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Water, Sewer, & Sanitation

Water, sewer, and sanitation services are provided by the Public Services Department.

  • Sanitation (Trash/Recycling/Yard Waste)
    • Phone: 336-667-3638, ext. 3302
  • Water and Sewer
    • Phone: 336-667-7129, ext. 3006


Electricity in North Wilkesboro is provided by Duke Energy. Duke Energy's utility rates are some of the lowest in the nation: 20 to 30% below the U.S. national average.

Contact Duke Energy at 800-769-3766, or visit the Duke Energy website.

Natural Gas

Natural Gas in North Wilkesboro is provided by Frontier Natural Gas.

Contact Frontier Natural Gas at 336-526-2690, or visit the Frontier Natural Gas Company website.


Local exchange and high speed internet carriers in North Wilkesboro include CenturyLink and Wilkes Telecommunications.

  • Contact CenturyLink at 800-366-8201
  • Contact Wilkes Telecommunications at 336-973-3103


Charter Communications and Wilkes Telecommunications offer North Wilkesboro residents TV, digital phone, and high speed internet.

  • Contact Charter Communications at 888-438-2427
  • Contact Wilkes Telecommunications at 336-973-3103
  • Contact DIRECTV at 1-866-810-7892 or visit the DIRECTV website

Realty Companies

Sherrill Faw Realty offers North Wilkesboro residents homes, apartments, and condos to rent and purchase.

Contact Sherrill Faw Realty at 336-903-0060 or visit the Sherrill Faw Realty website.

Civic Organizations

In North Wilkesboro there are numerous civic clubs, such as the Rotary Club, Kiwanis Club, and Lions Club.

Contact the Rotary Club at 336-838-8662

Fraternal Organizations

In North Wilkesboro there are several fraternal orders, such as the Benevolent Protective Order of the Elks Lodge Number 1846 and North Wilkesboro Masonic Lodge Number 407.

Taxes, Population Statistics & Water/Sewer Rates

For information on taxes, population, and water and sewer rates, see our Taxes, Population Statistics, and Water/Sewer Rates page.

Local Attractions

For information on local festivals, recreational opportunities and vineyards, view our Local Attractions page.