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Welcome to Todd ...

Todd is primarily located in Ashe County<1>. A portion of Todd extends into Watauga County.

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

Todd is 2,980 feet [908 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Todd is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Todd is within the (336) area code.

Communities Also Named Todd ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Todd - they are located in Alaska, Arkansas, California (2), Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Todd ...

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

  • Boone [Watauga County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boone
    • Boone [Watauga County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Todd
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,003 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boone<5>
  • Mountain City [Johnson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain City
    • Mountain City [Johnson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Todd
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,444 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain City<5>
  • Norris [Johnson County]
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    • Norris [Johnson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Todd
    • Estimated population in 2014: 1,652 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norris
  • Jefferson [Ashe County]
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    • Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Todd
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,534 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jefferson<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Trade [Johnson County]
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      • Trade [Johnson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Todd
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,441 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trade
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trade<5>
    • Blowing Rock [Caldwell County]
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      • Blowing Rock [Caldwell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Todd
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,316 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blowing Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blowing Rock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blowing Rock<5>
    • West Jefferson [Ashe County]
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      • West Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Todd
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,313 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Jefferson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Jefferson<5>
    • Banner Elk [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banner Elk
      • Banner Elk [Avery County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Todd
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,082 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banner Elk
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Banner Elk<5>
    • Dowell [Johnson County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dowell
      • Dowell [Johnson County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Todd
      • Estimated population in 2014: 364 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dowell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Beech Mountain [Avery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beech Mountain
      • Beech Mountain [Avery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Todd
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 320 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beech Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beech Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beech Mountain<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 Todd. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Todd.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Todd ...

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

Adding Todd to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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About Ashe County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ashe County: www.ashecountygov.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 Ashe, 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 Todd - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Todd) 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 Todd. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ToddOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Todd. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3096, Longitude: -81.5954       In this case, the coordinates for Todd 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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