Alexis, North Carolina

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Alexis, North Carolina
Populated place
Location of Alexis, North Carolina
Location of Alexis, North Carolina
Coordinates: 35°23′59″N 81°7′4″W / 35.39972°N 81.11778°W / 35.39972; -81.11778Coordinates: 35°23′59″N 81°7′4″W / 35.39972°N 81.11778°W / 35.39972; -81.11778
Country  United States
State  North Carolina
County Gaston
Elevation 886 ft (270 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 704
GNIS feature ID 1018790[1]

Alexis is an unincorporated community in Gaston County, North Carolina, United States. It is approximately 3 mi north of Stanley.

Alexis had been incorporated in 1899. Alexis was formerly named Alex's Cross Roads for an individual named Alexander who owned land in the area.[1]

The community is in Gaston County, but official residents of the community (by zip code) live in both Gaston County and Lincoln County, North Carolina. The zip code for Alexis is 28006.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Alexis, North Carolina