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Welcome to Royal Pines ...

Royal Pines is located in Buncombe County<1>.

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

Royal Pines is 2,270 feet [692 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Royal Pines is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Royal Pines is within the (828) area code.

Communities Also Named Royal Pines ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Royal Pines - they are located in Alabama, Louisiana and Tennessee.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Royal Pines.

Communities near Royal Pines ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Royal Pines.

  • Asheville [Buncombe County]
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    • Asheville [Buncombe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Royal Pines
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 92,852 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Asheville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Asheville<5>
  • Hendersonville [Henderson County]
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    • Hendersonville [Henderson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Royal Pines
    • 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 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Royal Pines
    • 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>
  • Black Mountain [Buncombe County]
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    • Black Mountain [Buncombe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Royal Pines
    • 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<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mills River [Henderson County]
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      • Mills River [Henderson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Royal Pines
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,471 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mills River<5>
    • Woodfin [Buncombe County]
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      • Woodfin [Buncombe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Royal Pines
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,679 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodfin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodfin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodfin<5>
    • Canton [Haywood County]
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      • Canton [Haywood County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Royal Pines
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,369 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canton<5>
    • Weaverville [Buncombe County]
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      • Weaverville [Buncombe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Royal Pines
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,039 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weaverville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weaverville<5>
    • Flat Rock [Henderson County]
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      • Flat Rock [Henderson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Royal Pines
      • 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<5>
    • Laurel Park [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel Park
      • Laurel Park [Henderson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Royal Pines
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel Park<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 Royal Pines. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Royal Pines.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Royal Pines ...

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

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About Buncombe County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Buncombe County: www.buncombecounty.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 Buncombe, 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 Royal Pines - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Royal Pines) 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 Royal Pines. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Royal PinesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Royal Pines. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4751, Longitude: -82.5160       In this case, the coordinates for Royal Pines 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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