Avon North Carolina

nc towns
and beaches

alphabetical listing


ATLANTIC BEACH

 

AVON BEACH

 

BALDHEAD ISLAND

 

BEAUFORT

 

BUXTON

 

CALABASH

 

CAROLINA BEACH

 

CAROVA

 

CASWELL BEACH

 

CEDAR ISLAND

 

COROLLA BEACH

 

DUCK

 

EMERALD ISLE

 

FORT FISHER

 

FRISCO

 

HAMMOCKS BEACH

 

HATTERAS

 

HOLDEN BEACH

 

INDIAN BEACH

 

KILL DEVIL HILLS

 

KITTY HAWK

 

KURE BEACH

 

NAGS HEAD

 

NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH

 

OAK ISLAND

 

OCEAN ISLE BEACH

 

OCRACOKE

 

PEA ISLAND

 

PINE KNOLL SHORES

 

ROANOKE ISLAND

 

RODANTHE

 

SALVO

 

SANDERLING

 

SHALLOTTE

 

SOUTHERN SHORES

 

SOUTHPORT

 

SUNSET BEACH

 

SURF CITY

 

TOPSAIL BEACH

 

TOPSAIL ISLAND

 

WAVES

 

WILMINGTON

 

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH

 

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Where is Avon NCAvon North Carolina is a community located in a section of the North Carolina Outer Banks known as the Cape Hatteras National Shore in Dare County, on Hatteras Island.

Located ten miles south of Salvo and north of Buxton on Hatteras Island. The town was renamed Avon from it original Indian name of Kinnakeet by the U.S. Postal Service when a post office was established there in 1883.

 

Avon is a very popular vacation destination. There are plenty of rental homes available.

Most all offer excellent views and good access to the beach. As with all Outer Banks locations, fishing is a popular vacation activity and Avon has a pier for your fishing pleasure.

 

The U.S. Life-Saving Service constructed the Little Kinnakeet Life Saving Station in 1874. One of seven built on the Outer Banks to aid crews caught in the rough, treacherous waters offshore. It remaining active, under the Coast Guard from 1915, until decommissioned in 1954.avon beach pier

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

 Carolina Coastal Living 2014