The town of North Wilkesboro is the perfect place for family or friends, because it supplies such a wide range of different interests. This town is a part of North Wilkes County, North Carolina, and the population has grown rather quickly in recent years, with an estimation of over 4,200 people residing within the 5.1 square mile town. The town is full of old-world, southern charm, but it has also bred some of the world's most recognized brands. For instance, the town of North Wilkesboro is where the original Lowe's Home Improvement store began, in addition to the town being the first to have an official, NASCAR backed stock-car racetrack; the North Wilkesboro Speedway.
With the nickname, the “Key to the Blue Ridge”, speaking of course about the Blue Ridge Mountain range that is near to the town, North Wilkesboro is not just the start of major industries and hobbies, they are also fluent in the art of different furniture, mirror styles, and textile productions. This is a destination for many tourists, due to its location, so the people of the town are used to welcoming newcomers.