Our Community


Table Rock Mountain in Western Burke CountyOur Community – Life in Burke County

The foothills of Western North Carolina is a great place to live for many reasons: natural beauty, temperate four-season climate, arts and entertainment, great shopping and restaurants, good schools and churches, friendly and warm-spirited neighbors – and so much more. We are located a short distance from international airports, beaches, the highest mountains in the Eastern US, large and fascinating cities - you'll find everything you want in our lovely region!

Here are some links that show you life in Burke County:

Discover Nature’s Playground – Burke County Travel and Tourism

Burke County Chamber of Commerce

Welcome to Morganton! 

Welcome to Valdese!

Carolinas HealthCare System -

Blue Ridge

2201 South Sterling Street

Morganton, NC 28655

(828) 580-5000