Cities & Towns in Pasquotank County, NC

Pasquotank County, county in North Carolina, United States. As of 2020 county had an estimated population of 40,372 inhabitants. The county was created 352 years ago in 1672. Its county seat is Elizabeth City.

There are 1 city/town in Pasquotank County, NC. The largest city of Pasquotank County is Elizabeth City with a population of 17,988.

Elizabeth City
Elizabeth City

Elizabeth City, City in Pasquotank County and Camden County in the State of North Carolina

Pasquotank County lies in the northeastern corner of North Carolina along the state's Inner Banks region. Here are key details on its cities and towns:

Elizabeth City

  • With around 18,000 residents, Elizabeth City is the largest city in Pasquotank County and serves as the county seat.
  • Home to the Museum of the Albemarle and the Pasquotank Riverboat Company offering scenic river cruises.
  • The U.S. Coast Guard has a major presence, with the Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City.

Elizabeth City State University

  • This historically black university was founded in 1891.
  • The school hosts an annual Viking Fest celebration each spring.


  • Manteo is a small waterfront town on Roanoke Island with around 1,000 residents.
  • It contains many historic sites related to early English colonization attempts.
  • Popular attractions include the North Carolina Maritime Museum and the outdoor drama The Lost Colony.

Nags Head

  • A popular beach town located among North Carolina's Outer Banks islands.
  • Home to the iconic Cape Hatteras Lighthouse atop Bodie Island.
  • Major industries focus on tourism and vacation accommodations.

In summary, Pasquotank County includes Elizabeth City's historic downtown and university environment along with Outer Banks beach towns focused on coastal recreation and tourism.

All Pasquotank County Cities (Aphebetical)

List of cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Pasquotank County.

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City Name Title Population
Elizabeth City City in Pasquotank County and Camden County in the State of North Carolina 17,988

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North Carolina Counties (100)

Wake County (1,132,271) Mecklenburg County (1,128,945) Guilford County (540,521) Forsyth County (383,843) Cumberland County (336,364) Durham County (327,306) Buncombe County (263,477) Union County (244,562) New Hanover County (236,613) Gaston County (226,568) Cabarrus County (221,479) Johnston County (216,246) Onslow County (203,943) Iredell County (185,770) Pitt County (182,924) Alamance County (171,346) Davidson County (169,234) Catawba County (160,307) Orange County (149,077) Brunswick County (149,039) Randolph County (144,557) Rowan County (142,495) Harnett County (137,058) Robeson County (129,999) Wayne County (123,967) Henderson County (118,445) Moore County (103,352) Craven County (101,233) Cleveland County (99,035) Nash County (94,859) Rockingham County (91,285) Burke County (90,418) Lincoln County (88,097) Caldwell County (82,100) Wilson County (81,979) Chatham County (75,748) Franklin County (71,859) Surry County (71,683) Carteret County (69,558) Wilkes County (68,043) Rutherford County (67,076) Pender County (64,671) Sampson County (63,382) Stanly County (63,239) Haywood County (62,972) Lee County (62,353) Granville County (60,486) Duplin County (58,794) Watauga County (56,441) Hoke County (55,830) Lenoir County (55,720) Columbus County (54,754) Edgecombe County (50,829) Halifax County (49,479) Beaufort County (47,073) McDowell County (45,782) Stokes County (45,743) Vance County (44,718) Richmond County (44,332) Jackson County (44,033) Davie County (43,286) Pasquotank County (40,372) Person County (39,925) Yadkin County (37,625) Dare County (37,547) Alexander County (37,441) Macon County (35,994) Scotland County (34,637) Transylvania County (34,498) Bladen County (32,911) Cherokee County (29,073) Currituck County (29,052) Montgomery County (27,238) Ashe County (27,166) Anson County (24,097) Hertford County (23,108) Caswell County (22,443) Martin County (22,178) Madison County (21,740) Polk County (21,030) Greene County (20,928) Warren County (19,522) Northampton County (19,088) Bertie County (18,712) Yancey County (18,099) Avery County (17,571) Mitchell County (14,881) Swain County (14,179) Chowan County (13,815) Perquimans County (13,667) Pamlico County (12,715) Clay County (11,505) Washington County (11,485) Gates County (11,464) Alleghany County (11,194) Camden County (10,984) Jones County (9,250) Graham County (8,474) Hyde County (4,843) Tyrrell County (3,774)