The City of Bessemer City, NC
The city of Bessemer City is located in the state of North Carolina in Gaston County and has a population of 5,592 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Bessemer City is Charlotte, approximately 25 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Bessemer City, including Waffle House, Gg's Grill, McDonalds Restaurant, Dan's Restaurant and Gondola Italian Restaurant. For a larger selection of Bessemer City restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Bessemer City Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the Linwood Springs Golf Course, Gastonia Municipal Golf Course, Lakewood Golf Course, White Oak Par 3 and Crowders Mountain Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Bessemer City please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Bessemer City:
- Charlotte-Douglas Intl. Airport (CLT)
- Hickory Regional Airport (HKY)
- Rock Hill-York County Airport (RKH)
Bessemer City, North Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Bessemer City experiences an average high temperature of 50 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 29 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.21 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Bessemer City with daytime temperatures averaging 86 degrees in the summer, and 53 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Bessemer City to receive an average of 3.84 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.96 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 106 degrees in the summer and as low as -5 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Bessemer City should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 72 degrees, and nighttime lows of 48.
Bessemer City, North Carolina Attractions
1Andrew Jackson State Park - , Lancaster,
Andrew Jackson State Park is a 360-acre South Carolina state park established in 1952 to honor the only South Carolina born president, Andrew Jackson, who was born nearby in 1767. The park is on U.S. Highway 521 about nine miles north of Lancaster, South Carolina. The park offers hiking, canoeing, camping, fishing and picnicking.
2Billy Graham Library - Charlotte,
The Billy Graham Library is a public museum and library documenting the life and ministry of Christian evangelist Billy Graham. The 40,000-square-foot complex opened to the public on June 5, 2007. The library is that can be found on the grounds of the international headquarters of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association in Charlotte, North Carolina, a few miles from where Billy Graham grew up. The library is styled after a dairy barn to reflect Graham's childhood on a farm.
3Birkdale Golf Club - Huntersville,
The Birkdale Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Mecklenburg County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Huntersville, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 704-895-8038.
Address: 16500 Birkdale Commons Pkwy, Huntersville, NC 28078
4Carolinas Aviation Museum - Charlotte,
The Carolinas Aviation Museum is an aviation museum on the grounds of Charlotte/Douglas International Airport in Charlotte, North Carolina. Established in 1992 by Floyd and Lois Wilson, the museum displays a collection of over 50 static aircraft and a wealth of smaller historic items related to aviation in the North and South Carolina. Most of the collection consists of Cold War military aircraft, including several historic jets from the 1950s and 1960s.
5Carowinds - Charlotte,
Carowinds is a 122-acre theme park, located adjacent to Interstate 77 on the state line between North and South Carolina, in Charlotte and Fort Mill, respectively. The park opened on March 31, 1973, at a cost of $70 million, after a four-year planning period spearheaded by Charlotte businessman Earl Patterson Hall, who was inspired to build the park by a 1956 trip to Disneyland and a dream of bringing the two states closer together.
6Challenger 3 Golf Course - Shelby,
The Challenger 3 Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Cleveland County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Shelby, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 704-482-5061.
Address: 1650 N Post Rd, Shelby, NC 28150
7Charlotte Golf Links - Charlotte,
The Charlotte Golf Links is an 18 hole public golf course in Mecklenburg County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Charlotte, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 704-846-7990.
Address: 11500 Providence Rd, Charlotte, NC 28277
8Charlotte Nature Museum - Charlotte,
Discovery Place is a science and technology museum for visitors of all ages located in the Uptown area of Charlotte, North Carolina. Discovery Place brings science to life through hands-on interactive exhibits, thrilling activities and experiments, a larger-than-life IMAX Dome Theatre, and boundless other educational opportunities and programs. The Museum, which first opened in 1981, recently underwent an 18-month, $31.
9Crowders Mountain Golf Club - Gastonia,
The Crowders Mountain Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Gaston County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Gastonia, . Tee times are accepted up to 1 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 704-739-7681.
Address: Linwood Rd, Gastonia, NC 28053
Bessemer City, North Carolina Hotels
10Days Inn Gastonia - West Of Charlotte Kings Mountain
1700 North Chester St
Gastonia, NC 28016
Bessemer City, North Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Bessemer City Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Breakfast & Brunch Restaurants and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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