Wanchese Dare County, North Carolina

Wanchese: Township in Dare County, North Carolina

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Location of Wanchese on North Carolina map.


Wanchese is a township located in the county of Dare in the U.S. state of North Carolina.

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Wanchese is located at 35°50'34"N 75°38'19"W (35.8426700, -75.6385100).

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Wanchese forecast: Sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 6 to 9 mph. more

Wanchese Quick Facts

Population : 1,642
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Dare County
Postal code : 27981
Phone Area Codes : 252
Area : 14.22 km2
Altitude : 7 feet / 2 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 02:44:36 (20th October 2021)
Weather : 76℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Wanchese zip code is 27981. County name: Dare, County fips: 37055

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Wanchese, NC

Code Name Address Type
VAB Virginia Beach, Virginia 19th St. and Pacific Ave. BUS

Post offices near Wanchese

Post Office Name City ZIP
Wanch Post Office Wanchese (NC) 27981

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
Nags Head 2,997 City in Dare County, North Carolina, United States of America
Southern Shores 2,997 Town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States
Manteo 1,468 Town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States
Duck 394 Town in North Carolina, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Wanchese distances to largest North Carolina cities