Chowan County North Carolina


Chowan County Facts

Chowan is located in the coastal plains. It was founded in 1739 and named after the Chowanoc Indian Tribe,. The board of commissioner has 7 members, and the county managers name is Kevin Howard. 2 landmarks in the county is Edenton, and The Edenton Bay. The counties that border my county is Hertford, Bertie, Gates, Perquimins, Washington county. The county seat is Edenton, it has 7 memebers. The town manager is Anne-Marie Knighton. The mayor is Roland Vaughn. Some other attractions in Edenton is the Edenton bay for sailing and water sports, and bass tournaments, their fish hatchery, the town harbor, and their camp grounds.

Edenton Bay cypress trees

Edenton Bay sunset