North Carolina is located in the Southeastern United States. The state borders South Carolina and Georgia to the south, Tennessee to the west and Virginia to the north. Its capital is Raleigh, and its largest city is Charlotte. In the past five decades, North Carolina's economy has undergone a transition from reliance upon tobacco and furniture to a more diversified economy with an emphasis on engineering, biotechnology, and finance.
North Carolina has a wide range of elevations, from sea level on the coast to 6,684 feet (2,037 m) at Mt. Mitchell, the highest point in the Eastern US. The coastal plains are strongly influenced by the Atlantic Ocean. Most of the state falls in the humid subtropical climate zone. More than 300 miles (500 km) from the coast, the western, mountainous part of the state has a subtropical highland climate.
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Reggie Bullock helps Tar Heels down rival NC State
photos from Mount Airy, North Carolina—Andy Griffith’s hometown and sometime inspiration for The Andy Griffith Show’s Mayberry
It’s still the most beautiful campus I have ever seen.
“In the heart of Carolina, neath its skies of blue
Stands our noble alma mater, glorious to view.”
Max Patch 2/9/2013