An idyllic coastal haven tailored for the luxe life

Welcome to Duck

Imagine strolling through a tranquil, pedestrian-friendly landscape graced with upscale charm. You’ve arrived in Duck. The town is a tapestry of secluded beaches and intimate corners, where cobblestone pathways lead you to exquisite experiences. Living here means having access to some of the most secluded oceanfront on the East Coast — a privacy afforded by exclusive beach access, where public intrusion is blissfully absent.

What to Love

  • Premier East Coast lifestyle wrapped up in coastal elegance
  • An aqua-centric haven fostering laid-back living
  • Leisure and luxury just steps away with dining, shopping, and sunset views
  • Enjoy the ethereal boardwalk, a gift to residents for unrivaled water vistas
  • Exceptional, resident-only beaches devoid of public crowds

Local Lifestyle

The local lifestyle in Duck is the epitome of coastal chic. Imagine a life where dining delights, retail therapy, and unparalleled entertainment are all but a leisurely walk away from your home. Whether you're a resident or a seasonal visitor, the Soundside Boardwalk is more than a pathway — it's an open invitation to pause and take in the radiant hues of the setting sun over the water. Here, every beach seems like a closely guarded secret, accessible only to those who call this enchanting enclave home.

Dining, Shopping, and Entertainment

Dive into a symphony of flavors at NC Coast Grill and Bar. Revel in its vibrant atmosphere while savoring meticulously crafted seafood delicacies.
On the flip side, allow the tranquil views of the Currituck Sound to envelope you at The Blue Point. The experience is much more than dining; it's an escapade into a universe where each dish is a mélange of local ingredients and gourmet expertise. The wine list is curated to perfection and designed to elevate your dining experience.
For a rustic, homely vibe, head over to The Village Table and Tavern. It's a place where the ambiance and menu strike a perfect balance, inviting guests into an atmosphere that feels both lavish and cozily familiar. Looking for a diverse culinary portfolio in a cozy setting? The Paper Canoe has been universally praised for its commitment to freshness and flair in every dish.
Indulge in a lavish evening at Aqua, where sumptuousness meets aesthetics. Each dish is a work of art, perfectly complementing their robust cocktail selection.
Your shopping ventures can take you to two stunning locales: the whimsical Scarborough Faire Shopping Village or the stylish elegance of The Waterfront Shops, each offering an unparalleled shopping experience with a dash of luxury.

Things to Do

Take a leisurely sojourn at the Town of Duck Park & Boardwalk, where placid waters meet retail elegance. It's not just a walkway — it's a journey through the town's luxe and leisure offerings amidst impressive nature views. An equally compelling attraction is the Duck Jazz Festival. This fun-filled annual event transforms the town into a rhythmic paradise, filling the air with melodic tunes and a sense of togetherness that’s hard to replicate.

Overview for Duck, NC

1,511 people live in Duck, where the median age is 60.3 and the average individual income is $70,743. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

60.3 years

Median Age


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Duck, NC

Duck has 600 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Duck do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 1,511 people call Duck home. The population density is 436.96 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

53.14 / 46.86%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group


0-9 Years


10-17 Years


18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree

Total Households


Average Household Size


Average individual Income

Marital Status


Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

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