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Welcome to Weaverville ...

The town of Weaverville is located in Buncombe County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Weaverville has a population of 4,000 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Weaverville.

Weaverville is 2,150 feet [655 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Weaverville is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Weaverville is located in the (828) area code.

The ZIP code for Weaverville: 28787<4>

Websites for Weaverville ...

Official Website: www.weaverville.net/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Weaverville had an population of 4,000 people. This is an increase of 28.21% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 65.56% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Weaverville had a population of 3,120 people. This makes Weaverville the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Weaverville represents 0.03% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 195th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,120 people, the population of Weaverville increased 29.14% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,416 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Weaverville.

Adding Weaverville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Weaverville 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 Weaverville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Weaverville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Weaverville on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Weaverville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Weaverville - they are located in California and Virginia.

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

Communities near Weaverville ...

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

  • Asheville [Buncombe County]
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    • Asheville [Buncombe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Weaverville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 92,852 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Asheville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Asheville<6>
  • Fletcher [Henderson County]
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    • Fletcher [Henderson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Weaverville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,439 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fletcher have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fletcher
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fletcher<6>
  • Black Mountain [Buncombe County]
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    • Black Mountain [Buncombe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Weaverville
    • 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.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Mountain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Black Mountain<6>
  • Canton [Haywood County]
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    • Canton [Haywood County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Weaverville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,369 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mars Hill [Madison County]
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      • Mars Hill [Madison County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Weaverville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,881 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mars Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mars Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mars Hill<6>
    • Biltmore Forest [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Biltmore Forest
      • Biltmore Forest [Buncombe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Weaverville
      • 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.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Biltmore Forest
    • Montreat [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montreat
      • Montreat [Buncombe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Weaverville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 939 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montreat have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montreat
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montreat<6>
    • Marshall [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marshall
      • Marshall [Madison County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Weaverville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 916 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marshall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marshall<6>
    • Alexander [Buncombe County]
    • Democrat [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Democrat
      • Democrat [Buncombe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Weaverville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Democrat

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Weaverville ...

Looking for more information about Weaverville? 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 Weaverville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Weaverville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Buncombe County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Weaverville: www.weaverville.net/

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Weaverville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Weaverville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Weaverville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Weaverville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Weaverville) 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 Weaverville. 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 WeavervilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Weaverville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6967, Longitude: -82.5604    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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