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(Yancey County)

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Census Data for Low Gap ...

As far as we can tell, Low Gap has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Low Gap, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Burnsville [Yancey County]
  • Bakersville [Mitchell County]
  • Spruce Pine [Mitchell County]
  • Mars Hill [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mars Hill
    • Mars Hill [Madison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the west of Low Gap
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mars Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mars Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mars Hill<2>
  • Montreat [Buncombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montreat
    • Montreat [Buncombe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the south of Low Gap
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montreat have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montreat
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montreat<2>
  • Black Mountain [Buncombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Black Mountain
    • Black Mountain [Buncombe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the south of Low Gap
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Black Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Mountain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Black Mountain<2>
  • Old Fort [McDowell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Fort
    • Old Fort [McDowell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the south of Low Gap
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Fort have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Fort
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Old Fort<2>
  • Weaverville [Buncombe County]
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    • Erwin [Unicoi County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erwin
      • Erwin [Unicoi County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the north of Low Gap
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Erwin have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erwin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erwin<2>
    • Marion [McDowell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marion
      • Marion [McDowell County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Low Gap
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<2>
    • Crossnore [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crossnore
      • Crossnore [Avery County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Low Gap
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crossnore have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crossnore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crossnore<2>
    • Marshall [Madison County]
    • Woodfin [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodfin
      • Woodfin [Buncombe County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Low Gap
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodfin have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodfin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodfin<2>
    • Unicoi [Unicoi County]
    • Asheville [Buncombe County]

Yancey County ...

Low Gap is located in Yancey County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Yancey County.

Miscellaneous Information for Low Gap ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Yancey County or the community of Low Gap:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Low Gap:
    • GNIS ID for Low Gap: 1021296
    • GNIS ID for Yancey County: 1008598
    • GNIS ID for State of North Carolina: 1027616
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Low Gap is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #5 (the South Atlantic Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Low Gap.

The Communities of North Carolina

About Yancey County

About North Carolina

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 State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>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- 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, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Low GapOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Low Gap. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8738, Longitude: -82.2980    
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Yancey, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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