While no local economy is recession-proof, Greenville-Pitt County's economy may come close, thanks to international influence and a healthy mix of traditional and cutting-edge manufacturing such as bioprocessing.
Located in the north-central coastal plain region of eastern North Carolina, Greenville-Pitt County is the commercial, cultural, educational and medical hub of the region. Home to East Carolina University, the third-largest university in the state, the area offers a host of amenities and plenty of Southern charm that lure newcomers and visitors alike.
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