Pride in a job well done runs deep in Scotland Neck. Long before industry came to the area, it was known as the largest cotton producer in the country. To service these producers, the Scotland Neck Cotton Mill was built in 1890, one of the first in the South. Dedicated to attracting and keeping business and industry, Scotland Neck has improved and upgraded its infrastructure through the years. Today the Town of Scotland Neck is one of North Carolina's Electric Power Communities, making it a one-stop shop for land, water, electric and sewer with one-on-one attention to your company and its needs.
Served by U.S. Highway 258 and North Carolina Highway 125, Scotland Neck is only 30 minutes from I-95. Also, a number of Motor Freight Carriers are available in the area. Air transportation is 30 minutes away at Rocky Mount/Wilson Airport with a runway for commercial jets. Additionally, Scotland Neck is approximately 2 hours from the Raleigh-Durham International Airport.
With these benefits and more, Scotland Neck is already home to successful companies that enjoy doing business here.
- Edwards Cotton Company - Largest cotton company in the East
- Josey Lumber Company - Lumber
- Scotland Neck Heart Pine, Inc.- Heart Pine
- Wiggins Design & Fabrication, Inc. - Steel Fabrication
- The Wood Barn, Inc. - Woodworking
- AirBoss of America Corp. - Rubber Compounding