Craven County, North Carolina

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Craven County
New Bern City Hall
Map of North Carolina highlighting Craven County
Location within the U.S. state of North Carolina
Map of the United States highlighting North Carolina
North Carolina's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 35°06′33″N 77°04′09″W / 35.109166666667°N 77.069166666667°W / 35.109166666667; -77.069166666667
Country United States
State North Carolina
Founded1739
Named forWilliam, Earl of Craven
SeatNew Bern
Largest cityNew Bern
Area
 • Total774 sq mi (2,000 km2)
 • Land709 sq mi (1,840 km2)
 • Water65 sq mi (170 km2)  8.4%%
Population
 (2010)
 • Total103,505
 • Density146/sq mi (56/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district3rd
Websitewww.cravencounty.com

Craven County is a county in the U.S. state of North Carolina. In 2006 it was guessed that 94,875 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is New Bern.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. U.S. Census Archived 9 July 2011 at WebCite
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2008-01-31.