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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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Meet Paul Murphy - Of Music & Ministry

  On the heels of the article about the upcoming Epicenter music festival, music is also at the heart of resident Paul Murphy’s story. The Reverend Dr. Paul Greene Murphy’s story is more like an epic novel – one that begins modestly in the small North Carolina town of Oxford where he was born.  His family moved away from the state for a while to South Carolina and ... Read More »
Meet Paul Murphy - Of Music & Ministry

Get Ready to Rock! Epicenter Festival 2019

In a little more than 60 days, the population of Rockingham in neighboring Richmond County will surge tenfold, from 9,558 to around 90,000 when Epicenter, a three-day musical festival set for May 10-12 at the Rockingham Festival Grounds, comes to town.  Epicenter replaces Carolina Rebellion which was held in Charlotte from 2011 to 2018. Los Angeles-based production company Danny Wimmer Pr... Read More »
Get Ready to Rock!  Epicenter Festival 2019

"Moving Forward Together": Robbins is on the Rise

The inscription on Robbins’ roadside welcome sign says, “Moving Forward Together.” It’s a motivating phrase fitting for a town of 1,180 in northern Moore County.   In the 1990s, a poultry-processing center closed and in 2008, a massive fire destroyed the Milliken textile mill, putting 1,100 out of work.  The 286,000-square-foot mill, where Robbins native ... Read More »
"Moving Forward Together": Robbins is on the Rise

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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