Alleghany County, North Carolina Basics:


Alleghany County North Carolina - Government Site

Population: 10,977
Area: 235.06 square miles
County seat: Sparta
Area code(s) in use: 336
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 76.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.9%
Median household income: $32,449
Persons in poverty: 20.9%
Home ownership rate: 74.0%
Mean travel time to work: 25.9 minutes


Adjacent counties:
Ashe  Grayson (VA)  Surry  Wilkes  

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Our detail map of Alleghany County shows the Alleghany County, North Carolina boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Alleghany County, North Carolina

  Airports     show all on map

Maxwell Airport

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Alleghany County Courthouse, Alleghany County Emergency Medical Services, Alleghany County Rescue Squad, Cherry Lane Volunteer Fire Department, Glade Creek Volunteer Fire Department, Laurel Springs Volunteer Fire Department, Piney Creek Volunteer Fire Department, Sparta - Alleghany Volunteer Fire Department, Whitehead Community Center

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Antioch Cemetery, Cherry Lane Cemetery, Crab Creek Cemetery, Elk Creek Cemetery, Glade Valley Cemetery, Higgins Cemetery, Laurel Glenn Cemetery, Little Pine Cemetery, Macedonia Cemetery, Mount Carmel Cemetery, Mount Zion Cemetery, Mountain View Cemetery, New Haven Cemetery, New Hope Cemetery, Osborne Cemetery, Piney Creek Cemetery, Pleasant Home Cemetery, Prathers Creek Cemetery, Rocky Ridge Cemetery, Saddle Mountain Cemetery, Savannah Cemetery, Shiloh Cemetery, South Fork Cemetery, Sparta Cemetery, Stamper Cemetery, Union Cemetery, Woodruff Cemetery, Zion Cemetery

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Antioch Methodist Church, Antioch Primitive Baptist Church, Bakers Ridge Mission, Blue Ridge Church, Cherry Lane Union Baptist Church, Chestnut Grove Church, Crab Creek Primitive Baptist Church, Elk Creek Primitive Baptist Church, Elk Spur Church, Glade Creek Church, Glade Valley Presbyterian Church, Landmark Union Baptist Church, Laura Glenn Church, Laurel Springs Baptist Church, Liberty Missionary Baptist Church, Little Pine Church of the Brethren, Macedonia Baptist Church, Meadow Fork Primitive Baptist Church, Mount Carmel Church of the Brethren, Mount Carmel Union Baptist Church, Mount Carmel Union Baptist Church, Mount Sainai Church, Mount Zion Methodist Church, Mountain View Baptist Church, New Haven Church of the Brethren, New Home Free Will Baptist Church, New Hope Baptist Church, New River Missionary Baptist Church, New Salem Baptist Church, Osborne Memorial Missionary Baptist Church, Pine Fork Missionary Baptist Church, Pine Swamp Church, Piney Creek Primitive Baptist Church, Piney Creek United Methodist Church, Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Pleasant Home Union Baptist Church, Prathers Creek Baptist Church, Rocky Ridge Presbyterian Church (historical), Saddle Mountain Union Baptist Church, Savannah United Methodist Church, Shiloh United Methodist Church, South Fork Union Baptist Church, Union Primitive Baptist Church, Walnut Branch Church, White Plains Union Baptist Church, Whitehead Union Baptist Church, Woodruff Primitive Baptist Church, Zion Primitive Baptist Church

  Cliffs     show all on map

Alligator Back, Wildcat Rock

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Kings Creek Ford

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Air Bellows Dam, Alton Thompson Dam, Camp Cheerio Dam, D R Stone Dam, High Meadows Dam, Roaring Gap Lake Dam, Stern Lake Dam, Temple Lake Dam, Van Dillon Dam, Willis Lake Dam

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Jacks Bottom

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Air Bellows Gap, Deep Gap, Low Notch, Roaring Gap

  Hospitals     show all on map

Alleghany Memorial Hospital

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Mountain Island

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Little Glade Millpond

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Barrett Mill (historical), Beech Mountain, Bluff Mountain Overlook, Bullhead Mountain Overlook, Camp Albert Butler, Camp Cheerio, Caudill Cabin, Cheek Mill (historical), Church Mill (historical), Civilian Conservation Corps Camp NP-21 (historical), Cox Mill (historical), Crestview Golf Course, Crouse Mill (historical), Dixon Mill (historical), Duncan Mill (historical), Edwards Mill (historical), Edwards Mill (historical), Edwards Mill (historical), Estep Mill (historical), Evans Mill (historical), Hammons Mill (historical), Hares Mill (historical), Hash Mill (historical), Higgins Mill (historical), High Meadows Golf and Country Club, Hopper Mill (historical), Irwin Mill (historical), Irwin Mill (historical), Irwin Mill (historical), Irwin Mill (historical), Joines Mill (historical), Joines Mill (historical), Killien Mill (historical), Killons Mill (historical), Mahogany Rock Overlook, Maines Mill (historical), Maines Mill (historical), McCann Mill (historical), McClain Mill (historical), McClains Mill (historical), Miles, Miller Mill (historical), Miller Mill (historical), Millers Camping, Moxley Mill (historical), New River Canoe and Campground, New River Country Club, Old Forge Mill (historical), Osborne Mill (historical), Osborne Rolling Mill (historical), Perry Mill (historical), Petty Mill (historical), Phipps Mill (historical), Phipps Mill (historical), Pruitt Mill (historical), Pugh Mill (historical), Pugh Mill (historical), Richardson Mill (historical), Richardson Mill (historical), Richardson Mill (historical), Rivercamp USA, Rogers Camp, Rutherford Mill (historical), Sexton Mill (historical), Shupe Mill (historical), Spicer Mill (historical), Stoker Mill (historical), Stone Mountain Overlook, Thompson Mill (historical), Toliver Mill (historical), Ward Mill (historical), Ward Mill (historical), Weaver Mill (historical), Williams Mill (historical), Woodruff Mill (historical)

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Blue Ridge Parkway

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Airbellows (historical), Amelia, Barrett, Blevins Crossroads, Cherry Lane, Chestnut Grove, Edmonds, Edwards Crossroads, Ennice, Glade Valley, Hare, High Meadows Estates, Hooker, Kings Creek, Laurel Springs, Mount Zion, New Haven, New Hope, Peden, Pine Fork, Pine Swamp, Piney Creek, Pleasant Grove, Rich Hill, Roaring Gap, Saddle Mountain, Scottville, Sparta, Stratford, Topia, Twin Oaks, Vox, Whitehead

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Highgate Post Office (historical)

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Camp Cheerio Lake, High Meadows Lake, Lake Louise, Noname, Noname, Noname, Sparta Mill Pond (historical), Temple Lake, Willis Lake

  Ridges     show all on map

Bakers Ridge, Murphy Ridge

  Schools     show all on map

Alleghany High School, Glade Creek School, Glade Valley High School (historical), Kings Creek School (historical), Laurel Springs School (historical), Little Pine School (historical), Piney Creek High School

  Springs     show all on map

Laurel Springs

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Big Pine Creek, Bledsoe Creek, Brush Creek, Cheek Branch, Cove Creek, Crab Creek, Crab Fork, Dog Branch, Elk Creek, Evans Branch, Glade Creek, Glady Fork, Haynes Branch, Horse Cove Branch, Jewel Creek, Kings Creek, Laurel Branch, Little Glade Creek, Little Pine Creek, Little River, Maple Branch, Moccasin Creek, No Head Branch, Pine Swamp Creek, Piney Branch, Piney Creek, Piney Fork, Potato Creek, Reeves Branch, Rich Mountain Creek, Rock Branch, Rock Creek, Stewart Fork, Vile Creek, Waterfalls Creek, West Fork Chestnut Creek, Wildcat Branch, Wolf Branch

  Summits     show all on map

Bald Knob, Betsy Peak, Bluff Mountain, Bryants Knob, Bullhead Mountain, Catherine Knob, Cheek Mountain, Doughton Mountain, Elk Knob, Ellis Knoll, Fender Mountain, Fodder Stack, Franks Knob, Lilah Hill, Little Grandfather Mountain, Little Mountain, Mahogany Rock Mountain, Peach Bottom Mountain, Pine Mountain, Rich Hill Mountain, Rich Mountain, Rocky Knob, Saddle Mountain, Sheep Rock, Stony Knob, The Peak, Turkey Knob

  Towers     show all on map

Roaring Gap Lookout Tower, WCOK-AM (Sparta), Wildcat Rock Water Tower

  Trails     show all on map

Dogwood Trail,

Alleghany County, North Carolina Population By Race (2012 estimate)

RacePopulation
WhiteAlleghany County White population 10,56010,559  
BlackAlleghany County Black population 176175
MixedAlleghany County Mixed population 121120
AsianAlleghany County Asian population 6665
American IndianAlleghany County American Indian population 5554
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderAlleghany County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
North Carolina population by county