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Welcome to Scalesville ...

Scalesville is located in Guilford County<1>.

Scalesville is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Scalesville: (336)

Communities Also Named Scalesville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Scalesville - it's located in Indiana.

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

Communities near Scalesville ...

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

  • Greensboro [Guilford County]
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    • Greensboro [Guilford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Scalesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 297,878 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensboro<4>
  • Kernersville [Forsyth County]
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    • Kernersville [Forsyth County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Scalesville
    • 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>
  • Eden [Rockingham County]
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    • Eden [Rockingham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Scalesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,867 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eden have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eden<4>
  • Reidsville [Rockingham County]
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    • Reidsville [Rockingham County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Scalesville
    • 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) ...
    • Summerfield [Guilford County]
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      • Summerfield [Guilford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Scalesville
      • 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Scalesville
      • 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.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gibsonville<4>
    • Oak Ridge [Guilford County]
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      • Oak Ridge [Guilford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Scalesville
      • 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>
    • Stokesdale [Guilford County]
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      • Stokesdale [Guilford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Scalesville
      • 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>
    • Walkertown [Forsyth County]
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      • Walkertown [Forsyth County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Scalesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,290 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walkertown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walkertown<4>
    • Pleasant Garden [Guilford County]
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      • Pleasant Garden [Guilford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Scalesville
      • 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.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Garden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Garden<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 Scalesville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Scalesville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Scalesville ...

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

Adding Scalesville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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About Guilford County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Scalesville. 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 Scalesville - 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- Scalesville) 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 Scalesville. 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 ScalesvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scalesville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2361, Longitude: -79.8447    
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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