Haywood County, North Carolina

county in North Carolina, United States

Haywood County is a county in the U.S. state of North Carolina. In 2020, 62,089 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Waynesville.[2]

Haywood County
Haywood County Courthouse
Haywood County Courthouse
Map of North Carolina highlighting Haywood County
Location within the U.S. state of North Carolina
Map of the United States highlighting North Carolina
North Carolina's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 35°33′32″N 82°58′53″W / 35.558882°N 82.981307°W / 35.558882; -82.981307
Country United States
State North Carolina
Named forJohn Haywood
Largest communityWaynesville
 • Total554.50 sq mi (1,436.1 km2)
 • Land553.56 sq mi (1,433.7 km2)
 • Water0.94 sq mi (2.4 km2)  0.17%
 • Total62,089
 • Density112.16/sq mi (43.31/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district11th

References change

  1. "QuickFacts: Haywood County, North Carolina". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 18, 2024.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.