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Welcome to Marble ...

Marble is located in Cherokee County<1>.

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

Marble is 1,670 feet [509 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Marble lies within the (828) area code.

Websites for Marble ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.cherokeecountychamber.com/

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

Communities Also Named Marble ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Marble - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Kansas, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Nevada (2), Pennsylvania, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Marble ...

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

  • Canal Lake [Union County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canal Lake
    • Canal Lake [Union County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Marble
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 23,025 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canal Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canal Lake
  • Jacksonville [Towns County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jacksonville
    • Jacksonville [Towns County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Marble
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,239 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacksonville
  • Andrews [Cherokee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Andrews
    • Andrews [Cherokee County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Marble
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,855 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Andrews have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Andrews
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Andrews<5>
  • Young Harris [Towns County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Young Harris
    • Young Harris [Towns County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Marble
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,668 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Young Harris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Young Harris
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Young Harris<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Murphy [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murphy
      • Murphy [Cherokee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Marble
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,666 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murphy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murphy<5>
    • Hiawassee [Towns County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hiawassee
      • Hiawassee [Towns County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Marble
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 917 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hiawassee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hiawassee<5>
    • Robbinsville [Graham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Robbinsville
      • Robbinsville [Graham County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Marble
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 716 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Robbinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Robbinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Robbinsville<5>
    • Hayesville [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hayesville
      • Hayesville [Clay County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Marble
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 497 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hayesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hayesville<5>
    • Lake Santeetlah [Graham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Santeetlah
      • Lake Santeetlah [Graham County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Marble
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43 people
      • Lake Santeetlah has also been known as:
      • Santeetla
      • Santeetlah
      • Santultah
      • Thunderbird Mountain
      • Thunderbird
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Santeetlah
    • Fontana Dam [Graham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fontana Dam
      • Fontana Dam [Graham County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Marble
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6 people
      • Fontana Dam has also been known as:
      • Fontana Village
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fontana Dam
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fontana Dam<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 Marble. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Marble.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Marble ...

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

Adding Marble to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Carolina

About Cherokee County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cherokee County: www.cherokeecounty-nc.gov/

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 Cherokee, 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 Marble - 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' (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- Marble) 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 Marble. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MarbleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Marble. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1751, Longitude: -83.9249       In this case, the coordinates for Marble 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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