Andrews is a town in Cherokee County, North Carolina. The area was initially a Native American settlement. European settlers came around 1837, and the town was formally incorporated in 1905.
Construction, educational services, and health care and social assistance are the major commercial activities here. Tourism is for the natural beauty of the area. Public schooling comprises one elementary, one middle and one high school. Western Carolina Regional Airport is the local airport. The closest hospital is Murphy Medical Center Inc, located about 13 miles away in Murphy. The cost of living here is 14.00% lower than the country average.
The town gets 64 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation annually is 126. Snowfall is about 6 inches per year.