Free Jackson County, North Carolina Topo Maps & Elevations

Free printable Jackson County, NC topographic maps, GPS coordinates, photos, & more for popular landmarks in Jackson County including Cullowhee, Sylva, and Forest Hills.

County Borders


Jackson County, North Carolina covers an area of approximately 506 square miles with a geographic center of 35.30133608°(N), -83.14291070°(W).

These are the far north, south, east, and west coordinates of Jackson County, North Carolina, comprising a rectangle that encapsulates it. Please note that not all coordinates inside this rectangle will fall inside of Jackson County, North Carolina, as it (most likely) doesn't fill up the entire rectangle.

North: 35.52771378°(N)
South: 35.00203705°(N)
East: -82.92010498°(W)
West: -83.36407471°(W)


According to data gathered by the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission. The lowest elevation in Jackson County is 220 meters (722 feet). This ranks Jackson County 86th in terms of lowest elevations when compared to a total of 100 counties in North Carolina.

Jackson County's highest elevation is 1,889 meters (6,198 feet) which ranks it 1st in terms of highest elevations when compared to a total of 100 counties in North Carolina.

US Topo Maps covering Jackson County, NC

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Jackson County is covered by the following US Topo Map quadrants.

Big Ridge PDF Order Print
Bunches Bald PDF Order Print
Cashiers PDF Order Print
Corbin Knob PDF Order Print
Glenville PDF Order Print
Greens Creek PDF Order Print
Hazelwood PDF Order Print
Highlands PDF Order Print
Lake Toxaway PDF Order Print
Reid PDF Order Print
Sam Knob PDF Order Print
Smokemont PDF Order Print
Sylva North PDF Order Print
Sylva South PDF Order Print
Tuckasegee PDF Order Print
Whittier PDF Order Print

Places to Visit In Jackson County, North Carolina

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Whiteside Mountain National Recreation Trail Man-made
Frontierland Man-made
Gateway Man-made
Wolf Creek Dam Man-made
Hall Man-made
Bull Pen Man-made