With five National Register districts and more than two dozen individual listings, a drive through Kinston, NC will take you on an architectural journey by way of stately homes and charming neighborhoods.
Affordability‚ opportunity and options are the key words describing the residential real estate market in Kinston‚ which offers a variety of choices ranging from unique downtown lofts‚ cozy tree-lined neighbor hoods drenched in history and more recently constructed single-family and multi-family homes.
Kinston, a recipient of the prestigious All America City Award, is located 80 miles east of Raleigh. Spirit AeroSystems' manufacturing jobs as well as Lenoir County's Global TransPark secured the area's place as a major player in the aerospace industry. The Neuse River winds its way through Kinston, providing boaters with a relaxing place to paddle. Down-home restaurants and the Kinston Indians minor league ball club promote a family-friendly atmosphere.