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Welcome to U-No ...

U-No is located in Henderson County<1>.

U-No is 2,140 feet [652 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of U-No is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: U-No lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

U-No is located in the (828) area code.

Communities near U-No ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near U-No.

  • Asheville [Buncombe County]
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    • Asheville [Buncombe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of U-No
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 92,852 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Asheville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Asheville<4>
  • Hendersonville [Henderson County]
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    • Hendersonville [Henderson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southwest of U-No
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,235 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hendersonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hendersonville<4>
  • Fletcher [Henderson County]
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    • Fletcher [Henderson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of U-No
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,439 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fletcher have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fletcher
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fletcher<4>
  • Black Mountain [Buncombe County]
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    • Black Mountain [Buncombe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of U-No
    • 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.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Mountain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Black Mountain<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brevard [Transylvania County]
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      • Brevard [Transylvania County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of U-No
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,899 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brevard<4>
    • Mills River [Henderson County]
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      • Mills River [Henderson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of U-No
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,471 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mills River
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mills River<4>
    • Flat Rock [Henderson County]
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      • Flat Rock [Henderson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of U-No
      • 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.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flat Rock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flat Rock<4>
    • Landrum [Spartanburg County]
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      • Landrum [Spartanburg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of U-No
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,725 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Landrum
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Landrum<4>
    • Laurel Park [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel Park
      • Laurel Park [Henderson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of U-No
      • 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.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel Park<4>
    • Tryon [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tryon
      • Tryon [Polk County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of U-No
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,635 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tryon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tryon<4>

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 U-No. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for U-No.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of U-No. 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 U-No.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around U-No. See our Newspapers Page for U-No.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for U-No ...

Looking for more information about U-No? 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 U-No, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for U-No.

Adding U-No to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of U-No in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for U-No was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for U-No on our Genealogy Page.

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About Henderson County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for U-No. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around U-No - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- U-No) 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 U-No. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from U-NoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in U-No. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3593, Longitude: -82.4198    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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