Welcome to Chowan, NC!!

' Named in honor of the Indian Tribe Chowan.'

~County Seat & Location.

Chowan County is located inside of the town of Edenton, NC also where the county seat is located. Chowan is located in the coast. The county's that surround the border of Chowan are Gates county, Perquimans county, Washington county, Bertie county & Hertford county. Chowan was founded in 1670.

~The Board of Commissioners!

The there is seven of the Board of Commissioners. Their names are Greg Bonner, Dr.Alex Kehayes, Dr.Ellis Lawerence, John Mitchener, Emmett Winborne. The Chairman is D. Keith Nixon & the Vice Chairman is Jeff Smith. Above all them is the County Mayor Kevin Howard. (in the picture)

What Is there to do in Chowan County!?

Wanna know about the government of Edenton, Nc?

There are 6 members of the Edentons town council, who are elected to 4 year terms. They hired Anne-Marie Knighton (left in the picture) as town manager to run the town. The mayor Roland H. Vaughan was elected to a 4 year term also.