Town of Nags Head

Nags Head is a city on the . Legend has it that the names comes from when pirates used to put a lantern around a horse's neck and walk along the beach.

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Park
is a North Carolina state park in , in the . Photo: Zrudisin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Hospital
is a critical access hospital located in , on the .

Archaeological site
was an iron-hulled gunboat of the United States Navy. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is a town in the of . Photo: Morgan Riley, CC BY 3.0.

Town of Nags Head

Latitude
35.9469° or 35° 56' 48.7" north
Longitude
-75.6267° or 75° 37' 35.9" west
Open Location Code
8776W9WF+P8
Population
2,760
Elevation
13 feet (4 metres)
Geo­Names ID
7171466

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