Martin County, North Carolina

county in North Carolina, United States

Martin County is a county in the U.S. state of North Carolina. In 2010, 24,505 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Williamston.[2]

Martin County
Historic Martin County Courthouse in Williamston
Historic Martin County Courthouse in Williamston
Map of North Carolina highlighting Martin 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: 35°50′N 77°06′W / 35.84°N 77.1°W / 35.84; -77.1
Country United States
State North Carolina
Founded1774
Named forJosiah Martin
SeatWilliamston
Largest townWilliamston
Area
 • Total462 sq mi (1,200 km2)
 • Land461 sq mi (1,190 km2)
 • Water0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)  0.06%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2018)
22,671
 • Density53/sq mi (20/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district1st
Websitewww.martincountyncgov.com

CommunitiesEdit

 
Map of Martin County, North Carolina With Municipal and Township Labels

TownsEdit

TownshipsEdit

  • Bear Grass
  • Cross Roads
  • Goose Nest
  • Griffins
  • Hamilton
  • Jamesville
  • Poplar Point
  • Robersonville
  • Williams
  • Williamston

ReferencesEdit

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 21, 2011. Retrieved October 27, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.

Other websitesEdit