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Welcome to Cumberland Village ...

Cumberland Village is located in Henderson County<1>.

The location of Cumberland Village has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

The pronunciation of Cumberland Village: KUM-bur-lund<3>

When the people of Cumberland Village refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Cumberlander<4>

A typical abbreviation for Cumberland Village: Cumberland Vlg. (in Canada, 'Vlge.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Cumberland Village is 2,160 feet [658 m] above sea level.<5> In other words, the altitude of Cumberland Village is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Cumberland Village lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Cumberland Village is within the boundaries of the (828) area code.

Communities Also Named Cumberland Village ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Cumberland Village - it's located in Pennsylvania.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cumberland Village.

Communities near Cumberland Village ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cumberland Village.

  • Asheville [Buncombe County]
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    • Asheville [Buncombe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Cumberland Village
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 92,852 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Asheville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Asheville<7>
  • Fletcher [Henderson County]
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    • Fletcher [Henderson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Cumberland Village
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,439 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fletcher have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fletcher
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fletcher<7>
  • Black Mountain [Buncombe County]
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    • Black Mountain [Buncombe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Cumberland Village
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,256 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Black Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Mountain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Black Mountain<7>
  • Brevard [Transylvania County]
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    • Brevard [Transylvania County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Cumberland Village
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,899 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brevard<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mills River [Henderson County]
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      • Mills River [Henderson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Cumberland Village
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,471 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mills River<7>
    • Flat Rock [Henderson County]
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      • Flat Rock [Henderson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the south of Cumberland Village
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,408 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flat Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flat Rock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flat Rock<7>
    • Landrum [Spartanburg County]
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      • Landrum [Spartanburg County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Cumberland Village
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,725 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Landrum<7>
    • Laurel Park [Henderson County]
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      • Laurel Park [Henderson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<6> to the southwest of Cumberland Village
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,339 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurel Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel Park<7>
    • Tryon [Polk County]
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      • Tryon [Polk County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Cumberland Village
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,635 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tryon<7>
    • Biltmore Forest [Buncombe County]
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      • Biltmore Forest [Buncombe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Cumberland Village
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,431 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Biltmore Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Biltmore Forest

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cumberland Village. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cumberland Village.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cumberland Village. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Cumberland Village.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cumberland Village. See our Newspapers Page for Cumberland Village.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cumberland Village ...

Looking for more information about Cumberland Village? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Cumberland Village, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Cumberland Village.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Henderson County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cumberland Village. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Henderson County: www.hendersoncountync.org/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Henderson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Cumberland Village. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Cumberland Village refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Cumberland Village may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cumberland Village - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cumberland Village) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Cumberland Village. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cumberland VillageOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cumberland Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3532, Longitude: -82.4576       In this case, the coordinates for Cumberland Village have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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