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(Wake County)

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Welcome to Timberlake ...

Timberlake is located in Wake County<1>.

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

Timberlake is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Timberlake: (919) & (984)<4>

Communities Also Named Timberlake ...

While we believe that this Timberlake is located in Wake County, we know of another 2 North Carolina communities named Timberlake. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cumberland and Person County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 15 communities that are also named Timberlake - they are located in Georgia, Maryland, Ohio, South Carolina (3), Tennessee (4), Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Timberlake ...

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

  • Raleigh [Wake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raleigh
    • Raleigh [Wake County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the southwest of Timberlake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 474,414 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raleigh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raleigh<6>
  • Cary [Chatham County]
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    • Cary [Chatham County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Timberlake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 173,587 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cary
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cary<6>
  • Apex [Wake County]
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    • Apex [Wake County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Timberlake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,388 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Apex have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apex
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Apex<6>
  • Wake Forest [Franklin County]
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    • Wake Forest [Franklin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Timberlake
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,314 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wake Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wake Forest
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wake Forest<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Holly Springs [Wake County]
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      • Holly Springs [Wake County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Timberlake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,882 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly Springs<6>
    • Garner [Wake County]
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      • Garner [Wake County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Timberlake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,180 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garner<6>
    • Fuquay-Varina [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fuquay-Varina
      • Fuquay-Varina [Wake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Timberlake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,145 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fuquay-Varina have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fuquay-Varina
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fuquay-Varina<6>
    • Morrisville [Durham County]
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      • Morrisville [Durham County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Timberlake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,495 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrisville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morrisville<6>
    • Clayton [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayton
      • Clayton [Johnston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Timberlake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,458 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clayton<6>
    • Knightdale [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knightdale
      • Knightdale [Wake County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Timberlake
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,122 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knightdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knightdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Knightdale<6>

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 Timberlake. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Timberlake.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Timberlake ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for North Carolina

About Wake County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wake County: www.wakegov.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 Wake, 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 Timberlake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (984) is an overlay for area code (919).
<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 from Point A (ie- Timberlake) 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 Timberlake. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TimberlakeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Timberlake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8071, Longitude: -78.5869       In this case, the coordinates for Timberlake 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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