North Carolina Dare County Public Schools

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Overview for Dare County, NC
Part of: Kill Devil Hills NC, Micropolitan Area
Map of Dare County, NCDare County is one of about 3,141 counties and county equivalents in the United States. It has 383.6 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 88.4 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population grew by 328.4%. On the 2000 census form, 99.0% of the population reported only one race, with 2.7% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 2.2% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.34 persons compared to an average family size of 2.79 persons.

In 2005 accommodation and food services was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $15,331. Per capita income grew by 27.9% between 1994 and 2004 (adjusted for inflation).

People & Income Overview
(By Place of Residence)
Value Industry Overview (2005)
(By Place of Work)
Value
Population (2005) 33,903 Covered Employment 19,987
Growth (%) since 1990 49.1% Average wage per job $25,664
Households (2000) 12,690 Manufacturing – % all jobs in County 4.0%
Labor Force (persons) (2005) 22,460 Average wage per job $31,691
Unemployment Rate (2005) 4.6 Transportation & Warehousing – % all jobs in County 0.9%
Per Capita Personal Income (2004) $31,401 Average wage per job $31,870
Median Household Income (2003) $44,345 Health Care, Social Assist. – % all jobs in County 3.9%
Poverty Rate (2003) 7.9 Average wage per job $36,107
H.S. Diploma or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 88.6 Finance and Insurance – % all jobs in County 2.2%
Bachelor’s Deg. or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 27.7 Average wage per job $48,887

1. CAPE HATTERAS ELEMENTARY
Address: Po Box 989, Buxton, NC 27920
Phone: (252) 995-5730
County: Dare County
Enrollment: 240
Grades: PK-5

2. CAPE HATTERAS SECONDARY
Address: Po Box 948, Buxton, NC 27920
Phone: (252) 995-5730
County: Dare County
Enrollment: 346
Grades: 6-12

3. DARE CO ALTERNATIVE HIGH
Address: Po Box 1878, Manteo, NC 27954
Phone: (252) 473-3141
County: Dare County
Enrollment: 26
Grades: 7-12

4. FIRST FLIGHT ELEMENTARY
Address: Po Box 1836, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
Phone: (252) 441-1111
County: Dare County
Enrollment: 361
Grades: PK-5

5. FIRST FLIGHT HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 100 Veteran Drive, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
Phone: (252) 449-7000
County: Dare County
Enrollment: 836
Grades: 9-12

6. FIRST FLIGHT MIDDLE
Address: Po Box 1999, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
Phone: (252) 441-8888
County: Dare County
Enrollment: 651
Grades: 6-8

7. KITTY HAWK ELEMENTARY
Address: 16 Dogwood Trail, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949
Phone: (252) 261-2313
County: Dare County
Enrollment: 467
Grades: PK-5

8. MANTEO ELEMENTARY
Address: Po Box 190, Manteo, NC 27954
Phone: (252) 473-2742
County: Dare County
Enrollment: 576
Grades: PK-5

9. MANTEO HIGH
Address: Po Box 280, Manteo, NC 27954
Phone: (252) 473-5841
County: Dare County
Enrollment: 424
Grades: 9-12

10. MANTEO MIDDLE
Address: Po Box 817, Manteo, NC 27954
Phone: (252) 473-5549
County: Dare County
Enrollment: 351
Grades: 6-8

11. NAGS HEAD ELEMENTARY
Address: P.O. Box 1507, Nags Head, NC 27959
Phone: (252) 480-8880
County: Dare County
Enrollment: 536
Grades: PK-5