Purlear, North Carolina

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Purlear, North Carolina
Unincorporated community
Purlear, North Carolina is located in North Carolina
Purlear, North Carolina
Purlear, North Carolina
Coordinates: 36°10′55″N 81°17′03″W / 36.18194°N 81.28417°W / 36.18194; -81.28417Coordinates: 36°10′55″N 81°17′03″W / 36.18194°N 81.28417°W / 36.18194; -81.28417
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Wilkes
Elevation 1,342 ft (409 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 28665
Area code(s) 336
GNIS feature ID 992920[1]

Purlear is an unincorporated community in Wilkes County, North Carolina, United States. Purlear is 2.65 miles (4.26 km) west of Millers Creek. Purlear has a post office with ZIP code 28665.[2][3] Rendezvous Mountain Educational State Forest is located in Purlear.[4]

Notable residents[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Purlear". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ United States Postal Service (2012). "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code". Retrieved 2012-02-15. 
  3. ^ "Postmaster Finder - Post Offices by ZIP Code". United States Postal Service. Retrieved March 23, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Rendezvous Mountain Educational State Forest". North Carolina Forest Service. Retrieved March 23, 2013.