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Knotts Island, North Carolina

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The location of Knotts Island

Welcome to Knotts Island ...

Knotts Island is located in Currituck County.

The location of Knotts Island has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Knotts Island: Knotts Is. (in Canada, 'Isld.' is the more common abbreviation.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Knotts Island for more information about variations on the name of Knotts Island.

Knotts Island is near sea level<2>.

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

The area code for Knotts Island: (252)

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Knotts Island. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Knotts Island. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Knotts Island.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Knotts Island:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Knotts Island ...

Looking for more information about Knotts Island? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Knotts Island, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Knotts Island.

Communities near Knotts Island ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Currituck   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Knotts Island

Maple   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Knotts Island

Barco   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the South (S) of Knotts Island

Corolla   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Knotts Island

Coinjock   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the South (S) of Knotts Island

Aydlett   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the South (S) of Knotts Island

Shawboro   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Knotts Island

Moyock   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the West (W) of Knotts Island

Pungo   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the North (N) of Knotts Island

Located in Virginia Beach City (VA)

Poplar Branch   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the South (S) of Knotts Island

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Knotts Island.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Currituck County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Currituck County:

The official website for State of North Carolina:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Knotts Island - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Knotts Island) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Knotts Island. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Knotts Island

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Knotts Island. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5135, Longitude: -75.9191     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Knotts Island have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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