Whether you prefer the beach or the mountains, the cultural life of major urban areas or the quiet tranquility of historic small towns of eastern North Carolina, Edgecombe County is in the heart of it all.

Edgecombe County’s recreational opportunities are virtually limitless, whether your game is golf, baseball, shopping, hunting, canoeing, or simply enjoying rocking on the front porch.

A mix of public schools, private institutions and higher education opportunities offer Edgecombe County residents a full complement of choices. Edgecombe County is a place where tradition and diversity fuel economic growth; a place where excitement for the future parallels pride in the past. Be it new construction or late 19th and early 20th century Victorian, Second Empire, Neo-classical revival homes, Edgecombe County offers families a chance to mark their own place in time.

The Visitors Center is housed at the Tarboro Edgecombe Chamber of Commerce at 500M Main Street in Tarboro. The Center is your source for free travel and tourism information not only for Edgecombe County and North Carolina, but for just about every state.


Edgecombe County Tourism


Elizabeth Burns
(252) 823-7241