About Elizabeth City, NC


If you thought all small Southern towns were the same, Elizabeth City will surprise you. Running alongside the tranquil Pasquotank River, its proximity to the Outer Banks combined with its friendly, progressive attitude makes it a truly standout town to start a new life. Named three times by Norm Crampton as “100 Best Small Towns in America,” this historic town has arts, education, great shopping, and plenty of outdoor activities. Elizabeth City definitely earns its nickname “The Harbor of Hospitality!”