North Carolina Real Estate

By: Seth Willis Jr.

In the Southeastern of the United States lies the leading producer of tobacco of the USA: North Carolina. This state was once a part of the old Carolina territory, and was a confederate leader in the American Revolution. It was also here in 1930 that the Wright Brothers made their first successful airplane flights. North Carolina indeed boasts of rich cultural heritage. In this state, you can get a chance to see fun oddities- from a shell-shaped gas station to a leprechaun village in Prospect Hill. The rural atmosphere is North Carolina provides respite from the hectic pace in urbanized cities.

Geography and Demographics

The state of North Carolina is the 29th largest among the 50 states. It has a total area of 139,391 sq km (53,819 sq mi) and owns 10,256 sq km (3,960 sq mi) of inland water. The state runs the length of 503 miles from the west to the east, and 187 miles north to southern border. The capital of North Carolina is Raleigh City while Charlotte is the state's most populated in the metropolitan region.

The state of Virginia is on the northern boundary, Tennessee keeps to the west, and South Carolina and Georgia sit on the southern border. The 2000 population was estimated at 8,049,313. The population is a mix of whites and non-whites.

Climate

A humid and subtropical climate is found in North Carolina. Rainfall occurs in all seasons. Sometime temperature extremes are also experienced.

Education

North Carolina is noted for its effort to lead in the field of education. There are several private and state colleges and universities. These institutions offer a long list of college degrees fro law, education, medicine, psychology and science. Post graduate degrees and associate courses are also offered. Community colleges provide associate courses for those who prefer it.

Industries

The number of farms in North Carolina is still growing. Pegged at 50,000 in 2005, these farms are still increasing in numbers. The income generated from the sales of hogs, poultry and chicken accounted for the highest revenues. The tobacco and cotton industries have declined as major state revenue but these are still major resource for revenues. At present greenhouse and nursery crops are the giants of the agricultural economy of the state.

Fishing is a lucrative business in coastal area of the state. The valuable catches are blue crabs, bay scallops, oysters, finfish, tuna, and flounder. Shrimp is bountiful. Mining is also a thriving industry.

In manufacturing, North Carolina developed a reputation for quality textiles. The state also manufactures electronic and electrical equipments. Tobacco production is also main feature of the manufacturing industry.

North Carolina real estate industry has contributed much to its coffers. There are thousands of real estate properties for sale. There are New Carolina real estate properties ranging from 4-bedroom houses, single family homes, and apartments. Mobile homes are also available if desired by the prospective buyers. Listings from all over the State are made available by the New Carolina real estate agents. North Carolina real estate firms can still found stately homes even in the densely populated Charlotte City. The services of New Carolina real estate agencies are not limited to buyers and sellers. Their services are also provided for other interested institutions and individuals.

Europe Properties
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 
 • 

» More on Europe Properties