Free Rutherford County, North Carolina Topo Maps & Elevations

Free printable Rutherford County, NC topographic maps, GPS coordinates, photos, & more for popular landmarks in Rutherford County including Forest City, Spindale, and Rutherfordton.

County Borders


Rutherford County, North Carolina covers an area of approximately 575 square miles with a geographic center of 35.41652854°(N), -81.89964083°(W).

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

North: 35.60757828°(N)
South: 35.18013763°(N)
East: -81.69423676°(W)
West: -82.28063202°(W)


According to data gathered by the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission. The lowest elevation in Rutherford County is 140 meters (459 feet). This ranks Rutherford County 79th in terms of lowest elevations when compared to a total of 100 counties in North Carolina.

Rutherford County's highest elevation is 692 meters (2,270 feet) which ranks it 18th in terms of highest elevations when compared to a total of 100 counties in North Carolina.

US Topo Maps covering Rutherford 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. Rutherford County is covered by the following US Topo Map quadrants.

Bat Cave PDF Order Print
Benn Knob PDF Order Print
Boiling Springs North PDF Order Print
Boiling Springs South PDF Order Print
Chesnee PDF Order Print
Dysartsville PDF Order Print
Fingerville East PDF Order Print
Forest City PDF Order Print
Glenwood PDF Order Print
Lake Lure PDF Order Print
Moffitt Hill PDF Order Print
Pea Ridge PDF Order Print
Polkville PDF Order Print
Rutherfordton North PDF Order Print
Rutherfordton South PDF Order Print
Shingle Hollow PDF Order Print
Sugar Hill PDF Order Print
Sunshine PDF Order Print

Places to Visit In Rutherford County, North Carolina

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Rainbow Falls Water
Lake Lure Water
The Pools Water
Wolf Creek Water
Cane Creek Water
Green River Water