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Welcome to Sawmills ...

The town of Sawmills is located in Caldwell County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Sawmills has a population of 5,186 people<2> (see below for details).

Sawmills is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Sawmills is within the boundaries of the (828) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sawmills had a population of 5,240 people (or 6.31% of the total population of Caldwell County). This makes Sawmills the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Sawmills represents 0.05% of the total population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 129th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,240 people, the population of Sawmills increased 6.48% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,921 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Sawmills had an population of 5,186 people. This is a decrease of 1.03% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.39% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Sawmills.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Sawmills. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sawmills. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sawmills.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Sawmills:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sawmills ...

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

Communities near Sawmills ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Hickory   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Sawmills

Located in Catawba County

Lenoir   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Sawmills

Morganton   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Sawmills

Located in Burke County

Newton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sawmills

Located in Catawba County

Conover   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sawmills

Located in Catawba County

Long View   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sawmills

Located in Burke County

Valdese   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Sawmills

Located in Burke County

Gamewell   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Sawmills

Taylorsville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Sawmills

Located in Alexander County

Hildebran   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sawmills

Located in Burke County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Sawmills.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for North Carolina

About Caldwell County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Caldwell County: www.co.caldwell.nc.us/

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Sawmills.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sawmills - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sawmills) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Sawmills. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sawmills

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sawmills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8163, Longitude: -81.4779     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sawmills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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