Burnsville is Open for Business! 

In the last few years,  hundreds of millions of dollars have been spent to improve the infrastructure in Burnsville and Yancey County to lay the foundation for a 21st-century economy.  Thanks to a massive $25 million fiber optic project, Burnsville and Yancey County now offer the fastest Internet speeds in the state.  And there’s a new four-lane highway that is a direct connector to nearby Interstate-26.  

The video shows the entrepreneurial spirit in Burnsville & Yancey County.






In the last decade, Altec Industries opened a new facility in Burnsville that employees hundreds of local workers.

The Visitor Center and Economic Development Center are located together at 106 West Main Street.

Mountain Electronics, Inc – Yancey Entrepreneur of the Year – repairs circuit boards from businesses across the country and ships them back refurbished.

Burnsville’s location between Asheville and Boone makes it the perfect place for enjoying life in the mountains.

The Burnsville Metric

North Main Street in Burnsville

Mount Mitchell State Park