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Welcome to Paradise Point ...

Paradise Point is located in Gaston County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Paradise Point: Paradise Pt.

Paradise Point is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Paradise Point: (704) & (980)<4>

Websites for Paradise Point ...

Junior League:   www.jlgaston.org/

Communities Also Named Paradise Point ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Paradise Point - they are located in British Columbia, Florida, Mississippi, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ohio and Ontario.

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

Communities near Paradise Point ...

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

  • Charlotte [Mecklenburg County]
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    • Charlotte [Mecklenburg County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Paradise Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 900,350 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlotte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlotte<6>
  • Gastonia [Gaston County]
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    • Gastonia [Gaston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Paradise Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 77,640 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gastonia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gastonia<6>
  • Rock Hill [York County]
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    • Rock Hill [York County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Paradise Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,318 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Hill<6>
  • Huntersville [Mecklenburg County]
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    • Huntersville [Mecklenburg County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Paradise Point
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,095 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntersville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Matthews [Mecklenburg County]
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      • Matthews [Mecklenburg County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Paradise Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,718 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Matthews<6>
    • Fort Mill [York County]
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      • Fort Mill [York County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Paradise Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,929 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Mill<6>
    • Mount Holly [Gaston County]
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      • Mount Holly [Gaston County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Paradise Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,415 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Holly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Holly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Holly<6>
    • Belmont [Gaston County]
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      • Belmont [Gaston County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the north of Paradise Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,622 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belmont<6>
    • Tega Cay [York County]
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      • Tega Cay [York County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Paradise Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,696 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tega Cay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tega Cay<6>
    • Kings Mountain [Cleveland County]
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      • Kings Mountain [Cleveland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Paradise Point
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,118 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kings Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kings Mountain<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Paradise Point ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Carolina

About Gaston County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Gaston County: www.co.gaston.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 Gaston, 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 Paradise Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (980) is an overlay for area code (704).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Paradise Point) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Paradise Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1888, Longitude: -81.0462       In this case, the coordinates for Paradise Point have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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