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Welcome to Stokesdale ...

The town of Stokesdale is located in Guilford County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Stokesdale has a population of 5,506 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Stokesdale.

Stokesdale is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Stokesdale: (336)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stokesdale had an population of 5,506 people. This is an increase of 9.09% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 68.53% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Stokesdale had a population of 5,047 people. This makes Stokesdale the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Stokesdale represents 0.05% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 131st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,047 people, the population of Stokesdale increased 54.48% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,267 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Stokesdale.

Communities Also Named Stokesdale ...

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

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

Communities near Stokesdale ...

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

  • Greensboro [Guilford County]
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    • Greensboro [Guilford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Stokesdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 297,878 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensboro<6>
  • Winston-Salem [Forsyth County]
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    • Winston-Salem [Forsyth County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Stokesdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 248,112 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winston-Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winston-Salem<6>
  • High Point [Davidson County]
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    • High Point [Davidson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Stokesdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 113,565 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for High Point<6>
  • Kernersville [Forsyth County]
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    • Kernersville [Forsyth County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Stokesdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,891 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kernersville 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 Kernersville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Reidsville [Rockingham County]
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      • Reidsville [Rockingham County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Stokesdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,993 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reidsville 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 Reidsville<6>
    • Walkertown [Forsyth County]
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      • Walkertown [Forsyth County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Stokesdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,290 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walkertown<6>
    • Jamestown [Guilford County]
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      • Jamestown [Guilford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Stokesdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,528 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jamestown<6>
    • Rural Hall [Forsyth County]
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      • Rural Hall [Forsyth County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Stokesdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,299 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rural Hall<6>
    • Wallburg [Davidson County]
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      • Wallburg [Davidson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Stokesdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,125 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wallburg<6>
    • Wentworth [Rockingham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wentworth
      • Wentworth [Rockingham County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Stokesdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,734 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wentworth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Stokesdale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Stokesdale.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stokesdale ...

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

Adding Stokesdale to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Stokesdale. 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 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Stokesdale.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stokesdale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Stokesdale) 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 Stokesdale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from StokesdaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stokesdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2318, Longitude: -79.9833       In this case, the coordinates for Stokesdale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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