About Our Downtown
While other small towns have grown into cities or simply faded away, West Jefferson has remained the small town that is quintessential Americana. Our town is nestled within the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains of northwest North Carolina. Listed on the National Register of Historical Places, West Jefferson not only presents beautiful landscape and cool mountain breezes, but also gives visitors a sense of history as well as a mix of modern culture. Simply stroll about our town and discover what is so special about West Jefferson.
The streets of West Jefferson are pedestrian and furry companion friendly with attractive crosswalks filled with green and flowering plants during the summer months. There are comfortable benches throughout the town for those who wish to sit and revel in the friendly, mountain hospitality that makes our town so special.
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