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Welcome to McGrady ...

McGrady is located in Wilkes County.

The location of McGrady has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

McGrady is 1,730 feet [527 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

McGrady lies within the (336) area code.

Communities near McGrady ...

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

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    • North Wilkesboro [Wilkes County]

      • North Wilkesboro [Wilkes County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of McGrady
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    • Wilkesboro [Wilkes County]

      • Wilkesboro [Wilkes County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of McGrady
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    • Sparta [Alleghany County]

      • Sparta [Alleghany County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of McGrady
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    • Jefferson [Ashe County]

      • Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of McGrady
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    • West Jefferson [Ashe County]

      • West Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of McGrady
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    • Independence [Grayson County]

      • Independence [Grayson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of McGrady
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    • Ronda [Wilkes County]

      • Ronda [Wilkes County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of McGrady
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    • Lansing [Ashe County]

      • Lansing [Ashe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of McGrady
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    • Laurel Springs [Alleghany County]

      • Laurel Springs [Alleghany County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of McGrady
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    • Abshers [Wilkes County]

      • Abshers [Wilkes County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of McGrady
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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 McGrady. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for McGrady.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McGrady ...

Looking for more information about McGrady? 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.

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

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About Wilkes County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wilkes County: www.wilkescounty.net/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around McGrady - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- McGrady) 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 McGrady. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from McGrady

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in McGrady. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3435, Longitude: -81.2248       In this case, the coordinates for McGrady have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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This page was last modified: 06 Apr 2020