Moore County offers public, charter, and private school options with secondary education provided by the local community college.
Hundreds of acres of parks and natural areas for outdoor recreational pursuits and endless opportunities are available to residents who want to engage in a healthy lifestyle. In addition to the nature trail in Seven Lakes West, the nearby communities of Pinehurst and Southern Pines have miles of greenway trails for hiking and biking.
Moore County is a cultural hub with its rich menu of events, art shows, visual and performing arts, theater, film festivals, and concerts.
Award-winning restaurants, eclectic shopping and exclusive crafters, contribute to an enjoyable lifestyle and high standard of living that make the area unique.
Two nearby Fire and Rescue Departments, serve the community, one near the Main Gate and the other, the East Gate. The Moore County Sheriff Office handles other public safety issues. In an emergency or life-threatening situation, call 911.
- West End Fire and Rescue, 4203 Highway 73, West End, NC 27376 (910) 673-0905
- Seven Lakes Fire and Rescue, 718 Seven Lakes Dr, West End, NC 27376 (910) 673-8151
- Moore County Sheriff Office, 302 South McNeill Street, Carthage, NC 28327 (910) 947-1668
- Moore County Board of Commissioners, 1 Courthouse Square, (910) 947-6403