Located just 22 miles south of Asheville is the charming mountain town of Hendersonville, North Carolina. With a population of just over 13,000 residents, Hendersonville has maintained its small town feel even as it has become a popular destination spot for people who want to explore the beautiful Blue Ridge or Great Smokey Mountains and stroll along the revitalized Main Street area. With a pleasant climate and breathtaking views, Hendersonville became popular as a health resort in the 1850’s and has maintained that resort atmosphere to this day.
The median home price is under $139,500, making Hendersonville a bargain compared to the national average. You can find housing options to fit most any budget, from small townhouses to large luxury homes in gated communities. The public schools in the area have an impressive student to teacher ratio of 15:1, and there are three private schools in the area as well. Hendersonville is located close to I-26 and is served by the Asheville Regional Airport, convenient for when friends and family come to visit you and enjoy western North Carolina.
There is no shortage of things to do in Hendersonville. You can attend the local theatre, visit one of the museums, and even tour the Sierra Nevada brewery which opened in 2014. Hendersonville has something for everyone throughout the year: the Garden Jubilee in the spring, live music and blueberry picking in the summertime, the annual Hendersonville Apple Festival in autumn, and the Olde Fashioned Hendersonville Christmas for the holidays. With a below average cost of living and all the mountain beauty you could hope for, Hendersonville is a great place to settle down for young people, families, and retirees . If you want to make the resort town of Hendersonville your home, please check our listings for sale and make everyday living just like a vacation.