Clifton NC is both a township and a small unincorporated community in Ashe County. Clifton Township includes the small mountain communities of Fig, Comet, Warrensville, and Clifton. The township’s population is a little over a thousand and it spans over about 29 square miles of central Ashe County. Warrensville lies at the intersection of Highway 88 and Highway 184. Fig and Creston can be found by following the route along Highway 88. Comet is a bit more obscure, and on some maps it cannot even be seen. Green Cove Mountain lies to the west of the township and Phoenix Mountain lies to the east. Several creeks run along Highway 88, from the New River and include ones such as Buffalo Creek, that are known for their hatchery supported fishing.
The community Clifton rests at an elevation of 2,769 feet. It’s comprised of friendly neighbors, families and hard working people. Most residents are employed in fields like construction, health care, electrical, computer related businesses, education, and agriculture or forestry (there are a lot of tree farms in Ashe County).
Century 21 Heritage Realty lists homes for sale in Ashe County NC and the township of Clifton. This area is a wonderful locale to search for properties if you want to buy in Ashe County North Carolina. You’ll find affordable, modest mountain homes, cabins both manufactured and timber frame, and custom built homes. The land for sale is some of the best featured. Affordable acreage in a convenient locale right along Highway 88, close in to Lansing. There’s plenty of room to roam in this area. Lots of great fishing, too. Contact us if you are searching for Ashe County real estate to build on, or are looking for homes. We would love to help you find your dream home.