About This Place
Vass is a town in Moore County, North Carolina in the United States. The population was 750 at the 2000 census. Vass grew up along the railroad in the late 19th century. It was originally named Bynum and later Winder before being established as Vass in 1892. The town was incorporated in 1907.
Vass is located at 35°15′23″N 79°16′51″W / 35.25639°N 79.28083°W / 35.25639; -79.28083 (35.256450, -79.280970).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 3.0 square miles (7.9 km²), of which, 3.0 square miles (7.8 km²) are land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) (0.66%) are water.