Nags Head Dare County, North Carolina

Nags Head: City in Dare County, North Carolina, United States of America

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Location of Nags Head on North Carolina map.

About

Nags Head is a city located in the county of Dare in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,757 and a population density of 160 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,997 inhabitants.

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Geography

Nags Head is located at 35°57'27"N 75°37'27"W (35.9573900, -75.6240600).

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Weather

Nags Head forecast: A slight chance of rain showers before 1am, then showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. more

Nags Head Quick Facts

Population : 2,997 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Dare County
Postal code : 27959
Phone Area Codes : 252
Area : 17.25 km2
Altitude : 3 feet / 1 meters
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 02:49:54 (26th October 2021)
Density : 174 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 8.01% (2010-2020)
Weather : 62℉ Showers And Thunderstorms Likely 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Nags Head increased by 8.01% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,757 - census
2011 2,777 0.72% estimation process
2012 2,775 -0.07% estimation process
2013 2,814 1.39% estimation process
2014 2,834 0.71% estimation process
2015 2,879 1.56% estimation process
2016 2,895 0.55% estimation process
2017 2,925 1.03% estimation process
2018 2,952 0.91% estimation process
2019 2,975 0.77% estimation process
2020 2,997 0.73% estimation process

Nags Head zip code is 27959. County name: Dare, County fips: 37055

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Local Places in Nags Head

1 Nags Head Planning Department
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Address: 5401 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959 ➦ Show Map

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2 Nags Head Town Administration

Address: 5401 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959 ➦ Show Map

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3 Nags Head Water Department

Address: 026404000, Nags Head, NC 27959 ➦ Show Map

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Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Nags Head, NC

Code Name Address Type
VAB Virginia Beach, Virginia 19th St. and Pacific Ave. BUS
NFK Norfolk 215 W York Street BUS

Post offices near Nags Head

Post Office Name City ZIP
Nags Head Post Office Nags Head (NC) 27959

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Dare County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Dare County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Kill Devil Hills 7,413 Town in North Carolina, United States
Kitty Hawk 3,598 Town in North Carolina
Southern Shores 2,997 Town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States
Wanchese 1,642 Township in Dare County, North Carolina
Manteo 1,468 Town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States
Duck 394 Town in North Carolina, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Nags Head distances to largest North Carolina cities