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Welcome to Lake Wylie ...

Lake Wylie is located in York County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Lake Wylie: Lk. Wylie

Lake Wylie is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Lake Wylie is located in the (803) area code.

The ZIP code for Lake Wylie: 29710<3>

Websites for Lake Wylie ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.yorkcountychamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Lake Wylie, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Lake Wylie ...

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

  • Charlotte [Mecklenburg County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlotte
    • Charlotte [Mecklenburg County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Lake Wylie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 900,350 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlotte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlotte<5>
  • Gastonia [Gaston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gastonia
    • Gastonia [Gaston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Lake Wylie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 77,640 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gastonia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gastonia<5>
  • Rock Hill [York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rock Hill
    • Rock Hill [York County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Lake Wylie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,318 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Hill<5>
  • Matthews [Mecklenburg County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Matthews
    • Matthews [Mecklenburg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Lake Wylie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,718 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Matthews
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Matthews<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fort Mill [York County]
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      • Fort Mill [York County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Lake Wylie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,929 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Mill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Mill<5>
    • Mount Holly [Gaston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Holly
      • Mount Holly [Gaston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Lake Wylie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,415 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Holly have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Holly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Holly<5>
    • Belmont [Gaston County]
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      • Belmont [Gaston County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Lake Wylie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,622 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belmont have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belmont<5>
    • Tega Cay [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tega Cay
      • Tega Cay [York County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Lake Wylie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,696 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tega Cay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tega Cay<5>
    • Weddington [Mecklenburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weddington
      • Weddington [Mecklenburg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Lake Wylie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,389 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weddington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weddington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weddington<5>
    • Kings Mountain [Cleveland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kings Mountain
      • Kings Mountain [Cleveland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Lake Wylie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,118 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kings Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kings 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 Lake Wylie. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lake Wylie.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake Wylie ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for South Carolina

About York County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for York County: www.yorkcountygov.com/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Carolina's counties, including York, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lake Wylie - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Lake Wylie). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lake Wylie or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Lake Wylie) 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 Lake Wylie. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lake WylieOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Wylie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1085, Longitude: -81.0429    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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