Chimney Rock village is located in the county of Rutherford, North Carolina. A large granite outcropping located on a summit above the village gives this place its name. Chimney Rock has a total area of about 7.3 sq. kms. and is elevated by about 1097 ft above the sea level. The local economy is centred around clothing and accessory shops, departmental stores, restaurants, jewellery shops, watch dealers and repairing facilities, sporting goods sales, banks and othe small financial institutions and many othe similar business ventures.