Alexander County, North Carolina Basics:

Alexander County North Carolina - Government Site

Population: 36,971
Area: 260 square miles
County seat: Taylorsville
Area code(s) in use: 828 704
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 78.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
Median household income: $39,544
Persons in poverty: 18.3%
Home ownership rate: 77.4%
Mean travel time to work: 24.3 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Caldwell  Catawba  Iredell  Wilkes  

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Map of the Alexander County area

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

Places in Alexander County, North Carolina

  Airports     show all on map

Alexander County Airport, Brown Airport, Gryder-Teague Airport, Taylorsville Airport

  Bridges     show all on map

Bells Bridge

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Alex Rescue Squad and Emergency Medical Services, Alexander County Emergency Medical Services - Bethlehem Base, Alexander County Emergency Medical Services Station 1, Bethlehem Community Volunteer Fire Department, Central Alexander Fire Department, Ellendale Community Volunteer Fire Department, Hiddenite Fire Department, Stony Point Volunteer Fire Department, Sugarloaf Volunteer Fire Department, Vashti Volunteer Fire Department, Wittenburg Volunteer Fire Department

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Bentley Cemetery, Jolly Cemetery, Lebanon Cemetery, Mount Carmel Cemetery, Pisgah Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Bethlehem Census Designated Place, Hiddenite Census Designated Place, Stony Point Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Antioch Church, Berea Church, Bethel Church, Beulah Church, Carsons Chapel, Center Church, Concord Church, Dover Church, Elk Shoals Church, Fairview Church, Faith Temple, Fellowship Church, Friendship Church, Hopewell Church, Isaac Creek Church, Lebanon Church, Liberty Church, Liberty Church, Linneys Grove Church, Little River Church, Macedonia Church, Macedonia Church, Marvin Church, Mount Bethel Church, Mount Carmel Church, Mount Hebron Church, Mount Herman Church, Mount Nebo Church, Mount Olive Church, Mount Wesley Church, Mountain Ridge Church, New Salem Church, Oxford Memorial Church, Philadelphia Church, Pleasant Hill Church, Pleasant Home Church, Poplar Springs Church, Poplar Springs Church, Russell Gap Baptist Church, Saint Johns Church, Saint Johns Church, Saint Lukes Church, Salem Church, Shiloh Church, Smiths Grove Church, Smyrna Church, South River Church, Sulphur Springs Church, Third Creek Church, Three Forks Church, Wayfound Church, Wayside Church, White Plains Church, Zion Chapel

  Dams     show all on map

C A Lackey Dam, Fox Dam, Lower Little River Dam Number One, Lower Little River Dam Number Two, Lower Rogers Dam, Moretz Dam, North State Dam, Oxford Dam, Rink Dam, Upper Rogers Dam, Watts Dam

  Gaps     show all on map

Russell Gap

  Locales     show all on map

Chapman Jersey Farm, Deal Orchards, Grace and Truth Bible Camp, Greengo Orchards, Kilby, Mountain Creek Farm, Paynes Store, Reese Dairy Farm, Roberson Orchard, Saint Clair Orchard, Sugar Loaf Orchards

  Populated Places     show all on map

Bethlehem, Ellendale, Fairview Park, Hiddenite, Isenhour Park, Liledoun, Little River, Midway, Millersville, Rocky Springs, Stony Point, Taylorsville, Taylorsville Beach, Vashti

  Post Offices     show all on map

Dealville Post Office (historical)

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Fox Lake, Lower Rogers Lake, Moretz Lake, Noname, Noname, North State Lake, Rink Lake, Upper Rogers Lake, Watts Lake

  Schools     show all on map

Alexander Central High School, Bethlehem Elementary School, East Junior High School, Ellendale Elementary School, Hiddenite Elementary School, Stoney Point Elementary School, Sugarloaf School, Taylorsville Elementary School, West Junior High School, Wittenburg School

  Springs     show all on map

All Healing Springs

  Streams     show all on map

Beaver Branch, Beaverdam Creek, Benfield Creek, Big Branch, Big Branch, Bull Branch, Cullys Branch, Davis Creek, Duck Creek, East Prong Lower Little River, Elk Shoals Creek, Glade Creek, Grassy Creek, Greasy Creek, Guys Branch, Isaac Creek, Island Creek, Jumping Run, Jumping Run, Lambert Fork, Lower Little River, Middle Little River, Mill Creek, Miller Creek, Muddy Fork, Poplar Creek, Punchbowl Creek, Rock Creek, Rocky Face Branch, Spring Creek, Stirewalt Creek, Wallace Creek, White Creek

  Summits     show all on map

Asbury Mountain, Bald Knob, Barrett Mountain, Buck Hill, Buck Knob, Chestnut Mountain, Coon Mountain, Davis Mountain, Fowler Mountain, Joe Mountain, Lackey Mountain, Linney Mountain, Little Brush Mountain, Little Mountain, Lowe Mountain, Moore Mountain, Never Mountain, Pearson Knob, Rocky Face, Round Top, Round Top, Sal Teague Hill, Spring Mountain, Sugarloaf Mountain

  Towers     show all on map

WQXZ-AM (Taylorsville), WTLK-AM (Taylorsville),

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

WhiteAlexander County White population 33,86533,865  
BlackAlexander County Black population 2,1072,107
MixedAlexander County Mixed population 444443
AsianAlexander County Asian population 407406
American IndianAlexander County American Indian population 148147
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderAlexander County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

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