Forsyth County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Basins 1
Lakes 6
Streams 66
Summits 1
Valleys 1
Cultural Features
Airports 9
Buildings 67
Cemeteries 26
Churches 105
Civil 24
Dams 64
Hospitals 8
Locales 67
Mines 2
Parks 28
Post Offices 1
Reservoirs 73
Schools 71
Towers 11
Trails 1
Historical Features
Churches 1
Civil 2
Locales 1
Military (Historical) 1
Populated Places 5
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: North Carolina's National Historic Landmarks