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Utilities

Currituck County may enjoy rural character and charm, but when it comes to utilities, we have you covered with electricity, natural gas, high-speed internet, and county water & sewer.

ELECTRICITY

The vast majority of Currituck is within the service area of Dominion Energy. 

NATURAL GAS

Piedmont Natural Gas is a North Carolina distribution company that provides natural gas service to over 1 million customers throughout North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.

BROADBAND

Residents of Currituck County have plenty of choices when it comes to quality broadband providers.

WATER

The Currituck County mainland water system services approximately 6,000 active accounts. The water plant treatment capacity is 2.9 million gallons per day, with a storage capacity of 1.9 million gallons. 

Electricity

Dominion NC Power

The vast majority of Currituck is within the service area of Dominion Energy. Dominion and its operating companies are committed to working within communities to improve the amenities that make a place livable while helping to create an environment for new business development.

Albemarle Electric Membership Corporation

A small portion of the mainland is within the service area of Albemarle Electric Membership Corporation, a rural cooperative. Working with county Albemarle EMC provides a wide array of support for businesses seeking to start, expand, or relocate within its service area.

Natural Gas

Piedmont Natural Gas

Piedmont Natural Gas is North Carolina distribution company that provides natural gas service to over 1 million customers throughout North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. Piedmont owns the transmission and distribution pipeline system throughout Currituck County and operates as a public utility regulated by the N.C. Utilities Commission.

In Currituck County, natural gas lines are located along all of our major transportation corridors:

  • From Moyock to Point Harbor along the NC 168 / US 158 Caratoke Highway
  • Along NC 34 / Shawboro Roard from the Camden County line to NC 168 in Sligo
  • Along US 158 on the Currituck / Camden County line to the 168/158 interchange in Barco

Piedmont engineers are ready and willing to work with homeowners and businesses alike to determine feasibility for new connections and service.

Broadband

 

CenturyLink

CenturyLink has approximately 19,000 employees and operates in 18 states. For consumers, CenturyLink offers an innovative portfolio of services that includes reliable local and long distance home phone service, high-speed Internet, wireless, and satellite TV from DISH Network® – all on one monthly bill. For businesses, CenturyLink has a comprehensive range of flexible and integrated services designed to help businesses of all sizes be more productive and communicate with their customers.

Mediacom

Mediacom provides service in 22 states with 4,700 employees, mostly in smaller cities and rural areas in the Midwest and Southeast.  Locally, Mediacom offers internet, telephone and television services to Currituck residents.

Frontier Communications

Frontier Communications Corporation is a provider of data, video and voice services in 29 states.  Locally, Frontier offers phone, cable and internet service to residential and commercial customers.

HughesNet

HughesNet is a provider of satellite internet service, available throughout Currituck County. 

DirectTV

DIRECTV packages offer a variety of entertainment, from sports to movies to the most popular channels. Click on the link to learn more about DIRECTV packages.

Eastern Shore Communications of North Carolina

Provider of high-speed internet, wireless networking, digital telephone, high-definition TV, IT support and more.

Water

 

The Currituck County mainland water system services approximately 6,000 active accounts. The water plant treatment capacity is 2.9 million gallons per day, with a storage capacity of 1.9 million gallons. There are five elevated storage tanks: Moyock (100,000 gallons), High Cotton (500,000) Currituck (300,000 gallons), Grandy (100,000 gallons), and Currituck Industrial Park (300,000).

In the Currituck Outer Banks community of Corolla, the County provides water service through the Southern Outer Banks water system.

Currituck County Water Department