Carteret county, North Carolina

Home to The Crystal Coast

History about Carteret

Carteret is found in the southern coastal region of North Carolina. Carteret was found in 1722, It was named after Sir George Carteret.

The Government of Carteret county.

Beaufort is the county seat of Carteret. Beaufort has a council/ manager form of government. The town board consists of five commissioners and the mayor. The County Manager is Russell Overman. There seven people on its County Board of Commissioners.

Things to do in Carteret county

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The Crystal Coast

The Crystal Coast is a 85 mile stretch beach along the North Carolina coast. The water along this long stretch of beach is almost "crystal" looking. The sand is white and the water is a amazing blue.

Counties near Carteret

  • Onslow
  • Craven
  • Jones
  • Pamlico