Zephyr in an unincorporated community in western Surry County, North Carolina in Bryan Township. The community is centered on the intersection of Zephyr-Mountain Park Road and Poplar Springs Road/Zephyr Road (SR 1001) and lies between the Mitchell River and Little Creek (Powell 1968, p. 549). Prominent landmarks in the center of the community include Gum Orchard Baptist Church and the Zephyr Cemetery.
Powell, William S. (1968), The North Carolina Gazetteer: A Dictionary of Tar Heel Places, Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, ISBN 0-8078-1247-1
Coordinates: 36°22′05″N 80°48′50″W / 36.368°N 80.814°W