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Welcome to Moore County, North Carolina, home to US Open Championships and major equestrian events. It’s home to masters of pottery and innovators in business. It’s home to outdoorsman, artists, writers and people who think for themselves and pursue their dreams. Sound good? It’s also home to friendly people, and plenty of room for you!

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Pinehurst & Southern Pines Named 2016 Best Places to Retire

SmartAsset has ranked Southern Pines and Pinehurst as #2 and #4, respectively, on their 2016 list of Best Places to Retire in North Carolina.  SmartAsset is a financial technology company based in New York City that provides online tools and advice regarding personal finances.  To compile their list of best places to retire, SmartAsset gathered data on three separate regional factors... Read More »
Pinehurst & Southern Pines Named 2016 Best Places to Retire

Third Annual "Shark Tank" Hosted for High School Teams

Nine teams of budding student entrepreneurs from all 3 area high schools wowed the judges and competed for prize money at the 3rd Annual Shark Tank event on Tuesday, May 17, 2016.  A five-member Union Pines High School entrepreneurial team was voted Most Likely to Succeed and won the $1,000 top prize and $1,000 scholarships presented by the Sandhills Community College Foundation. Organize... Read More »
Third Annual "Shark Tank" Hosted for High School Teams

Good Things are Happening in Moore County

Habitat for Humanity of the NC Sandhills Partners with Local Business to Build Home for Employee: Habitat for Humanity of the NC Sandhills has built or repaired more than 300 homes in Moore and Richmond counties over the past three decades, but until now had never partnered with a business to construct a new residence for an employee of that company. Enter St. Joseph of the Pines, who is he... Read More »
Good Things are Happening in Moore County

Get To Know Our Community

To the outside world, Moore County — and Pinehurst in particular — is typically associated with golf. And while that's great, golf is just one facet of our community. Home to 11 unique communities, including Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen, Carthage and Vass, Moore County offers a place that’s perfect for raising a family without sacrificing your career aspirations. If you're looking for proof, just ask our residents.

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Our Communities

The 11 towns and villages in Moore County offer a wide range of housing options for just about any budget and lifestyle. More information about each is just a couple clicks away.

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Economic Development

Economic Development

We're home to innovative companies, a top-notch workforce, lower costs and less congestion. All within an easy drive to fast-growing metro areas.

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Moore County North Carolina

All roads may not lead to Moore County, but the good ones sure do. Thanks in part to our hosting several US Open Golf Championships; it’s really easy to get here. And that’s true if you’re coming by car or plane.

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