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Welcome to Low Gap ...

Low Gap is located in Surry County.

Low Gap is 1,450 feet [442 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Low Gap lies within the (336) area code.

Communities Also Named Low Gap ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two North Carolina communities named Low Gap: This one is located in Surry County and the other is located in Yancey County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 14 communities that are also named Low Gap - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Kentucky (2), Missouri, Ohio (2), Virginia, Washington and West Virginia (3).

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

Communities near Low Gap ...

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

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    • Mount Airy [Surry County]

      • Mount Airy [Surry County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the east of Low Gap
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Airy
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    • Galax [Galax City]

      • Galax [Galax City] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north of Low Gap
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    • Elkin [Surry County]

      • Elkin [Surry County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the south of Low Gap
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    • Hillsville [Carroll County]

      • Hillsville [Carroll County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Low Gap
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    • Sparta [Alleghany County]

      • Sparta [Alleghany County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the west of Low Gap
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    • Dobson [Surry County]

      • Dobson [Surry County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Low Gap
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    • Independence [Grayson County]

      • Independence [Grayson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Low Gap
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    • Fries [Grayson County]

      • Fries [Grayson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the northwest of Low Gap
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    • Round Peak [Surry County]

      • Round Peak [Surry County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Low Gap
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    • Ennice [Alleghany County]

      • Ennice [Alleghany County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west of Low Gap
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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 Low Gap. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Low Gap.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Low Gap ...

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

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About Surry County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Surry County: www.co.surry.nc.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Low Gap - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>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 from Point A (ie- Low Gap) 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 Low Gap. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Low Gap

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Low Gap. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5262, Longitude: -80.8690    






















 

 

 

 

 


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