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Welcome to Whitetown ...

Whitetown is located in Caswell County<1>.

Whitetown is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Whitetown is within the boundaries of the (336) area code.

Communities Also Named Whitetown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Whitetown - they are located in Arkansas, South Carolina and Virginia.

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

Communities near Whitetown ...

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

  • Danville [Danville City]
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    • Danville [Danville City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Whitetown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 40,044 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danville<4>
  • Eden [Rockingham County]
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    • Eden [Rockingham County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Whitetown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,886 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eden have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eden<4>
  • Reidsville [Rockingham County]
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    • Reidsville [Rockingham County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southwest of Whitetown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,987 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reidsville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reidsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reidsville<4>
  • Wentworth [Rockingham County]
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    • Wentworth [Rockingham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Whitetown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,720 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wentworth have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wentworth
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    • Yanceyville [Caswell County]
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      • Yanceyville [Caswell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Whitetown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,963 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yanceyville<4>
    • Chatham [Pittsylvania County]
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      • Chatham [Pittsylvania County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Whitetown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,427 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chatham have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chatham
    • Milton [Caswell County]
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      • Milton [Caswell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Whitetown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 147 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton<4>
    • Providence [Caswell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Providence
      • Providence [Caswell County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Whitetown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Providence have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Providence
    • Bethel [Caswell County]
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      • Bethel [Caswell County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Whitetown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel
    • Blanch [Caswell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blanch
      • Blanch [Caswell County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Whitetown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blanch have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blanch
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blanch<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whitetown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Carolina

About Caswell County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Caswell County: www.caswellcountync.gov/

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 Caswell, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whitetown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Whitetown) 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 Whitetown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Whitetown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whitetown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5381, Longitude: -79.4476    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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