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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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So Many Premier Golf Courses to Play this Fall

Moore County boasts almost 40 premier golf courses within a 15-mile radius.  That’s almost 700 holes!  Even though the fall season is upon us and temperatures will be getting cooler, our temperate climate allows for year-round play.  Just named in the America’s Top 10 Best Golf Course Designs list by Golf Digest magazine, the internationally-renowned Pinehurst No. 2 ... Read More »
So Many Premier Golf Courses to Play this Fall

R. Riveter: Rooted in Southern Pines

Headquartered in Southern Pines, R. Riveter, manufacturer and retailer of unique handbags, has just expanded to include a store in the Washington DC area.  Co-Founder and Moore County resident Cameron Cruse and business partner Lisa Bradley are military spouses with an inspiring story of growth and success.  Read more about their story here. R. Riveter started in 2011 in Georgia, and... Read More »
R. Riveter:  Rooted in Southern Pines

Sandhills Community College Announces Free Tuition

Sandhills Community College is implementing a program to provide full two-year scholarships for all students from Moore and Hoke counties. Called the “Sandhills Promise,” the scholarship program will begin in the fall of 2017. It provides for two years of free tuition for Moore County and Hoke County students enrolling at Sandhills directly following high school graduation. Home-sc... Read More »
Sandhills Community College Announces Free Tuition

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.


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.