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Welcome to Millers Creek ...

Millers Creek is located in Wilkes County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Millers Creek: Millers Crk. (or less commonly used: Millers Ck. or Millers Cr.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Millers Creek for more information about variations on the name of Millers Creek.

Millers Creek is 1,410 feet [430 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Millers Creek is located in the (336) area code.

Communities Also Named Millers Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Millers Creek - it's located in Kentucky.

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

Communities near Millers Creek ...

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

  • North Wilkesboro [Wilkes County]
  • Wilkesboro [Wilkes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilkesboro
    • Wilkesboro [Wilkes County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Millers Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,430 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilkesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilkesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilkesboro<5>
  • Taylorsville [Alexander County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylorsville
    • Taylorsville [Alexander County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Millers Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,140 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylorsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylorsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylorsville<5>
  • West Jefferson [Ashe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Jefferson
    • West Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Millers Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,313 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Jefferson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Jefferson<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ronda [Wilkes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ronda
      • Ronda [Wilkes County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Millers Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 406 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ronda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ronda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ronda<5>
    • Love Valley [Iredell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Love Valley
      • Love Valley [Iredell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Millers Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 115 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Love Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Love Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Love Valley<5>
    • Fairplains [Wilkes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairplains
      • Fairplains [Wilkes County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Millers Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairplains have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairplains
    • Mulberry [Wilkes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mulberry
      • Mulberry [Wilkes County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Millers Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mulberry
    • Henderson [Wilkes County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henderson
      • Henderson [Wilkes County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Millers Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henderson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Mount Pleasant [Wilkes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pleasant
      • Mount Pleasant [Wilkes County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Millers Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pleasant

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 Millers Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Millers Creek.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Millers Creek ...

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

Adding Millers Creek to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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About Wilkes County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Millers Creek. 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>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Wilkes, 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 Millers Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Millers Creek) 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 Millers Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Millers CreekOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Millers Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1893, Longitude: -81.2376       In this case, the coordinates for Millers Creek 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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