The City of Archdale is strategically located at the intersection of I-85 and U.S. 311 in the northwest corner of Randolph County and southwest corner of Guilford County. It is also located in what is known as the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, with the City of High Point being adjacent to the City to the north, and Greensboro located 15 miles northeast of the City.
One million people live within a 30 mile radius of the City of Archdale. The new I-74, when completed will touch the northeastern corner of the City. This interstate highway will provide easier and direct access to the Piedmont Triad International Airport and the FedEx Terminal located some 18 miles (25 minutes) northeast of the City and to seaports on the North Carolina coast.
In addition to the direct access via I-85 to Greensboro and Charlotte (75 miles) away, I-74 will provide a direct access to I-95 and I-77.