Some of the cities, towns, and places in Buncombe County are Alexander, Arden, Asheville, Avery Creek, Barnardsville, Bent Creek, Biltmore Forest, Black Mountain, Candler, Coburn, Emma, Enka, Fairview, Flat Creek, Forks of Ivy, French Broad, Jupiter, Leicester, Montreat, Reems Creek, Ridgecrest, Royal Pines, Skyland, Stocksville, Swannanoa, Weaverville, Woodfin
Buncombe County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. It is classified within Western North Carolina. The 2010 census reported the population was 238,318. Its county seat is Asheville. Buncombe County is part of the Asheville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area.