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Lenoir County, NC is centrally located in eastern NC approximately 75 miles east of Raleigh (our state’s capital) and 75 miles west of Morehead City (one of our seaports and the beautiful crystal coast). Our county is a blend of agriculture and manufacturing. Lenoir County has three incorporated municipalities: Kinston is the county seat, LaGrange, lies approximately 10 miles west of Kinston and Pink Hill approximately 15 miles south of Kinston.

Whether you are a long time resident, newcomer or thinking of relocating to Lenoir County we hope you will find everything you are looking for on this website. We take pride in making Lenoir County a great place to live, work and play!

COVID-19 Lenoir County State of Emergency Declared 3-20-2020

Lenoir County State of Emergency Operating Hours Effective 3-23-2020


County Employee Email Login

Latest News in Economic Development


Properties being sold at auction updated 6/16/2020

All Lenoir County Vendors must E-Verify


Recipients of FTA funds must comply with Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, Section 601. Title VI states that "No person in the United States shall, on the ground of race, color or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance."


130 South Queen Street | Post Office Box 3289 Kinston, NC 28502
Phone: (252) 559-6450 Fax: (252) 559-6454