Currituck County

Currituck County

Last updated October 2021

21,195 Total Voters

Republican 41.86% Democrat 15.84% Libertarian 0.96% Green 0% Constitution 0% Unaffiliated 41.34%
White 87.36% Black 5.03% Other 7.61%

Currituck County () is the northeasternmost county in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 23,547. Its county seat is Currituck. The county was formed in 1668 as a precinct of Albemarle County and later gained county status in 1739. The name is "traditionally said to be an indigenous word for wild geese; Coratank." Currituck County is included in the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Area. It is in the northeastern section of the state and is bounded by the Atlantic Ocean, Currituck Sound, Camden County, Dare County and the Commonwealth of Virginia. Currituck Court House, mentioned as early as 1755, was the name of the county seat. Today the words "Court House" have been dropped and only Currituck is used as the town name.

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Unemployment 5.72%

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In the General Assembly

  • State House
  • Bob Steinburg (NC-1)
  • State Senate
  • Bill Cook (NC-1)

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