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Welcome to Manteo ...
We aren't confident of the location of Manteo, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Manteo, you might consider that their post office opened in 1886.
Manteo is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Manteo lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Manteo is within the boundaries of the (434) area code.
Communities Also Named Manteo ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are two Virginia communities named Manteo: This one is located in Buckingham County and the other is located in Nelson County.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Manteo.
Communities near Manteo ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Manteo.
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 Manteo. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Manteo.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Manteo. 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 Manteo.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Manteo. See our Newspapers Page for Manteo.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Manteo ...
Looking for more information about Manteo? 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 Manteo, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Manteo.
Adding Manteo to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Manteo in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Manteo was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6>
We also found Manteo in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Manteo.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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