Frequently Asked Questions

Below is a list of the most frequently asked questions regarding relocation that we have received over the past year. Check back regularly, as we will update this list as we get more frequently asked questions (FAQs). 

Who are the largest employers in the county?

  • Scotland County Schools - Public Schools - 1300

  • Scotland Health Care Systems - Medical - 1059

  • Pilkington - Glass - 300

  • Sara Lee/Champion Products - Distribution - 275

  • Mohawk Products - Textiles - 325

  • Butler Manufacturing - Metal Buildings - 200

  • FCC (North Carolina) LLC - Automotive- 186

  • KORDSA USA - Textiles - 175

  • Railroad Friction - Rail Brake Shoes - 175

What is the unemployment rate?

The current unemployment rate for 2017 is 8.7% and can information about the rate can be obtained through the Laurinburg Exchange. 

What colleges/universities are in the area?

  • Richmond Community College

  • St. Andrews University

  • University of North Carolina - Pembroke

What is the current County Tax Rate?

Scotland County Tax Rate is $.99 per $100 evaluation.

Where can I find an apartment/home for rent?

Contact Laurinburg Association of Realtors for home rentals.www.usamls.net/laurinburg.

Partial Apartments Listing: 

  • Scottish Winds Apartments 910-266-9885 

  • Highland Apartments of Laurinburg 910-276-8467

  • Oban Woods Apartments 910-277-8450

  • Plaza Terrace Apartments 910-276-1103

  • Blue's Farm Estates 910-276-1103

  • Cedar Trace (55 & Older) 910-276-6002

  • Live Oakes Apartments (senior citizens) 910-276-5039

  • Fox Run Apartments 910-276-2700

  • Park Place 910-276-0000

  • Points South 910-276-6105

  • Spring Chase 910-276-5469

  • Willow Wood (Senior Citizens) 910-276-4731

Are there any senior living/retirement communities?

Scotia Village Presbyterian Retirement - 2200 Elm Avenue, Laurinburg, NC  28352 - 910-277-2000 - www.scotiavillage.org

What is the average home price?

What is available for childcare/daycare?

For a complete list of available child care opportunities please visit our Resource Directory at www.scotlandcountyonline.com.

What industries are in Scotland County?

  • Butler A Bluescope Steel Company

  • Carolina Container

  • Carolina Crating

  • Charles Craft, Inc.

  • Pfizer Global Manufacturing 

  • FCC North Carolina LLC

  • HanesBrand, Inc.

  • K-Line Equipment

  • KORDSA

  • Murphy Brown Laurinburg 

  • Nature's Earth Pellets

  • Pilkington

  • Railroad Friction Products

  • Scotland Manufacturing

  • Service Thread Manufacturing

  • Umicore Auto Catalyst Recycling

  • WePack Logistics

Business Hours

606 S. Atkinson Street
Laurinburg, NC 28352 
 
P: 910-276-7420
F: 910-277-8785
www.laurinburgchamber.com

Monday-Thursday 8:30am-5:00pm, 
Friday 8:30am - 4:00pm

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Quick Contacts 

Executive Director
Christopher English
 
Accounts/Services
Kaye Buie
 
Marketing Support Coordinator 
Hannah Wilson