Media Kit

Mountain Xpress has been WNC’s source for community news and arts & culture coverage since 1994.

Check out our 2024 Media Kit below for a comprehensive look at our mission, readership, rates, and demographics!

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Media Kit


Upcoming special advertising opportunities

2024 Field Guide


2024 Kids Issue Series


Around the Region 2024


2024 Sustainability Series


2024 Garden Series


Print and Web advertising

With over 63,000 readers every week and 650+ distribution locations throughout Western North Carolina, the Mountain Xpress delivers when it comes to advertising. We’ve been independently owned and operated since 1994 and are committed to delivering quality news, culture, and events coverage every week. When you advertise with Mountain Xpress, you not only get the benefit of our powerful reach, you are supporting independent media in your community. Contact us today and we’ll help you find the best solution to suit your needs.


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  • Gross Audited Circulation of 26,294
  • Total Audited Circulation of 22,381
  • 2.95 Readers per edition
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