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Villages & Towns in Outer Banks

For travelers seeking an authentic coastal experience, the variety of towns and villages that dot the picturesque coastline of the Outer Banks are sought out by visitors far and wide. These quaint towns offer natural beauty, historical charm, a range of outdoor adventures, numerous culinary delights, and a sense of community that beckons visitors back year after year. 

Whether you’re seeking the hustle and bustle of centrally located towns or prefer a quieter coastal village, Outer Banks offers something for everyone. Keep reading to discover more about the 15 towns and villages that make up the Outer Banks coastline.

An illustrative map of North Carolina's Outer Banks shows the major towns and communities found on the islands.