About This Place
Sugar Mountain is a village in Avery County, North Carolina, United States. The village is located on Sugar Mountain's north slope. The population was 226 at the 2000 census.
Sugar Mountain is located at 36°7′28″N 81°52′32″W / 36.12444°N 81.87556°W / 36.12444; -81.87556 (36.124444, -81.875555).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.4 square miles (6.3 km²), all of it land. It is located next to Sugar Mountain Ski Area, one of several in this area of North Carolina.