Reader and community maintained information and discussions centered on the Carteret County down east community of Stacy NC. Readers and contributors of this article are encouraged to use the comments form at the bottom to have ongoing discussions centered around this unincorporated town and to share this page on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter so others can learn more about this small town community when traveling or vacationing.
Information and data we hope to receive and to learn about in Stacy NC can relate to travel information on RV parks and campgrounds, motels and hotels, and other lodging based data. Additionally, we’re interested in recreational activities centered around boating, sailing, kayaking, fishing, and canoeing. And, we want to know about historical landmarks, the history of boat building, flooding mitigation efforts, nearby towns, and the application of government in this local area of Carteret County.
Town News And Updates
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Town Data And Demographics
This community is primarily a residential area with no known businesses with Davis and Sea Level being the closest two towns. Highway 70 is the main road for travel and this town sits close to Nelson Bay.
For residents of this down east town, commercial fishing and the harvesting of shellfish such as clams, oysters, and shrimp has a time honored tradition. The culture of this community is built around family values, living off the land, hunting, and fishing.
Because the town is classified as unincorporated, there is no central government or elected mayor and commissioners. All area laws, regulations, planning, and role of government comes under the authority of the Carteret County commissioners. This town has no police force, so law enforcement is handled by state police and sheriff’s department. All rescue, EMS, and fire services are answered by local volunteer groups.
Stacy NC is roughly 1.67 square miles in area, is located in the 252 area code, and has a zip code of 28581.
Nelson Bay and it’s accompanying creeks is the closest body of water.
The nearest town with considerable commercial business for shopping, gas, and supplies is Sea Level NC. The nearby town of Davis is the closest ferry to the core banks of Cape Lookout.
For travelers and vacationers of Carteret County staying in places like Beaufort, Atlantic Beach, and Morehead City who want to drive to Cedar Island to catch the ferry to Ocracoke Island, Stacy is one of the communities enroute to this destination.
Local Resident And Visitor Discussions
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Other information we want to receive questions and data about includes any local annual festivals and events, growth and development, news happening now, and driving time to places like Morehead City, Cedar Island, and Harkers Island.
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