The Town of Webster

The Town of Webster is nestled in the Western North Carolina mountains. Incorporated in 1859, Webster remains a beautiful, historic town located around the Tuckasegee River in Jackson County.

About Webster

Formerly the county seat, Webster is a beautiful, historic town with homes on the historic register. Click here to read about our history, see a photo gallery, and see maps of Webster.  

As an incorporated Town in the State of North Carolina, Webster is governed by a Town Board of Commissioners, who meet monthly in Town Hall. The Town has numerous citizen/volunteer opportunities for anyone who wants to make a positive contribution to Webster. For more information on volunteer opportunities, contact the Town Clerk.

Our Vision

The vision of the Town Council is to preserve Webster's small town, residential nature by encouraging broad-based community participation that promotes an attractive, welcoming community with a strong sense of place and history.

Contact Us:

Town of Webster, P.O. Box 1, Webster, NC 28788

1411 Webster Highway, Sylva, NC 28779 / (828) 631-5103 / info@townofwebster.org

Town Hall office hours: Wednesday from 3:00 pm until 6:00 pm. The Town Board holds regular monthly meetings the first Wednesday of each month at 5:15 pm (see Town Government for more).