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2022 Best Places to Live in Avery County

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  1. Sugar Mountain

    Town in North Carolina,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Great place to live. Very small town that has an active influx of visitors in the summer to get away from heat and into the cool mountain air. People are very friendly and nice. If you are a....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 487,

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  2. Seven Devils

    Town in North Carolina,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says Seven Devils is a beautiful mountain town located between Boone and Banner Elk in the North Carolina mountains. The mountain has zip lining, tubing in the winter months, hiking, and a beautiful...I would like to see a restaurant or coffee shop on the mountain. Somewhere to meet with friends or locals and "sit a spell" as they say on the mountain..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 441,

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  3. Crossnore

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 146,

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  4. Banner Elk

    Town in North Carolina,

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love the small town, community feel of Banner Elk. While we are about 30min. to 1hr from the nearest major retail store, we have enough local small business chains to supply our needs, and the....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 1,473,

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  5. Pineola Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 982,

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  6. Banner Elk Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Nearby Resident says Banner Elk, North Carolina is a quaint little town which is great for walking. It is an all season town with winter skiing and local bands in the summer. It has nice restaurants and unique stores ....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 3,780,

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  7. Altamont Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 1,376,

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  8. Newland No. 1 Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 1,110,

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  9. Ingalls Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Population: 3,226,

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  10. Elk Park Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 3 stars.

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    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Population: 928,

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  11. Minneapolis Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Population: 300,

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  12. Cranberry Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Population: 538,

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  13. Elk Park

    Town in North Carolina,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says Living in Elk Park was overall a very pleasant experience. The people are friendly and neighbors seem to look out for each other. It is a nice town to live in, and I would recommend it to others that....

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    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Population: 495,

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  14. Newland No. 2 Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Population: 1,370,

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  15. Roaring Creek Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Population: 438,

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  16. Frank Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Population: 222,

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  17. Pyatte Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 3 stars.

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    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Population: 251,

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  18. Linville Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Population: 426,

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  19. Beech Mountain Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says The beautiful mountains provide hiking..

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    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Population: 640,

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  20. Plumtree Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Population: 658,

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  21. Newland

    Town in North Carolina,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Moved to Avery in 2001 with my family. It is a small rural mountain community with not a lot going on, where everyone know each other. This can be a good thing & bad thing. People support each other.....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Population: 710,

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  22. Heaton Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: C minus,

    Population: 337,

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  23. Montezuma Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: C minus,

    Population: 350,

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  24. Hughes Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Population: 534,

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