North Carolina

A Natural Beauty

From the mountains to the coast, North Carolina's charming cities and stunning natural areas lure visitors and residents from around the world.

North Carolina / visitnc.com
Home > North Carolina

North Carolina

Living in North Carolina puts you in prime adventure territory. Residents here enjoy 300 miles of pristine beaches and some of the country’s most beautiful old-growth hardwood forests and mountain tops. Home to Pinehurst, one of the country’s most beloved golf courses, Seagrove, the handmade-pottery capital of the U.S., and Biltmore, America’s largest home, North Carolina has a strong tourism industry. Asheville, Greensboro and Charlotte are among the best places to live in North Carolina, a state experiencing continual economic growth.

Quick Facts

Average Household Income
$54,138
Average Property Tax
$1,248
State Population
10
Sales Tax
4.75%
State Income Tax
Flat 5.25%

Cities in North Carolina on Livability.com

Experiences & Adventures

Food Scenes

Healthy Places

Affordable Places to Live

Where to Live Now

Newsletter Sign Up

Keep up to date with our latest rankings and articles!
Enter your email to be added to our mailing list.