Dedicated to Virginia Dare
Dare County is the easternmost county in the U.S and is in the North Carolina Coastal Plains. As of the 2010 census, the population was 33,920. Its county seat is Manteo. The county is named after Virginia Dare in 1870, the first child born in the Americas to English parents, who was born in what is now Dare County.
Map of Dare County
With municipals and township labels.
Board of Commissioners
(Left to right) Hannon Fry, Richie Burke, Martha Wickre, Mayor Jamie Daniels, Darrell Collins, Christine Walker, Nancy Peele.
Seal of Dare County