Petersburg, Madison County, North Carolina

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Petersburg is located in North Carolina
Location within the state of North Carolina
Coordinates: 35°49′19″N 82°36′41″W / 35.82194°N 82.61139°W / 35.82194; -82.61139Coordinates: 35°49′19″N 82°36′41″W / 35.82194°N 82.61139°W / 35.82194; -82.61139
CountryUnited States
StateNorth Carolina
CountyMadison County
1,991 ft (607 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s)828
GNIS feature ID992096[1]

Petersburg is an unincorporated community on North Carolina Highway 213, in south-central Madison County, North Carolina. It lies at an elevation of 1991 feet (607 m). The community is part of the Asheville Metropolitan Statistical Area.[2]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Petersburg, North Carolina
  2. ^ Madison County, North Carolina (PDF) (Map). Cartography by NCDOT. Raleigh: North Carolina Department of Transportation. September 2015. Retrieved April 7, 2016.