Trust, North Carolina

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Unincorporated community
Luck is located in North Carolina
Location within the state of North Carolina
Coordinates: 35°45′09″N 82°52′12″W / 35.75250°N 82.87000°W / 35.75250; -82.87000Coordinates: 35°45′09″N 82°52′12″W / 35.75250°N 82.87000°W / 35.75250; -82.87000
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Madison County
Elevation 2,415 ft (736 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 28743
Area code(s) 828
GNIS feature ID 1016245[1]

Trust is an unincorporated community in Madison County, North Carolina. Centered at the intersection of NC 63 and NC 209, the community spreads along the adjacent Spring and Friezeland creeks, north of Luck. The community is part of the Asheville Metropolitan Statistical Area.[2]

The origin of the name "Trust" is obscure.[3]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Trust, North Carolina
  2. ^ Madison County, North Carolina (PDF) (Map). Cartography by NCDOT. Raleigh: North Carolina Department of Transportation. September 2015. Retrieved April 7, 2016. 
  3. ^ Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. pp. 141–143.