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Terrell, North Carolina
(Catawba County)

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Welcome to Terrell ...

Terrell is located in Catawba County<1>.

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

Terrell is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Terrell: (828)

Websites for Terrell ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.catawbachamber.org/

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

Communities Also Named Terrell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two North Carolina communities named Terrell: This one is located in Catawba County and the other is located in Buncombe County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 9 communities that are also named Terrell - they are located in Florida, Georgia (2), Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee, Texas and Utah.

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

Communities near Terrell ...

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

  • Huntersville [Mecklenburg County]
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    • Huntersville [Mecklenburg County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Terrell
    • 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Terrell
    • 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]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cornelius
    • Cornelius [Mecklenburg County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Terrell
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cornelius
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cornelius<5>
  • Statesville [Iredell County]
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    • Statesville [Iredell County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Terrell
    • 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) ...
    • Mount Holly [Gaston County]
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      • Mount Holly [Gaston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Terrell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,415 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Holly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Holly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Holly<5>
    • Newton [Catawba County]
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      • Newton [Catawba County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Terrell
      • 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Terrell
      • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincolnton
      • Lincolnton [Lincoln County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Terrell
      • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conover
      • Conover [Catawba County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Terrell
      • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stanley
      • Stanley [Gaston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Terrell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,793 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanley<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 Terrell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Terrell.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Terrell ...

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

Adding Terrell to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Terrell 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 Terrell was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

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About Catawba County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Terrell. 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 Terrell - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Terrell) 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 Terrell. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TerrellOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Terrell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5893, Longitude: -80.9781       In this case, the coordinates for Terrell 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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