Area Chamber of Commerce exists to help business development
and networking. It includes businesses and individuals of the
Elizabeth City, Pasquotank, Camden, Outer Banks and Hampton
Roads, VA area. Named one of “The 100 Best Small Towns
in America” and known worldwide as the Harbor of Hospitality,
Elizabeth City is a waterfront community that is centrally located
on the eastern seaboard of the United States and only 45 minutes
from the Hampton Roads area of Virginia and North Carolina’s
legendary Outer Banks. A well-known location on the Intracoastal
Waterway, Elizabeth City offers complimentary 48- hour dockage
to sailors from around the world.
City is home to two colleges, a constituent university of
the University of North Carolina
system and the largest U.S. Coast Guard command in the nation.