Area Info


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Now you can easily find the best places to live in eastern nc.

The towns that make up Craven, Carteret and Pamlico Counties in North Carolina range in size and offerings but each one has it’s own personality and unique characteristics. So whether you are just visiting, or you’re looking to relocate your family or business, or retire to the area, you’ll find that this area has something for everyone.

If you need some insight beyond what you find on the internet, please ask us about the best places to live in eastern north carolina. We’ll give you our perspective based on years of living and working here.

Below, we’ve listed all of the towns that are situated within each of the counties along with their links where available (see table below). This is a great way to pinpoint where you’d like to live, relocate, do business, or retire to.

If you are considering building a home, or you want to start a new business or relocate an existing business, feel free to contact us and we’ll help you choose which area is right for you! We can even connect you with the best local real estate, mortgage and insurance experts that can give you guidance in making your decisions.

Although there are many choices, there are many “best places to live in eastern north carolina” so in the end, you can’t go wrong when choosing the place that is right for you, your family or your business.

Craven County
Carteret County
Pamlico County
Craven County GovernmentCarteret County GovernmentPamlico County Government
New Bern
Atlantic BeachAlliance
Visit New BernTown of Atlantic BeachArapahoe
City of New BernBeaufortBayboro
BridgetonTown of BeaufortTown of Bayboro
Town of BridgetonBogueGrantsboro
HavelockCape CarteretMesic
City of HavelockTown of Cape CarteretTown of Mesic
RiverbendCedar PointMinnesott Beach
Town of RiverbendTown of Cedar PointMinnesott Beach
Trent WoodsEmerald IsleOriental
Town of Trent WoodsTown of Emerald IsleTown of Oriental
VanceboroIndian BeachStonewall
Town of VanceboroTown of Indian BeachVandemere
Morehead CityMaribel
Town of Morehead CityFlorence
Town of NewportReelsboro
Town of PeletierLowland
Pine Knoll ShoresOlympia
Town of Pine Knoll ShoresJericho