Montgomery County, North Carolina
The most notable cities in Montgomery County are Star (the exact geographical center of NC), Candor (peach capital of NC), Biscoe (where the Star Fiddler's Convention is held), Troy (the county seat and home of Capel Inc., largest importer & manufacturer of rugs in USA) and Mount Gilead. Commercial businesses and industries provide jobs along with the productive crop, cattle and dairy farms that dot the countryside in Montgomery County.
There are several great events that take place in Montgomery County one is the Candor Peach Festival. Candor, considered the peach center for North Carolina, is located in southeast 'Sandhills' area of Montgomery County. Another great annual event is Star Fiddler's Convention which is held in Biscoe, NC in March. Fiddlers from all over to join in this non-professional event where the heart and soul of these musicians and the people is plain for all to hear. In the Uwharrie Mountains the people of Eldorado hold the Uwharrie Mountain Festival in October (2nd weekend) with lots of events, food and fun for all.
Montgomery County is all about preserving nature and having places where residents and visitors can go to enjoy the great outdoors. These parks include the Uwharrie Wildlife Area, Uwharrie Game Land and Town Creek Indian Mound State Park, to name a few.
Links of Interest for Montgomery County NC
Montgomery County Seat - Troy, NC - http://troy.nc.us
Montgomery County NC - www.montgomery-county.com
Wikipedia on Montgomery County NC - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Montgomery_County,_North_Carolina
Montgomery County NC Schools - www.montgomery.k12.nc.us
NC School Report Card for Montgomery County NC Schools - www.ncreportcards.org/src
Market Statistics on Montgomery County NC Real Estate
Number of Montgomery County NC Homes Sold - 78
The Average Montgomery County NC Home - 1,389 sf, 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath
Average List Price - $189,724
Average Sold Price - $167,686 (89% of List Price)
Days on Market - Average of 199 days
Range Sold - $17,500 to $1,300,000
Source: Carolina Multiple Listing Services, Inc. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Statistics are for Single Family Detached Dwellings Only.
Montgomery County Cities, Towns & Census Designated Places
Abner, NC Homes - Allreds, NC Homes - Asbury, NC Homes - Biscoe, NC Homes - Blaine, NC Homes - Candor, NC Homes - Capelsie, NC Homes - Chip, NC Homes - Coggins Mine, NC Homes - Eldorado, NC Homes - Emery, NC Homes - Ether, NC Homes - Flint Hill, NC Homes - Harrisville, NC Homes - Liberty Hill, NC Homes - Lovejoy, NC Homes - Mount Gilead, NC Homes - Okeewemee, NC Homes - Onvil, NC Homes - Ophir, NC Homes - Pee Dee, NC Homes - Pekin, NC Homes - Refuge Mission, NC Homes - Roberdo, NC Homes - Rubyatt, NC Homes - Star, NC Homes - Steeds, NC Homes - Troy, NC Homes - Uwharrie, NC Homes - Wadeville
Montgomery County Zip Codes
Biscoe 27209 - Candor 27229 - Ether 27247 - Mount Gilead 27306 - Star 27356 - Troy 27371
Adjacent Counties to Montgomery County
Randolph County, North Carolina - northeast
Moore County, North Carolina - east
Richmond County, North Carolina - south
Stanly County, North Carolina - west
Davidson County, North Carolina - northwest
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