Water & Sewer

If you need to make a payment to your utility bill, we have several options for you to choose from:
-  You may use our “Drop Box” located at the front entrance to the Edgecombe County Administration Building
-  You may pay online through our website, which can be accessed here on
our website
-  You may pay by phone, by dialing 1(800) 487-4567
-  You may pay by mail

If you have any other questions, please contact us at (252) 823-3042. If we do not answer, please leave a detailed message and we will return your call the same business day. 

The Edgecombe County Water Department's mission is to provide, operate and maintain a public water supply system with its customers' health, safety and well-being as its first priority.

Water and Sewer System Overview

Edgecombe County lies in the central portion of the Coastal Plain. Potable water to serve the county Water Districts is surface water taken from the Tar River, which is supplied through agreements with the City of Rocky Mount and the Town of Tarboro.

Contact Us

Paul Moseley
Utilities Director

201 St. Andrew Street,
Suite 149
Tarboro, NC 27886

Phone:  (252) 823-3042

AFTER HOURS - Emergencies Only
Edgecombe County Sheriff's Department:  (252) 641-7911

8am - 5pm