UNC Nash General Hospital
Rocky Mount is a city in Edgecombe and Nash counties in the coastal plain of the state of North Carolina, and is the principal city in the area. Rocky Mount is about 45 minutes away from the state capital of Raleigh. Rocky Mount has a growing arts community, and the city operates an arts center, children's museum and science center, and a community theater. Recently renovated Douglas Block in downtown Rocky Mount contains historically significant buildings that comprised the African American business district of the early to mid-1900's as well as Thelonious Monk Plaza.