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Water, Sewer, & Sanitation

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

  • Water Rates

    In Town: Base Charge is $9.08, with additional charge of $3.98 per 1,000 gallons. 

    Out-of-Town: Base Charge is #13.61, with an additional charge of $5.79 per 1,000 gallons. 

    Sewer Rates (based on water consumption)

    In Town: Minimum Charge is $4.59, with an additional charge of $3.88 per 1,000 gallons.

    Out-of-Town: Minimum Charge is $6.89, with an additional charge of $5.81 per 1,000 gallons. 

Electricity 

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.

Telecommunications

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

Cable

Spectrum 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

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.

  1. Jody Hayes

    Utility Billing/Collections
    Phone: 336-667-7129, ext. 3006