Clay County

Economic Development

Welcome to Clay County, North Carolina – where we are “Business Friendly by Nature.”

In fact, this western North Carolina enclave offers all the components a business, large or small, needs to succeed. Living and doing business here is more than a pleasure.

Discover more about our fine education system, quality healthcare, abundant parks and recreation, agritourism opportunities, wineries, and opportunities to explore our beautiful mountains, valleys, forests and waterfalls through four distinct seasons of the year. There are plenty of ways to enjoy an adventure here – hunting and fishing, picnicking in the park, hiking and camping, and so much more. Let us share why Clay County, North Carolina makes sense for your business and your family


New property tax rebate incentive unanimously approved, effective October 1, 2020

Buildings & Sites
Outdoor Gear Strategy
Broadband Internet

PO Box 118

345 Courthouse Drive
Hayesville, NC 28904