Transylvania County is located in Appalachian Mountain range in Western North Carolina about 30 miles southwest of Asheville, NC. This county is conveniently located within short drives to I-26 and I-40 and about 20 minutes from the Asheville Regional Airport.
Transylvania County is called the “Land of Waterfalls” due to the 250 waterfalls located throughout the county. Whitewater Falls is the highest waterfall in the Eastern United States. Framed by the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, outdoor activities such as hiking, whitewater rafting, hunting, and fishing make Transylvania County the perfect place to call "home". In fact, about 30,000 people call Transylvania County home.