There are 15 cities in Dare County, North Carolina.

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

City
Rank
State
2024 Population
2020 Census
Annual Change
Density (mi²)
Area (mi²)
Kill Devil Hills1North Carolina7,7737,664-0.15%1,3845.62
Kitty Hawk2North Carolina3,6763,707-0.78%4538.11
Southern Shores3North Carolina3,1103,103-0.61%7883.95
Nags Head4North Carolina3,0913,177-1.15%4696.59
Wanchese5North Carolina2,0052,092 4304.67
Manteo6North Carolina1,5771,598-0.94%8321.90
Buxton7North Carolina1,4771,558 4992.96
Duck8North Carolina734742-0.95%3042.42
Manns Harbor9North Carolina673719 1654.08
Frisco10North Carolina659795 8790.75
Hatteras11North Carolina458373 2901.58
Avon12North Carolina370474 1632.27
Salvo13North Carolina20194 2070.97
Rodanthe14North Carolina184178 1681.09
Waves15North Carolina13957 2580.54
showing: 15 rows

Cities in Dare County, North Carolina by Population (2024)

What is the largest city in Dare County, North Carolina?

Kill Devil Hills is the largest city in Dare County.

What is the smallest city in Dare County, North Carolina?

Waves is the smallest city in Dare County.

How many cities are in Dare County?

There are 15 cities in Dare County, North Carolina.

Frequently Asked Questions