Yes you can. The age of consent in North Carolina is 16 years of age.
Can a 17 and 19 year old legally date?
There arent any laws around being in a non-sexual relationship where one person is under 18 and the other over. The best thing to do is to check with the person youre hoping to date if they are okay with your parents knowing about it.
Can a 17 year old date a 19 year old in America?
Simply dating someone under age (under 18 in most states) is not a crime. However, a sexual relationship, even if totally consensual is a crime.
What is age of consent in NC?
16 years old For example, as it pertains to sexual intercourse, the age of consent in North Carolina is 16 years old. Once the minor reaches the age of 16, she may consent to vaginal intercourse (sexual intercourse). The NC Statutory Rape Laws are inapplicable.