Rocky Mount, NC

Rocky Mount is located in Nash and Edgecombe counties, about an hour northeast of Raleigh. The city is home to both North Carolina Wesleyan College and Edgecombe Community College, as well as a growing arts community. Small businesses and larger corporations alike find success in Rocky Mount. The first Hardee’s was in Rocky Mount, ironically on McDonald Street.

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Population: 58,362
Median household income: $37,951

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Median Travel Time To Work: 16 Minutes
Closest Airport: 33 Miles

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