High Point North Carolina Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ · Jan 11, 2012 ·
  1. LarryPQ
    High Point North Carolina Chicken Ordinance

    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowednot more than one adult over six months of age per every 500 sq ft lot area
    Roosters AllowedYes
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsProximity, noise, sanitation, and zoning restrictions apply.
    City/Organization Contact namehttp://www.high-point.net/codes.cfm
    Additional InformationHigh Point Development Ordinance, Chapter 5, Zoning. section 9-5-2(sss) (3)Fowl:a.Where Required: AG, RS-40, RS-20, RS-15, RS-12, LI, and HI Districts. b.Minimum Area: The minimum lot size shall be 2 acres. c.Setback: Such animals and bees shall be housed and/or fenced not less than fifty (50\\\')feet from any property line. d.Maximum Density: Except for the AG District, no more than one (1) adult over six (6) months of age shall be permitted for every five hundred (500) square feet of lot area. e.Security Fencing: Fencing, of an acceptable height and material approved by the Enforcement Officer, shall be provided to prevent animals from leaving the property.
    Link for more Informationhttp://library1.municode.com/default-test/home.htm?infobase=10918&doc_action=whatsnew
    Information Last Updated2010-05-04 11:19:27

    NOTE: This information was submitted by a member of our chicken forum. Please make sure to double check that this information is accurate before you proceed with raising chickens. You can read more info about checking local laws here..

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