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Welcome to Tillery ...

Tillery is located in Halifax County<1>.

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

Tillery is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Tillery: (252)

Communities near Tillery ...

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

  • Roanoke Rapids [Halifax County]
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    • Roanoke Rapids [Halifax County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Tillery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,186 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke Rapids
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke Rapids<5>
  • Enfield [Halifax County]
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    • Enfield [Halifax County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Tillery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,260 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enfield<5>
  • Scotland Neck [Halifax County]
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    • Scotland Neck [Halifax County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Tillery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,810 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scotland Neck 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 Scotland Neck<5>
  • Weldon [Halifax County]
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    • Weldon [Halifax County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Tillery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,456 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weldon 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 Weldon<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gaston [Northampton County]
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      • Gaston [Northampton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Tillery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,022 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaston<5>
    • Garysburg [Northampton County]
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      • Garysburg [Northampton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Tillery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 913 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garysburg<5>
    • Rich Square [Northampton County]
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      • Rich Square [Northampton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Tillery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 834 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rich Square 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 Rich Square<5>
    • Conway [Northampton County]
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      • Conway [Northampton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Tillery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 721 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conway 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 Conway<5>
    • Woodland [Northampton County]
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      • Woodland [Northampton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Tillery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 701 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodland<5>
    • Whitakers [Edgecombe County]
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      • Whitakers [Edgecombe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Tillery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 700 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitakers have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitakers
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitakers<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 Tillery. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tillery.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tillery ...

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

Adding Tillery to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in North Carolina

About Halifax County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Halifax County: www.halifaxnc.com/

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 Halifax, 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 Tillery - 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- Tillery) 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 Tillery. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TilleryOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tillery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2518, Longitude: -77.4855       In this case, the coordinates for Tillery 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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