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Welcome to Moffitt Hill ...

Moffitt Hill is located in McDowell County<1>.

Moffitt Hill is 1,620 feet [494 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Moffitt Hill: (828)

Communities near Moffitt Hill ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Moffitt Hill.

  • Black Mountain [Buncombe County]
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    • Black Mountain [Buncombe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Moffitt Hill
    • 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.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Mountain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Black Mountain<5>
  • Marion [McDowell County]
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    • Marion [McDowell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Moffitt Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,937 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<5>
  • Lake Lure [Rutherford County]
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    • Lake Lure [Rutherford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Moffitt Hill
    • 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.<4> 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>
  • Montreat [Buncombe County]
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    • Montreat [Buncombe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Moffitt Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 939 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montreat have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montreat
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montreat<5>
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    • Chimney Rock [Rutherford County]
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      • Chimney Rock [Rutherford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Moffitt Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 116 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chimney Rock<5>
    • Village of Chimney Rock Village [Rutherford County]
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      • Village of Chimney Rock Village [Rutherford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Moffitt Hill
      • Estimated population in 2015: 108 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Village of Chimney Rock Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Greenlee [McDowell County]
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      • Greenlee [McDowell County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Moffitt Hill
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    • Ridgecrest [Buncombe County]
    • Otter Creek [Rutherford County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Otter Creek
      • Otter Creek [Rutherford County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Moffitt Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Otter Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Providence [McDowell County]
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      • Providence [McDowell County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Moffitt Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Providence have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Providence

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Moffitt Hill ...

Looking for more information about Moffitt Hill? 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 Moffitt Hill, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Moffitt Hill.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 McDowell, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Moffitt Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Moffitt Hill) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Moffitt Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Moffitt HillOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moffitt Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6059, Longitude: -82.1758    
<4>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.
<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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