Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina – Named the South’s Prettiest Small Town

Monday, June 26, 2017

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Relocating Guide

 

Here is valuable information about relocating to Edenton and Chowan County. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or need further resources. See "Who Retires in Edenton?"

And here is a handy Relocation Community Profile

Demographics

Population:   14,739

Real Estate Taxes (Town):   $0.3785/$100 Valuation

Real Estate Taxes (County):   $0.725/$100 Valuation, .055 County Fire Tax

Sales Tax Rate:   6.75%

Climate

Temperatures average 60.9 degrees. The average for January is 42.3 degrees and for June is 75.3 degrees. Annual rainfall average 47.9 inches. Annual average snowfall is 4.6 inches and elevation is 19 feet.

Destinations

Greenville NC:   1.5 hours

New Bern NC:   2.0 hours

Outer Banks NC:   1.5 hours

Raleigh NC:   2.5 hours

Norfolk, VA:   1.5 hours

Washington DC:   4.0 hours

Economic Vitality

  • Housing prices range from $100,000 to $1.5 Million.
  • Subdivisions are located throughout Edenton and Chowan County for home building.

Medical and Health

Vidant Health

Community Walking Trails Guide

Churches and Civic Clubs

Please call our office for a copy of our County Church Directory and Civic and Club Listing - 1/800-775-0111

Other Relocation Site Links

RetireNC.com

Education

sites.google.com/a/ecps.k12.nc.us/edenton-chowan-schools/

Elementary K-5:
   White Oak Elementary School, K-2nd:   252-221-4078
   D. F. Walker Elementary School, 3rd-5th:   252-221-4151

Chowan Middle School:   252-221-4131

John A. Holmes High School:   252-482-8426

Government

Chowan County

PO Box 1030

Edenton NC 27932 252-482-8431

www.chowancounty-nc.gov

Town of Edenton

PO Box 300

Edenton NC 27932 252-482-2155

www.townofedenton.com