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Moravian Falls, Township of Moravian Falls, Wilkes County, North Carolina, United States


Alternative Names:Forks of the Road, Moravian Falls, Petersburg
Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA
Region:Township of Moravian Falls, Wilkes County, North Carolina, United States
Latitude:36° 5' 48" N
Longitude:81° 10' 56" W
Lat/Long (dec):36.0968,-81.18231
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Elevation:364m
Population:1,901 (2017)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Oakwoods, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 6' 52" N81° 8' 2" W4.8km (3.0 miles)
Lowe prospect, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 2' 30" N81° 11' 2" W6.1km (3.8 miles)
Wilkesboro, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 8' 54" N81° 9' 6" W6.3km (3.9 miles)
Boomer, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 4' 4" N81° 15' 17" W7.3km (4.5 miles)
115 Quarry, Oakwoods, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 6' 25" N81° 5' 59" W7.5km (4.6 miles)
North Wilkesboro, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 9' 34" N81° 8' 47" W7.7km (4.8 miles)
Asbestos Mine, North Wilkesboro, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 10' 13" N81° 9' 29" W8.5km (5.3 miles)
Copper Prospect (MRDS - 10273629), Watauga Co., North Carolina, USA36° 10' 32" N81° 8' 48" W9.3km (5.8 miles)
Wike Prospect, Catawba Co., North Carolina, USA36° 0' 47" N81° 9' 42" W9.5km (5.9 miles)
Pulear, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 10' 54" N81° 17' 3" W13.2km (8.2 miles)
Rock Quarry Road site, North Wilkesboro, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 11' 53" N81° 4' 0" W15.3km (9.5 miles)
Mathis Quarries, Antioch Community, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 8' 55" N81° 1' 24" W15.4km (9.6 miles)
Unnamed Stone Quarry EL-002 (MRDS - 10089807), Taylorsville, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA35° 57' 45" N81° 7' 12" W15.9km (9.9 miles)
Rocky Face Quarry Prospect, Hiddenite, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA35° 57' 43" N81° 7' 13" W16.0km (9.9 miles)
Fitches Knob Quarry site, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 5' 33" N81° 0' 6" W16.2km (10.1 miles)
Ferguson, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 5' 8" N81° 22' 6" W16.8km (10.4 miles)
Fox's Orchard Sillimanite Deposit, Iredell Co., North Carolina, USA36° 0' 51" N81° 0' 41" W17.9km (11.1 miles)
Taylorsville, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA35° 55' 22" N81° 10' 31" W19.3km (12.0 miles)
Elk Creek, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 3' 51" N81° 23' 56" W19.8km (12.3 miles)
Marlow Prospect, Iredell Co., North Carolina, USA35° 59' 53" N80° 59' 47" W20.0km (12.4 miles)
Roaring River, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 12' 23" N81° 0' 12" W20.1km (12.5 miles)
Ellendale School Sillimanite deposit, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA35° 55' 36" N81° 16' 36" W20.7km (12.9 miles)
Ferguson Meteorite, Ferguson, Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USA36° 6' 0" N81° 25' 0" W21.0km (13.1 miles)
Love Valley, Iredell Co., North Carolina, USA35° 59' 15" N80° 59' 18" W21.2km (13.2 miles)
Ellis Mine, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA35° 54' 49" N81° 5' 57" W21.7km (13.5 miles)
McLelland Prospect, Iredell Co., North Carolina, USA35° 58' 5" N80° 59' 55" W21.8km (13.6 miles)
Wade Pharr Prospect, Iredell Co., North Carolina, USA35° 57' 55" N80° 59' 47" W22.2km (13.8 miles)
Emerald Hollow Mine, Hiddenite, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA35° 54' 49" N81° 4' 57" W22.2km (13.8 miles)
Wade Sloan Prospect, Iredell Co., North Carolina, USA35° 57' 56" N80° 59' 37" W22.3km (13.9 miles)
Rist Mine (North America Emerald Mine; American Gems Mine; LKA International Emerald Mine), Hiddenite, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA35° 54' 39" N81° 5' 3" W22.5km (14.0 miles)

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Moravian Falls Post OfficePost office36° 5' 54" N81° 10' 51" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Moravian Falls Volunteer Fire DepartmentBuilding(s)36° 5' 29" N81° 10' 54" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Yellow Jacket LakeReservoir(s)36° 5' 38" N81° 11' 38" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Yellow Jacket Lake DamDam36° 5' 39" N81° 11' 40" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Moravian FallsOverfalls36° 5' 9" N81° 11' 24" W1.4km (0.9 miles)
West Prong Moravian CreekStream36° 5' 7" N81° 11' 57" W2.0km (1.2 miles)
Cub Creek ChurchChurch36° 7' 4" N81° 10' 18" W2.5km (1.6 miles)
Brocktown School (historical)School36° 4' 32" N81° 9' 51" W2.9km (1.8 miles)
East Fruitland (historical)Abandoned populated place36° 4' 15" N81° 10' 39" W2.9km (1.8 miles)
Oakwoods Country ClubResort36° 6' 53" N81° 9' 10" W3.3km (2.1 miles)

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North America PlateTectonic Plate
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North Carolina, USAState
Wilkes Co., North Carolina, USACounty
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