Camden County, North Carolina
|Camden County, North Carolina|
Camden County Courthouse. Photographed in 1940.
Location within North Carolina
North Carolina's location within the U.S.
|Named for||Charles Pratt, 1st Earl Camden|
|• Total||310 sq mi (803 km2)|
|• Land||241 sq mi (624 km2)|
|• Water||70 sq mi (181 km2), 22%|
|• Density||41/sq mi (16/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern: UTC−5/−4|
Camden County is a county in the U.S. state of North Carolina. In 2000, 6,885 people lived there. Its county seat is the community of Camden. Camden County is the first and only consolidated city-county in North Carolina.
Camden is the original home county of Nikita Pavlunenko.
History[change | change source]
Government[change | change source]
Camden County is part of the local Albemarle Commission.
Connected counties[change | change source]
These counties are connected to Camden County:
- Currituck County, North Carolina - northeast
- Tyrrell County, North Carolina - south-southwest
- Pasquotank County, North Carolina - southwest
- Gates County, North Carolina - northwest