Eastern District of North Carolina
Area of Service
Service offices are based on the organizational structure of the Federal
District Court system. North Carolina is divided into three
judicial districts that are referred to as the Eastern, Middle and
Western Districts of North Carolina.
Eastern District of North Carolina:
District comprises the counties of Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen,
Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland,
Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Franklin, Gates, Granville,
Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir,
Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank,
Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Tyrrell, Vance, Wake,
Warren, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson and that portion of Durham
County encompassing the Federal Correctional Institution, Butner,
Court for the
Eastern District is held in Elizabeth City, Fayetteville,
Greenville, New Bern, Raleigh, Wilmington, and Wilson.
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Middle District of North Carolina:
The Middle District
comprises the counties of Alamance, Cabarrus, Caswell, Chatham,
Davidson, Davie, Durham (excluding that portion of Durham County
encompassing the Federal Correctional Institution, Butner, North
Carolina), Forsythe, Guilford, Hoke, Lee, Montgomery, Moore, Orange,
Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Scotland, Stanly, Stokes,
Surry, and Yadkin.
Court for the Middle
District is held in Durham, Greensboro, and Winston-Salem.
Western District of North Carolina:
District comprises the counties of Alexander, Alleghany, Anson,
Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba, Cherokee, Clay,
Cleveland, Gaston, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Iredell, Jackson,
Lincoln, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mecklenburg, Mitchell, Polk,
Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, Union, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey.
Court for the
Western District is held in Asheville, Bryson City, Charlotte,
Shelby, and Statesville.
organizational structure of the district can be found in the
States Code Title 28, Part I, Chapter 5, Section 113.