North Carolina is located in the south-eastern part of the United States of America and falls into the top 10 most populated states in the country (ninth). North Carolina is alongside Georgia, Tennessee, Virginia and South Carolina. The state can be broken down into 100 different counties, while the largest city in North Carolina is Charlotte. With the Atlantic Ocean to the west, it boasts some amazing coastal towns and a humid, sub-tropical climate.
- Co-ordinates: 35.5000° N, 80.0000° W
- Capital: Raleigh
- Population: 9.9 Million
- Major Cities: Charlotte, Raleigh, Asheville
- Main Attractions: Outer Banks, Great Smoky Mountains, Wright Brothers National Memorial