Beaver Creek, Ashe County, North Carolina

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Beaver Creek, North Carolina
Beaver Creek, Ashe County, North Carolina is located in North Carolina
Beaver Creek, Ashe County, North Carolina
Location of Beaver Creek in North Carolina
Beaver Creek, Ashe County, North Carolina is located in the United States
Beaver Creek, Ashe County, North Carolina
Beaver Creek, Ashe County, North Carolina (the United States)
Coordinates: 36°22′41″N 81°29′53″W / 36.37806°N 81.49806°W / 36.37806; -81.49806Coordinates: 36°22′41″N 81°29′53″W / 36.37806°N 81.49806°W / 36.37806; -81.49806
CountryUnited States
StateNorth Carolina
CountyAshe
Elevation3,041 ft (927 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
28694
Area code(s)336
FIPS code37-37009
GNIS feature ID1019027[1]
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Beaver Creek is an unincorporated community in Ashe County, North Carolina, United States, located off U.S. Highway 221, south of West Jefferson, North Carolina.

The Virginia-Carolina Railway once had service through this area. The Virginia–Carolina Railway was an interstate railroad in southwestern Virginia and northwestern North Carolina. It ran from Abingdon in Washington County, Virginia to Todd in Ashe County, North Carolina. The line charted a complicated course through the mountains of the area, crossing the Blue Ridge not far from Mount Rogers.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Beaver Creek, North Carolina. Retrieved on 2008-04-16.
  2. ^ "Beaver Creek North NC". ZIP Code Lookup. Archived from the original on 2011-06-15. Retrieved 2008-06-09.