In accordance with Executive Order 124 set forth by Governor Roy Cooper on March 31st, the following provisions apply to the Utility Customers of the Town of Candor: Click link for ENGLISH or SPANISH.

Town of Candor

214 S. Main Street

PO Box 220

Candor, NC 27229


T (910) 974-4221

F (910)974-4299



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Candor is located in CENTRAL North Carolina - The perfect position in which to relocate your business, home, or both!

The Town of Candor was incorporated in 1891 and is a community with deep roots. We are a vital part of the economy of Montgomery County, NC. Our pride rests in the ingenuity of our people and the strides we have made in agriculture and industry - specifically Peaches, Railway & Manufacturing. We are known throughout the state as the "Peach Capital of North Carolina", and this is a title we honor annually with the exciting N.C. Peach Festival. Please feel free to navigate through our website and learn more about us...and Welcome to Candor, NC!

Aberdeen & West End Railroad - Candor Depot (Early 20th Century)


Begining today (3/17/2020) - TBD


Attention Candor Residents: Effective 5:00pm Tuesday, March 17, 2020 and until further notice, Town Hall in Candor is now closed to the public in response to COVID-19.

Town Staff will continue to provide essential services during this time. We encourage others to practice social distancing recommendations provided by our State and Federal Government Agencies.

Effective until further notice the Town of Candor WILL NOT disconnect services for non-payment of water/sewer services. Late fees for payments due March 19th will be waived. Utility payments can still be made in a variety of ways:

- By mail at PO Box 220

- Online at

- Using the drop-box at Town Hall for a check or money order. DO NOT put cash in the drop box. 


Restrooms at the Park will remain locked.


Town Staff can still be reached by phone during limited office hours by calling 910-974-4221. For immediate assistance with leaks, call

910-571-8443 or 910-573-1257. 


2020 North Carolina Peach Festival

(Always the 3rd Saturday in July)

Due to concerns over and consequences from COVID-19, we have decided that it is in best interest of everyone to CANCEL the 2020 N.C. Peach Festival. Please keep yourselves and your families safe, and know that we are looking forward to to seeing you all in 2021!

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1st Monday of Each Month

Town of Candor Board of Commissioner's Meeting

Meeting held in Candor Town Hall. Public is welcome to attend. Takes place the 1st Monday of each month.

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Town of Candor

214 South Main Street

Candor, NC 27229

T (910)974-4221

F (910)974-4299

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Historic Candor Depot