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Welcome to Point Harbor ...

Point Harbor is located in Currituck County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Point Harbor: Pt. Harbor

Point Harbor is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Point Harbor: (252)

Communities Also Named Point Harbor ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Point Harbor - they are located in Mississippi, Tennessee and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Point Harbor.

Communities near Point Harbor ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Point Harbor.

  • Kill Devil Hills [Dare County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kill Devil Hills
    • Kill Devil Hills [Dare County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Point Harbor
    • 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]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kitty Hawk
    • Kitty Hawk [Dare County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Point Harbor
    • 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 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Point Harbor
    • 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Point Harbor
    • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manteo
      • Manteo [Dare County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Point Harbor
      • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duck
      • Duck [Dare County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Point Harbor
      • 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>
    • George Town Sands [Dare County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for George Town Sands
      • George Town Sands [Dare County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Point Harbor
      • 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
    • Poteskeet Village [Dare County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poteskeet Village
      • Poteskeet Village [Dare County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Point Harbor
      • 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
    • Powells Point [Currituck County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powells Point
      • Powells Point [Currituck County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Point Harbor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powells Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powells Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Powells Point<5>
    • Sandy Ridge [Dare County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy Ridge
      • Sandy Ridge [Dare County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Point Harbor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandy Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy Ridge

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Point Harbor ...

Looking for more information about Point Harbor? 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 Point Harbor, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Point Harbor.

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About Currituck County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Currituck County: www.co.currituck.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 Currituck, 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 Point Harbor - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Point Harbor) 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 Point Harbor. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Point HarborOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Point Harbor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0788, Longitude: -75.7946       In this case, the coordinates for Point Harbor 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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