Belhaven Fast Facts
Population -- 2,246 est.
Location -- Far Eastern Beaufort County
Four Schools -- Beaufort County Elementary, Belhaven Elementary, Pungo Christian Academy, Terra Ceia Christian School
Along with Pantego and Bath, called the "Five F Trade Center of Northeastern Beaufort County" (Farming, Fishing, Forestry, Phosphate, Fun)
City Taxes -- $.54 per $100 valuation
Co-location of Pamlico Ferry
1 Hospital -- Pungo District Hospital
Carolina Telephone Exchanges "943, 944"
Feel free to visit the Belhaven Memorial Museum Online by clicking here.
You may also visit the Belhaven Community Chamber of Commerce by clicking here.
More Info on the Belhaven Memorial
The Belhaven Memorial Museum is located in the Belhaven City Hall, which has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Museum began as a private collection by Mrs. Eva Blount Way around the turn of the century. What began as a collection of buttons, grew to include dressed fleas, old coins, shells, early American kitchenware, coffee mills, furniture, old farming tools, Civil War guns, World War I helmets, boots, etc. It's like browsing in grandmother's attic. Open daily except Wednesday, from 1:00 to 5:00 PM, and other times by appointment. Call 919-943-2242, 943-3055 or 943-6817. Closed on major holidays. (Tri-County Telephone)
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