Cities in Haywood County, North Carolina by Population (2024)

There are 7 cities in Haywood County, North Carolina.

Note: As defined by the US Census Bureau, a city's official boundaries often extend miles beyond the city itself and may even cross county lines. As such, several thousand US cities officially exist in two or more counties (and therefore appear on multiple counties' lists of cities.)

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City
Rank
State
2024 Population
2020 Census
Annual Change
Density (mi²)
Area (mi²)
Waynesville1North Carolina10,80810,2441.32%1,2108.94
Canton2North Carolina4,4174,420-0.02%1,1883.72
Lake Junaluska3North Carolina2,8853,252-1.57%5455.29
Maggie Valley4North Carolina1,7501,7240.34%5053.46
West Canton5North Carolina1,4101,4322.03%1,0261.37
Clyde6North Carolina1,3861,3720.22%1,6020.86
Hot Springs7North Carolina5435230.93%1892.87

Note: City markers shown outside the county boundary mean that a part of the city extends into this county, but is primarily located in an adjacent county.

What is the largest city in Haywood County, North Carolina?

Waynesville is the largest city in Haywood County.

What is the smallest city in Haywood County, North Carolina?

Hot Springs is the smallest city in Haywood County.

How many cities are in Haywood County?

There are 7 cities in Haywood County, North Carolina.

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