Newcomer Information

Welcome to Halifax County! To help make your transition to our area as easy as possible, we have compiled key information about our community such as hotels, restaurants, medical and other services, utility connection contacts, and more.  If you need more information, the full relocation guide can be found at this link: For additional information, the Online Yellow Pages for the Roanoke Rapids/Lake Gaston Area can be found at this link:


1 West End Enfield
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2 Scotland Neck Inn
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3 Baymont Inn & Suites
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4 Holiday Inn Express
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5 Days Inn
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6 Hampton Inn
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7 Hilton Garden Inn
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8 SureStay Plus by Best Western
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9 Red Roof Inn
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10 Quality Inn
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11 Country Inn & Suites
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12 Econo Lodge
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13 Bellamy Manor B&B
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Pet Friendly Weekly Rates Available

RV / Camping Accommodations

14 Enfield/Rocky Mount KOA
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15 Fishing Creek RV Park
16 Medoc Mountain State Park
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17 Ponderosa Campground
18 RV Resort
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A Catered Affair
Gussie Silver
GrandPa’s Kitchen
Jeffery or Johnell Mills
David Watson
Jerry Parker
Don Juan Mexican Restaurant
David Magana
Logan’s Roadhouse
Mike Stettler
Exquisite Occasions
David Dickens

Local Agencies


Halifax County Economic Development Commission

260 Premier Boulevard
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
Phone: 252-519-2630



Halifax County Convention & Visitors Bureau

260 Premier Boulevard
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
Phone: 252-535-1687


Halifax County Animal Control

568 Dog Pound Road
Halifax, NC 27839
Phone: 252-583-1050


Halifax County Register of Deeds

Court Services Building
357 Ferrell Lane
Halifax, NC 27839
Phone: 252-583-2101

Financial Institutions

131 E. South Main St., Littleton252-586-3101
131 Elams Road, Littleton252-586-7292
1583 E. 10th Street, Roanoke Rapids252-537-0411
First Citizens Bank 
306 Old Farm Road, Roanoke Rapids252-308-6000
New Republic Bank 
420 Becker Drive, Roanoke Rapids  252-533-9000
PNC Bank 
1180 Julian Allsbrook Hwy, Roanoke Rapids252-308-1240
Riverside Savings Bank 
325 Becker Drive, Roanoke Rapids252-537-8061
828 Roanoke Avenue, Roanoke Rapids252-537-6146
Southern Bank & Trust 
1580 10th Street, Roanoke Rapids252-535-3043
Touchstone Bank
778 Old Farm Road, Roanoke Rapids252-537-1265
WoodForest Bank (located at Wal-Mart) 
251 Premier Boulevard, Roanoke Rapids252-519-2168



NC License Plate Agency
NC Title & Tag

All new residents of North Carolina are required to purchase license plates.

The length of time after establishing residence varies depending upon the state from which you have moved.  A certificate of insurance must be secured from the presented with application for license.

Contact: North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles
Address: 1720 Julian Allsbrook Hwy, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 Phone: (252) 537-6357


All driving residents of North Carolina are required to obtain a driver’s license upon establishing residence in the state. Applicants for driver’s license must take a written, eye, and road sign test.

Contact: North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles North Carolina Driver’s License Division
Address: 26 Three Bridges Road, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 Phone: (252)   536-4046


New residents must have their cars inspected within 10 days after purchase of auto license. Thereafter, inspections are required annually during the same month as the first inspection. Licensed garages and service stations make these inspections.


The Halifax-Northampton Regional Airport ( located at 700 Gregory Farm Road, Halifax, NC (252-583-3492) is a modern regional airport and services business and private air traffic.  A runway of 5,500 feet can accommodate corporate jets.  Regularly scheduled passenger service is available at three international airports located nearby: Raleigh-Durham International (919) 840-7700; Richmond International (804-226-3000; and Norfolk International (757-857-3351


Halifax County is served by CSX Transportation with an Amtrak station located in nearby Rocky Mount and Petersburg (1-800-872-7245


Enterprise Rent-A-Car
201 Becker Drive, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870-3135 Phone: (252) 537-9901 (888-305-8051)

White Motors
175 Old Farm Road Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 Phone: (252) 537-6136

Medical & Emergency Facilities

ECU Health North Hospital (EHNH) is a ECU Health hospital connecting patients and communities to broader health care options. EHNH is located in Roanoke Rapids with 204 beds and over 1,000 medical professionals. EHNH offers comprehensive medical and surgical services and state-of-the-art facilities. EHNH’s staff of 60 physicians represents most medical specialties. Other specialized treatment options are available through EHNH’s affiliations with East Carolina Medical Center, WakeMed, UNC Hospitals, and Duke Medical Center.

Address: 250 Smith Church Road, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 Phone: (252) 535-8011


In addition to the services in the main hospital, ECU Health North Hospital offers several healthcare services in the Roanoke Valley.

ECU Health Urgent Care – Specializing in urgent care and occupational healthcare,

ECU Health Urgent Care provides drug and breath alcohol testing, physicals, vaccinations, TB screening, hearing testing, pulmonary function evaluations, respirator fitting and workers compensation injury treatment. ECU Health Urgent Care offers customized services and physicals to meet the needs of most companies.

Address: 210 Smith Church Road, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 Phone: (252) 535-8463


ECU Health Family Medicine – Family medical clinic providing health services including health care, immunizations, chronic care, laboratory testing and women’s health. ECU Health Family Medicine also offers allergy testing and shots, education and treatment for diabetes, high cholesterol, and high blood pressure.

Address: 1385 Medical Center Drive, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 Phone: (252) 537-9176


Rural Health Group – Rural Health Group provides quality primary care services without regard for a patient’s ability to pay and serves as a community resource for eliminating health disparities. They are a non-profit, federally qualified health center dedicated to serving everyone in the community with exceptional medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, health education, nutrition, WIC and case management services.

Address: 2066 Highway 125, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 Phone: (252) 536-5000 Website:

FastMed Urgent Care

1261 Julian Allsbrook Highway, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 Phone: (252) 537-5600

Med First Primary & Urgent Care of Roanoke Rapids

130 Cardinal Drive, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 Phone: (252) 308-0686

Halifax County Health Department – Halifax County provides public health services to citizens of Halifax County.  Services include disease prevention and control, health maintenance and enhancement, and health education. List of services:  immunizations, animal control, and home health.

Hours are 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM, M-F

19 N Dobbs St, Halifax, NC 27839  
Phone: (252) 583-5021



1124 E. 10th St.
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
107 Smith Church Rd.
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
Drugco Express
1096 E. 10th St.
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
405 Becker Drive
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
101 Smith Church Rd.
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
251 Premier Blvd.
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
132 Whitfield St.
Enfield, NC 27823
Futrell Pharmacy
123 E. South Main St.
Littleton, NC 27850
McDowell’s Pharmacy
1004 Main St.
Scotland Neck, NC 27874

Utilities / Public Services

In Halifax County, you’ll find a number of companies and organizations to meet the utility needs of our residents. Based on where you live in Halifax County, the providers below can provide information and assistance you will need.


Dominion Energy

Roanoke Electric Membership Corporation

Duke Energy
800-452-2777 (Home)
866-582-6345 (Business)

Halifax Electric Membership Corporation

Town of Weldon

Town of Littleton

Town of Scotland Neck

Town of Enfield

Town of Hobgood

Town of Halifax


Piedmont Natural Gas
Call Before You Dig 811


Roanoke Rapids Sanitary District

Halifax County Public Utilities


Halifax County Public Utilities

For service within a specific municipality, contact the Town office provided above.

Emergency Services

IN CASE OF EMERGENCYDIAL 911 from any location for Fire, Police, Ambulance and Rescue Services
Halifax County Sheriff’s Department252-583-8521
Roanoke Rapids Police Department252-533-2810
Enfield Police Department252-445-5122
Littleton Police Department252-586-3413
Hobgood Police Department252-826-5911
Weldon Police Department252-536-3136
Scotland Neck Police Department252-826-4112
Halifax County Emergency Management Services252-583-2031
NC Highway Patrol800-441-6127
Poison Control Center800-222-1222
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)704-377-9200
North Carolina Department of Justice919-716-6400
Roanoke Valley Rescue Squad252-537-7181
Fire Departments (Non-Emergency)
Roanoke Rapids Fire Department252-533-2880
Weldon Fire Department252-536-4655
Scotland Neck Fire Department252-826-3406
Littleton Fire Department252-586-4513
Halifax Fire Department252-583-6111
Enfield Fire Department252-445-4161
Brinkleyville Fire Department252-586-2944
Darlington Fire Department252-583-3161
Davie Fire Department252-537-4816
Hobgood Fire Department252-826-5601
Rheasville Fire Department252-537-9151
Tillery Fire Department252-826-2434

Real Estate

Heaton Real Estate
203 Hatteras Drive Roanoke Rapids
(252) 537-9873

Meleco, Inc.
937 Carolina Avenue Roanoke Rapids
(252) 537-1561

Reinco Corp.
520 East 12th Street Roanoke Rapids
(252) 537-3659

ReMax on the Lake
2105 Eaton Ferry Road Littleton
(252) 586-7749

Waterfront Properties Lake Gaston
1698 Eaton Ferry Road Littleton
(252) 586-7600

Point Realty Group
2357 Eaton Ferry Road Littleton
(252) 586-1150

Story Properties
1245 NC Hwy 903 Littleton
(252) 586-0888

Lots of Charm
1924 Willow Street Roanoke Rapids
(252) 541-3707

Strickland Associates
951 Park Avenue Roanoke Rapids
(252) 537-6081

Wilkie Real Estate
712 Roanoke Avenue Roanoke Rapids
(252) 537-9012

Sunset Realty Lake Gaston
108 Elams Road Littleton
(252) 586-7788

Thorpe Insurance & Realty
600 Roanoke Avenue Roanoke Rapids
(252) 535-1743

Coldwell Banker Advantage
2391 Eaton Ferry Road Littleton
(252) 586-2470

Watson Timber Company
9925 Hwy 158 Littleton
(252) 586-7918

River Pointe Properties
411B Becker Drive Roanoke Rapids
(252) 535-4663

South Shore Realty
1876 Eaton Ferry Road Littleton
(252) 586-3048

Preferred Properties
106 W. North Main Street Littleton
(252) 586-8400

Gaston Pointe Properties
1835 Eaton Ferry Road Littleton
(252) 586-3700

Lake Country Realty
1507 NC Hwy 903 Littleton
(252) 586-5542

Dickens Associates
1699 Hwy. 158 Roanoke Rapids
(252) 537-0955

River Towne Manor
200 W. Becker Drive Roanoke Rapids
(252) 410-0133

Rental Property

Barton Apartments (Senior)100 Wister CourtRoanoke Rapids(252) 519-1099
Bayberry (Assisted Living)111 Wicker CourtRoanoke Rapids(252) 537-2995
Becker Farms Apartments412 Quail Court RoadRoanoke Rapids(252) 537-8415
Becker Manor Apartments520 Becker DriveRoanoke Rapids(252) 535-3750
Beckwood Apts/Clearfield Apts.300 Clearfield DriveRoanoke Rapids(252) 535-1131
British Woods Apts. (Elderly)801 East Littleton RoadRoanoke Rapids(252) 535-9002
Carriage Hills Apartments325 Henry StreetRoanoke Rapids(252) 537-2950
Colonywoods Apartments (Elderly)901 East Littleton RoadRoanoke Rapids(252) 308-0551
Chapel Ridge Manor (Elderly)264 Jesslyn’s Drive #100Roanoke Rapids(252) 308-1730
Enfield Pointe Apartments191 Daniels Bridge RoadEnfield(252)388-9026
F & F Rentals258 Roanoke AvenueRoanoke Rapids(252) 537-8863
Fair Meadows (elderly)100 Caroline Street #125Roanoke Rapids(252) 535-3421
Fairfield Apartments100 Hwy. 125Roanoke Rapids(252) 535-3421
Georgetown   Apartments (Reinco)520 E 12th StreetRoanoke Rapids(252) 537-3659
Heaton Real Estate203 Hatteras DriveRoanoke Rapids(252) 537-9873
Laurel Glen Apartments (Elderly)115 Clearfield DriveRoanoke Rapids(252) 537-8100
Mosby Forest Apartments134 Mosby Forest LaneLittleton(252-586-4405
NC-Rents, LLC  www.27870.com505 Julian Allsbrook Hwy.Roanoke Rapids(252) 535-5700
Old Farm Apartments115 Clearfield DriveRoanoke Rapids(252) 537-8100
Olde Town Village (Elderly)65 Olde Town DriveRoanoke Rapids(252) 535-4555
Quankey Hill Apartments161 E Pittsylvania StreetHalifax(252) 583-2209
Riverpointe Properties302 Becker DriveRoanoke Rapids(252) 535-4663
Roanoke Rapids Housing Authorities200 Creekside CourtRoanoke Rapids(252) 537-0552
Roanoke Valley Rentals460 Old Farm RoadRoanoke Rapids(252) 535-5358
Somerset Apartments (Reinco)520 E 12th StreetRoanoke Rapids(252) 537-3659
Strickland Associates, Inc.915 Park AvenueRoanoke Rapids(252) 537-6081
Weldon Downtown218 Washington AvenueWeldon(252) 538-4110
Wilkie Real Estate712 Roanoke AvenueRoanoke Rapids(252) 537-9012
Windchase Apartments701 East Littleton RoadRoanoke Rapids(252) 537-1045
Woodbury Apartments1104 Georgia AvenueRoanoke Rapids(252) 537-8877

Public Libraries

The Halifax County Library System offers public libraries in Halifax, Scotland Neck, Enfield, Littleton, and Weldon in addition to the Roanoke Rapids Public Library.

Roanoke Rapids Public Library
319 Roanoke Avenue, Roanoke Rapids
Weldon Memorial Library
6 West 1st Street, Weldon
Halifax County Public Library
33 South Granville Street, Halifax
Scotland Neck Memorial Library
1600 Main Street, Scotland Neck
W. C. Jones, Jr. Memorial Library
114 East South Main Street, Littleton
Lilly Pike Sullivan Library
103 South Railroad Street, Enfield

Solid Waste / Porta-Johns

GFL Weldon Transfer Station
2211 Highway 301 N Halifax, NC 27839
(252) 536-2011
A & E Portable Restrooms
1717 Lebanon Church Rd, Garysburg, NC 27831
(252) 537-2338

Solid Waste Convenience Centers

9056 Hwy 158
Littleton, NC 27850
(252) 586-7484
775 White Swan Road
Enfield, NC 27823
(252) 445-1349
85 Airbase Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
(252) 308-1785
1722 Old 125
Enfield, NC 27823
(252) 445-4073
191 Rhea-Smith Road
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
(252) 308-1790
Mary Chapel Church
6655 Mary Chapel Church
Scotland Neck, NC 27874
(252) 826-2219
1130 Ita Road
Hollister, NC 27844
(252) 586-7490
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