Craven County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Bays 2
Beaches 1
Capes 12
Forests 1
Guts 2
Islands 3
Lakes 7
Streams 116
Swamps 7
Cultural Features
Airports 6
Bridges 3
Buildings 68
Canals 6
Cemeteries 9
Channels 1
Churches 83
Civil 17
Dams 1
Harbors 1
Hospitals 2
Locales 42
Mines 1
Parks 12
Post Offices 4
Reserves 2
Reservoirs 1
Schools 10
Towers 17
Trails 1
Historical Features
Civil 1
Hospitals 1
Locales 9
Populated Places 2
Post Offices 1
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: North Carolina's National Historic Landmarks