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The mission of The Haywood County Economic Development Commission is to foster a healthy and prosperous economy and quality of life for our community through the development of capital investment, job creation and entrepreneurial opportunities while supporting existing business and industrymap of north carolina

Haywood County is located at the intersection of I-26 and I-40, which puts 50% of the US population within one day’s drive. Click here to view a detailed map of distances to Major U.S. Cities from Haywood County

Read the new Haywood County, NC Economic Facts Brochure Online

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Haywood County Boasts 554 scenic square miles, including beautiful mountains, fertile valleys and rolling foothills. The Great Smoky Mountains National Park lies just to the northwest, while such major southeastern cities as Charlotte, Greenville, Knoxville and Atlanta are easily accessed by way of an efficient interstate highway system. Read More >



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