Land For Sale in North Carolina

Beautiful and Diverse

With fresh salty breezes, beautiful countryside, and a friendly, welcoming environment, North Carolina truly does have it all. From the NC hunting land in the Appalachian Mountains to the Atlantic Ocean, this Southeastern state has a beautiful and diverse landscape. The state motto "First In Flight" refers to the historic achievement of the Wright brothers, and North Carolina's stunning coastline draws visitors from all over the world. Now is a fantastic time to look for land for sale in North Carolina.

Land For Sale in North Carolina

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#NC1064470

$6,900,000#NC1064470

147.15 acres

Cullowhee, NC 28723

#NC1034995
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$6,100,000#NC1034995

428 acres

Lexington, NC 27292

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$4,250,000#NC817514

26.2 acres

Vass, NC 28394

Buy Land in North Carolina by County

Alamance
Alexander
Alleghany
Anson
Ashe
Avery
Beaufort
Bertie
Bladen
Brunswick
Buncombe
Burke
Cabarrus
Caldwell
Camden
Carteret
Caswell
Catawba
Chatham
Cherokee
Chowan
Clay
Cleveland
Columbus
Craven
Cumberland
Currituck
Dare
Davidson
Davie
Duplin
Durham
Edgecombe
Forsyth
Franklin
Gaston
Gates
Graham
Granville
Greene
Guilford
Halifax
Harnett
Haywood
Henderson
Hertford
Hoke
Hyde
Iredell
Jackson
Johnston
Jones
Lee
Lenoir
Lincoln
Macon
Madison
Martin
McDowell
Mecklenburg
Mitchell
Montgomery
Moore
Nash
New Hanover
Northampton
Onslow
Orange
Pamlico
Pasquotank
Pender
Perquimans
Person
Pitt
Polk
Randolph
Richmond
Robeson
Rockingham
Rowan
Rutherford
Sampson
Scotland
Stanly
Stokes
Surry
Swain
Transylvania
Tyrrell
Union
Vance
Wake
Warren
Washington
Watauga
Wayne
Wilkes
Wilson
Yadkin
Yancey

The Tar Heel State 

North Carolina got its nickname because tar was one of its main products at the state's beginnings. North Carolina has also been known as The Land of the Sky, The Old North State, The Turpentine State, and the Rip Van Winkle State. Many of these names come from the tar, pitch, and turpentine that comes from North Carolina's vast pine forests.

Major cities in North Carolina include its capital city of Raleigh. This thriving city is known for its universities, scholarly institutions, and technology sector. The cities of Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill are known as the "Research Triangle" because of this fact. Charlotte, Greensboro, and Winston-Salem are other large population centers. Tourists flock to North Carolina's Outer Banks for its beautiful beaches and barrier reef islands.

North Carolina Land 

There is abundant beauty in North Carolina. It has incredibly diverse vegetation including over 300 species of trees and over 3,000 varieties of flowering plants. Because of its coastal location, there are also sea plants, dunes, and marshes. There is also a large amount of North Carolina hunting land. There are three distinct regions in North Carolina: the Appalachian Mountains, the Atlantic Coastal Plain, and the Piedmont Plateau.

North Carolina Natural Resources 

The varied landscape of North Carolina creates an abundance of natural resources. The state has a gorgeous climate and several different types of fertile soil. Of course, its Atlantic coastline location and the North Carolina Outer Banks are an incredibly valuable resource, as is its wilderness, wildlife, forests, mountains, and many lakes and rivers. Browse our selection of farms for sale in North Carolina here!

Land/Plots in North Carolina 

There is a wide variety of different types of ranches and land for sale in North Carolina. Gorgeous waterfront locations, farms, ranches, timberland, and home sites are all available to buy.

North Carolina Hunting Land 

There is large hunting community in North Carolina, and hunting land available with beautiful views and wilderness. NC offers acres of land that is a hunter’s paradise, with abundant deer, black bear, wild turkey, armadillo, beaver, and bobcat.

Types of Industry in North Carolina 

Agriculture and fishing are two of the top industries in North Carolina. It also has a very strong aerospace sector, and well as transportation manufacturing.

Agriculture 

The top crops in North Carolina are greenhouse and nursery products. Other crops include:

  • Soybeans
  • Corn for grain
  • Sweet Potatoes
  • Peanuts
  • Blueberries
  • Peaches
  • Strawberries

Livestock 

North Carolina is an important producer of livestock in the nation. In fact, NC is ranked #2 in the production of hogs and turkeys. The state also produces broiler chickens. The abundance of livestock offers a large amount of farms for sale in North Carolina.

Fishing 

Wild fishing and shellfishing and aquaculture are large parts of the North Carolina economy. The most valuable products that come from the sea are blue crabs, flounder, shrimp, and clams. Fish farming, or aquaculture, brings in Atlantic menhaden, trout, crayfish, and catfish.

Manufacturing 

North Carolina has a large amount of heavy equipment companies that manufacture transportation equipment, cars, and trucks including Honda and Volvo. The Tar Heel State also has more than 180 aerospace companies including Boeing, Lockheed Martin, and Cessna.

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