#snippet-top#Barco has long stood as a middleground between the communities of Hampton Roads and Elizabeth City. Its location between these two area hubs, have established Barco as home to many long businesses and commercial activity. Barco's central location in Currituck County has worked to make it the home of the Currituck County Airport, Currituck High School, and the Currituck County Library.
One of the highlights of Barco home ownership is its central location. Its location makes getting to the beach, Elizabeth City, Hampton Roads, and the rest of Currituck County no problem.#snippet-bottom#
The town of Barco receieved its name from its first postmaster, Caleb Barco.