Craven County, North Carolina

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Craven County, North Carolina
New Bern City Hall.jpg
Location within North Carolina
Location within North Carolina
Map of the United States highlighting North Carolina
North Carolina's location within the U.S.
Founded1739
Named forWilliam, Earl of Craven
SeatNew Bern
Largest cityNew Bern
Area
 • Total774 sq mi (2,005 km2)
 • Land709 sq mi (1,836 km2)
 • Water65 sq mi (168 km2), 8.4%
Population
 • (2010)103,505
 • Density146/sq mi (56/km2)
Congressional district3rd
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/−4
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.