Nestled on the coast of North Carolina, Craven County is a thriving community with a rich history and an even brighter future. With its strategic location, strong economy and supportive business environment, Craven County offers endless opportunities for growth and prosperity.

Our mission is simple

Help business grow in Craven County. Our partners in accomplishing this task include leaders in education, healthcare, production, and service industries. Together, we are focused on building a sustainable business environment that supports Craven County.

Our success is measured by Craven County being a thriving community with a diverse, robust economy that employs people across Eastern North Carolina and attracts visitors from around the world.

Doing Business Here

Craven County’s numerous business advantages – chief among them a strategic coastal location in North Carolina, an integrated transportation network, an ample supply of skilled workers – have led to growth in industries such as manufacturing and health care and have primed the region for even more growth and investment.


Click below to view our large selection of available properties.


Craven County values small businesses – resources are available to help you start or grow your small business.


Click below to view the list of key employers in our area.

Living Here

We can’t take credit for the deep blue skies and the spectacular waterways that are prevalent throughout Craven County. We can, however, brag about the community of people who live and work here.





Strategic Partners

The strategic partners of the Craven 100 Alliance play a pivotal role in shaping and enhancing the business landscape in Craven County. Their commitment to excellence and dedication to building a vibrant, forward-thinking business environment make them invaluable assets in driving positive change and progress in Craven County.