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Welcome to Six Points ...

Six Points is located in Rutherford County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Six Points: Six Pts.

Six Points is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Six Points is located in the (828) area code.

Communities Also Named Six Points ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Six Points - they are located in Alabama, Indiana (2), New Jersey, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Texas.

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

Communities near Six Points ...

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

  • Shelby [Cleveland County]
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    • Shelby [Cleveland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Six Points
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,145 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelby<4>
  • Gaffney [Cherokee County]
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    • Gaffney [Cherokee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Six Points
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,695 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaffney<4>
  • Forest City [Rutherford County]
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    • Forest City [Rutherford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Six Points
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,138 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest City<4>
  • Boiling Springs [Cleveland County]
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    • Boiling Springs [Cleveland County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Six Points
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,617 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boiling Springs 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 Boiling Springs<4>
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    • Spindale [Rutherford County]
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      • Spindale [Rutherford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Six Points
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,175 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spindale 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 Spindale<4>
    • Rutherfordton [Rutherford County]
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      • Rutherfordton [Rutherford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Six Points
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,090 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rutherfordton<4>
    • Cowpens [Spartanburg County]
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      • Cowpens [Spartanburg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Six Points
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,465 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowpens<4>
    • Blacksburg [Cherokee County]
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      • Blacksburg [Cherokee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Six Points
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,880 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blacksburg<4>
    • Belwood [Cleveland County]
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      • Belwood [Cleveland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Six Points
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 963 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belwood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Chesnee [Cherokee County]
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      • Chesnee [Cherokee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Six Points
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 942 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesnee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesnee<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 Six Points. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Six Points.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Six Points ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Rutherford County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rutherford County: www.rutherfordcountync.gov/

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 Rutherford, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Six Points - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Six Points) 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 Six Points. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Six PointsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Six Points. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2795, Longitude: -81.7479    
<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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