Gerton, North Carolina
|Gerton, North Carolina|
|• Total||3.80 sq mi (9.83 km2)|
|• Land||3.80 sq mi (9.83 km2)|
|• Water||0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)|
|Elevation||2,671 ft (814 m)|
|• Density||67/sq mi (25.8/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||985642|
Gerton is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Henderson County, North Carolina, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 254. It is part of the Asheville Metropolitan Statistical Area.
The community is located along Gerton Highway (US 74A), 19.7 miles (31.7 km) northeast of Hendersonville, along the banks of Hickory Creek, part of the Broad River watershed. It is 17 miles (27 km) southeast of Asheville via US 74A.
Fire protection is provided by Gerton Fire and Rescue, which has a class 6 DOI rating.
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- "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Gerton CDP, North Carolina". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved December 19, 2017.
- "Hickory Creek". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-05-05.
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