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Welcome to Long View ...

The town of Long View is primarily located in Catawba County<1>. A portion of Long View extends into Burke County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Long View: Long Vw.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Long View has a population of 4,928 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Long View is 1,080 feet [329 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Long View is located in the (828) area code.

Websites for Long View ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.catawbachamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Long View, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Long View had an population of 4,928 people. This is an increase of 1.17% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.36% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Long View had a population of 4,871 people. This makes Long View the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Long View represents 0.05% of the total population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 135th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,871 people, the population of Long View increased 3.16% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,722 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Long View.

Communities Also Named Long View ...

While we believe that this Long View is located in Catawba County, we know of another 2 North Carolina communities named Long View. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bladen and Burke County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 7 communities that are also named Long View - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky and New York.

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

Communities near Long View ...

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

  • Lenoir [Caldwell County]
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    • Lenoir [Caldwell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Long View
    • 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<6>
  • Morganton [Burke County]
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    • Morganton [Burke County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Long View
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,625 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morganton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morganton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morganton<6>
  • Newton [Catawba County]
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    • Newton [Catawba County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Long View
    • 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<6>
  • Lincolnton [Lincoln County]
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    • Lincolnton [Lincoln County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Long View
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,522 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincolnton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincolnton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lincolnton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Conover [Catawba County]
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      • Conover [Catawba County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Long View
      • 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<6>
    • Sawmills [Caldwell County]
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      • Sawmills [Caldwell County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Long View
      • 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
    • Granite Falls [Caldwell County]
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      • Granite Falls [Caldwell County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Long View
      • 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<6>
    • Valdese [Burke County]
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      • Valdese [Burke County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Long View
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,407 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valdese have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valdese
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valdese<6>
    • Gamewell [Caldwell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gamewell
      • Gamewell [Caldwell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Long View
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,993 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gamewell
    • Hudson [Caldwell County]
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      • Hudson [Caldwell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Long View
      • 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<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 Long View. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Long View.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Long View ...

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

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Catawba County

About North Carolina

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

The official website for Catawba County: www.co.catawba.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 Catawba, 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 Long View.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Long View - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Long View) 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 Long View. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Long ViewOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Long View. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7217, Longitude: -81.3856       In this case, the coordinates for Long View 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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