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Welcome to McLeansville ...

McLeansville is located in Guilford County<1>.

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

McLeansville is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

McLeansville is located in the (336) area code.

Communities near McLeansville ...

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

  • Greensboro [Guilford County]
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    • Greensboro [Guilford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of McLeansville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 297,878 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensboro<5>
  • Burlington [Alamance County]
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    • Burlington [Alamance County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of McLeansville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 55,599 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlington<5>
  • Graham [Alamance County]
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    • Graham [Alamance County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of McLeansville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,766 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Graham<5>
  • Reidsville [Rockingham County]
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    • Reidsville [Rockingham County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of McLeansville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,993 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reidsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reidsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reidsville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elon [Alamance County]
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      • Elon [Alamance County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of McLeansville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,186 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Summerfield [Guilford County]
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      • Summerfield [Guilford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of McLeansville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,502 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summerfield<5>
    • Gibsonville [Alamance County]
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      • Gibsonville [Alamance County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of McLeansville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,397 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gibsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibsonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gibsonville<5>
    • Oak Ridge [Guilford County]
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      • Oak Ridge [Guilford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of McLeansville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,126 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Ridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Ridge<5>
    • Elon College [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elon College
      • Elon College [Alamance County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of McLeansville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elon College came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elon College
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elon College<5>
    • Pleasant Garden [Guilford County]
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      • Pleasant Garden [Guilford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of McLeansville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,990 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Garden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Garden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Garden<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 McLeansville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for McLeansville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McLeansville ...

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

Adding McLeansville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Guilford County: www.co.guilford.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 Guilford, 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 McLeansville - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- McLeansville) 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 McLeansville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from McLeansvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in McLeansville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1074, Longitude: -79.6586       In this case, the coordinates for McLeansville 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.
<6>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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