Kenly is located on the northeastern edge of Johnston County. The town limits are within two counties, Johnston and Wilson. Kenly is approximately centered between the towns of Smithfield and Wilson on U.S. 301. Raleigh, the state capital, is forty miles west.
The Town of Kenly has long been known as "Friendly Kenly", and visitors will find that sentiment to be true. Whether you find yourself with car trouble and need repairs, or decide to pull off for a day at the Tobacco Farm Life Museum, the town truly appreciates your visit.
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