Union Cross, North Carolina

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Union Cross, North Carolina
Unincorporated community
Union Cross, North Carolina is located in North Carolina
Union Cross, North Carolina
Location of Union Cross in North Carolina
Coordinates: 36°02′54″N 80°07′08″W / 36.04833°N 80.11889°W / 36.04833; -80.11889Coordinates: 36°02′54″N 80°07′08″W / 36.04833°N 80.11889°W / 36.04833; -80.11889
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Forsyth
Elevation[1] 978 ft (298 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 27284
Area code(s) 336
FIPS code 37-37067
GNIS feature ID 1023037[1]
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Union Cross is an unincorporated community in southeastern Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States. Parts of the community have been annexed by Kernersville and Winston-Salem as a result of the area's large population growth and the construction of the new Dell plant. The community holds Union Cross Traditional Academy, as well as Glenn High School.

Geography[edit]

Union Cross is located at 36°02′54″N 80°07′07″W / 36.04833°N 80.11861°W / 36.04833; -80.11861 (36.048470 -80.118933).[1] It is located southeast of Winston-Salem at the intersection of High Point Road, and Union Cross Road, north of U.S. Route 311, and Future Interstate 74. Its elevation is 978 feet (298 m).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Union Cross, North Carolina. Retrieved on 2008-05-04.
  2. ^ "Union Cross NC". ZIP Code Lookup. Retrieved 2008-06-09.