Although rare to find in the northeastern coastal region, Edenton at the heart of Chowan County is one of the most beautiful small towns in America according to Forbes Magazine. As the colonial capital of North Carolina, it is rich in historical assets. Area business leaders know that it is an ideal place to raise their families, develop their businesses, and be part of community that truly knows how to be a good neighbor.
An important part of the role of the Partnership is to build and maintain a strong economic base in our Town and County. So, if you are a business owner, we are here to help you achieve your goal. Whether you are looking in North Carolina for a place to do business that can increase your profitability or whether you are already here and need a new location in which to grow your business, the Partnership has resources that can help to meet your needs. Since most opportunities for job development come from existing companies. The Partnership will be your advocate and a resource for local businesses wishing to expand. The Partnership works closely with government, community organizations and local educators to create an atmosphere in which new and existing business and industry can prosper.
If you are looking for land ready to develop, the Partnership has recently opened phase II in its Airport Industrial Park. The park is adjacent to the regional airport and a short distance from the Sound and barge services. The Partnership not only owns land throughout the County that is ideal for industrial development; it also functions as a clearinghouse for industrial buildings and sites in the region that would be suitable for a variety of ventures. Look under the building & sites tab to explore some of the possibilities. When you contact us, the Partnership can help you determine whether the assets available in Edenton and Chowan County will support your needs.