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Welcome to Soda Hill ...

Soda Hill is located in Watauga County<1>.

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

Soda Hill is 3,240 feet [988 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Soda Hill is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Soda Hill is located in the (828) area code.

Communities near Soda Hill ...

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

  • Boone [Watauga County]
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    • Boone [Watauga County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Soda Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,003 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boone<5>
  • Mountain City [Johnson County]
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    • Mountain City [Johnson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Soda Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,444 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain City<5>
  • Norris [Johnson County]
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    • Norris [Johnson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Soda Hill
    • Estimated population in 2014: 1,652 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norris
  • Jefferson [Ashe County]
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    • Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Soda Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,534 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson 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 Jefferson<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Trade [Johnson County]
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      • Trade [Johnson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Soda Hill
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,441 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trade<5>
    • Blowing Rock [Caldwell County]
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      • Blowing Rock [Caldwell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Soda Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,316 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blowing Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blowing Rock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blowing Rock<5>
    • West Jefferson [Ashe County]
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      • West Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Soda Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,313 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Jefferson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Jefferson<5>
    • Banner Elk [Avery County]
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      • Banner Elk [Avery County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Soda Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,082 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Banner Elk<5>
    • Dowell [Johnson County] - Historic
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      • Dowell [Johnson County] was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Soda Hill
      • Estimated population in 2014: 364 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dowell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Beech Mountain [Avery County]
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      • Beech Mountain [Avery County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Soda Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 320 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beech Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beech Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beech Mountain<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 Soda Hill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Soda Hill.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Soda Hill ...

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

Adding Soda Hill to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Watauga County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Watauga County: www.wataugacounty.org/

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 Watauga, 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 Soda Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Soda Hill) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Soda Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2762, Longitude: -81.6376       In this case, the coordinates for Soda Hill 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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