Highlands, North Carolina at a glance:

Where is Highlands, North Carolina?

35.07549, -83.20277 latitude / longitude

GPS coordinates for Highlands

828Area Code

Highlands, NC

2,099 feet(639.78 meters)

Elevation above sea level

EST (-5) Eastern Standard Time

Highlands Time Zone

8:20 PM Current Time in Highlands

*Highlands observes daylight savings time

Macon County, North Carolina

Macon County Health Snapshot
Macon County Population Data

*Note: Highlands spans multiple counties

FIPS #: 37County Number: 113

Macon County, NC

Congressional District 11

South Region, South Atlantic Division

How big is Highlands, North Carolina?

87.32square miles

Total Area

229 : 1

Land : Water

86.93square miles

Land Area

0.38square miles

Water Area

1 zip code

28741

What's the weather like in Highlands, North Carolina?

47.14 inches

Annual Precipitation

76.6 degrees farenheit

Average July temperature

36 degrees farenheit

Average January temp

What's business like in Highlands, North Carolina?

293

total businesses

1,844

total employees

6 : 1

Employee to Employer
Ratio

86mailboxes

Business Delivery Mailboxes

$12,033,000U.S. Dollars

Business First Quarter Payroll

$61,117,000U.S. Dollars

Business Annual Payroll

How many people live in Highlands, North Carolina?

3,197 people

Highlands Population
More census numbers for Highlands, NC

3,906mailboxes

Total Delivery Mailboxes

2,286mailboxes

Residential Delivery
Mailboxes

86mailboxes

Business Delivery
Mailboxes

1,023mailboxes

Number of PO Boxes

1,855mailboxes

Single Family Deliveries

Mailboxes
by family

233mailboxes

Multi Family Deliveries
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