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10 Reasons People From Small Town North Carolina Are The Best Kind Of People

It’s a unique type of experience to grow up in a small town. One that’s been depicted in TV, movies, plays and books. Most notably, our beloved Andy Griffith Show. While Andy didn’t have the allure, sparkle and shine of a big city, Mayberry was all he needed. Those who grew up in small town NC probably find themselves relating a lot to Mayberry.

Sure, some people can’t wait to get out of their small town. But beneath the twinkling, jaw-dropping lights of a skyscraper, we find ourselves realizing that no matter where we go, we will always carry certain values. Even if you’ve found your way home, or never left, it’s even more true you live these ten values each day. Why are we the best kind of people? There’s a handful of reasons but these ten are beyond true.

Did you grow up in small town NC? What did you think of our list? What would you add? Tell us in the comments!

Emory Rakestraw
Emory was born and raised in North Carolina. She enjoys writing, photography, filmmaking, travel, wine and cheese. You can find more of her work on emoryrakestraw.com