Chowan County, North Carolina Basics:

Chowan County North Carolina - Government Site

Population: 14,711
Area: 172 square miles
County seat: Edenton
Area code(s) in use: 252
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 76.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.6%
Median household income: $36,385
Persons in poverty: 24.7%
Home ownership rate: 66.5%
Mean travel time to work: 26.0 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Bertie  Gates  Perquimans  

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Map of the Chowan County area

Our detail map of Chowan County shows the Chowan County, North Carolina boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Chowan County, North Carolina

  Airports     show all on map

Lee's Airport, Northeastern Regional Airport

  Bays     show all on map

Edenton Bay

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Ballards Bridge, Bowman Bridge, Wildcat Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Allison House, Barker House, Beverly Hall, Blair House, Booth House, Center Hill - Crossroads Fire District, Charlton House, Chowan County Court House, Chowan County Court House, Chowan County Emergency Medical Services Unit 1, Chowan County Emergency Medical Services Unit 3, Chowan County Emergency Medical Services Unit 4, Chowan County Office Building, Chowan County Sheriff's Office, Coffield House, Cupola House, Dixon-Powell House, Edenton Fire Department, Edenton Municipal Building, Edenton Police Department, Hewes House, Homestead House, Iredell House, Leary House, Littlejohn House, Paine House, Pembroke Hall, Privott House, Wessington House, West Custom House

  Capes     show all on map

Bluff Point, Cactus Sandy Point, Cherry Point, Copper Neck, Drummond Point, Horniblow Point, Johnsons Point, Reedy Point, Sandy Point

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Beaver Hill Cemetery, Johnston Cemetery, Nixon Cemetery, Vine Oak Cemetery

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Albemarle Baptist Church, Ballards Bridge Church, Bandon Chapel, Canaan Temple, Church of the Lord Jesus Christ, Countryside Church of Christ, Edenton Baptist Church, Edenton Church of Christ, Evans Church, First Assembly of God Church, Gale Street Baptist Church, Happy Home Church, Hoffman Chapel, Holy Temple Church, Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses, Locust Grove Church, Macedonia Church, Open Door Baptist Church, Piney Grove Church, Pleasant Grove Church, Providence Church, Rockyhock Church, Saint Anns Catholic Church, Saint Johns Church, Saint Luke Church, Saint Pauls Episcopal Church, Union Grove Church, Warren Grove Church, Warwick Church, Welchs Chapel, White Oak Church, Wildcat Church

  Dams     show all on map

Bennett Mill Pond Dam

  Hospitals     show all on map

Vidant Chowan Hospital

  Islands     show all on map

Holiday Island

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Bass Landing, Byrum Crossroads, Chambers Landing, Clum (historical), Courthouse Green, Dinkerderry Landing (historical), Dwight (historical), Edenton National Fish Hatchery, Edenton Teapot Site, Edenton Village Shopping Center, Emperor Landing, Harris Landing, Indian Old Field (historical), Mackey Ferry (historical), Mount Rose, Northside Shopping Center, Rockyhock Landing, Ryland, Smalls Crossroads, Wardville, White Landing, Wilder Landing, Woodleys Wharf, Yeopim

  Military     show all on map

Edenton Marine Corps Air Station (historical)

  Populated Places     show all on map

Arrowhead Beach, Barber, Cannon Ferry, Cape Colony, Center Hill, Chowan, Chowan Beach, Cisco, Edenton, Gliden, Greenfield, Hancock, Hutson Corner, Icaria, Macedonia, Mavaton, Mill Crossroads, Mount Rose, Nixons Beach, Rockyhock, Ryland, Saint Johns, Saint Mark Mobile Home Park, Sign Pine, Somerset, Valhalla

  Post Offices     show all on map

Edenton Post Office, Tyner Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Bennett Mill Pond, Bennett Millpond, Dillard Millpond, Welsh Pond

  Schools     show all on map

Chowan Academy, Chowan High School, Chowan Junior High School, D F Walker High School, Holmes High School, Swain School, White Oak School

  Streams     show all on map

Chowan River, Dillard Creek, Indian Creek, Little Creek, Middleton Creek, Mill Creek, Pembroke Creek, Pollock Swamp, Rockyhock Creek, Stumpy Creek, Yeopim River

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Bear Swamp, Bear Swamp, Burnt Pocoson (historical)

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Edenton Water Tower, WBXB-FM (Edenton), WCDJ-AM (Edenton), WZBO-FM (Edenton),

Chowan County, North Carolina Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteChowan County White population 9,3129,312  
BlackChowan County Black population 5,0465,045
MixedChowan County Mixed population 177176
AsianChowan County Asian population 7473
American IndianChowan County American Indian population 5958
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderChowan County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 2929

Additional population tables :
State population table
North Carolina population by county