Washington County
Administrative Building
116 Adams St.
PO Box 1007
Plymouth, NC 27962
Phone: 252-793-5823
Fax: 252-793-1183
Email: jbennett@washconc.org

Welcome to Washington County, NC.
Located in northeastern North Carolina, 120 miles east of Raleigh and 80 miles west of Nags Head and the Outer Banks.

Hyper-Reach is a system the County uses to be able to contact the citizens in case of an emergency. If you would like to be on the contact list, please call this number 252-484-3277 to have your phone number (either house or cell or both!) or by texting “alerts” to 252-484-3277.

Sign-ups for Washington County 101: A Citizen's Academy have officially begun. This is an opportunity for Washington County citizen's to learn more about our local government as well as a chance to interact with our departments. For more information: please call (252)793-5823 or stop by the County Manager's Office and ask for Renee. Get involved and learn about your local government!

To sign-up digitally please CLICK HERE:
December 01, 2021
Statewide Ban Prohibiting Open Burning

November 29, 2021
2022 Official Primary Election Notice on 03-08-2022

November 10, 2021
Washington County Schools Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for Professional Design Services Districtwide Facility Study

November 02, 2021
County to Sell Real Property at Public Auction
WHEREAS, G.S. 160A-270 authorizes the Board of County Commissioners of Washington County to sell real property at public auction, including electronic public auction, upon adoption of a resolution authorizing the appropriate official to dispose of the property at public auction subject to the Board’s acceptance of the highest bid;

Washington County Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution at their regularly scheduled meeting held on Monday, November 1, 2021 declaring a property as Real Property surplus and authorized for the property to be sold by electronic public auction. The county will be using GovDeals, an on-line auction service provider, for the disposal of this property. Any and all sales are subject to final approval by the Board and unless otherwise expressly stated shall contain no warranties or representations with respect to the current conditions or future potential use of any property for any specific purposes whatsoever. Therefore all parties are advised to consult legal counsel and conduct their own due diligence prior to making any and all bids for or closing on the purchase of any advertised surplus property. From December 3-28, 2021, Washington County will surplus Real Property at 758 Spruill Bridge Road, Creswell and 111. E Main Street, Plymouth via GovDeals. Registration is required for bidding.

Release Contact:
Elizabeth Renee Collier
Administrative Assistant

November 02, 2021
Official 2021 Municipal Election Notice
This is an official notice of an election to be conducted in WASHINGTON County on 11/02/2021. This notice contains a list of all of the ballot measures and federal, State, and local offices this county expects, as of this date, to be on the ballot on the date of the election.   See Attachment

November 01, 2021
County to Donate a Van to Roanoke Development Center
Washington County will be donating a surplus 1998 Ford E150 Van to the Roanoke Developmental Center at the November 1, 2021 Board of Commissioners meeting pursuant to N.C.G.S. 160A-280.  


DSS Fax Number 252-793-3195
For documents (confidential or otherwise) needing to be faxed to DSS, please use the fax number of (252)793-3195
BCCC’s Washington County locations open for classes
Washington, N.C. — Beaufort County Community College is now providing College and Career Readiness (CCR) classes at Plymouth High School and the BCCC Washington County Center in Roper, formerly Windows on the World. Click here for more info...
Fair Housing Practices in the County of Washington
As part of its continuing effort to provide fair housing opportunities for its citizens, Washington County is releasing this public information notice that was published for the NC Human Relations Commission entitled “Fair Housing is the Law in North Carolina”. Download Fair Housing Document Here
View your property tax records online!
Washington County residents now have the convenience of viewing property tax records online here!
Now you can pay your taxes online!
Pay your county taxes online at this secure link!
Now you can pay your water bill on-line!
Pay your county water bill online at at this secure link.
Apply for Handgun Permits
Click Here
Apply for Concealed Handgun Permit
Click Here
MyDMV Portal - An exciting new way to check the amount of taxes paid on registered motor vehicles!
Need to know what you paid last year? No need to call the tax office, use the link to access your own records.

NC Driver’s License or NC Identification Card Number
The Last 4 Digits of your Social Security Number, I-94 (Arrival/Departure US Customs Form) or Alien Registration Number
Your Birthdate

Once you are logged in, you will see “Correspondence” on the right Under “Correspondence” you will be able to select the year for Vehicle Property Tax Fee Select the year desired and all vehicles paid for in that year will pop up
Click here for Portal
Go Wild (Tourism)
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