Business in Northeast North Carolina
Facts & Stats
Number of business located in North Carolina's Northeast Region.
North Carolina's 16-county Northeast Region, which encompasses the Outer Banks, is home to a combined labor force of nearly 170,000. Top industries include automotive R&D, biotechnology, aviation and marine trades, manufacturing and tourism. The region is famous for its quality of life attractions, including waterfront living, world-class beaches, iconic lighthouses, Colonial history and the Wright Brothers National Memorial.