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Page Contents for Spindale, North Carolina

Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

City Attractions

Community news

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.



Statistics & Facts

The North Carolina state capital is Raleigh.
The population of Spindale is approximately 4321 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,735 (1990), 1740 (2010).
The amount of land area in Spindale is 13.53 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Spindale to Washington DC is 370 miles.
The distance to the North Carolina state capital is 187 miles. (as the crow flies)
Spindale is positioned 35.36 degrees north of the equator and 81.92 degrees west of the prime meridian.


between Asheville and Charlotte. Look for Spindale on this map page
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History & History Related Items

Here is a history page for Spindale.

In 1880, Colonel Frank Coxe built a home from which he operated an Inn along the railroad line. Spindale grew up around the Inn. By 1923, it had become a town. This home is now used as a Community House for activities in Spindale as well as a Town Hall with athletic facilities.
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more information about Spindale.

Chimney Rock Park
toll-free: 1-800-277-9611
25 miles southeast of Asheville, and about 18 miles east of Hendersonville, North Carolina.
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Spindale Community News

December of 1999
Spindale was named as a Millennium Community based upon its plan of ongoing Millennium initiatives. Spindale is one of only five cities in North Carolina to receive this honor.

Spindale Libraries

Rutherford County Library
255 Callahan Rd
Spindale, NC 28160
Phone: 828-287-6115

Spindale Schools

Rutherford Public Schools
Phone: 828-286-2757
Fax: 828-286-7016
298 Fairground Road
Spindale, NC 28160-2203

Here is an education page for Spindale and the area.

Spindale Elementary School


Isothermal Community College

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