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Population in 2012: 2,811 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.1%
 

Males: 1,547  (55.1%)
Females: 1,264  (44.9%)

Median resident age:  46.8 years
North Carolina median age:  45.5 years

Zip codes: 27959.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $54,313 (it was $53,095 in 2000)
Nags Head:

$54,313
NC:

$45,150
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $30,114

Nags Head town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $326,194 (it was $143,400 in 2000)
Nags Head:

$326,194
NC:

$150,100
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $457,979; Detached houses: $467,440; Townhouses or other attached units: $576,481; In 2-unit structures: $269,913; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $229,926; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $276,298; Mobile homes: $11,996

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,138.

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  • White alone - 2,561 (92.9%)
  • Hispanic - 89 (3.2%)
  • Black alone - 43 (1.6%)
  • Two or more races - 38 (1.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 14 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 9 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.07%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.04%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Nags Head: 88.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: English (18.7%), German (16.9%), Irish (15.1%), United States (6.3%), Scottish (4.8%), Italian (4.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 10 feet

Land area: 6.54 square miles.

Population density: 430 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Nags Head:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.9%
  • Unemployed: 10.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Nags Head town:

  • Never married: 20.1%
  • Now married: 55.5%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 18.0%

217 residents are foreign born

This town:  7.8%
North Carolina:  7.7%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Nags Head, North Carolina as of September 21, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Nags Head to the number of sex offenders is 703 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,360 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,640 (0.5%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Virginia Beach, VA (67.7 miles , pop. 425,257).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (282.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Manteo, NC (1.9 miles ), Wanchese, NC (2.5 miles ), Kill Devil Hills, NC (2.7 miles ), Manns Harbor, NC (3.0 miles ), Kitty Hawk, NC (3.3 miles ), Southern Shores, NC (3.9 miles ), Duck, NC (4.3 miles ), Rodanthe, NC (5.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 93 buildings, average cost: $163,800
  • 1998: 107 buildings, average cost: $189,400
  • 1999: 98 buildings, average cost: $175,100
  • 2000: 159 buildings, average cost: $191,800
  • 2001: 156 buildings, average cost: $217,000
  • 2002: 209 buildings, average cost: $302,100
  • 2003: 130 buildings, average cost: $299,800
  • 2004: 95 buildings, average cost: $345,500
  • 2005: 94 buildings, average cost: $365,000
  • 2006: 45 buildings, average cost: $331,200
  • 2007: 35 buildings, average cost: $348,500
  • 2008: 21 buildings, average cost: $391,700
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $428,900
  • 2010: 20 buildings, average cost: $304,300
  • 2011: 22 buildings, average cost: $310,100
  • 2012: 37 buildings, average cost: $357,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 35.93 N, Longitude: 75.62 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,963 (+70.8%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 566 (37.5%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 252

Nags Head household income distribution Nags Head home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Nags Head by Year
Type 2001 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2012
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 2004611163
per 100,000 72.80.00.0128.3191.332.132.632.8193.7106.5
Robberies 2011312114
per 100,000 72.80.032.932.195.632.165.332.832.3142.0
Assaults 566714107793
per 100,000 182.1206.0197.3224.5446.3321.1228.5229.4290.6106.5
Burglaries 115102961047462133163141146
per 100,000 4187.93502.73156.93335.52358.91991.04340.75342.54552.85184.7
Thefts 271192199260216196179191190158
per 100,000 9868.96593.46543.98338.76885.66294.25842.06260.26135.05610.8
Auto thefts 77103839335
per 100,000 254.9240.4328.896.2255.096.3293.798.396.9177.6
Arson 1110111140
per 100,000 36.434.332.90.031.932.132.632.8129.20.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 299.8) 715.9494.2484.6635.2635.3432.6566.3619.9689.7651.6

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Crime rate in Nags Head detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.46
North Carolina average:

2.37

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Nags Head, North Carolina accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.9%
North Carolina:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +871 (+47.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (24%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Accommodation and food services (24%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Carpenters (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Nags Head-area historical tornado activity is below North Carolina state average. It is 45% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/28/1982, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.7 miles away from the Nags Head town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/31/1978, a category F2 tornado 7.4 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Nags Head-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below North Carolina state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 87.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Dare County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers in Nags Head:

  • THE OUTER BANKS HOSPITAL, INC (Critical Access Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, 4800 SOUTH CROATAN HIGHWAY)
  • COLONY RIDGE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 430 WEST HEALTH CENTER DRIVE)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Nags Head:

  • DARE COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; MANTEO, NC)
  • DARE HOME HEALTH HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; MANTEO, NC)
  • REGIONAL MEDICAL SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 13 miles away; KITTY HAWK, NC)

Political contributions by individuals in Nags Head, NC

Heliports located in Nags Head:


Local government website: www.townofnagshead.net

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nags Head:

  • Elizabeth City State University (about 41 miles; Elizabeth City, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,876)
  • Regent University (about 69 miles; Virginia Beach, VA; FT enrollment: 2,141)
  • ECPI College of Technology (about 71 miles; Virginia Beach, VA; FT enrollment: 12,138)
  • Norfolk State University (about 74 miles; Norfolk, VA; FT enrollment: 5,675)
  • Tidewater Community College (about 74 miles; Norfolk, VA; FT enrollment: 12,101)
  • Old Dominion University (about 77 miles; Norfolk, VA; FT enrollment: 15,643)
  • Hampton University (about 86 miles; Hampton, VA; FT enrollment: 4,789)

Public elementary/middle school in Nags Head:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Nags Head is another name for outer bankes added by Katt

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Notable locations in Nags Head: Britthaven of Outer Banks (A), Dare County Sheriff's Office (B), Nags Head Police Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Outer Banks Mall (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Nags Head: Jockey's Ridge State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: United States Government - Interior Department- National Park Service- Maintenance Off (Recreation Areas; 22 Vst Park Service Road) (1), Dowdy's Amusement Park (Arcades & Amusements; 3005 South Croatan Highway) (2), Bodie Island Adventures (Tours & Charters; 7649 South Virginia Dare Trail) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Comfort Inn South Oceanfront (8031 Old Oregon Inlet Road) (1), Blue Heron Motel (6811 South Virginia Dare Trail) (2), Dolphin Oceanfront Motel (8017 South Old Oregon Inlet Road) (3), Fin 'n Feather Waterside Inn (7740 South Virginia Dare Trail) (4), Colonial Inn Motel (3329 South Virginia Dare Trail) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Dare County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Nags Head and their reported violations in the past:

NAGS HEAD, TOWN OF (Address: NAGS HEAD WATER TREATMENT FAC , Population served: 2900, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 16 regular monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.7%
(5.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 54.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  60.6%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.8%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Nags Head, NC

77 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
119 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere in 2000
5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Nags Head compared to North Carolina state average:

Nags Head, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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  • Median house value above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Banks with branches in Nags Head (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Nags Head Branch at 2619 Croatan Highway, branch established on 1954/05/20; Village Mall Branch at 103 East Mall Drive, branch established on 1983/06/01. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Bank of Hampton Roads: Nags Head Branch at 2808 South Croatan Highway, branch established on 2004/08/23. Info updated 2009/05/20: Bank assets: $1,899.1 mil, Deposits: $1,581.4 mil, headquarters in Norfolk, VA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 47 total offices, Holding Company: Capgen Capital Group Vi Lp
  • First South Bank: Kill Devil Hills Branch at 2236 South Croatan Hwy, branch established on 2002/06/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $744.4 mil, Deposits: $644.7 mil, headquarters in Washington, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 27 total offices, Holding Company: First South Bancorp, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Nags Head Branch at 105 West Seachase Drive, branch established on 2005/12/22. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • The East Carolina Bank: Nags Head Branch at Third Street And Highway 158 Bypass, branch established on 1971/04/29. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $921.7 mil, Deposits: $797.6 mil, headquarters in Engelhard, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices, Holding Company: Ecb Bancorp, Inc.
  • Monarch Bank: Obx Branch at 2525 S. Croatan Hwy, branch established on 2009/12/14. Info updated 2007/03/01: Bank assets: $909.3 mil, Deposits: $744.8 mil, headquarters in Chesapeake, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Monarch Financial Holdings, Inc

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Nags Head, North Carolina:

  • First Colony Inn, 6720 S Va Dare TRL, Nags Head, NC 27959 , Phone: (919) 441-5340
  • Nags Head Inn, 4701 S Virginia Dare TRL, Nags Head, NC 27959 , Phone: (919) 441-0454, Fax: (919) 441-0454
  • Quality Inn Sea Oatel, 7123 South Virginia Dare TRL, Nags Head, NC 27959 , Phone: (919) 441-7191
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Nags Head, North Carolina

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Nags Head travel time to work - commute


Nags Head mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (90%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Nags Head town (based on Dare County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.97%
Here39.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionAssemblies of GodEpiscopal Church
Adherents40.1%18.0%15.3%10.1%5.3%
Congregations31.1%8.9%13.3%17.8%2.2%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)LDS (Mormon) ChurchLutheran ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents4.5%2.6%1.3%0.9%1.9%
Congregations4.4%2.2%2.2%4.4%13.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 18
This county:

5.34 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Dare County:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
This county:

9.50 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 123
Dare County:

36.51 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.6%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

24.3%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Dare County:

20.0%
State:

15.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$29,355$50,3231$2,048
Other Government Administration 19$71,061$44,8810$0
Police Protection - Officers 19$80,970$51,1391$1,948
Police - Other 2$7,229$43,3740$0
Firefighters 26$101,346$46,7750$0
Fire - Other 1$2,728$32,7360$0
Streets and Highways 8$23,229$34,8440$0
Solid Waste Management 11$32,924$35,9171$886
Parks and Recreation 1$3,759$45,1080$0
Water Supply 11$34,983$38,1630$0
Other and Unallocable 10$39,383$47,2601$996
Totals for Government 115$426,967$44,5534$5,878

Nags Head government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $1,261,000 ($448.59)
    Sewerage: $862,000 ($306.65)
    General - Other: $430,000 ($152.97)
    Water Utilities: $369,000 ($131.27)
    Regular Highways: $259,000 ($92.14)
    Natural Resources - Other: $200,000 ($71.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $25,000 ($8.89)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $4,000 ($1.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($1.42)
  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $1,656,000 ($589.11)
    Police Protection: $1,648,000 ($586.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,400,000 ($498.04)
    Sewerage: $1,389,000 ($494.13)
    Central Staff Services: $1,207,000 ($429.38)
    Financial Administration: $765,000 ($272.15)
    General - Other: $624,000 ($221.99)
    Water Utilities: $552,000 ($196.37)
    Health - Other: $526,000 ($187.12)
    General Public Buildings: $449,000 ($159.73)
    Regular Highways: $376,000 ($133.76)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $70,000 ($24.90)
    Housing and Community Development: $41,000 ($14.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($7.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $221,000 ($78.62)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $667,000 ($237.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $529,000 ($188.19)
    Police Protection: $146,000 ($51.94)
    Regular Highways: $126,000 ($44.82)
    Health - Other: $38,000 ($13.52)
    Sewerage: $31,000 ($11.03)
    Central Staff Services: $30,000 ($10.67)
    General - Other: $25,000 ($8.89)
    General Public Building: $18,000 ($6.40)
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000 ($5.34)
    Water Utilities: $13,000 ($4.62)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,275,000 ($1876.56)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $50,000 ($17.79)

Nags Head government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,828,000 ($650.30)
    All Other: $1,109,000 ($394.52)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,177,000 ($774.46)
    All Other: $52,000 ($18.50)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,686,000 ($599.79)
    All Other: $65,000 ($23.12)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $606,000 ($215.58)
    Interest Earnings: $561,000 ($199.57)
    General Revenue, NEC: $104,000 ($37.00)
    Donations From Private Sources: $21,000 ($7.47)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $736,000 ($261.83)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $327,000 ($116.33)
    All Other: $177,000 ($62.97)
    Highways: $134,000 ($47.67)
  • Tax - Property: $4,441,000 ($1579.86)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,651,000 ($587.34)
    NEC: $458,000 ($162.93)
    Other License: $258,000 ($91.78)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $119,000 ($42.33)

Nags Head government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,105,000 ($2171.82)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,165,000 ($1837.42)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $940,000 ($334.40)

Nags Head government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,712,000 ($5589.47)

9.83% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($48,490 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.83%
North Carolina average:

8.53%

0.23% of residents moved from foreign countries ($206 average AGI)
Dare County:

0.23%
North Carolina average:

0.17%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Currituck County, NC  0.79% ($35,324 average AGI)
from Virginia Beach city, VA  0.32% ($51,048)
from Fairfax County, VA  0.25% ($133,091)


9.41% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($44,670 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.41%
North Carolina average:

7.27%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Currituck County, NC  1.09% ($38,291 average AGI)
to Wake County, NC  0.29% ($43,216)
to New Hanover County, NC  0.26% ($34,735)

Strongest AM radio stations in Nags Head:

  • WOBX (1530 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WANCHESE, NC; Owner: EAST CAROLINA RADIO, INC.)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRJR (670 AM; 20 kW; CLAREMONT, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WGH (1310 AM; 20 kW; NEWPORT NEWS, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE BAY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPMH (1010 AM; 10 kW; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WHKT (1650 AM; 10 kW; PORTSMOUTH, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WSMO (1120 AM; 20 kW; CAMP LEJEUNE, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Nags Head:

  • WVOD (99.1 FM; MANTEO, NC; Owner: CONVERGENT BROADCASTING LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WZPR (92.3 FM; NAGS HEAD, NC; Owner: CONVERGENT BROADCASTING OUTER BANKS LLC)
  • WOBR-FM (95.3 FM; WANCHESE, NC; Owner: EAST CAROLINA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOBX-FM (98.1 FM; MANTEO, NC; Owner: EAST CAROLINA RADIO, INC.)
  • WURI (90.9 FM; MANTEO, NC; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES UNIVERSITY OF NC AT CHAPEL HILL)
  • W219BO (91.7 FM; MANTEO, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCXL (104.1 FM; KILL DEVIL HILLS, NC; Owner: MAX RADIO OF THE CAROLINAS LICENSES LLC)
  • WRSF (105.7 FM; COLUMBIA, NC; Owner: EAST CAROLINA RADIO, INC.)
  • WWOC (94.5 FM; HATTERAS, NC; Owner: MAX MEDIA OF THE CAROLINAS LLC)
  • WKOC (93.7 FM; CHESAPEAKE, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WFMI (100.9 FM; SOUTHERN SHORES, NC; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • W215AU (90.9 FM; MANTEO, NC; Owner: UNIV OF NORTH CAROLINA CHAPEL HILL)

TV broadcast stations around Nags Head:

  • WSKY-TV (Channel 4; MANTEO, NC; Owner: SKY TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WUND-TV (Channel 2; COLUMBIA, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Nags Head, North Carolina:
  • Fatal accident count: 29
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 41
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 9
  • Fatalities: 32
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 84
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 8
North Carolina average:
  • Fatal accident count: 108
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 167
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 31
  • Fatalities: 117
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 289
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 18

See more detailed statistics of Nags Head fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here



FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Harold Meacombs, Nc12 1.3 North Of Bodie Island Light House (Lat: 35.836306 Lon: -75.570833), Type: 149.3, Overall height: 149.3 m
    Registrant: 7573224956, Glenn.Peach@navy.Mil, 6506 HAMPTON BLVE
  • Edward G Roach, 401 West 8th Street (Lat: 35.991167 Lon: -75.651917), Type: 54.3, Overall height: 51.8 m
    Registrant: 0000000000
  • Edward G Roach, 401 West 8th Street (Lat: 35.991167 Lon: -75.651917), Type: 54.3, Overall height: 51.8 m
    Registrant: 0000000000
  • Edward G Roach, 401 West 8th Street (Lat: 35.991167 Lon: -75.651917), Type: 54.3, Overall height: 51.8 m
    Registrant: 0000000000
  • Edward G Roach, 401 West 8th Street (Lat: 35.991167 Lon: -75.651917), Type: 54.3, Overall height: 51.8 m
    Registrant: 0000000000
  • Harold Meacombs, Nc12 1.3 North Of Bodie Island Light House (Lat: 35.836306 Lon: -75.570833), Type: 149.3, Overall height: 149.3 m
    Registrant: 7573224956, Glenn.Peach@navy.Mil, 6506 HAMPTON BLVE
  • Edward G Roach, 401 West 8th Street (Lat: 35.991167 Lon: -75.651917), Type: 54.3, Structure height: 37055 m, Overall height: 51.8 m, Licensee ID: L
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Nags Head, NC)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Nags Head)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Nags Head)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 90
  • Hazardous Condition: 147
  • Service Call: 2

Incident types - Nags Head


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Nags Head, NC

Most common first names in Nags Head, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2082.6 years
Robert2067.2 years
William1773.5 years
John1678.2 years
George1272.1 years
James1274.1 years
Margaret1084.5 years
Joseph974.1 years
Helen882.5 years
Charles867.0 years
Most common last names in Nags Head, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Midgett1280.9 years
Smith1077.5 years
Williams1079.7 years
Johnson881.0 years
Brown684.8 years
Mann675.2 years
Tillett677.0 years
Scarborough581.4 years
Davis582.6 years
Thompson576.4 years
Businesses in Nags Head, NC
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1KFC1
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture1
Aeropostale1New Balance1
Applebee's1Outback1
Dairy Queen1Outback Steakhouse1
DressBarn1RadioShack1
Dunkin Donuts1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Sears1
GNC1Staples1
Gap1Subway2
Gymboree1U.S. Cellular1
H&R Block1UPS7
IZOD1Vans4
J.Crew1YMCA1
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