Kitty Hawk

Kitty Hawk

Where tranquil country vibes meet chic coastal living

Welcome to Kitty Hawk

Kitty Hawk is a sanctuary where the whispers of the sea merge with the murmurs of untouched nature. Delight in a peaceful retreat set against a backdrop of rural landscapes, offering a sanctuary for the soul. Here, the air is rich with salt and freedom; coastal beauty seamlessly blends with the serenity of open fields and charming hamlets. This neighborhood exemplifies an exquisite blend of the Outer Banks' various moods, offering something irresistibly unique.

What to Love

  • From beach bustle to rural tranquility, Kitty Hawk has it all
  • Kitty Hawk Village is a nostalgic nod to historic fishing hamlets
  • Sound-side properties offer unparalleled, panoramic vistas
  • The perfect blend of small-town feel and expansive history

Local Lifestyle

Kitty Hawk charms its residents with a subdued yet vibrant lifestyle — a rare quality that distinguishes it from its bustling neighbors. It's like living in a continuous loop of the Outer Banks' most cherished historic film reel, all while enjoying modern amenities. The intimacy of a small town, rich in history and less tampered by commercial development, makes Kitty Hawk an inviting destination for those who seek a more balanced, authentic coastal living experience.

Dining and Entertainment

For foodies and fans of exceptional service, Black Pelican Oceanfront Restaurant provides the quintessential ocean-view dining escapade. The view is your appetizer, the ambiance is your main course, and the service is the cherry on top.
Next, Trio Restaurant and Market is an unmissable experience where every meal feels like a culinary soiree. Additionally, the market at Trio allows you to take home a piece of this culinary heaven.
For those days when you're craving a casual, fun-filled meal, make your way to Capt'n Franks. Here, not only do the hot dogs reign supreme, but the atmosphere keeps you hooked, quite literally!
If you are searching for a perfect backdrop for a romantic date night or a sophisticated gathering, Ocean Boulevard Bistro offers an experience that is nothing short of sublime. Elegance meets charm in an atmosphere that is bound to make every occasion memorable.

Things to Do

Thrill-seekers and tranquility hunters alike will find solace in the Kitty Hawk Pier. This iconic landmark is more than just a wooden structure over water; it's a portal to endless adventures, whether fishing, sunrise gazing, or simply contemplating life.
Outdoor enthusiasts can't miss out on the Kitty Hawk Woods Coastal Reserve. This natural sanctuary offers a rare glimpse into the undisturbed side of the Outer Banks. Whether you're hiking, bird-watching, or kayaking, this is where nature speaks in a language only your soul understands.
If golf is your true passion, you’ll feel right at home at Sea Scape Golf Links. Featuring a gorgeous course with sand dunes and meandering paths, this golfing paradise offers plenty of challenges and fun.

Overview for Kitty Hawk, NC

3,664 people live in Kitty Hawk, where the median age is 50 and the average individual income is $45,468. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

50 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for Kitty Hawk, NC

Kitty Hawk has 1,571 households, with an average household size of 2.33. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Kitty Hawk do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 3,664 people call Kitty Hawk home. The population density is 451.84 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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51.5 / 48.5%

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The following schools are within or nearby Kitty Hawk. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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