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Chowan County, North Carolina VA Home Loan Information

chowanThe 2021 $0 down, VA home loan limit for Chowan County is $548,250.

For a true view of the beauty and history that North Carolina is known for, come to Chowan County. Created sometime between 1668 and 1671, Chowan County is one of the oldest counties in North Carolina. The county was named after the Chowan Native American Tribe. For a place with that hometown feel and all the art and culture of a large city, you have to visit Chowan County. There are several recreational areas, historical sites, and attractions located all around the county. There also many great places to eat, shop, and stay in Chowan County. The total population of the county is 14,572, including a veteran population of 1,221.

The many waterways of Chowan County make it an excellent location for boating, fishing, swimming, and more. The Albemarle Region Canoe Trails offer year-round tours of the beautiful rivers. Along these rivers, you are offered a view of the beautiful North Carolina Landscape. The Edenton National Fish Hatchery is a paradise for fishers. The hatchery is open year-round, seven days a week. Other bodies of water in Chowan County that can be enjoyed are Dillard’s Millpond and the Paddling Trails.

Hiking is a very popular activity in Chowan County thanks to the many beautiful nature trails. If you are a fan of bird watching, there are many birding trails. Some of the species that can be seen along these trails include blue heron, bald eagle, wading birds, and many more! These trails are great, not only for hiking, but also for horseback riding and mountain biking. There are trails for all different skill sets in Chowan County. Cannon’s Ferry River Walk is a great place for a relaxing walk and to take in excellent views.

Chowan County is one of the most historically rich counties in North Carolina. Several Civil War battles were fought in Chowan County. The sites of the Battle on the Chowan River and the Battle of the Albemarle Sound can both be found in Chowan County. The 1886 Roanoke River Lighthouse offers tours throughout the year. Visitors are offered the chance to see a structure that has been standing for over a century. Other historical locations in Chowan County include the Cupola House, Chowan County Courthouse, and Maritime Underground Railroad.

The Chowan Arts Council is an excellent resource for artists. The Art Council hosts many art events throughout the year and offers classes to those looking to improve their skills. Come by the Chowan Gallery Shop to pick up a beautiful piece of art from one of the talented local artists. The Rocky Hock Playhouse is the best place in Chowan County to catch a play.

The Chowan County Veterans Services Office is an excellent resource for veterans living in the county. Disability compensation, employment assistance, and property tax exemption eligibility are just a few of the many benefits offered to veterans living in North Carolina. The median household income in the county is $34,420, and the median housing cost is $129,100.

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Chowan County Property Search

Edenton, Rockyhock, Selwin, Sign Pine, Tyner

27980, 27919, 27985, 27946, 27944, 27932, 27909

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Chowan County Condo Search

There are not currently any VA-approved condos located in Chowan County. For information on obtaining condo approval, click here.

VFW Post

Post 4023 Bosie Bateman Post
111 Logan Ave.
Plymouth, NC 27962
United States
Phone: (252) 217-0157

Meeting Location & Time
102 Old Roper Rd
Plymouth, NC 27962-2212
United States
7:30 PM 4th Thursday

Quartermaster: Michael Sawyer
Edwin Long

Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Chowan County

  • Single Family: $400
  • 2-4 Units: $550
  • Condo: $450
  • Partial Releases: $450
  • Repair/Completion Certificates: $100


  1. North Carolina VA Loan Information: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/north-carolina-maximum-military-mortgage-home-loan-amount-limits/
  2. VA Loan Information by State: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/va-loan-limit-maximum-va-loan-amount/