Bertie County, North Carolina

county in North Carolina, United States

Bertie County (said like BURT-TEE) is a county in the U.S. state of North Carolina. In 2000, 19,773 people lived there. Its county seat is Windsor.

Bertie County
Manor House of Hope Plantation near Windsor.
Manor House of Hope Plantation near Windsor.
Map of North Carolina highlighting Bertie County
Location within the U.S. state of North Carolina
Map of the United States highlighting North Carolina
North Carolina's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 36°04′N 76°58′W / 36.06°N 76.96°W / 36.06; -76.96
Country United States
State North Carolina
Founded1739
Named forJames and/or Henry Bertie
SeatWindsor
Largest townWindsor
Area
 • Total741 sq mi (1,920 km2)
 • Land699 sq mi (1,810 km2)
 • Water42 sq mi (110 km2)  5.7%%
Population
 (2015)
 • Total20,199
 • Density30/sq mi (10/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district1st
Websitewww.co.bertie.nc.us

GovernmentEdit

Bertie County is part of the Mid-East Commission local council of governments.

Connected CountiesEdit

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Cities and townsEdit

These cities and towns are in Bertie County:

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