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Dillsboro

A Historic and Fun Mountain Town

Dillsboro, NC Real Estate Resources

Wind through twisting lanes in the mountains through Sylva, NC and you'll discover small-town Dillsboro. 

Nestled against the Tuckasegee River and towering mountainsides, Dillsboro is a quaint community that's kept its hometown charm and welcoming atmosphere for over 100 years. 

Residential Life in Dillsboro

With only about 250 residents in Dillsboro, life is quiet and friendships are strong. 

Whiteside Mountain in western NC

There are so many things to do in town, too, including enjoying the riverfront park and fishing pier, exploring Dillsboro boutiques and the "craft circle", and simply relaxing in your beautiful home. 

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Community Events and Festivals

Community is an integral part of residential life, so the town hosts a number of annual events, such as:

  • Dillsboro Easter Hat Parade
  • Front Street Arts & Crafts Show
  • Halloween Trick-or-Treat
  • WNC Pottery Festival
  • Dillsboro Lights & Luminaries

Local Schools and Nearby Colleges

Students in Dillsboro attend public K-12 school with the Jackson County Public Schools district. 

In nearby Webster, NC is the Southwestern Community College. About 15 minutes away from Dillsboro is Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, NC

Focus on the Local: Arts, Crafts, Breweries, and More

Dillsboro happily provides a great setting for creators of all kinds. 

With outstanding community support and a quiet, scenic location for inspiration, local artists, musicians, and craftspeople can thrive in the small town, showcasing their work at places like:

  • Arts & Crafts Market
  • Country Traditions
  • Dogwood Crafters
  • Green Energy Park Gallery
  • Riverwood Pottery
  • Tunnel Mountain Crafts
  • and many more! 

Local History as a Tourist Town

Dillsboro's location in the North Carolina mountains makes it a fantastic destination — not only today, but in the last century, too.

The railroad started bringing tourists to Dillsboro in the late 1800s, and not much has changed. Even the storefronts and scenic views have remained virtually unchanged over the last century.   

Today, Dillsboro is just minutes from popular outdoor attractions and scenic destinations, like Blue Ridge Parkway, Great Smoky Mountains National Forest, and the Monteith Farmstead, just to name a few. 


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