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Welcome to Yadkinville ...

The town of Yadkinville is located in Yadkin County<1> and is the County Seat for Yadkin County.

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

The pronunciation of Yadkinville: YAD-kin-vil<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Yadkinville has a population of 2,878 people<4> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Yadkinville.

Yadkinville is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Yadkinville is within the (336) area code.

Websites for Yadkinville ...

Official Website: www.yadkinville.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Yadkinville had an population of 2,878 people. This is a decrease of 2.74% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.13% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Yadkinville had a population of 2,959 people (which is 7.7% of the total population of Yadkin County). This makes Yadkinville the county's most populous community.

The population of Yadkinville represents 0.03% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 204th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,959 people, the population of Yadkinville increased 5% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,818 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Yadkinville.

Communities near Yadkinville ...

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

  • Clemmons [Forsyth County]
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    • Clemmons [Forsyth County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Yadkinville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,089 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clemmons have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clemmons
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clemmons<7>
  • Lewisville [Forsyth County]
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    • Lewisville [Forsyth County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Yadkinville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,369 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lewisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewisville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewisville<7>
  • King [Forsyth County]
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    • King [Forsyth County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Yadkinville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,912 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for King have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on King
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for King<7>
  • Mocksville [Davie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mocksville
    • Mocksville [Davie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Yadkinville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,297 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mocksville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mocksville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elkin [Surry County]
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      • Elkin [Surry County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Yadkinville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,001 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkin<7>
    • Tobaccoville [Forsyth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tobaccoville
      • Tobaccoville [Forsyth County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Yadkinville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,748 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tobaccoville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tobaccoville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tobaccoville<7>
    • Bermuda Run [Davie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bermuda Run
      • Bermuda Run [Davie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Yadkinville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,726 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bermuda Run have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bermuda Run
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bermuda Run<7>
    • Jonesville [Yadkin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jonesville
      • Jonesville [Yadkin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Yadkinville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,206 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jonesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jonesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jonesville<7>
    • Dobson [Surry County]
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      • Dobson [Surry County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Yadkinville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,534 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dobson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dobson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dobson<7>
    • Boonville [Yadkin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boonville
      • Boonville [Yadkin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Yadkinville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,109 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boonville<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Yadkinville ...

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

Adding Yadkinville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Yadkinville: www.yadkinville.org/

The official website for Yadkin County: www.yadkincounty.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 Yadkin, 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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Yadkinville. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Yadkinville.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Yadkinville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>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- Yadkinville) 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 Yadkinville. 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 YadkinvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Yadkinville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1311, Longitude: -80.6603       In this case, the coordinates for Yadkinville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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