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Welcome to Avalon Bench ...

Avalon Bench is located in Dare County<1>.

The location of Avalon Bench has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Avalon Bench is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: Avalon Bench lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Avalon Bench lies within the (252) area code.

Communities near Avalon Bench ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Avalon Bench.

  • Kitty Hawk [Dare County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kitty Hawk
    • Kitty Hawk [Dare County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Avalon Bench
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,598 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kitty Hawk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kitty Hawk
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kitty Hawk<5>
  • Southern Shores [Dare County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southern Shores
    • Southern Shores [Dare County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Avalon Bench
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,997 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southern Shores have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southern Shores
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southern Shores<5>
  • Nags Head [Dare County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nags Head
    • Nags Head [Dare County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Avalon Bench
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,997 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nags Head have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nags Head
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nags Head<5>
  • Manteo [Dare County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manteo
    • Manteo [Dare County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Avalon Bench
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,468 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manteo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manteo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manteo<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Duck [Dare County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duck
      • Duck [Dare County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Avalon Bench
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 394 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duck have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duck
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duck<5>
    • Point Harbor [Currituck County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Point Harbor
      • Point Harbor [Currituck County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Avalon Bench
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point Harbor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point Harbor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Point Harbor<5>
    • Fort Raleigh City [Dare County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Raleigh City
      • Fort Raleigh City [Dare County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Avalon Bench
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Raleigh City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Raleigh City
    • George Town Sands [Dare County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for George Town Sands
      • George Town Sands [Dare County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Avalon Bench
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for George Town Sands have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on George Town Sands
    • Harbinger [Currituck County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harbinger
      • Harbinger [Currituck County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Avalon Bench
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harbinger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harbinger
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harbinger<5>
    • Poteskeet Village [Dare County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poteskeet Village
      • Poteskeet Village [Dare County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Avalon Bench
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poteskeet Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poteskeet Village

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Avalon Bench. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Avalon Bench.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Avalon Bench. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Avalon Bench.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Avalon Bench. See our Newspapers Page for Avalon Bench.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avalon Bench ...

Looking for more information about Avalon Bench? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Avalon Bench, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Avalon Bench.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for North Carolina

About Dare County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Avalon Bench. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Dare County: www.co.dare.nc.us/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Dare, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avalon Bench - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Avalon Bench) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avalon Bench. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0427, Longitude: -75.6780       In this case, the coordinates for Avalon Bench have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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