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Welcome to Spicewood ...

Spicewood is located in Guilford County<1>.

Spicewood is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Spicewood is within the boundaries of the (336) area code.

Communities Also Named Spicewood ...

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

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

Communities near Spicewood ...

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

  • Greensboro [Guilford County]
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    • Greensboro [Guilford County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the south of Spicewood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 297,878 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensboro<4>
  • High Point [Davidson County]
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    • High Point [Davidson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Spicewood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 113,565 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on High Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for High Point<4>
  • Kernersville [Forsyth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kernersville
    • Kernersville [Forsyth County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Spicewood
    • 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>
  • Reidsville [Rockingham County]
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    • Reidsville [Rockingham County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Spicewood
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reidsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reidsville<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elon [Alamance County]
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      • Elon [Alamance County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Spicewood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,186 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elon have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elon
    • Archdale [Randolph County]
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      • Archdale [Randolph County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Spicewood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,560 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Archdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Archdale<4>
    • Summerfield [Guilford County]
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      • Summerfield [Guilford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Spicewood
      • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gibsonville
      • Gibsonville [Alamance County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Spicewood
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibsonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gibsonville<4>
    • Oak Ridge [Guilford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Ridge
      • Oak Ridge [Guilford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Spicewood
      • 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>
    • Elon College [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elon College
      • Elon College [Alamance County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Spicewood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elon College came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elon College
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elon College<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 Spicewood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Spicewood.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spicewood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Guilford County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Spicewood. 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 Spicewood - 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- Spicewood) 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 Spicewood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from SpicewoodOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spicewood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1265, Longitude: -79.7969    
<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.
<6>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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