Alamance County Newcomer's Guide

Our Newcomer’s Guide has everything you need to know from local schools, gas/electric companies, and area history/culture! Alamance County is the perfect locale for commuters with easy access to I-85/40 into Raleigh or Greensboro. Our quiet community gives a great small town feel with all the great amenities of a big city! Check out our Guide for more information, or better yet, pay us a visit!

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NC Department Secretary of State  Website

The State of North Carolina provides quick links and helpful information for folks interested in starting a business in the state.

Alamance Chamber of Commerce   Website   

The Alamance Chamber works hard to enhance the welfare of Alamance County business as well as promote and stimulate economic vitality for our members and the community. With a variety of business programs and networking opportunities.

City of Burlington   Website   

The City of Burlington provides a variety of services to residents within city limits. Information about billing, city council, and a variety of other topics can be found at their website.

United Way   Website   

With a variety of service areas, United Specializes in fundraising and nonprofit support. Information regarding volunteer opportunities, giving campaigns, and key local nonprofits is listed on their website.

Alamance County Schools   Website   

For information regarding the local school system, please refer to the Alamance/ Burlington school system website.

Burlington Parks and Recreation   Website   

The coordinator for key Burlington events, the City's Department of Recreation and Parks B-Town Events division organizes some of your favorite activities, including 4th Fridays, the Halloween Spooktacular, St. Paddy's Day Parade, and holiday parades.

Alamance County   Website   

The Alamance County government website features information regarding the county library, legal system, Sheriff’s office, and others. The county courthouse can be found in Graham at 124. W. Elm St. Graham, NC 27253.

Alamance Convention and Visitors Bureau   Website   

Planning a trip to Alamance County? Be sure to stop by the Convention and Visitors bureau to learn about area events, attractions, shopping, and lodging opportunities. Create an itinerary and learn more about the area at their website.

Link Transit   Website   

Interested in the local bus system? Routes, fares, and other key information is on their website, along with live bus tracking information.

Impact Alamance   Website   

A key resource for the community, Impact Alamance funds initiatives that promote healthier, smarter, and stronger citizens. For information regarding nonprofit support, giving opportunities, and their current action plan.

Women's Resource Center   Website   

Providing a range of services for women in Alamance county, the WRC helps to empower women to enrich their lives.

Elon Downtown Center for Community Engagement   Website   

Coordinating the involvement of Elon University with downtown Burlington, the downtown center provides space for meetings and serves as a hub for service learning.