Dare County North Carolina Homes

Dare County North Carolina Homes

Dare County North Carolina Homes

Dare County is the easternmost county in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 33,920.[1] Its county seat is Manteo.[2] The county is named after Virginia Dare, the first child born in the Americas to English parents, who was born in what is now Dare County.[3]

Dare County North Carolina

Dare County North Carolina

At one time, the now-abandoned town of Buffalo City was the largest community in the county.[4] Because it includes much of Pamlico Sound, Dare County is the largest county in North Carolina by total area, although if one were to consider land area only, it drops down to 68th in size among the state’s 100 counties. This is because, according to the Census Bureau’s 2010 statistics, only 24.54% of its area is land, the lowest percentage of all counties in the state. Robeson County is the largest county in North Carolina by land area only. Dare

As of the census[11] of 2010, there were 33,920 people, 12,690 households, and 8,450 families residing in the county. The population density was 78 people per square mile (30/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 92.3% White, 2.5% Black or African American, 0.4% Native American, 0.6% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander, 2.4% from other races, and 1.8% from two or more races. 6.5% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. Dare County North Carolina Homes.  About 5.50% of families and 8.00% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.90% of those under age 18.