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Welcome to Whaley ...

Whaley is located in Avery County.

Whaley is 3,550 feet [1,082 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Whaley is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Whaley: (828)

Communities Also Named Whaley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Whaley - they are located in Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Whaley. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Whaley. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Whaley.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Whaley:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whaley ...

Looking for more information about Whaley? 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.

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

Communities near Whaley ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Shell Creek   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of Whaley

Located in Carter County (TN)

Boone   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Whaley

Located in Watauga County

Elizabethton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Whaley

Located in Carter County (TN)

Woodby Hill   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Whaley

Located in Carter County (TN)

Mountain City   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Whaley

Located in Johnson County (TN)

Trade   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Whaley

Located in Johnson County (TN)

Roan Mountain   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Whaley

Located in Carter County (TN)

Blowing Rock   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Whaley

Located in Caldwell County

Banner Elk   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Whaley

Newland   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Whaley

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Whaley.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Avery County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Avery County: www.averyco.com/gov/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whaley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Whaley) 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 Whaley. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Whaley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whaley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2367, Longitude: -81.9313     [Map].

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