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Sherrills Ford, NC

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Sherrills Ford rests on the northwestern shores of Lake Norman.
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Sherrills Ford is located on the north part of Lake Norman and has a more countryside feel when compared to other parts of the Lake.

That being said, Sherrills Ford NC is growing quickly. The Villages of Sherrills Ford has become the epicenter with a new Publix shopping center and commercial space.

Sherrills Ford is so named due its being the site of the fording of the Catawba River from east to west by Adam Sherrill in 1747. (The apostrophe in "Sherrill's Ford" was inadvertently dropped.) The Sherrills, of English ancestry, had come from northeast Maryland, most probably trekking through modern Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Virginia. Many Sherrill descendants still reside in Sherrills Ford.

Sherrills Ford has plenty of forests, woods, lakesides, and spots suitable for camping and RVs. Start a bonfire with friends and sit in the stars. Read a book by the water and enjoy the breeze.

With a more laid back countryside feel, Sherrills Ford allows you to be fully immersed in nature and lead a slow-paced lifestyle.

There are several restaurants, and one of our favorite places is The General Store. They have a little of everything from groceries to supplies to a deli. It's also connected to the hardware store that is well stocked and staffed with friendly locals.

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Sherrills Ford demographics

51% of Sherrills Ford residents were born in North Carolina, 46% were born out of state, and 3% were foreign born.

Can you imagine yourself living in Sherrills Ford?

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Sherrills Ford weather

In Sherrills Ford, over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 32°F to 88°F and is rarely below 19°F or above 94°F.

The best times of year to visit Sherrills Ford for warm-weather activities are from mid May to mid June and from mid August to early October.

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