Community Information

Henderson County
encompasses a 375 square-mile area and is governed by a five-member

Board of Commissioners, with a chairman elected by the commissioners.

 A full-time county manager is employed.

The City of Hendersonville
was incorporated January 7, 1847 and encompasses approximately 5.5 miles.

The City is governed by a mayor/council, with a full-time city manager.

The Chamber of Commerce
is a non-profit business membership organization supported by

membership dues. Membership is open to everyone and currently includes

all sizes and types of businesses from sole proprietorship to major industry.

The Town of Laurel Park
is a small, mainly residential community rising over a thousand feet

providing lovely panoramas of the surrounding mountain ranges.

The Village of Flat Rock
is included in the National Register of Historic places. The community

of Flat Rock began about a century and three quarters ago. South Carolina's

Low Country gentry affectionately called Flat Rock

"The Little Charleston of the Mountains."

The Town of Fletcher
was incorporated in June of 1989 and encompasses five square miles.

Henderson County Public Schools
has set forth in its mission statement to provide all students the

opportunity to learn and the encouragement to succeed in a safe

environment. To honor the individual and nurture the

potential of all children.

Blue Ridge Community College
has set forth in its mission statement the importance of affording

educational opportunities to individuals of eligible age in

vocational, academic, technical, and cultural enrichment areas.

Henderson County Public Library
has been serving the people of Henderson County since

its doors first opened in  1914.

Henderson County Travel and Tourism

Arts Center of Henderson County, Inc.

Asheville Citizen-Times

Blue Ridge Mountain Host

Center for Craft, Creativity and Design

Community Foundation of Henderson County

Downtown Hendersonville, Inc.

Handmade in America

Henderson County Arts Council

Henderson County Council for Women

Henderson County Genealogical & Historical Society

Local Weather Forecast

North Carolina Apple Festival

North Carolina Apples / Blue Ridge Direct Marketing

North Carolina Division of Tourism, Film, and Sports

North Carolina Arts Council

Our State Magazine

The Ultimate Guidebook to Asheville & Hendersonville

Times News

Western North Carolina Quilters Guild






Blue Ridge Center For Lifelong Learning at
Blue Ridge Community College

*All the smiling faces and friendly people are real Hendersonville citizens!
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