Feel the difference, flourish with the difference: Just 15 minutes from downtown Asheville, in the verdant heart of the Appalachian Mountains, Madison County, NC offers an extraordinary combination of human and natural resources. Come discover fertile ground for business opportunity and a place like no other for personal rewards:
- Explore the scenic French Broad River winding through beautifully historic communities, and leverage the powerful current of innovation that also flows through entrepreneurships, the creative arts, eco-friendly farming and cutting-edge manufacturing.
- Enjoy clear air and clear thinking: Get away and get ahead in a recreational paradise, home to 55,000 acres of National Forest and 60 miles of the Appalachian Trail. Hiking, mountain biking, rafting, kayaking, hunting, fishing and skiing help keep mind and body sharp, and enthusiasm high.
- Make your mark in a vibrant hub for the creative arts and an emerging tech center recently recognized by the White House. Here in Madison County, we make things that make the world better, with our hands, with our heads and with our hearts. We are state-of-the-art in the best sense of the word: Earth-friendly, people-friendly, business-friendly.