Living in Stanly County

All the things that make Stanly County, North Carolina a great place to operate a business also make us an ideal place to call home.

Living in Stanly County

Stanly County, North Carolina, on the eastern edge of the Charlotte USA Region, offers so many lifestyle advantages to those of us who call it home. Parents and employers will brag about the quality of our public and private schools. Our higher-education institutions ensure that local residents have the skills and knowledge they need to power the economy, and Carolinas Healthcare System – Stanly and other healthcare providers keep everyone in great shape.

We’re home to the natural beauty of the Piedmont Region of North Carolina, with the Uwharrie National Forest and breathtaking Morrow Mountain State Park, so it’s no surprise that Stanly County offers an abundance of outdoor recreation. Whether we’re boating, swimming, or fishing on more than 10,000 acres of lakes (and 175 miles of shoreline!), nature hiking or hunting in the forest, or playing 18 on a pretty Saturday morning, there’s plenty to do here. Big-city shopping, dining, and entertainment are very close by in Charlotte. Best of all, we can enjoy it and then return to a quieter way of life.

Working in Stanly County

Imagine locating your business surrounded by old-growth Piedmont forests and shimmering lakes, just minutes away from one of America’s commercial and financial centers in Charlotte, North Carolina. How would you like to operate in a place where businesses are treated with appreciation and respect, and polite workers still believe in the value of hard work? Suppose you could have interstate highways, rail service, affordable housing, wonderfully mild weather at the foothills of the Uwharrie Mountains, and excellent schools for your children, too?

You don’t have to imagine, because all that and more awaits you here in Stanly County. Set in Central North Carolina’s Triad area and just minutes east of Charlotte, Stanly County offers an ideal natural climate for enjoying life – and an economic climate where businesses can thrive. Here, in the heart of the Southeast United States, you’ll find everything you need for your business to succeed – and a way of life that draws everyone from young families to early retirees. Stanly County is a wonderful place to work, and an even better place to call home.

A Place to Call Home

All the things that make Stanly County, North Carolina a great place to operate a business also make us an ideal place to call home. In addition to our area’s natural beauty and low taxes, we have a wide variety of housing options that are remarkably affordable. No matter what type of lifestyle you prefer, you’ll find it here, with a very comfortable cost of living. Whether you are looking for rural, suburban, urban or lake living; Stanly County has affordable homes that can meet all your families’ needs.

Our public and private schools have earned recognition for outstanding performance and teachers who show a genuine interest in their students. Stanly County’s higher-education institutions offer the skills and knowledge an educated workforce needs to power the economy, and Carolinas Healthcare System – Stanly and other healthcare providers keep everyone in great shape.

And, when you’re in the mood for big-city shopping, dining, or entertainment, all of the excitement and resources of the Charlotte USA Region are just minutes away!

The right home at the right price!

Retire & Relax

When you’ve accomplished your business goals and are ready for relaxation (or new kinds of recreation), you’ll discover all the things retirees love about Stanly County, North Carolina. Of course, the cost of living helps their retirement dollars go further, and our extensive healthcare resources help them enjoy that important time in life.

But the real draw for most retirees is our extensive recreation. Whether your goal is to spend your days in search of monster bass, perfect your golf game, add to your list of bird sightings, canoe along a gentle stream, or simply sit back and take in natural beauty, you’ll find something to your liking in Stanly County. (And so will your grandkids!) Our close proximity to all that Charlotte has to offer is very nice, too.

Stanly County is a place to begin working at living!