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Welcome to Sherrills Ford ...

Sherrills Ford is located in Catawba County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Sherrills Ford: Sherrills Frd.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Sherrills Ford for more information about variations on the name of Sherrills Ford.

Sherrills Ford is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Sherrills Ford: (828)

Websites for Sherrills Ford ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.catawbachamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Sherrills Ford, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Sherrills Ford ...

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

  • Huntersville [Mecklenburg County]
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    • Huntersville [Mecklenburg County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Sherrills Ford
    • 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<5>
  • Mooresville [Iredell County]
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    • Mooresville [Iredell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Sherrills Ford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,962 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mooresville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mooresville<5>
  • Cornelius [Mecklenburg County]
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    • Cornelius [Mecklenburg County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Sherrills Ford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,804 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cornelius have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cornelius<5>
  • Statesville [Iredell County]
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    • Statesville [Iredell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Sherrills Ford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,045 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Statesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Statesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Statesville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newton [Catawba County]
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      • Newton [Catawba County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Sherrills Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,224 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton<5>
    • Davidson [Iredell County]
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      • Davidson [Iredell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Sherrills Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,203 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Davidson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Davidson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davidson<5>
    • Lincolnton [Lincoln County]
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      • Lincolnton [Lincoln County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Sherrills Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,522 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincolnton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincolnton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lincolnton<5>
    • Conover [Catawba County]
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      • Conover [Catawba County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Sherrills Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,573 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conover<5>
    • Stanley [Gaston County]
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      • Stanley [Gaston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Sherrills Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,793 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanley<5>
    • Maiden [Catawba County]
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      • Maiden [Catawba County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Sherrills Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,421 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maiden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maiden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maiden<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sherrills Ford ...

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

Adding Sherrills Ford to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Carolina

About Catawba County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Catawba County: www.co.catawba.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 Catawba, 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 Sherrills Ford - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sherrills Ford) 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 Sherrills Ford. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sherrills FordOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sherrills Ford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6204, Longitude: -80.9865       In this case, the coordinates for Sherrills Ford 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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