Carteret County, North Carolina

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Carteret County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Carteret County
Location in the state of North Carolina
Map of the USA highlighting North Carolina
North Carolina's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded 1722
Seat Beaufort
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

1,341 sq mi (3,473 km²)

821 sq mi (2,126 km²), 61.22%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

59,383
114/sq mi (44/km²)
Website: www.co.carteret.nc.us

Carteret County is a county in the U.S. state of North Carolina. In 2000, 59,383 people lived there. Its county seat is Beaufort. Most of the county is part of the Crystal Coast.

Government[change | change source]

Carteret County is part of the Eastern Carolina Council of Governments.

Connected Counties[change | change source]

Cities and Towns[change | change source]

These cities and towns are in Carteret County:

Schools[change | change source]

The county has its own public school system called Carteret County Schools.

Other websites[change | change source]