Camden is the county seat of the consolidated city-county of Camden County in the U.S. state of North Carolina. It is located on the eastern banks of the Pasquotank River, across from which lies Elizabeth City. It currently has two traffic lights, and is centered at the intersection of U.S. Highway 158 and North Carolina Highway 343. It boasts five schools: Grandy Primary School, Camden Intermediate School, Camden Middle School, Camden County High, and CamTech High School
Camden is part of the Elizabeth City, North Carolina Micropolitan Statistical Area.
Coordinates: 36°19′43″N 76°10′19″W / 36.32861°N 76.17194°W