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.
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 Apples Festival
North Carolina Apples / Blue Ridge Direct Marketing Association
North Carolina Division of Tourism, Film, and Sports Development
North Carolina Arts Council
Our State Magazine
The Ultimate Guidebook to Asheville & Hendersonville
Western North Carolina Quilters Guild