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East Flat Rock, North Carolina
Location of East Flat Rock, North Carolina
Location of East Flat Rock, North Carolina
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Henderson
Incorporated 1926 (inactive)
Area
 • Total 4.30 sq mi (11.14 km2)
 • Land 4.29 sq mi (11.11 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation
2,201 ft (671 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 4,995
 • Density 1,164/sq mi (449.5/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
28726
Area code(s) 828
FIPS code 37-19420
GNIS feature ID 0984496

East Flat Rock is an unincorporated area and census-designated place (CDP) in Henderson County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 4,995 at the 2010 census, up from 4,151 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Asheville Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography

East Flat Rock is located at 35°17′4″N 82°25′8″W / 35.28444°N 82.41889°W / 35.28444; -82.41889 (35.284583, -82.419013).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.2 square miles (8.3 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

2020 census

East Flat Rock racial composition
Race Number Percentage
White (non-Hispanic) 3,304 57.39%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic) 199 3.46%
Native American 18 0.31%
Asian 55 0.96%
Pacific Islander 43 0.75%
Other/Mixed 203 3.53%
Hispanic or Latino 1,935 33.61%

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 5,757 people, 2,057 households, and 1,322 families residing in the CDP.

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