Transylvania County, North Carolina Basics:

Transylvania County North Carolina - Government Site

Population: 32,805
Area: 379 square miles
County seat: Brevard
Area code(s) in use: 828
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 88.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.3%
Median household income: $40,678
Persons in poverty: 14.2%
Home ownership rate: 77.5%
Mean travel time to work: 22.4 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Buncombe  Greenville (SC)  Haywood  Henderson  Jackson  Oconee (SC)  Pickens (SC)  

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Map of the Transylvania County area

Our detail map of Transylvania County shows the Transylvania County, North Carolina boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Transylvania County, North Carolina

  Airports     show all on map

Brevard Airport, Transylvania County Airport

  Areas     show all on map

Buck Forest

  Bays     show all on map

Otter Hole

  Bends     show all on map

Elm Bend, The Nooks

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Elm Bend Bridge, Patton Bridge, Wilson Bridge

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Balsam Grove Volunteer Fire Department, Brevard Fire Department, Brevard Rescue Squad, Cedar Mountain Volunteer Fire Rescue, Connestee Fire Rescue Main Station, Connestee Fire Rescue Substation, Connestee Fire Rescue Upper Station, Lake Toxaway Fire Rescue Station 1, Lake Toxaway Fire Rescue Station 2, Little River Volunteer Fire Department, North Transylvania Volunteer Fire Department, Rosman Fire / Rescue, Transylvania County Emergency Medical Services, Transylvania County Rescue Squad

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Cassell Cemetery, Cooper Cemetery, Davidson River Cemetery, Evergreen Gillespie Cemetery, Gillespie Cemetery, Glazener Cemetery, Holden Cemetery, Masters Cemetery, McCall Cemetery, McCall Cemetery, McGaha Cemetery, Middle Fork Cemetery, Oak Grove Cemetery, Oakland Cemetery, Orr Cemetery, Osborne Cemetery, Owens Cemetery, Pisgah Gardens, Round Top Cemetery, Sentell Cemetery, Shady Grove Cemetery, Turkey Creek Cemetery, Whitmire Cemetery, Wilson Cemetery

  Churches     show all on map

Big Pisgah Church, Blantyre Church, Bohaynee Church, Carr Hill Church, Carson Creek Church, Catheys Creek Church, Dunns Creek Church, English Chapel, Enon Church, Faith Memorial Chapel, French Broad Church, Friendship Church, Full Gospel Church, Glade Creek Church, Lake Toxaway Church, Lake Toxaway Church, Little River Chapel, Macedonia Church, Mount Moriah Church, Mount Underwood Church, Oak Grove Church, Oak Grove Church, Old Toxaway Church, Piney Grove Church, Pisgah Forest Church, Rocky Hill Church, Rover Church, Saint Timothy Church, Shoal Creek Church, Temple Church, Village Chapel, Woods Church, Woods Memorial Church, Zion Church

  Cliffs     show all on map

Castle Rock, Copperas Rock, Dunns Rock

  Dams     show all on map

Arrowhead Dam, Artimus Owens Dam, Atagahi Lake Dam, Betty Kay Lake Dam, Blue Ridge Hills Lake Dam, Boot Lake Dam, Camp Burgess Glen Dam, Carolina Lake Dam, Cascade Lake Dam, Deep Woods Dam, Dupont Dam, Eagles Nest Dam, Fairfield Lake Dam, Ford Lake Dam, Frozen Lake Dam, High Rock Dam, Indian Lake Upper Dam, Lake Tiaroga Dam, Lake Wanteska Dam, Laural Lake Dam, Laurel Lake Dam, Little River Camp Dam, Lora Young Dam, Marchmans Dam, Mother Earth Lower Dam, Mother Earth Upper Dam, N Shore Lake Dam, Reasonover Lake Dam, Sequoyah Woods Lake Dam, Shearin Dam, Simpson Lake Dam, Siniard Lower Dam, Slick Rock Mountain Dam, Straus Lake Dam, Summit Camp Lake Lower Dam, Summit Camp Lake Upper Dam, Tarheel Lake Dam, The Wilds Dam, Thunder Lake Dam, Ticoa Dam, Toxaway Lower Dam, Trout Lake Dam, Upper Lake Toxaway Dam, Upper Sagar Dam, W Cantrell Dam, W S Sagar Lake Dam, Waste Treatment Dam

  Falls     show all on map

Bird Rock Falls, Bridal Veil Falls, Catheys Creek Falls, Connestee Falls, Courthouse Falls, Dismal Falls, Glencannon Falls, High Falls, High Falls, Hooker Falls, Laughing Falls, Looking Glass Falls, Maidenhair Falls, Rainbow Falls, Shoal Creek Falls, Slick Rock Falls, Toxaway Falls, Triple Falls, Whitewater Falls, Windy Falls

  Flats     show all on map

Big Hole, The Pink Beds

  Gaps     show all on map

Ballard Gap, Bear Gap, Beech Gap, Bennett Gap, Bennett Gap, Big Mountain Gap, Blue Ridge Gap, Bridges Camp Gap, Buck Spring Gap, Buckhorn Gap, Butter Gap, Case Ridge Gap, Cat Gap, Catpen Gap, Cherry Gap, Chestnut Gap, Club Gap, Cold Mountain Gap, Cold Spring Gap, Coontree Gap, Cycleham Gap, Deep Gap, Deep Gap, Double Springs Gap, Eastatoe Gap, Farlow Gap, Flat Laurel Gap, Folly Gap, Fryingpan Gap, Glazener Gap, Gloucester Gap, Grassy Gap, Grassy Lot Gap, Grunting Spring Gap, Gum Gap, Gumstand Gap, Horse Cove Gap, Hudlin Gap, Jones Gap, Laurel Gap, Line Rock Gap, Long Hollow Gap, Low Gap, Low Notch Gap, Maple Gap, Muleshoe Gap, Mullinax Gap, Neil Gap, Owens Gap, Panther Gap, Pine Grove Gap, Poplar Lick Gap, Pressley Gap, Rich Mountain Gap, Round Mountain Gap, Saddle Gap, Sandy Gap, Sandy Gap, Sassafras Gap, Silver Creek Gap, Simpson Gap, Slicking Gap, Squirrel Gap, Tanasee Gap, Tarkiln Gap, Tunnel Gap, Turkey Spring Gap, Turkeypen Gap, Wagon Road Gap, Wagon Road Gap, Wallace Gap, Walnut Gap, Whetstone Gap, Windy Gap

  Hospitals     show all on map

Transylvania Regional Hospital

  Lakes     show all on map

Betty-Kay Lake, Blue Ridge Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Brevard Country Club and Golf Course, Brevard Plaza, Brevard Shopping Center, Buckhorn Shelter, Butter Gap Shelter, Camp Burgiss Glen, Camp Carolina, Camp Cherryfield, Camp Deerwoode, Camp Harry H Straus, Camp Illahee, Cantrell Creek Lodge, Chestnut Square, College Shopping Center, Coontree Picnic Area, Cove Creek Campground, Cradle of Forestry in America Visitor Center, Deep Gap Shelter, Dunns Rock, Eagle Nest Camp, Gay Valley Camp, Glade Creek Community Center, Greenville Elks Childrens Camp, High Rocks Camp, John Rock, John Rock Scenic Area, Keystone Camp, Kuykendall Recreation Site, Linden Tree Manor, Little Egypt, Looking Glass Rock Scenic Area, Pink Bed Picnic Area, Pisgah Forest Community Building, Pisgah Ranger Station, Red House Inn, Rockbrook Camp, Schenck Job Corps Center, Sliding Rock Recreation Site, Socareda Camp, The Inn at Brevard, Transylvania School Camp, White Pine Camping Area

  Mines     show all on map

Penrose Quarry

  Parks     show all on map

Cradle of Forestry in America, Davidson River Recreational Area, Gorges State Park, Pisgah Game Lands, Sycamore Flats Recreational Area

  Populated Places     show all on map

Balsam Grove, Barberry Heights, Bass Lake, Bear Wallow Hollow, Bear Wallow Springs, Benton Hills, Blantyre, Blue Ridge Overlook, Bohaynee, Boylston Creek, Brevard, Broadview Estates, Calvert, Canaan, Cane Brake, Catheys Creek Estates, Cedar Mountain, Cherryfield, Connestee Falls, Davidson River, Deerwoods Estates, Ducktown, Dunns Rock, East Fork, East Fork, Ecusta, Emerald Hills Estates, Falls Creek, Fernwood, Forest Hills, Fox Ridge, Franklin Park, Glen Cannon, Hamilton Estates, Happy Acres, Hidden Valley, Illahee Hills, Indian Lake Estates, Knob Creek, Knob Hill, Knob Ridge, Lake Toxaway, Laurel Falls, Laurel Lake Estates, Line Runner Ridge, Little River, Loehencove Ridge, McCrary Acres, Middle Fork, Millbrook Estates, Mine Mountain Estates, Morgan Heights, Mountain View, North Brevard, Oak Woods, Oakland, Patton Mountain Estates, Penrose, Pine Shore Lakes, Piney Woods, Pisgah Forest, Pisgah Forest Farms, Pisgah Shadows, Powelltown, Quebec, Reid, Ridge Haven, Riverside Estates, Rocky Hill, Rosman, Round Mountain, Sapphire, Seeshore, Sega Lake, Selica, Sequoyah Woods, Seven Springs, Sherwood Forest, Sherwood Ridge, Sherwood Terrace, Slick Rock, Still Meadows, Stoney Brook, Sweetwater Farms, Thomas Woods, Toxaway Falls, Turkey Pen Gap, Union, Valley View Vistas, White Oaks, Whitewater Pines, Wolf Ford, Wolf Ridge

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Arrowhead Lake, Arthur Lake, Atagahi Lake, Betty Kay Lake, Blue Ridge Hills Lake, Boot Lake, Brevard Music Center Lake, Camp Burgess Glen Lake, Carolina Lake, Cascade Lake, Deep Woods Lake, Dupont Lake, Eagles Nest Lake, Fairfield Lake, Ford Lake, Frozen Lake, Hawkins Lake, Hemlock Lake, High Rock Lake, Indian Lake Upper, Kaiser Lake, Lake Arrowhead, Lake Frances, Lake Tahoe, Lake Taroga, Lake Toxaway, Lake Toxaway, Lake Wanteska, Laurel Falls Lake, Laurel Lake, Little River Camp Lake, Long Lake, Lora Young Lake, Marchmans Lake, McFarland Lake, Mitchums Lake, Mother Earth Upper, N Shore Lake, Noname, Noname, Noname, Noname, Piedmont Lake, Pine Shore Lakes, Rainbow Lake, Reasonover Lake, Sequoyah Woods Lake, Shearin Pond, Simpson Lake, Siniard Lake, Slick Rock Mountain Lake, Sonata Lake, Straus Lake, Summit Camp Lake, Summit Lake, T J Wilson Lake, Tar Heel Lake, Tarheel Lake, Thunder Lake, Ticoa Lake, Trout Lake, Upper Lake Toxaway, W Cantrell Lake, W S Sagar Lake

  Ridges     show all on map

Big Fork Ridge, Big Mountain Ridge, Big Pine Ridge, Big Ridge, Bruce Ridge, Brushy Ridge, Brushy Ridge, Case Camp Ridge, Cat Ridge, Chestnut Ridge, Courthouse Ridge, Daniel Ridge, Dividing Ridge, Fork River Ridge, Grassy Ridge, Grassy Ridge, Hogback, Huckleberry Ridge, Lanning Ridge, Lindsay Ridge, Line Runner Ridge, Long Spur Ridge, Narrow Rock Ridge, North Slope Ridge, Picklesimer Fields, Pilot Rock, Pine Ridge, Richland Ridge, Seniard Ridge, Shooting Ridge, Shuck Ridge, Shut-in Ridge, Slate Rock Ridge, Soapstone Ridge, Tanasee Ridge, Thompson Ridge, Wagon Road Ridge, Whetstone Ridge

  Schools     show all on map

Blue Ridge Community College - Transylvania, Brevard College, Brevard Elementary School, Brevard High School, Brevard Middle School, Looking Glass Montessori School, Montvale School, Penrose School, Rosenwald School, Rosman Elementary School, Rosman High School, Straus Elementary School, Straus School

  Springs     show all on map

Dodsworth Spring, Orr Spring

  Streams     show all on map

Adams Branch, Aiken Mill Creek, Ailents Cove Branch, Allison Creek, Ann Creek, Auger Fork Creek, Avery Creek, Barnett Branch, Bart Branch, Bear Creek, Bearcamp Creek, Bearpen Branch, Bearpen Branch, Bearpen Creek, Bearwallow Brook, Bearwallow Creek, Beasley Branch, Beasley Creek, Beetree Fork, Big Bearpen Branch, Big Bearwallow Creek, Big Branch, Big Branch, Big Mountain Branch, Billy Branch, Blacksnake Branch, Blue Ridge Branch, Blythe Branch, Boring Creek, Bracken Creek, Brackens Creek, Bradley Creek, Briery Fork Creek, Browns Mill Creek, Brushy Branch, Brushy Creek, Brushy Ridge Branch, Bryson Creek, Bryson Creek, Buckhorn Creek, Buffeys Branch, Burlingame Creek, Bursted Rock Creek, Bynum Branch, Camp Cove Branch, Camp Creek, Caney Bottom Creek, Cannon Creek, Cantrell Creek, Cantrell Creek, Carson Creek, Catheys Creek, Cedar Rock Creek, Cedar Rock Creek, Charles Creek, Cherry Tree Branch, Cherryfield Creek, Chestnut Creek, Chestnut Creek, Clawhammer Creek, Claypole Branch, Clear Creek, Coalney Branch, Cobb Creek, Cold Mountain Branch, Coley Creek, Coontree Creek, Courthouse Creek, Cove Creek, Cox Branch, Crab Creek, Crow Branch, Daniel Ridge Creek, Darb Branch, Davidson River, Deep Ford Creek, Devils Hole Creek, Diamond Creek, Dismal Creek, Dog Creek, Dogwood Creek, Double Branch, Duncan Creek, Dunns Creek, Dunns Creek, East Fork French Broad River, East Fork Laurel Creek, Eastatoe Ford, Fawn Branch, Flat Creek, Fork Creek, Frozen Creek, Frozen Creek, Galloway Creek, Garren Branch, Gash Creek, Gaylors Branch, Gerren Creek, Glade Creek, Glady Branch, Glady Branch, Glady Fork, Glady Fork, Graham Creek, Grassy Creek, Grogan Creek, Gumstand Branch, Hanty Branch, Hart Branch, Hawkins Branch, Henry Branch, Hickory Flat Creek, Hickory Mountain Branch, Hogsed Creek, Hooker Creek, Horsepasture River, Hunts Branch, Ibby Creek, Indian Camp Branch, Indian Creek, Indian Creek, Jake Branch, James Creek, Jane Cantrell Creek, Jason Branch, Jerry Branch, Jim Branch, Joel Branch, John Rock Branch, Johnies Creek, Johnson Branch, Joshua Branch, Jumping Branch, Kagle Branch, Kelley Branch, Kiesee Creek, King Creek, King Creek, Knob Branch, Kuykendall Creek, Lamance Creek, Lamb Creek, Lambo Creek, Lanning Branch, Laurel Branch, Laurel Branch, Laurel Brook, Laurel Creek, Laurel Fork, Limekiln Branch, Little Bearwallow Creek, Little Briery Creek, Little Creek, Little Darb Branch, Little River, Little Tarkiln Branch, Log Hollow Branch, Long Branch, Long Branch, Long Branch, Long Branch, Long Branch, Long Branch, Looking Glass Creek, Lower Creek, Lyday Creek, Maple Spring Branch, Mason Creek, Matheys Branch, McCall Branch, McCrary Branch, McLain Branch, Melhany Creek, Merrill Creek, Middle Creek, Middle Fork French Broad River, Middle Prong Glade Creek, Mill Branch, Mill Creek, Mill Creek, Mill Creek, Mill Station Creek, Mine Branch, Miser Creek, Morgan Creek, Morgan Mill Creek, Morton Creek, Mountain Tea Branch, Negro Prong, Neil Gap Branch, Nicholson Creek, North Fork Flat Creek, North Fork French Broad River, North Fork Tucker Creek, North Prong Glade Creek, North Prong Turkey Creek, Norton Creek, Orchard Branch, Osborne Branch, Panther Branch, Panther Branch, Parker Creek, Patterson Creek, Paxton Creek, Peter Weaver Creek, Phillips Creek, Pigeon Branch, Pole Bridge Branch, Polecat Branch, Poplar Creek, Poundingmill Branch, Poundingmill Branch, Puncheon Creek, Reasonover Creek, Reid Branch, Richland Creek, Right Fork Davidson River, Rock Creek, Rock Creek, Rockhouse Creek, Sal Creek, Sal Tom Creek, Sawmill Creek, Schoolpath Branch, Searcy Creek, Shoal Creek, Shoal Creek, Shuck Ridge Creek, Shut-in Branch, Silver Creek, Soapstone Branch, South Fork Flat Creek, South Prong Glady Fork, South Prong Little River, South Prong Turkey Creek, Spanish Oak Branch, Starens Branch, Steel Creek, Stillwater Branch, Sutton Creek, Sweetwater Branch, Swords Branch, Tarkiln Branch, Thompson Creek, Thrash Branch, Tom Creek, Toxaway Creek, Toxaway River, Tucker Creek, Turkey Creek, Upper Creek, Waddle Branch, Walker Creek, West Fork French Broad River, West Prong Glade Creek, West Prong Glady Fork, West Ridge Branch, Wild Hog Creek, Wildcat Branch, Williamson Creek, Wilson Mill Creek, Woodruff Branch, Woody Branch

  Summits     show all on map

Aiken Mountain, Bald Knob, Bald Rock, Bearpen Mountain, Beckworth Hill, Becky Mountain, Bennett Knob, Big Bald, Big Pisgah Mountain, Bill Raines Mountain, Black Knob, Black Mountain, Bracken Mountain, Bradford Mountain, Bruce Knob, Brushy Knob, Brushy Mountain, Buck Knob, Buckwheat Knob, Bunker Hill, Burl Mountain, Burl Mountain, Burnt Mountain, Burnt Mountain, Bursted Rock Mountain, Capps Mountain, Cedar Rock, Cedar Rock Mountain, Charleys Knob, Chestnut Bald, Chestnut Knob, Chestnut Mountain, Chestnut Mountain, Chestnut Mountain, Chestnut Mountain, Clawhammer Mountain, Claypole Mountain, Cold Mountain, Cook Mountain, Coontree Mountain, Crawford Mountain, Daves Rock, Dehon Mountain, Devils Courthouse, Dolves Mountain, Double Springs Mountain, Duncan Mountain, Elk Lodge Mountain, Enon Mountain, Fodderstack Mountain, Fork River Bald, Frozen Knob, Frozen Mountain, Fryingpan Mountain, Funneltop Mountain, George Orr Mountain, Glassmine Mountain, Gordon Mountain, Graveyard Hill, Grindstone Mountain, Hawk Mountain, Henry Mountain, Hickory Knob, Hickory Mountain, High Knob, High Loaf Mountain, Horse Knob, Indian Camp Mountain, Jim Raines Mountain, Joanna Mountain, John Rock, Johnson Mountain, Jordan Mountain, Joshua Mountain, Kagle Mountain, Kelley Mountain, King Mountain, Laurel Mountain, Little Bald Mountain, Little Hickory Knob, Little Mountain, Little Panthertail Mountain, Little Pisgah Mountain, Little Table Rock Mountain, Looking Glass Rock, McCall Mountain, Middle Mountain, Mine Mountain, Mine Mountain, Misery Mountain, Morgan Hill, Nancy Mountain, Negro Mountain, Panther Mountain, Panther Mountain, Panthertail Mountain, Pickens Mountain, Pilot Mountain, Pine Mountain, Pine Mountain, Pine Mountain, Piney Knob, Piney Mountain, Poundingstone Mountain, Puncheon Camp Mountain, Quebec Mountain, Quillen Mountain, Rainy Knobs, Ravenrock Mountain, Rich Mountain, Rich Mountain, Rich Mountain, Rich Mountain, Rocky Knob, Rocky Knobs, Rocky Mountain, Rocky Mountain, Rocky Mountain, Rockyface Mountain, Round Mountain, Round Mountain, Roundtop, Sassafras Knob, Sassafras Mountain, See Off Mountain, Sharpy Mountain, Sheep Mountain, Shelton Pisgah Mountain, Silvermine Bald, Slick Rock Mountain, South Spring Top, Southern Mountain, Spice Cove Mountain, Stone Mountain, Stony Knob, Sugar Loaf Mountain, Sutton Knob, Sutton Mountain, Tanasee Bald, Tarkiln Mountain, The Pinnacle, Three Forks Mountain, Toxaway Mountain, Turkey Mountain, Waddle Mountain, Walker Mountain, Walnut Cove Mountain, Whiteoak Mountain, Woodruff Mountain

  Towers     show all on map

WHNS-TV (Asheville), WPNF-AM (Brevard)

  Trails     show all on map

Art Loeb Trail, Black Mountain Trail, Buck Spring Trail, Mullinax Trail, Pilot Rock Trail, Thompson Ridge Trail

  Tunnels     show all on map

Buck Springs Tunnel, Devil's Courthouse Tunnel, Frying Pan Tunnel

  Valleys     show all on map

Andy Cove, Ash Cove, Bennett Cove, Big Cove, Cherry Cove, Clawhammer Cove, Cove Hollow, Daves Cove, East Horse Cove, Fate Osteen Cove, Fortune Cove, Gads Cove, Hogback Valley, Horse Cove, Justus Cove, Long Hollow, Maxwell Cove, Mill Cove, Moore Cove, Perry Cove, Pilot Cove, Pressley Cove, Rich Cove, Spice Cove, Summey Cove, Sunfish Cove, Thrift Cove, Walnut Cove, Walnut Cove, Walnut Hollow, Wolfpen Cove,

Transylvania County, North Carolina Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteTransylvania County White population 30,70530,705  
BlackTransylvania County Black population 1,3121,312
MixedTransylvania County Mixed population 525524
AsianTransylvania County Asian population 164164
American IndianTransylvania County American Indian population 9898
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderTransylvania County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
North Carolina population by county