North Carolina Highway 89 constitutes an east-west route in the state from Virginia Route 89, south of Galax, to Mount Airy, Danbury and U.S. 311 near Walnut Grove.

North Carolina Highway 89 East
NC 89 (Pine Street) comprises a four lane divided highway between folded diamond interchanges with I-77 and I-74. Pictured here are the I-74 overpasses along Pine Street east. 09/23/14
The I-74 control cities are Wytheville for I-77 north and Statesville for I-77 south. The freeway meets I-77 to the immediate west at a three-wye interchange. 09/23/14
Interstate 74 west merges onto Interstate 77 north before ending in five miles at the Virginia state line. NC 89 (Pine Street) meanwhile advances east to rural Pine Ridge and Toast. 09/23/14
NC 89 turns northward onto Independence Boulevard to bypass the central business district of Mt. Airy from its interchange with U.S. 52 Bypass (Andy Griffith Parkway) to Renfro Street (U.S. 52 Business). This shield resides between Pine and Frederick Streets. 07/09/10
Intersecting South Street, just east of Lovills Creek on NC 89 (Independence Boulevard) east. 07/09/10
Independence Boulevard continues with four overall lanes between South and Willow Streets. 07/09/10
Willow Street leads from U.S. 52 Business (Lebanon Street) to cross paths with NC 89 outside downtown. 07/09/10
Main Street bisects downtown Mt. Airy between NC 89 (Independence Boulevard) and Pine Street. 07/09/10
NC 89 prepares to turn southward alongside U.S. 52 Business (Renfro Street). U.S. 52 Business loops through Mt. Airy from Boones Hill and Bannertown to the southeast and along Lebanon Street northwest. 07/09/10
Independence Boulevard continues east to end at NC 104 (Riverside Drive), just north of its terminus at NC 103 (Pine Street). U.S. 52 Business and NC 89 share 1.6 miles of pavement southeast to Westfield Road. There NC 89 turns east to Westfield and Danbury. 07/09/10
U.S. 52 Business North North Carolina Highway 89 West
Heading north from the west end of NC 103 (Pine Street), U.S. 52 Business and NC 89 intersect Oak Street on the east side of the Mt. Airy central business district. 07/09/10
NC 89 turns west from U.S. 52 Business (Renfro Street) onto Independence Boulevard. 07/09/10
Independence Boulevard provides a bypass of Downtown Mt. Airy for NC 89 west to Pine Street at U.S. 52 Bypass. 07/09/10
North Carolina Highway 89 West
Westbound shield for NC 89 posted between U.S. 52 Business (Renfro Street) and Main Streets. 07/09/10
Willow Street lines the west side of downtown Mt. Airy from Pine Street northward to Independence Boulevard at this signal. The street becomes residential northward to U.S. 52 Business (Lebanon Street). 07/09/10
Lowering toward the intersection with South Street on NC 89 west. 07/09/10
Beyond South Street, NC 89 crosses a Yadkin Valley Railroad line and Lovills Creek. 07/09/10
Frederick Street links NC 89 (Independence Boulevard) at a shopping center with U.S. 52 Bypass (Andy Griffith Parkway) opposite Merita Street. 07/09/10
Turning southward, NC 89 prepares to join Pine Street west to the community of Toast. The forthcoming intersection ties in with the northbound side ramps to U.S. 52 Bypass. 07/09/10
Drivers continuing straight across Pine Street join the northbound ramp for U.S. 52 Bypass to Fancy Gap, Virginia. 07/09/10
NC 89 otherwise passes under Andy Griffith Parkway ahead of the southbound ramp to Winston-Salem. The north end of U.S. 601 is a 1.2-mile drive away. 07/09/10

Photo Credits:

07/09/10, 09/23/14 by AARoads

Connect with:
Interstate 74
Interstate 77
U.S. 52
U.S. 311
Highway 8
Highway 103 and 104

Page Updated 10-20-2015.

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