The Town of Wentworth, which has a population of 2,800, serves as the county seat of Rockingham County in the Piedmont region of North Carolina. The focus in the city is on dense, pedestrian-friendly growth that maintains the look and feels of a small town while continuing to protect and preserve the rural character. Locals and visitors can go hiking, biking, hunting, or fishing and enjoy more leisurely exploration in parks and along paths. Wentworth holds a yearly Farmers Market that is open from May to November. Locals and visitors can enjoy a range of vendors selling everything from handmade goods to local produce grown right around the city.