Vision, Mission & Values


VISION: Southampton County is a progressive community exhibiting leadership in agriculture and economic development while promoting excellence in education, traditional values, and exceptional quality of life.

MISSION: To provide the highest level of leadership, education, protection, and services in the most cost effective manner.


  • Honesty
    We are a model of integrity in how we conduct the business of the County.
  • Knowledge
    We are committed to lifelong learning and encourage creativity.
  • Teamwork
    Working together and supporting each other, we will achieve our vision.
  • Spiritual
    We believe in caring for one another and treating each other with respect and dignity.
  • Community
    We will celebrate our differences and strengthen our common bonds.
  • Perseverance
    We will constantly work towards the realization of our vision.