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People

Total Population 5,888
Male Share of the Population 50.9%
Female Share of the Population 49.1%
Senior Citizens 16.5%
Employed Population 16+ 2,976
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 46.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 36.7%
Median Earnings25+ $35,661
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $17,102
Median Earnings With High School Degree $34,226

Wealth

Median Family Income $86,023
% Above Poverty Level 88.3%
% Below Poverty Level 11.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 9.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.2%
% Using Public Transportation 2.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 31.3%
Median Gross Rent $1,129
Median House Value $254,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.6%
US/American 0%
English 11.5%
Irish 20.5%

Carolina Beach Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 13 miles S of Wilmington, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 127 miles S of Raleigh, North Carolina
County New Hanover
Metro Area Wilmington
Standard Zip Codes 28428
Phone Area Codes 910
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.035
Longitude -77.893

Carolina Beach Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station SOUTHPORT 5 N
Distance 7.4 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 56 F
Apr Temp 49 to 71 F
Jul Temp 70 to 88 F
Oct Temp 51 to 76 F
Annual Precip 60.9 inches
Station WILMINGTON NEW HANVR AP
Distance 16 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 56 F
Apr Temp 51 to 74 F
Jul Temp 72 to 90 F
Oct Temp 54 to 76 F
Annual Precip 57 inches
Station WILMINGTON 7 N
Distance 19.5 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 56 F
Apr Temp 49 to 75 F
Jul Temp 70 to 90 F
Oct Temp 51 to 75 F
Annual Precip 58.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bald Head Island 179 $95,750
Boiling Spring Lakes 5,529 $46,494
Caswell Beach 450 $90,313
Kure Beach 2,388 $79,286
Southport 3,032 $72,274
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