Utility Billing and Collections

For questions about utility bills or to start or stop service, please see below for contact information.


City of King

Utility Billing Department

P.O. Box 719

King, NC  27021


(336) 985-1100 –Telephone

(336) 983-4675 - Fax




 Office hours: Monday thru Friday 8:30am—5:00pm


Water and Sewer Deposits:



Please see the Schedule of Fees and Charges in the Residents section of our website for utility rates.  Schedule of Fees


The City of King has contracted with Stokes and Forsyth Counties for property tax collection services.   Effective immediately and until further notice, your property tax payments for tax years 2010 forward should be paid at one of the addresses below, depending upon whether your property is located in Stokes or Forsyth County.  Property tax payments will no longer be accepted at King City Hall.  If you have any questions, please contact the appropriate property tax office below or King City Hall at 985-1100.


If your property is located in Stokes County, property tax payments should be mailed to:


Stokes County Tax Collector

P.O. Box 57

Danbury NC 27016


Or you can pay in person at:


Stokes County Tax Office

1014 North Main Street

Danbury, NC  27016


If your property is located in Forsyth County, property tax payments should be paid in person or mailed to:


Forsyth County Tax Collector

P.O. Box 757

Winston-Salem, NC 27102


Or you can pay in person at:


Forsyth County Government Center

Tax Collections, First Floor

201 North Chestnut Street

Winston-Salem, NC 27101






Returned Check or Draft Policy

Pay with Google Pay or Apple Pay

Attention City of King utility customers: You now have a new way to pay your bills, using Google Pay or Apple Pay! The option will be available when you go to pay your bill online as usual. Please note: Your credit or debit card must be stored in your Google or Apple wallet, and you will need to log into Google or Apple to utilize the payment method.  Saved payment methods such as scheduled payments or autopay are not supported using Google Pay or Apple Pay at this time.

Online Bill Payment Service

Payment by phone

To make a utility payment by phone, please call 1-844-778-1892.

In case of an emergency

Contact the City of King utilities department concerning disruptions in water or sewer service.  The City will not be responsible for costs incurred by customers who contact contractors to evaluate or work on City lines. 


During business hours, please call 336-985-1100 or 336-983-4832.  After hours or if offices are closed due to a holiday observance, please call 336-924-8363.