Mitchell County

Mitchell County

Last updated December 2022

11,266 Total Voters

Republican 58.34% Democrat 9.74% Libertarian 0.38% Green 0.03% Constitution 0% Unaffiliated 31.51%
White 89.73% Black 0.37% Other 9.9%

Mitchell County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2020 census, the population was 14,903. Its county seat is Bakersville, population 439 (2022), elevation 2470 ft.

The county is home to the "Mineral City of the World", Spruce Pine and Roan Mountain which includes the world's largest natural rhododendron garden, and the longest stretch of grassy bald in the Appalachian range. Throughout the year such festivals as North Carolina Mineral and Gem Festival and North Carolina Rhododendron Festival bring many visitors to the area.

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