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Welcome to East Flat Rock ...

East Flat Rock is located in Henderson County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for East Flat Rock: E. Flat Rock

East Flat Rock is 2,200 feet [671 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of East Flat Rock is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: East Flat Rock lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

East Flat Rock is within the boundaries of the (828) area code.

Communities near East Flat Rock ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near East Flat Rock.

  • Hendersonville [Henderson County]
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    • Hendersonville [Henderson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of East Flat Rock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,235 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hendersonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hendersonville<5>
  • Fletcher [Henderson County]
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    • Fletcher [Henderson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of East Flat Rock
    • 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<5>
  • Brevard [Transylvania County]
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    • Brevard [Transylvania County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of East Flat Rock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,899 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brevard<5>
  • Mills River [Henderson County]
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    • Mills River [Henderson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of East Flat Rock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,471 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mills River<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Landrum [Spartanburg County]
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      • Landrum [Spartanburg County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of East Flat Rock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,725 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Landrum<5>
    • Laurel Park [Henderson County]
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      • Laurel Park [Henderson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of East Flat Rock
      • 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<5>
    • Tryon [Polk County]
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      • Tryon [Polk County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of East Flat Rock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,635 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tryon<5>
    • Biltmore Forest [Buncombe County]
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      • Biltmore Forest [Buncombe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of East Flat Rock
      • 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.
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    • Lake Lure [Rutherford County]
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      • Lake Lure [Rutherford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of East Flat Rock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,153 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Lure have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Lure
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Lure<5>
    • Columbus [Polk County]
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      • Columbus [Polk County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of East Flat Rock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,007 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbus<5>

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 East Flat Rock. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for East Flat Rock.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of East Flat Rock. 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 East Flat Rock.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Flat Rock ...

Looking for more information about East Flat Rock? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for East Flat Rock, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for East Flat Rock.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Henderson County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for East Flat Rock. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around East Flat Rock - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- East Flat Rock) 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 East Flat Rock. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from East Flat RockOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Flat Rock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2801, Longitude: -82.4221       In this case, the coordinates for East Flat Rock have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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