The Town of Candor was incorporated in 1891 and is a community with deep roots. We are a vital part of the economy of Montgomery County, NC. Our pride rests in the ingenuity of our people and the strides we have made in agriculture and industry - specifically Peaches, Railway & Manufacturing.
The Town of Candor is the Peach Capital of North Carolina, and home to the NC Peach Festival. Candor was incorporated in 1891 and is a community with deep roots. Primarily an agricultural town with vast natural beauty, it is a vital part of the economy of Montgomery County. The ingenuity of its townspeople has led to great strides in ag and industry—specifically in Peach crops, Railway & Manufacturing. Feel free to navigate the town’s website and learn more.