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Welcome to Fort Raleigh City ...

Fort Raleigh City is located in Dare County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Fort Raleigh City: Ft. Raleigh City

Fort Raleigh City is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: Fort Raleigh City lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Fort Raleigh City: (252)

Communities near Fort Raleigh City ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Fort Raleigh City.

  • Kill Devil Hills [Dare County]
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    • Kill Devil Hills [Dare County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Fort Raleigh City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,413 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kill Devil Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kill Devil Hills
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kill Devil Hills<5>
  • Kitty Hawk [Dare County]
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    • Kitty Hawk [Dare County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Fort Raleigh City
    • 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]
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    • Southern Shores [Dare County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Fort Raleigh City
    • 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 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Fort Raleigh City
    • 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>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Manteo [Dare County]
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      • Manteo [Dare County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Fort Raleigh City
      • 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>
    • Duck [Dare County]
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      • Duck [Dare County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Fort Raleigh City
      • 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>
    • Manns Harbor [Dare County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manns Harbor
      • Manns Harbor [Dare County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Fort Raleigh City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manns Harbor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manns Harbor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manns Harbor<5>
    • Whalebone [Dare County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whalebone
      • Whalebone [Dare County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Fort Raleigh City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whalebone
    • Wanchese [Dare County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wanchese
      • Wanchese [Dare County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Fort Raleigh City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wanchese have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wanchese
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wanchese<5>
    • Point Harbor [Currituck County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Point Harbor
      • Point Harbor [Currituck County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Fort Raleigh City
      • 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>

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 Fort Raleigh City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fort Raleigh City.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fort Raleigh City. 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 Fort Raleigh City.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fort Raleigh City ...

Looking for more information about Fort Raleigh City? 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 Fort Raleigh City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Fort Raleigh City.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Dare County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fort Raleigh City. 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 Fort Raleigh City - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fort Raleigh City) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fort Raleigh City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fort Raleigh CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fort Raleigh City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9366, Longitude: -75.7068       In this case, the coordinates for Fort Raleigh City 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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