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Clayton Office

328 E. Main Street Clayton, NC 27520
(919) 550-7355 | Directions

Welcome To Smithfield & Selma

Rich in history and Southern charm, Smithfield and Selma are two beautiful towns tucked away in Johnston County. Discover their affordable homes and hometown lifestyle!

Small-Town Charm Meets Big-City Possibility

Work, live, and play in the blossoming town of Clayton! It’s no surprise that its population has more than doubled in the last 15 years—this cozy little area is an outstanding place to live. With a great location and easy commute from the Research Triangle Park, Clayton is within minutes of some of the area's most prominent employers. It's also a terrific place to find entertainment, shopping, dining, and outdoor recreation, thanks to the rolling hills of its lush green countryside and the bustling streets of its growing downtown.

So what are you waiting for? Come explore life in beautiful Clayton, NC.

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Enjoy Life in Smithfield and Selma, NC

A historic, rural, peaceful community

Farm fields, country roads, and mature forests surround the towns of Smithfield and Selma, giving residents a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. But should you need to commute to Raleigh, you're in luck; Smithfield and Selma are only 30 miles away from North Carolina's capital. The towns' proximity to I-95 and US-70 make traveling a breeze. Explore even more reasons to fall in love with Smithfield and Selma below.


Many of Johnston County's major employers are located in Smithfield and Selma, including Johnston Community College, Sysco Raleigh, Flanders Corporation, SONA BLW Precision Forge, and Global Skyware.

Local Attractions

Whether you prefer visiting history museums or modern shopping centers, you can find something fun to do in Smithfield and Selma. Top attractions include the Ava Gardner Museum, the historic Howell Theatre and Rudy Theatre, Downtown Smithfield, Downtown Selma, and Carolina Premium Outlets.

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Parks & Recreation

Smithfield and Selma offer plenty of activities for their residents. Both towns offer youth and adult sports teams, summer camps for kids, several park areas, and plenty of places to take a picnic. If you enjoy hiking and fishing, spend time along the 3-mile Buffalo Creek Greenway trail near the Neuse River.

Public Schools

Smithfield and Selma residents can easily access quality education. The Johnston County Schools district offers a variety of academic programs and extracurricular activities for the area's K-12 students, while residents pursuing higher education can attend Johnston Community College.

Shopping & Dining

Spend as much time shopping and dining in Smithfield and Selma as you want. Carolina Premium Outlets is a popular destination for name-brand clothing and furniture, while Downtown Smithfield and Downtown Selma are full of small businesses and local restaurants.

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