North Carolina Highway 34

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NC 34 marker

NC 34
Route information
Maintained by NCDOT
Length: 9.177 mi[2] (14.769 km)
Existed: 1970s[1] – present
Major junctions
South end: US 158 near Camden
North end: NC 168 near Currituck
Location
Counties: Camden, Currituck
Highway system
NC 33 NC 35

North Carolina Highway 34 (NC 34) is a short north–south state highway in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Spanning a distance of 9.177 miles (14.769 km), the route passes through a few small unincorporated communities in eastern North Carolina's Inner Banks near Elizabeth City.

Route description[edit]

The route's southern terminus is the intersection with US 158 in the community of Belcross, in Camden County. From there, it progresses in a general northeastern direction through Hastings Corners, where it also becomes known as Shawboro Road. After uniting with Indiantown Road, NC 34 continues north to its northern terminus at NC 168 in Sligo, Currituck County.

History[edit]

Over the years since the 1930s, NC 34 has occupied a variety of routes in the northeastern part of North Carolina, including current-day NC 168, NC 343, NC 344, and US 158.[1]

Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile[2] km Destinations Notes
Camden Camden 0.000 0.000 US 158 Southern terminus of NC 34
Currituck Currituck 9.177 14.769 NC 168 Northern terminus of NC 34
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

Route map: Google / Bing

  1. ^ a b NCRoads Annex - NC 34
  2. ^ a b "NCDOT GIS Data Layers". North Carolina Department of Transportation. 2012. Retrieved December 28, 2012.