Banner Elk Tourism

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Banner Elk is a town in Avery County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 1,028 at the 2010 census. Banner Elk is home to Lees–McRae College.


Banner Elk in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Pigeon Forge, United States. Add Pigeon Forge to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Dollywood, Dixie Stampede Dinner And Show, The Old Mill Restaurant. Popular vacation packages of Banner Elk are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Banner Elk*

  • Pollution Statistics in Banner Elk

    Know the pollution level of Banner Elk before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 100 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 75 (High)
  • Living in Banner Elk - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 74.91 (High)
    • Pollution Index 41.38 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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