell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lenoir
    • Lenoir [Caldwell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Liledoun
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,911 people
    • Former name for Lenoir:
    • Tucker's Barn
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lenoir
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lenoir<5>
  • Newton [Catawba County]
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    • Newton [Catawba County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Liledoun
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,224 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton<5>
  • Conover [Catawba County]
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    • Conover [Catawba County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Liledoun
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,573 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conover<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sawmills [Caldwell County]
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      • Sawmills [Caldwell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Liledoun
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,156 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sawmills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sawmills
    • Long View [Burke County]
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      • Long View [Burke County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Liledoun
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,951 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long View have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long View
    • Granite Falls [Caldwell County]
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      • Granite Falls [Caldwell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Liledoun
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,657 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granite Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granite Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Granite Falls<5>
    • North Wilkesboro [Wilkes County]
    • Hudson [Caldwell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hudson
      • Hudson [Caldwell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Liledoun
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,703 people
      • Former name for Hudson:
      • Hudsonville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hudson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hudson<5>
    • Wilkesboro [Wilkes County]
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      • Wilkesboro [Wilkes County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Liledoun
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,430 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilkesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilkesboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilkesboro<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Liledoun ...

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

Adding Liledoun to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Liledoun 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 Liledoun was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Carolina

About Alexander County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Alexander County: www.co.alexander.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 Alexander, 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 Liledoun - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Liledoun) 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 Liledoun. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LiledounOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Liledoun. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8985, Longitude: -81.2181       In this case, the coordinates for Liledoun have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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