Laurinburg & Scotland County

Laurinburg & Scotland County


Welcome to Laurinburg, Scotland County. In Scottish Gaelic they say, “Failte” (fall-cha). It means, “Welcome.” It also stands for why Laurinburg, Scotland County, is an ideal place to retire — F.A.I.L.T.E.

FFitness, Healthcare, and Well-being. Highlighted by the Scotland Health Care System, an affiliate of Carolinas Health Care System, and our proximity to the Fayetteville VA Medical Center.

AActivities. Take advantage of the beautiful outdoors. The Scotland County bicycle route is a 147-mile system that uses lightly traveled, paved roads to link points of interest. If you would rather be on the water, the Lumber River has been voted one of North Carolina’s Ten Natural Wonders. Like our more famous neighbor to the immediate north, Scotland County offers the very best in Carolina golf. And at the end of the day, relax at Cypress Bend Vineyards. Yes, wine drinking may be considered an “activity.”

IInvolvement. Laurinburg, Scotland County, offers great opportunities to get involved in local organizations and events, many of which are tied to our cultures and take advantage of our beautiful year-round weather.

LLocation. Laurinburg is located along Highway 74, midway between Charlotte and Wilmington, and 90 minutes from each. We are also only 90 minutes from Raleigh. Since we are located on the southern border of the state, our residents have easy access to the beaches and Lowcountry of South Carolina. For longer trips our location provides a quick connection to I-95.

TTarget. Laurinburg, Scotland County, is a community-based movement to help drive economic development and assure a prosperous tomorrow.

EEnhancement. From St. Andrews University to Richmond Community College. Laurinburg teams with higher education to provide continuing education and cultural opportunities.

Our message is “Failte.” Come be part of our community. Get out and about. Explore. Meet our people. Visit unique places and sites. And see how life happens in Laurinburg, Scotland County.

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Latitude: 34° 46' 26.5758" / Longitude: -79° 27' 46.1694"

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