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Rockingham County

Welcome to Rockingham County

Referred to as the "North Star of North Carolina," Rockingham County offers an exciting lifestyle built upon a peaceful landscape. With its location in the Blue Ridge Mountain foothills, this community corners the market on exciting outdoor activities and adventures. From hiking to kayaking, zip-lining, and more, there are plenty of options for the avid outdoors enthusiast in Rockingham County. Home to charming communities like the City of Eden, City of Reidsville, and Town of Mayodan, Rockingham County has a little something for every buyer.

Use this page to discover more about buying a property in and living in Rockingham County! Have a specific question about buying a property in Rockingham County? Please don't hesitate to give us a call.

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Why Do Residents Choose Rockingham County?


Parks & Recreation

Looking for abundant outdoor adventure? You just found it! Do you prefer kayaking on the river or swimming in the lake? Hiking along the foothills or bird-watching in the park? Maybe you're excited to golf the day away, or you'd prefer a book and a mature Oak tree for a day of relaxation. Whatever your outdoor passions are, Rockingham County has an outlet for them. Here, you'll find four different rivers (the Dan, the Haw, the Mayo, and the Smith) for all your kayaking, canoeing, and tubing fun. Head over to Lake Reidsville, Belews Lake, or Lake Hunt for a day of fishing, water sports, and more! 

Golf the day away at one of the area's many championship golf courses, like the Dan Valley Golf Club, Deep Springs Country Club, or Greensboro National Golf Club. There's a lot to do and explore when you live in Rockingham County!

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Get ready to discover a treasure trove of unique Rockingham County attractions. Home to one of the last drive-in movie theaters in the state, the Eden Drive-In, Rockingham County is a wonderful place to visit or call home for so many reasons. In addition to the drive in, you'll find a number of movie theaters, roller skating rinks, and bowling alleys throughout Rockingham County. Each community features a bustling Downtown District, brimming with specialty shopping options and vintage attractions throughout. Looking for something with a little more adrenaline? Try out Zip Lining at Graystone Farm in Reidsville!

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Public Schools

Moving to the greater Rockingham County area with children? Take a few minutes to explore the local public school district, Rockingham County Schools, to see everything it has to offer students and learners across the county area. This district operates 15 elementary schools, four middle schools, four high schools, one early college, and one alternative school. Throughout its schools, this district is known for its compassionate and highly trained teachers, smaller classroom sizes, and innovative learning curriculums.

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Convenient Location

Planning a weekend getaway or a week-long vacation? It's never been easier to travel to neighboring regions, or even states, than when you live in Central North Carolina. Rockingham County borders Virginia, making it simply to drive on over for a visit to Lynchburg, Roanoke, or even Busch Gardens in Williamsburg! Additionally, Rockingham County is a little over two hours to the mountain region of North Carolina, and a little over three-and-a-half hours to the Coastal Region, and the beaches of Wilmington and Carolina. Living in North Carolina truly means having the best of both worlds.

Rockingham County at a Glance

Travel & Commute

Winston-Salem, NC: 51 mins (39.8 miles)
Mocksville, NC: 1 hr 14 mins (65.9 miles)
Piedmont Triad Airport: 33 minutes (32.2 miles)

Quick Facts

Population: 90,949
Average Home Price: $109,600

Rockingham County Property Buying Resources

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