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Welcome to Rudd ...

Rudd is located in Guilford County<1>.

Rudd is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Rudd lies within the (336) area code.

Communities Also Named Rudd ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Rudd - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kentucky and Washington.

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

Communities near Rudd ...

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

  • Greensboro [Guilford County]
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    • Greensboro [Guilford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Rudd
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 297,878 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensboro<4>
  • Burlington [Alamance County]
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    • Burlington [Alamance County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Rudd
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 55,599 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlington<4>
  • Kernersville [Forsyth County]
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    • Kernersville [Forsyth County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Rudd
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,891 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kernersville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kernersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kernersville<4>
  • Reidsville [Rockingham County]
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    • Reidsville [Rockingham County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Rudd
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,993 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reidsville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reidsville<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elon [Alamance County]
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      • Elon [Alamance County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Rudd
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,186 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elon have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Summerfield [Guilford County]
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      • Summerfield [Guilford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Rudd
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,502 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summerfield<4>
    • Gibsonville [Alamance County]
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      • Gibsonville [Alamance County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Rudd
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,397 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gibsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibsonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gibsonville<4>
    • Oak Ridge [Guilford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Ridge
      • Oak Ridge [Guilford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Rudd
      • 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.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Ridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Ridge<4>
    • Elon College [Alamance County]
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      • Elon College [Alamance County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Rudd
      • 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<4>
    • Stokesdale [Guilford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stokesdale
      • Stokesdale [Guilford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Rudd
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,555 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stokesdale have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stokesdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stokesdale<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rudd ...

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

Adding Rudd to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Rudd 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 Rudd was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for North Carolina

About Guilford County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rudd. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Rudd - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rudd) 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 Rudd. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RuddOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rudd. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1661, Longitude: -79.7429    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.
<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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