Swain County is the outdoor adventure capital of the Smokies.
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Swain County strives to uphold a set of core values at work: respect, trust, integrity, diversity, equality, excellence, accountability, innovation, and collaboration.
In addition, the County is committed to being a well-managed organization that relies on the talents of its workforce to succeed. The Bryson City, North Carolina area offers a wide variety of recreational activities just miles away from lakes, white-water rivers, hiking trails, campgrounds, and horseback riding for endless family fun. The Great Smoky Mountains National Park makes up a large percentage of the land in Swain County, adding to the small town appeal. On behalf of our County Commissioners, we welcome you to our mountains.
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Swain County offers residents the convenience of accessing certain county services online, via our secure website forms. Find helpful general county information, as well.
50 Main Street, Ste. 301, Bryson City, NC 28713
Phone: (828) 488-9273
Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm