About Stanton Landing

The Crystal Coast of North Carolina offers so many exciting recreations, it's no wonder people travel from all over the country to enjoy what it has to offer. The Atlantic Ocean, Bogue Sound, and the Intracoastal Waterway provide tons of recreational activities like fishing, surfing, boating, swimming, and skiing. Vast wild life parks and refuges provide miles of unspoiled natural habitats to explore at leisure. Many Championship golf courses are scattered within a short drive and family attractions like the NC Maritime Museum, Fort Macon state Park, and The Pine Knoll Shores Aquarium are sure to be a hit with all ages as well as educational.

Economy
The Crystal Coast economy thrives from tourism, marine based industries, commercial fishing and recreational sport fishing. Havelock, NC in Craven County is home to Cherry Point Marine Corps Air Station. The Military and civilian employment associated with the base, constitutes the largest employment sector in Carteret County.
The Carteret County Economic Development Council

Schools
Carteret County schools are known for above average scores on the end of year exams and the SAT. The Carteret County schools reading scores for 2004-5 ranked 12th highest among the state's 115 school systems and SAT scores ranked 2nd among the 19 counties in the Southeast region of North Carolina.
Carteret County Public School System

Hospitals
Carteret General Hospital is the area closest hospital. Located in Morehead City, Carteret General Hospital offers a full range of acute care, diagnostic and outpatient services. Craven Regional Hospital is located near by in the town of New Bern.
Carteret General Hospital
Craven Regional Hospital

Weather
The Crystal Coast has a temperate climate. The weather is mostly sunny and nice during the spring and summer months. The first frost usually occurs sometime in late November. Winters are typical mild with lows dipping below freezing only about 30 days out of the year. Relative humidity is 75%.
National Weather Service Forecast

Media
The Carteret County News Times - Carteret County Newspaper
Havelock News - Havelock Newspaper
WCTI 12 - Local Television
FOX 8 - Local Television
Around Town Eastern NC - Eastern NC news portal
Jacksonville news - Jacksonville's on-line newspaper
The NC Waterman

Things to Do
There are so many things to do and see in Carteret County, people travel from all over the country to spend their vacations here. Festivals, golf, scuba diving, horse back riding, cruises, historical attractions, surfing, fishing, camping, shopping, and the list goes on and on. Please follow the link below, and visit the Crystal Coast Tourism Authority website were you will find one of the best sources of information available on this topic.
Crystal Coast Tourism Authority