Haywood Chamber of Commerce
828-456-302128 Walnut Street, Waynesville, NC 28786
Welcome to Haywood County, North Carolina…an area rich in history, culture, culinary talent, diverse music and crafts. Haywood County boasts 546 scenic square miles and 14 peaks over 6,000 feet in elevations, including Cold Mountain. The county is bordered in the south by Blue Ridge Parkway and in the north by the Great Smoky Mountains and Pisgah National Forest.
Major surrounding southeastern cities include Charlotte, Knoxville and Atlanta which are easily accessed by way of an efficient interstate highway system inwhich I-40 runs through the middle of the county. Asheville, North Carolina is the largest city in Western North Carolina and lies directly east of Haywood County. The county population is 60,176 which include Canton, Clyde, Maggie Valley and Waynesville.
The moderate climate with four distinct seasons makes Haywood County an idyllic jewel which offers endless beauty, history, tourism and national parks for everyone to enjoy. Once you visit charming Haywood County you will want to call Haywood County home.