§ 51-3. Jurisdiction. 
This Chapter shall apply to:  
All unincorporated areas of Henderson County, except within the extraterritorial 
jurisdiction of a municipality that is exercising those powers contained in 
N.C.G.S. Chapter 160A , Article 19 if such extraterritorial jurisdiction has been validly
established; and  
Any incorporated area over which the County by general or local law exercises those 
powers contained in N.C.G.S. Chapter 153A, Article 18.