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Demographics

People

Total Population2,858
Male Share of the Population46.1%
Female Share of the Population53.9%
Senior Citizens20.2%
Employed Population 16+1,624
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married48.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher37%
Median Earnings25+$37,335
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$83,333
% Above Poverty Level91%
% Below Poverty Level9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home13.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.1%
Median Gross Rent$1,149
Median House Value$341,800

Ancestry

English20.6%
German16.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.5%
Irish10.5%
Scottish5%
Italian4.4%
French Except Basque3.3%
Czech1.4%
Lithuanian1%
Ukrainian1%
Polish0.8%
Brazilian0.8%
Dutch0.8%
Swedish0.7%
Finnish0.7%
Arab0.7%
Slovak0.6%
Norwegian0.3%
Russian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Canadian0.1%
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Nags Head Almanac

CategoryValue
County Dare County
Standard Zip Codes27959
Phone Area Codes252
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude35.94
Approximate Longitude-75.62

Nags Head Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationMANTEO AP
Distance5.1 miles
Jan Temp36 to 52 F
Apr Temp51 to 69 F
Jul Temp72 to 86 F
Oct Temp57 to 71 F
Annual Precip51.6 inches
StationELIZABETH CITY
Distance40.6 miles
Jan Temp32 to 53 F
Apr Temp48 to 72 F
Jul Temp70 to 89 F
Oct Temp52 to 74 F
Annual Precip48.2 inches
StationHATTERAS
Distance51.5 miles
Jan Temp40 to 53 F
Apr Temp54 to 67 F
Jul Temp74 to 85 F
Oct Temp60 to 73 F
Annual Precip52.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Kill Devil Hills6,948$58,011
Kitty Hawk3,403$61,000
Manteo1,638$64,583
Southern Shores2,827$103,250

Nags Head Hospitals

The Outer Banks Hospital
(Non-profit)
4800 South Croatan Highway
(252) 449-4500

Nags Head Public Schools

Nags Head Elementary School
3100 S Wrightsville Avenue
ZIP: 27959
(252) 480-8880
Primary
Total Enrollment 607
Dare County Alternative School
3020 S. Wrightsville Avenue
ZIP: 27959
(252) 473-3141
High
Total Enrollment 19
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