Edgecombe County, North Carolina 

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Population

54,032

-3.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

6.9%

United States / North Carolina / No Metro Area / Edgecombe County / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Edgecombe County, North Carolina

Small city - Northeastern North Carolina along I-95 corridor, 55 miles east of Raleigh-Durham. May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Edgecombe County, while July and January are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Small-town atmosphere
-Historic interest
-Close to Raleigh-Durham
Cons
-Declining industries
-Low educational attainment
-Hot, humid summers

Local Listings in Edgecombe
 $49,900 
1552 Fountain St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 891 SqFt
 $8,900 
Crestview Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 0 | 891 SqFt
 $79,900 
1017 Tarboro St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1655 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Rocky Mount Metro Area

Rocky Mount is a typical small old-South city. Like many Carolina towns along transportation arteries, it started as an agricultural and tobacco center and over time developed a strong manufacturing and economic base.


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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: North Carolina
County: Edgecombe County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Tarboro, Princeville, 8 total
Zip Codes: 27886 27801 27864 27809 27852 27819 27881
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 150 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Edgecombe County is 6.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Edgecombe County jobs have decreased by 1.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Edgecombe County's cost of living is 25.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Edgecombe County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Edgecombe County, while July and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Edgecombe county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Edgecombe County's population is 54,032 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Edgecombe County is $48,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Edgecombe County public schools spend $9,179 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.1 students per teacher in Edgecombe County. More Education


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ZIP CODES IN EDGECOMBE COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA
27886 27801 27864 27809 27852 27819 27881

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NEW LISTINGS IN EDGECOMBE
$49,900
1552 Fountain St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$8,900
Crestview Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 0

$79,900
1017 Tarboro St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$129,900
616 N Howard Cir
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$39,900
1921 Bedford Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$110,000
308 N Glendale Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$65,900
2507 Beechwood Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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