McDowell County Map   

County Map
Image: University of North Carolina Press

McDowell County Quick Facts

Population (2014 census estimate): 44,965

Land Area (square miles): 440

County Website:

Places and Things in McDowell County:

McDowell county description goes here...




Places in the County on the National Historic Register

Cities, Towns and Communities:

Marion (county seat) - zipcode: 28752

More McDowell County Information:

Weather and Detailed County Map

Quick Census Facts

School District

Rural Electric District or Duke Energy
Telephone Service
Cable Service
Water & Sewer provided by local muncipalities or private well and septic system


Parks and Recreation Department

Fairs and Events:


Adjacent Counties:

North - Avery, Mitchell, Yancey
South - Rutherford
East - Burke
West - Buncombe