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2022 Best Places to Live in Dare County

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  1. #1 Best Places to Live in Dare County.

    Southern Shores

    Town in North Carolina,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Lived here for 17 years! Nothing not to like. Safe, convenient, quiet , abundance of wildlife , Beautiful live oak trees !.

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 2,931,

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  2. #2 Best Places to Live in Dare County.

    Kill Devil Hills

    Town in North Carolina,

    14 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says Kill Devil Hills and the rest of the surrouding Outer Banks area is such a historic and enriching place to be. It is birthplace of aviation, Graveyard of the Alantic, the Lost Colony theater, many....

    Read 14 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 7,249,

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  3. #3 Best Places to Live in Dare County.

    Kitty Hawk

    Town in North Carolina,

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Kitty Hawk is a wonderful place to live and raise a family. The #1 attraction of course is the beach as it is part of the resort location known as the Outer Banks. However, Kitty Hawk is nearby to....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 3,534,

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  4. #4 Best Places to Live in Dare County.

    Nags Head

    Town in North Carolina,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in Nags Head my entire life it's a part of an island called the Outer Banks and I absolutely love living here. I love our beautiful beaches, lighthouses and our wild horses that live on....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 2,965,

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  5. #5 Best Places to Live in Dare County.

    Manteo

    Town in North Carolina,

    7 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Love the small town charm but at the same time would love to see more for the teens to do. The shops are geared toward tourists because we live in a resort area but there are limited affordable....

    Read 7 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 1,883,

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  6. Duck

    Town in North Carolina,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Visitor says My family has vacationed in Duck for years now. It's our favorite place to stay when we visit the Outer Banks. Duck is great small town located between the OBX sound and the ocean. It gets pretty....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 584,

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  7. Atlantic Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    15 Niche users give it an average review of 3.1 stars.

    Read 15 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 19,640,

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  8. Nags Head Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 3 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says The is a low rate of crime in this area, but the police force is not the most efficient..

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 12,460,

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  9. Kinnakeet Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 803,

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  10. Hatteras

    Town in North Carolina,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Small village that is busting at the seams with good people and available jobs during the summer season. I enjoy the very noticeable connectedness compared to crowded cities..

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 373,

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  11. Hatteras Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 2,726,

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  12. Buxton

    Town in North Carolina,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Buxton is located in the beautiful Cape Hatteras, also known as the Outer Banks. It is a wonderful place to grow up. I was born and raised here and I can honestly say I am glad I got the opportunity....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 1,558,

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  13. Wanchese

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Population: 2,092,

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  14. Croatan Township

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Population: 992,

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  15. Avon

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Population: 474,

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  16. Manns Harbor

    Town in North Carolina,

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Population: 719,

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  17. Frisco

    Town in North Carolina,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Frisco is a great place for families. It has a chill vibe with a couple attractions. The school system is amazing, it gives opportunities to everyone..

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Population: 795,

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  18. Rodanthe

    Town in North Carolina,

    Population: 178,

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